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Topic: Christina Paxson

With a packed schedule from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m., President Christina Paxson says she always tries to make time to talk to students.

Features

For Paxson, presidency both challenges and inspires

April 21, 2014 33 comments

As President Christina Paxson sat down for lunch with the Student Athletic Advisory Board at her house, she encouraged her guests to drive the conversation.

University News

U.’s next decade surveyed in State of Brown

March 6, 2014 15 comments

President Paxson spoke about a capital campaign, her longterm University goals as well as a wide range of other issues during the State of Brown address.

University News

U. begins implementation of strategic plan

November 15, 2013 4 comments

Two pilot sophomore seminars in the spring will focus on ‘diversity and social justice.’

Undergraduate education has historically been a key academic priority for the University.

University News

Plan surfaces tensions around U.’s academic focus

November 7, 2013 5 comments
This article is part of the series Launching a Legacy?

Brown’s ‘university-college’ model will underlie discussions about future academic initiatives.

University News

Fall 2013 Student Poll 2 Results

November 6, 2013 Comments are Disabled
This article is part of the series Fall 2013 Student Poll 2

Full results and methodology for the second Fall 2013 Student Poll.

Poll shows mixed opinions on Ray Kelly, coal divestment

University News

Poll shows mixed opinions on Ray Kelly, coal divestment

November 6, 2013 9 comments
This article is part of the series Fall 2013 Student Poll 2

A poll conducted by The Herald revealed shifting approval of President Christina Paxson.

Several proposals in Paxson’s strategic plan, including the physical expansion of Brown’s campus, will require significant fundraising efforts.

University News

Strategic plan initiatives hinge on financial uncertainties

November 5, 2013 9 comments
This article is part of the series Launching a Legacy?

The focus and success of an upcoming capital campaign will influence Brown’s direction.

Columns

Brown Divest Coal: An open letter to President Paxson and the Corporation

November 4, 2013 20 comments

It will take vision and leadership to get us off coal in time. This week, you demonstrated neither.

President Christina Paxson’s plan builds on her predecessor’s but contrasts with Ruth Simmons’ vision of Brown in terms of specificity and ambition.

University News

As Paxson charts U.’s future, Simmons’ influence lingers

November 4, 2013 2 comments
This article is part of the series Launching a Legacy?

Shifting economic circumstances instilled caution in President Christina Paxson’s strategic plan.

Members of the Corporation will meet today through Saturday to discuss University policy. Brown Divest Coal has called for members with vested interest in the coal industry to abstain from any divestment vote.

University News

Corporation to evaluate strategic plan, coal divestment

October 24, 2013 1 comment

The trustees and fellows will also celebrate this year’s opening of the School of Public Health.