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Community members remember Associate Professor of History Robert Douglas Cope for his vibrant enthusiasm for his work.

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Beloved University professor passes away at 64

November 19, 2019 0 comments

Associate Professor of History Robert Douglas Cope— known as Doug by colleagues, friends and family — passed away Oct. 6 at the age of 64.

Petrarca, known to his coworkers as “Father John,” was respected for his commitment, kind heart and willingness to help others.

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John Petrarca, University technician, dies at 64

November 5, 2019 0 comments

John Petrarca Jr., who worked as a water treatment technician at the Department of Facilities Management for the past six years, passed away Sept. 24 at the age of 64.

Paul Shanley, Deputy Chief of Police at the Department of Public Safety and decorated officer, is remembered by both his family and Chief of Police Mark Porter for his lifelong dedication to his community.

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Paul Shanley, DPS deputy chief of police, dies at 61

September 5, 2019 0 comments

Paul Shanley, Deputy Chief of Police at the Department of Public Safety, passed away August 19 at the age of 61 after an eight-month battle with a rare form of bone cancer.

Community mourns death of undergraduate student

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Community mourns death of undergraduate student

January 28, 2019 0 comments

William Povell ’20, a computer science concentrator from Baltimore, passed away, wrote Vice President for Campus Life Eric Estes and Dean of the College Rashid Zia in an email  to the University community Monday. Povell was “deeply immersed in activities across the (computer science) department,” they wrote.

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Brattoli ’19 dies following stroke

August 17, 2018 0 comments

Anthony Brattoli ’19 died July 18, wrote Vice President for Student Life Eric Estes and Dean of the College Rashid Zia in a community- wide email July 31. He passed away in his home city Chicago after experiencing a cerebral hemorrhage and entering a coma in the Czech Republic.

Russo-Rodriguez (center) was granted a Student and Employee Accessibility Services award in May 2017 alongside Daniel Crowell ’17 (right) and Sarah Libfrained '17 (left).

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Sandra Russo-Rodriguez passes away

February 20, 2018 0 comments

Sandra Russo-Rodriguez, senior lecturer in the department of chemistry, passed away last Saturday, according to a University press release.

Letter: In memory of Noah Arnold ’20

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Letter: In memory of Noah Arnold ’20

January 10, 2018 1 comment

Noah completed his freshman fall semester and intended to major in mathematics, but was cultivating a growing interest in the fine arts.

Belyakova died in the middle of August 2017, weeks before their junior year was about to begin. At Brown, Belyakova acted in more than six plays.

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Belyakova ’19 remembered for humor, talent

October 4, 2017 0 comments

Friends and faculty close to Kristina Belyakova ’19 remember them as a quietly humorous, intensely passionate and contradictory individual.

Jessica Fisher ’16 remembered for positivity, tenacity

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Jessica Fisher ’16 remembered for positivity, tenacity

February 28, 2017 0 comments

Throughout her time at Brown, Jessica Fisher ’16 could always be found dancing, reading, drawing or finishing her thesis in the geology center.

Michael McKeown, a professor of medical science, was admired by colleagues for his passion, sense of humor and commitment to the sciences.

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McKeown remembered for scholarly acumen, K-12 STEM advocacy

February 1, 2017 0 comments

After Michael McKeown died Dec. 21, many colleagues reflected on McKeown’s passion for both scholarly pursuits and advocacy that permeated his life’s work.