Topic: funding

Singh ‘19.5, Gold ’20, Gomberg ’20: UFB funding is inequitable, misguided

Op-eds, Opinions

Singh ‘19.5, Gold ’20, Gomberg ’20: UFB funding is inequitable, misguided

December 3, 2019 3 comments

In light of this week’s funding release by the Undergraduate Finance Board, we, the leaders of Brown’s largest service organizations, wish to voice our profound disappointment in UFB’s funding practices.

UFB releases student group funding data

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UFB releases student group funding data

November 26, 2019 0 comments

The Undergraduate Finance Board published the funding amounts of nearly 200 student groups Monday afternoon, revealing how much each group has received from the Board since the 2014-15 school year.

Lehrer-Small ’20: Funding for club sports is an equity issue

Columns, Opinions

Lehrer-Small ’20: Funding for club sports is an equity issue

October 29, 2019 0 comments

Every September, dozens of students flood the Brown athletic fields for ultimate frisbee try-outs wearing sports clothes and nervous smiles. Some are juniors or seniors, many are first-years looking for a community. On the sideline, new players rifle through a trash bag filled with spare cleats.

BrownTogether reaches $2 billion milestone

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BrownTogether reaches $2 billion milestone

March 22, 2019 0 comments

The University’s BrownTogether fundraising campaign recently surpassed a $2 billion fundraising milestone in its push to reach $3 billion by 2022.

Construction for the health and wellness center and residence hall is slated to begin in October.

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University selects architecture firm for health, wellness center, residential hall

February 1, 2019 0 comments

The Corporation’s Committee on Facilities and Campus Planning has selected architectural firm William Rawn Associates to design a new integrated health and wellness center and residence hall at 450 Brook St., said University Architect Collette Creppell.

Editorial: UFB’s budget reports need to be comprehensive and timely

Editorials, Opinions

Editorial: UFB’s budget reports need to be comprehensive and timely

December 2, 2018 0 comments

On Nov. 21, the Undergraduate Finance Board released its budget report for the 2018-2019 academic year. According to the report, UFB’s approximately $2.2 million budget comes primarily from the $286 student activities fee all Brown students must pay.

Undergrad finance board to release budget report Nov. 21

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Undergrad finance board to release budget report Nov. 21

November 9, 2018 0 comments

The Undergraduate Finance Board will release its first budget report Nov. 21, according to UFB Chair Lisa Schold ’19 and Vice Chair Julian De Georgia ’20.

Bouton ’20: We must demand a fossil fuel-free DNC

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Bouton ’20: We must demand a fossil fuel-free DNC

October 29, 2018 0 comments

In June, the Democratic National Committee ended its long-standing policy of accepting money from the fossil fuel industry. But in August, a resolution put forth by party Chairman Tom Perez ’83 P’18 reversed the June decision.

August ’19, Kent-Daggett ’19, Taswell ’19: A slam dunk proposal for Brown athletics

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August ’19, Kent-Daggett ’19, Taswell ’19: A slam dunk proposal for Brown athletics

October 21, 2018 19 comments

Brown sports teams are bad. So bad. Almost no one attends the games. They are no fun to watch. And not in a funny “ha-ha” way, but in a “well, there goes another $17.7 million” kind of way.

Corporation approves new site for performing arts center

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Corporation approves new site for performing arts center

June 2, 2018 1 comment

The Corporation approved the new performing arts center site between Angell and Olive Streets, following controversy surrounding the previously proposed site.