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College orientation: A guide for introverts

Orientation season has arrived, and with this rite of passage comes the pressure to socialize.

Many of us leave for college having internalized the mantra that it will be the best four years of our lives and that we’ll make lifelong friendships. 869 more words


Announcing the Food Heritage, Hybridity & Locality Conference

I have the distinct pleasure of helping to plan the Food Heritage, Hybridity, and Locality Conference, which will be held here at Brown University October 23-25, 2014. 238 more words


Cops: 3rd Brown player cited in sex assault probe

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Two Brown University football players who were investigated in an alleged sexual assault case referred to a third player being involved, according to law enforcement documents. 257 more words


Use Brown University’s Choices Program to Engage Students

Do you struggle to use textbooks as an effective educational tool? If you do, I want you to think about your students. Imagine you are a teenager. 684 more words

Tom Mullaney

From Brown: "Care improves with culture change"

Brown University

August 25, 2014
David Orenstein 401-863-1862

If a nursing home makes an extensive investment in “culture change” it will see improvements in quality of care, according to a new study led by Brown University gerontology researchers. 813 more words

Applied Research & Technology

Rachel Vercillo verbally commits to Brown University

Rising junior attacker Rachel Vercillo has made a verbal commitment to to play Division 1 lacrosse at Brown University. Last season, she was pivotal on the offensive end in many of the Brothers games as she recorded 30 goals, 22 assists, and 52 points. 20 more words

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Top 50 LGBT-Friendly Colleges List Released

Campus Pride released an index this week to base colleges off of when looking at safety and academic life for LGBT students at schools across the country. 264 more words