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  1. FirstWorks Urban Carnevale,Read the original story

    17 hrs ago | The Phoenix

    ... Ribab Fusion), plus some local talent (Sidy Maiga & AfriManding featuring Michelle Cruz and the Brown University African Dance Troupe, and RI-Sounding Voices, a statewide chorus). Plus: the Avenue Concept will create a temporary sculpture park; Tape ...

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  2. Archaeological Institute of America Presents Lecture on 'Floods of...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WGRE-FM Greencastle

    ... past president of the Archaeological Institute of America and professor of Old World Archaeology at Brown University. AIA is North America's oldest and largest archaeological organization, with more than 250,000 members and over 100 societies across ...

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  3. Nmsu Volleyball: Aggies sweep Rams to open tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Las Cruces Sun-News

    ... and 2-1 in neutral courts while handing the Rams their second loss of the season. The Aggies will meet Brown University at 8 a.m. today before facing host New Hampshire to conclude the tournament at 5 p.m. NMSU outhit Rhode Island .240 to .109 and ...

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  4. Joseph Tucci to kick off Leadership in Technology seriesRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    Joseph Tucci, chairman and CEO of EMC Corporation, will visit Brown University Thursday, Sept. 25, to deliver the inaugural Leadership in Technology lecture, a new series of lectures by leading technology CEOs, sponsored by Computing and Information Services at Brown.

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  5. Lipscombe named BIBS interim directorRead the original story

    Friday | PressReleasePoint

    Diane Lipscombe, an award-winning teacher and expert on neuron ion channels, will serve as interim director of the Brown Institute for Brain Science while John Donoghue is on sabbatical during 2015. PROVIDENCE, R.I. [Brown University] - Diane Lipscombe, professor of neuroscience, will serve as the interim director of the Brown Institute for Brain Science while John Donoghue is on sabbatical in Switzerland in 2015, Provost Vicki Colvin and Dr. Jack Elias, dean of medicine and biology, announced today.

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  6. Ocera Therapeutics, Inc. Announces Appointment Of To BoardRead the original story

    Friday | BioSpace

    ... Corporation, California Biotechnology and Eli Lilly & Company. He holds a Bachelor's degree in biology from Brown University and a Master's degree in management from Northwestern University, Kellogg Graduate School of Management. Mr. James also ...

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  7. Survey Finds Benefits, Risks Of Yoga For Bipolar Disorder, Brown University RevealsRead the original story

    Friday | BioSpace

    Survey Finds Benefits, Risks Of Yoga For Bipolar Disorder PROVIDENCE, R.I. [Brown University] - Right now no one can say whether yoga provides clinical benefits to people with bipolar disorder, but in a new article in the Journal of Psychiatric Practice , researchers report survey responses they gathered from scores of people with the condition who practice yoga. What the collective testimony suggests is that yoga can be a substantial help, but it sometimes carries risks, too.

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  8. New Minister Installed at Federated ChurchRead the original story

    Friday | TheAlternativePress.com

    DeBoer graduated with honors in early American history from Brown University and later continued his education at Yale Divinity School where he received a Master of Divinity. DeBoer has served as a minister at Yale Divinity School Chapel and also as a consultant for Round Table for Mission Development, where he worked with partner Disciples churches in Argentina and Paraguay.

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  9. Benefits, risks of yoga for bipolar disorder: survey resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Medical News Today

    ... Uebelacker, associate professor (research) of psychiatry and human behavior in the Alpert Medical School of Brown University and a staff psychologist at Butler Hospital. Hatha yoga is the practice, familiar in the West, in which people move between ...

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  10. Failed Medicare payments law remains relevantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Science Daily

    ... tackle this once again," said Adashi, professor of medicine and former dean of the Alpert Medical School of Brown University. "This bill could be a constructive recipe to resolve this issue." The bill, which was supported by physician organizations ...

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  11. The Visceral Company Stages H.P. Lovecraft's the Call of Cthulhu, Now thru 11/9Read the original story

    Thursday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... and LA Weekly Theater Award winner Dan Spurgeon. Blocker performs all 9 characters in the show, from a Brown University archaeologist, to a New Orleans police detective, to a Norwegian sailor and his wife. All of these personae are linked together ...

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  12. The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, appoints Dr. Aim e E. Froom as Curator of Islamic ArtRead the original story

    Thursday | Art Daily

    ... brings many years of teaching experience at the undergraduate and graduate levels at institutions including Brown University, Bard Graduate Center, the Trinity College program in Paris, and The American University of Paris. In Houston, she has an ...

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  13. Tyler Grayson, Travis Pascoe complete Brown University wrestling coaching staffRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Examiner.com

    Todd Beckerman, who just completed his first year as head coach at Brown University , has put his mark on his coaching staff by promoting Tyler Grayson to head assistant, and welcoming Travis Pascoe as an assistant coach, the Providence, R.I. school announced Wednesday . Grayson first joined the Bears coaching staff in August 2011.

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  14. I love your liberal smell, my darlingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Mail & Guardian

    ... behind this is ambiguous. To study what could be at the basis of this attraction, Dr Rose McDermott from Brown University in the United States took 146 people, between the ages of 18 and 40, who identified as either strongly conservative or strongly ...

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  15. Five candidates running for three Berkeley school board postsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Contra Costa Times

    ... Alper Age: 40 Occupation: Law professor at UC Berkeley Education: Bachelor of Arts in American studies from Brown University; law degrees from New York University and Georgetown University Norma Harrison Age: 79 Occupation: Real estate agent ...

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  16. Ocera Therapeutics Announces Appointment of Steven P. James to BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | GlobeNewswire

    ... Corporation, California Biotechnology and Eli Lilly & Company. He holds a Bachelor's degree in biology from Brown University and a Master's degree in management from Northwestern University, Kellogg Graduate School of Management. Mr. James also ...

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  17. Spaces Still Available for Fall Recreation ProgramsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Patch.com

    ... in picturesque views of the Atlantic and end the day with a relaxing picnic. A trip to Manning Hall at Brown University will take place on November 4th to view a collection from the Haffenreffer Museum of Anthropology. The trip fee includes ...

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  18. yoga for bipolarRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | RedOrbit

    ... had a significant positive impact on their life." according Dr. Lisa A. Uebelacker of Butler Hospital and Brown University and her colleagues. The team cautions that their results also show that yoga has risks, including the potential worsening of ...

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  19. Yoga may be beneficial for bipolar disorderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Examiner.com

    ... PhD, associate professor (research) of psychiatry and human behavior in the Alpert Medical School of Brown University and a staff psychologist at Butler Hospital. Hatha yoga is the practice, familiar in the West, in which people move between various ...

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  20. Survey Finds Promise in Yoga for Bipolar DisorderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | PsychCentral

    ... Uebelacker, associate professor (research) of psychiatry and human behavior in the Alpert Medical School of Brown University. The survey also raised some concerns about heated yoga, which is consistent with evidence that the use of certain ...

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