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Facebook Rants (Vol. V)

(September 19, 2016)
Oh.My.God. And I say that in prayer because goodness knows this country needs it!
The IG for the Dept of Homeland Security has put out a report that says… 322 more words

Hillary Clinton

Nora Gordon Kicks Off Fall 2016 Education Department Speaker Series

On Thursday, Sept. 22, students, faculty and staff gathered over lunch in the Barus Building Dewey Conference Room for the first of the Department of Education’s four-part fall semester speaker series. 1,006 more words


Cheit Anoints Himself Chair of the Ethics Commission

At the Rhode Island Ethics Commission’s September 13 meeting, Prof. Ross Cheit declared his willingness to serve yet another term as Chairman, noting briefly that he will be on academic leave from Brown University, but that he won’t have to miss too many Commission meetings. 252 more words

#Johanna Harris

Post Seventy Three - A Trip To The Woodshed

It wasn’t a good weekend for either of my teams.  Brown lost to Harvard 32-22 in the Ivy League season opener and my Bulldogs got taken to the woodshed in Oxford.   20 more words

Waterfire - Providence, RI, USA

From Newport there is a RIPTA 60 bus that goes to Providence directly. But I didn’t know this, and took a long route via Peter Pan bus, which required a transit in Fall River of 1.5hr. 862 more words


Brown reinstates ties to ROTC that it cut during Vietnam War

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Brown University is offering students a way to train to become officers in the Navy, Marine Corps and Air Force for the first time since the Vietnam War. 112 more words

Local News

Historian Linford Fisher to Speak

Slavery and Freedom Series

September 27, at 7 PM 

United Congregational Church 

Professor Linford Fisher

“New England Slavery in an Atlantic World”

Free and Open to the Public – Sponsored by the Rhode Island Council for the Humanities… 401 more words

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