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Double ‘Jeopardy!’: Alum wins $32,600 on game show

David Brown ’12 has always had an affinity for trivia. This past July, he shared it with America during a three-day appearance on “Jeopardy!”. Brown netted  $32,600 on the popular evening game show.   Young talent Brown “always had a phenomenal memory for trivia,” said his mother ...


Alums boost online education platform

As the University’s relationship with online education inches forward, three alumni are jumping on the movement to shift higher education from building bricks to online clicks. Launched by two Stanford professors in April 2012, online education system Coursera’s self-described vision is of “a ...

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U. to partner with charter school network

The University will partner with the Knowledge is Power Program, a network of charter schools, following a $2.5 million donation from Bruce and Martha Karsh P'14 that will aid KIPP alums at Brown through increased academic and financial support. The partnership will focus not only on preparing underserved ...

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Forbes' best cities for working mothers

Forbes Magazine named Providence the fifth of 20 top cities for working mothers in a ranking released earlier this month. According to its website, Forbes ranked the top 20 cities out of the 50 most highly populated metropolitan areas, using the priorities of working mothers as a checklist. Metrics ...

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Beer, birds, bites mark fall festivities

From the German-inspired Oktoberfest to a historical Colonial Harvest Festival, Little Rhody is about to catapult itself into a celebration of autumn. The abundance of upcoming festivals offer the perfect opportunity to combine a love of fall with the chance to venture off College Hill. Most fall festivals ...

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