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The Brown University Community Council discussed long term sustainability goals, the library’s five-year strategic plan and other initiatives at Wednesday’s meeting.

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BUCC discusses sustainability, library initiative

November 21, 2019 0 comments

Assistant Provost for Sustainability Stephen Porder presented several long-term goals for sustainability during yesterday’s Brown University Community Council meeting.

Editorial: University should be a leader in fair food practices

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Editorial: University should be a leader in fair food practices

April 25, 2019 0 comments

On April 16 at a Brown University Community Council meeting, a group of students proposed a resolution to create a Fair Food Committee, which would set environmental and trade standards for food used on Brown’s campus.

At the Brown University Community Council meeting, Dean of Admission Logan Powell noted that the number of early applicants who applied for financial aid increased by 11 percent this year as compared to the previous year.

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Early decision applications surge for Class of 2023

November 13, 2018 1 comment

Dean of Admission Logan Powell presented statistics on the early decision applicants for the class of 2023 in light of the University’s Nov. 1 deadline at yesterday’s Brown University Community Council meeting.

Executive Director of Health and Wellness Vanessa Britto addressed the Brown University Community Council on Tuesday. The meeting covered topics including progress on the proposed health and wellness dorm at 450 Brook St.

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BUCC discusses future health, wellness dorm

October 9, 2018 0 comments

The University hopes to complete the new health and wellness center and dormitory at 450 Brook St. by fall 2021, said Vanessa Britto, executive director of health and wellness, at yesterday’s Brown University Community Council meeting.

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University discusses increasing aid for highest need students

March 20, 2018 0 comments

On Tuesday, the Brown University Community Council discussed a working proposal to increase food and textbook aid for undergraduate students with the highest financial need.

At Tuesday’s BUCC meeting, President Christina Paxson P’19 discussed the upcoming conclusions of two major staff searches.

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BUCC discusses staff search, DIAP annual progress report

April 18, 2017 0 comments

The University is concluding searches for open positions, said President Christina Paxson during Tuesday’s Brown University Community Council meeting.

BUCC discusses staff climate survey

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BUCC discusses staff climate survey

February 14, 2017 1 comment

The Brown University Community Council discussed the results of a staff climate survey and University concerns about President Donald Trump’s administration at its meeting Tuesday. The staff climate survey, conducted spring 2016, found that about 50 percent of staff members felt they were not respected by faculty members and do […]

The Brown University Community Coalition’s Tuesday meeting reviewed  the Title IX Office’s 2015-2016 report and campus education efforts.

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BUCC meeting covers Title IX Office updates

October 19, 2016 0 comments

The Brown University Community Coalition discussed the implementation of the Sexual Assault Task Force’s recommendations.

University officials presented updates on recent developments in a BUCC meeting Tuesday afternoon in the Kasper Multipurpose Room.

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BUCC addresses diversity, inclusion efforts

September 28, 2016 0 comments

The Brown University Community Council met Tuesday for the first time this semester to discuss new projects and receive updates on major University affairs.

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BUCC supports Indigenous People’s Day, Hilton workers

October 28, 2015 4 comments

Changing the name of Fall Weekend to Indigenous Peoples’ Day is the “bare minimum that the University can do to support Native students.”