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Catching Up to the Future? Advances and Challenges in the Politics, Society, and Social Policies of Contemporary Brazil

Pesquisadores discutem política, sociedade e políticas sociais brasileiras no Watson Institute da Brown University, 14 e 15 de novembro.

Leading scholars discuss Brazilian politics, society & social policies at Brown University’s Watson Institute, November 14-15. 18 more words


Attention Book Clubs!! I am so excited to announce this very special book give away! Win a SET of galleys for Sarah McCoy’s upcoming (May ’15) fabulous novel, 299 more words


Newport and Providence, RI

Sites visited: Newport and Providence, RI

Trip Duration: 2 days

Trip Summary:

Rhode Island, the nation’s smallest state, manages to pack into its tiny borders a long list of things to see and do on a weekend trip. 1,265 more words

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Spotlight On The News: November 2014 (Part II)

Happy Monday! As you read this, I’m relaxing running around somewhere at the luxurious Hyatt Regency Newport (RI) on Goat Island for NASPA Region I- more on that next week-but I wanted to make sure that I had ample content for this week even though I’m taking some time off in the real world (isn’t that nice of me?) so I’m back with the second installment of Spotlight on the News. 2,302 more words

Student Affairs

Providence public schools from a student perspective

This Thursday I attended a panel where 8 or 9 foreign students shared their experience at a public school here in Providence. They all come from different countries and are attending different schools too. 531 more words

Brown University

SPECTATOR: The subversive wonders of Kilkenomics

“What is a Minsky Moment, anyway?” asks Gerry Stembridge, a razor-sharp Irish comedian. “I’ve been reading about them in the papers and have often wondered”. Stembridge is putting the question to Paul McCulley, Chief Economist at Pimco, the world’s largest bond fund with over $200bn under management. 959 more words

Liam Halligan