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  1. Hasbro Children's Hospital finds need for better concussion prevention in youth sportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | EurekAlert!

    ... d Hospital. Rhode Island Hospital is the principal teaching hospital of The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, through which the

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  2. Graduate Workers Union petition for union recognition dismissedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Columbia Spectator

    ... to engage in collective bargaining by overturning a 2004 decision made by the national board that said that Brown University graduate students do not have the right to unionize. Paul Katz, a second-year history student at the Graduate School of Arts ...

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  3. Activist Alert 2-19-2015Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | Eugene Weekly

    ... of the Wayne Morse Center's 2015 theme of Media and Democracy. Keynote speaker is Wendy Hui Kyong Chun of Brown University. See waynemorsecenter.uoregon.edu for schedule. a Eugene Mayor Kitty Piercy and Ward 7 City Councilor Claire Syrett are ...

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  4. Tadpole model links drug exposure to autism-like effectsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | Medical News Today

    ... Understanding that connection could provide scientists with the opportunity to discover how to stop it. Brown University scientists report that they have developed a tadpole model to investigate how exposure to the drug VPA affects developing neural ...

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  5. Wrongful death lawsuit against MIT continues after years of contentionRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | The Tech

    ... that graduate students of any private institution were not employees, citing a past case that found that Brown University graduate students were not employees and thus could not unionize. Although the defendants argued that Han Nguyen's summer ...

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  6. Campus Calendar Application Opens to UndergradsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Harvard Crimson

    The smartphone calendar application Ventfull is now open for Harvard undergraduates to use after the Undergraduate Council paid to bring the service to campus for the semester. Ventfull, first started as a website at Brown University, is an online calendar tool that is geared towards colleges and aims to keep students informed of events happening on their campuses.

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  7. Opinion: ROTC students aren't "criminals"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | CU Independent

    CU Boulder's Joint ROTC Color Guard represents the four divisions of the program available at the university. In a recent article at the Brown University's Daily Herald entitled "ROTC: Return of the criminals," Brown student and opinion columnist Peter Makhlouf expressed his disdain for the ROTC program.

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  8. Assistant professor offers free tango lessonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Beacon

    ... department, added something else to this growing list: tango lessons. After giving tango lessons at Brown University, the tango enthusiast and his partner decided to give free lessons at FIU as well, but it was a bust. Only four students showed ...

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  9. Startup could change the way high school students practice musicRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | R & D

    ... of Ben Alderfer, also a sophomore studying computer science aat Purdue, and Edward Williams a student at Brown University, to help develop the initial product. The startup is receiving assistance through the Purdue Foundry, an entrepreneurship and ...

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  10. 'Favorite Vegan-Friendly Colleges' Contest is Off and RunningRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | PressReleasePoint

    ... chipotle chicken tacos; Bowdoin College, with a delectable Peruvian vegetable toss with organic quinoa; Brown University, offering vegan quesadillas with Daiya dairy-free cheese; and Wellesley College, with a stunning spread of ginger-sesame tofu. ...

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  11. Cure SMA Awards $140,000 Grant to Mustafa Sahin, MD, PhD, at Boston Children's HospitalRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | PR Log

    ... Who are you? I am an Associate Professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School, with a BS degree from Brown University, and an MD and a PhD from Yale University School of Medicine. I did a residency in both pediatrics and child neurology, along ...

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  12. Empire of Ivory by Naomi NovikRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2008 | SF Site

    ... American, she was raised on Polish fairy tales, Baba Yaga, and Tolkien. She studied English Literature at Brown University and did graduate work in Computer Science at Columbia University before leaving to participate in the design and development ...

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  13. Sandstede receives inaugural Jack K. Hale AwardRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | PressReleasePoint

    Mathematician BjA rn Sandstede has received the inaugural Elsevier Jack K. Hale Award in Dynamical Systems and Differential Equations, honoring the long-time editor-in-chief of the Journal of Differential Equations . PROVIDENCE, R.I. [Brown University] - BjA rn Sandstede, chair of Brown's Division of Applied Mathematics, has been honored with the Elsevier Jack K. Hale Award in Dynamical Systems and Differential Equations.

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  14. Snow-heavy roof gives way at PizzitolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Squash, basketball and other facilities on lower floors were not damaged and remain open. PROVIDENCE, R.I. [Brown University] - Sometime between midnight and 12:30 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 10, a section of the fabric roof over the Paul Bailey Pizzitola ...

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  15. Willowridge High graduate Inducted posthumously into Brown University's Athletics Hall of FameRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Fort Bend Star

    The Willowridge High School community is celebrating a recent honor presented to the family of Willowridge High School alumnus Gregory Parker. Brown University honored the legacy of Parker by inducting him posthumously into the university's Athletics Hall of Fame.

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  16. Stephen Kinzer: French, British colonialism grew a root of terrorismRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Boston.com

    ... nishment may come. Stephen Kinzer is a visiting fellow at the Watson Institute for International Studies at Brown University. Follow him on Twitter @stephenkinzer .

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  17. GoLocalProv | Business | NEW: Buonanno Nominated to Convention Center AuthorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Go Local

    ... nd a member of the Rhode Island Convention Center from October 2005 to April 2013. Buonanno holds a BA from Brown University and has a JD from Georgetown Law School.

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  18. UConn Designated as Federal Health Care Study CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | UConn Advance

    ... given the honor. Some of the other centers currently operating in the U.S. are overseen by Duke University, Brown University, Johns Hopkins University, and the Mayo Clinic. Reports produced by evidence-based practice centers around the country are ...

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  19. Geoffrey Arone Joins Whitepages at Executive Vice President of ProductsRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Business Wire

    ... his career as a Product Manager at Oracle and later Real Networks. Arone has a B.S. in Neural Science from Brown University and an MBA from MIT. He holds three patents- two in structured metadata architecture and one in identity data management. ...

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  20. Melissa Scholke: Concerning CalculationsRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 10 | The Michigan Daily Online

    ... thoughts and daily lives to shape the ways we view the bodies we inhabit. According to a study cited by a Brown University webpage on body image and health, "74.4% of normal-weight women stated that they thought about their weight or appearance 'all ...

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