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Topic: Paxson

Brown to welcome undergraduate students back to campus for in-person classes

News, University News

Brown to welcome undergraduate students back to campus for in-person classes

September 10, 2020 3 comments

Brown will welcome back more undergraduates to its residence halls and hold some in-person classes this fall, President Christina Paxson P’19 wrote in an email to the Brown community Thursday, Sept. 10. 

At the Brown University Community Council meeting March 10, President Christina Paxson P’19 discussed campus preparations in response to COVID-19, campus sustainability plans and the BrownTogether campaign.

COVID-19 Updates, News, University News

Paxson recaps COVID-19, sustainability, new housing at BUCC meeting

March 11, 2020 0 comments

President Christina Paxson P’19 addressed community concerns regarding COVID-19 coronavirus at the Brown University Community Council meeting March 10.

Douglas ’20: Don’t Panic President Paxson, COVID-19 is not here (yet)

Columns, Opinions

Douglas ’20: Don’t Panic President Paxson, COVID-19 is not here (yet)

March 9, 2020 4 comments

On Friday, President Christina Paxson P’19 announced that the University will cancel all non-academic events with over 100 people, among other precautions. These events include a University-wide dance and a chance for admitted students to visit Brown’s campus.

The University’s 10-year strategic plan was launched in 2014 by President Christina Paxson P ’19.

News, University News

Paxson and Locke reflect on ‘Building on Distinction’

February 20, 2020 0 comments

Following the midpoint of the 10-year strategic plan “Building on Distinction,” President Christina Paxson P ’19 and Provost Richard Locke P ’18 discussed the plan’s accomplishments and steps the University must take in the next five years to reach the outlined goals.

President Paxson has voiced her opposition to the divestment movement before, stating that the University cannot wade into political stances and advocate on behalf of certain issues.

News, University News

Paxson answers UCS questions on divestment, admissions

April 25, 2019 Comments are Disabled

President Christina Paxson P’19 presented on divestment and the national admissions scandal at the Undergraduate Council of Students’ general body meeting Wednesday evening.

President Christina Paxson P’19 and Boston Fed Chair Phillip Clay will relay conditions of the first district at a biannual conference in Washington, D.C.

News, University News

Paxson named deputy chair of Boston Fed

January 22, 2019 Comments are Disabled

On Jan. 9, University President Christina Paxson P’19 was named the deputy chair of the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston’s Board of Directors.

Despite not taking an economics course until her junior year at Swarthmore College, Paxson P’19 chose to pursue the subject as her major.

News, University News

Paxson P’19 discusses diversity in economics

October 30, 2018 Comments are Disabled

President Christina Paxson P’19 spoke about her experience as an economist and discussed diversity in the field at a lecture held in the University’s Science Center yesterday afternoon.

Metro, News

Partners HealthCare, Care New England settle on merger plan

June 2, 2018 1 comment

Following Partner HealthCare’s and Care New England’s definitive agreement to merge May 23, President Christina Paxson P’19, previously a vocal critic of the merger, stated in a press release that she was “optimistic” about the acquisition deal.

Faculty panel talks white nationalism in U.S.

News, University News

Faculty panel talks white nationalism in U.S.

September 6, 2017 Comments are Disabled

A faculty panel discussed the existence of white nationalism in the United States in the wake of Charlottesville in front of a packed Salomon 101.

Paxson P’19 stresses advocacy, diversity in ‘State of Brown’ address

News, University News

Paxson P’19 stresses advocacy, diversity in ‘State of Brown’ address

April 13, 2017 Comments are Disabled

President Christina Paxson P’19 highlighted the increased diversity in faculty hires and expansion of master’s programs at the annual State of Brown address