Topic: International

Nonprofit sends used prosthetics to patients in Vietnam

News, Science & Research

Nonprofit sends used prosthetics to patients in Vietnam

April 23, 2017 0 comments

Prosthetics in Vietnam typically cost upwards of $2000, and the average annual income in Vietnam is around $1700.

Letters to the Editor, Opinions

Letter: “International”: An artificial race

February 6, 2017 0 comments

To the Editor: The problems that Aliosha Bielenberg ’20 addressed in his op-ed are absolutely essential. However, “International” is a race. It is an artificial race created by and for the American federal government to legally persecute, oppress and discriminate against the foreign population. Other names for “international” include stranger, […]

International students navigate need-aware policy

University News

International students navigate need-aware policy

October 3, 2016 1 comment

This fall, 33 out of 1,691 first-years stepped on campus with a relatively uncommon label: international students on University financial aid.

Circle K fundraiser brings Krispy Kremes to College Hill

Arts & Culture

Circle K fundraiser brings Krispy Kremes to College Hill

March 8, 2016 0 comments

When Connor Watts ’18 and Trang Le ’18 set out to raise money for the community service club Brown Circle K, their thoughts jumped to Krispy Kreme.

Restrictions on the number of international applicants accepted to medical schools and the lack of financial aid limit options for students coming to study from abroad.

University News

International med school applicants face challenges

February 24, 2015 0 comments

With admission notification dates on the horizon, international applicants to med school likely have more to worry about than their domestic counterparts.


Editorial: U. should facilitate study abroad process

September 16, 2013 0 comments

The University should work to make it more feasible for students to apply to international programs and receive transfer credit once back on campus.

University News

India-related research receives initiative funding

April 25, 2013 0 comments

Undergraduates, graduates and professors will conduct studies in India this summer.

University News

Faculty exchange program fosters cross-cultural ties

April 5, 2013 0 comments

The program allows faculty members to exchange positions with international professors for a week.

Higher Ed

Alums’ tea company blends ‘do good’ approach and creativity

January 25, 2012 0 comments

For many Brown students, studying abroad can seem like an extended vacation. But for Tyler Gage ‘08.5, one semester in South America changed his entire career path — and led to a groundbreaking business idea.