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Wednesday, April 23, 2014

  • Tomorrow: Getting Started with Digital Humanities
    From: Sheridan Center
    To: All Graduate Students

    Getting Started with Digital Humanities
    Thu 4/24
    Sheridan Center

    What are the digital humanities? How do they offer new ways to think about teaching and research across...
  • TODAY Career Walk-in Hours
    From: CareerLAB
    To: All Students, All Faculty

    TODAY Wednesday, April 23, 1:30-3:30pm at CareerLAB

    Come to walk-in hours for quick questions, resume or cover letter critique, and to learn about our services. Use our...
  • Inside Money: Managing Income and Debt
    From: Benefits Office
    To: Campus Faculty, Exempt Staff, Non-Exempt Staff, Union Staff

    Individuals who are interested in developing budgeting and debt management skills are invited to join TIAA-Cref on 4/30 from 12-1 PM in the Hillel Chapel. TIAA-CREF’s Financial...
  • A Reading by Rosmarie Waldrop and Nikolai Duffy
    From: Lori A. Baker
    To: All

    Distinguished poet Rosmarie Waldrop, author of more than three dozen volumes of poetry, fiction, and criticism, will read from her work in the Contemporary Writers Reading...
  • TODAY Fashion Industry Panel
    From: CareerLAB
    To: All Students, All Faculty

    TODAY Wednesday, 4/23, 6-7pm at Granoff

    An informative event featuring fashion industry insider Stephen Chiu '89, Director of Design at Macy's. He also formerly...
  • MES Luncheon Seminar - Anthony Watson - 4/30
    From: Middle East Studies
    To: All

    “Ideologies of Power and Minority Status in Medieval Persia: The Case of the Church of the East.”
    Anthony Watson, Adjunct Assistant Professor of History and Associate Director...
  • May 1+2 - Embedded! Engaged Scholarship Workshop
    From: Middle East Studies
    To: All

    May 1st 9a-5p + May 2nd 9a-1p. Joukowsky Forum, Watson Inst.
    This workshop is the second leg of the annual Engaged Scholarship Workshops organized by Middle East Studies, under...
  • Earth Week Yoga on the Green
    From: emPOWER
    To: All

    Get in touch with Mother Nature this Earth Week at Yoga on the Green! Co-sponsored by YAM, we'll be hosting a special outdoor yoga class on Ruth Simmons Quad (Lincoln...
  • History Lecture Series: Concluding Roundtable
    From: History Department
    To: All

    "Doing the Work of History: Document, Audience, Community, Responsibility"

    Monday, May 5, 1-2:30 PM
    Pavilion Room, Peter Green House

    Faiz Ahmed
    Roquinaldo Ferreira...
  • How to get the HPV vaccine for FREE at UHS
    From: Naomi K. Ninneman
    To: All Students

    The HPV vaccine is strongly recommended for people of all genders up to age 26. Brown students who have not been vaccinated, or who haven't completed the 3 doses, may be...
  • TODAY -Office of Financial Aid Dedicated to ADOCH
    From: Elizabeth M. Murphy
    To: All

    In an effort to accommodate undergraduate admitted students/families visiting campus for A Day On College Hill (ADOCH) today 4/23, the Office of Financial Aid is suspending...
  • Beneath the Waves Film Festival! Save the Date!
    From: Christine Marie Mullen
    To: All

    Independently created films documenting marine science and conservation issues. Films created by scientists and students for sharing with the global audience. Hosted by Ecology...
  • Brown Noise: Toastmasters Meeting
    From: Matthew George Dorros
    To: All Students

    What's up fellow Brunonians!
    Want to become a better public speaker? Every Wednesday from 8-9 PM we will be having a Toastmasters meeting in Barus and Holly room 190....
  • PASS Intro to Excel
    From: Melwyn Pak
    To: All Students

    Learning the basics of Excel can further you in life and the workplace. Willing to learn? Classes will introduce students to excel related terminology, charts, graphs, formulas,...
  • TODAY - Writer valter hugo mãe
    From: Kaitlin B. Beall
    To: All

    The Department of Portuguese and Brazilian Studies will host Portuguese writer valter hugo mãe for lunch and a conversation TODAY (4/23) at 12:00pm, in the George...
  • Hispanic Cinemas Screening Series
    From: Melissa A. DeAugustinis
    To: All

    The Department of Hispanic Studies invites you to join us for:
    Hispanic Cinemas Screening Series: My Life without Me
    (Isabel Coixet, 2003. 106 min.)
    Wednesday, April 30th, 6pm...
  • TOMORROW! Forum on Climate Change and Rhode Island
    From: Center for Environmental Studies
    To: All Undergraduates, All Graduate Students, Campus Faculty, All Staff

    Climate Change and Rhode Island - A Forum for Gubernatorial Candidates
    Thu, April 24th, 9:00-11:00am
    List 120


    The impacts of climate change...
  • FREE Advanced Screening of NEIGHBORS - TONIGHT!
    From: Kiki Madeline Barnes
    To: All Students

    Brown University Motion Pictures and NBCUniversal present a FREE advanced screening of "Neighbors"!!!

    7pm @ Avon Cinema

    Reserve tickets NOW:...
  • Mandatory New Student Group Orientation!
    From: Student Activities Committee
    To: All Undergraduates

    The Student Activities Committee is holding a New Group Orientation for newly categorized student groups on Friday, April 25th at 5pm in Wilson 309. We will be covering some...
  • Preservation Week Talk by Elisabetta Polidori
    From: Jennifer Braga
    To: All

    In honor of Preservation Week, Elisabetta Polidori, a Fellow in Paper Conservation at the NEDCC, will give a talk about the technical examination and conservation treatment of...
  • JCB Short Term Fellows Talk (4/23)
    From: Leah S. Milan
    To: All

    The John Carter Brown Library will host the Short-Term Fellows Talk at the John Carter Brown Library on Wednesday, April 23rd at 4:00 p.m. Sheryllynne Haggerty, from University...
  • Vigil in Commemoration of the Armenian Genocide
    From: Leigh Kalarian Kendall
    To: All

    Armenians and the Brown Community are invited to gather tomorrow, Thursday, April 24 at 7 p.m. in front of Salomon, to commemorate the 99th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide...
  • CLACS: Book Presentation and Panel Discussion
    From: Emma Victoria Phillips
    To: All Students, All Faculty, Exempt Staff, Non-Exempt Staff

    CLACS Presents:
    Wednesday, 4/23: Book presentation and panel discussion: Crecer a golpes: Crónicas y ensayos de América Latina a 40 años de Allende y...
  • HKSA Dumpling Night TONIGHT!
    From: Jonathan Yue Shun Poon
    To: All Undergraduates

    Join the HKSA Board tonight (04/23) for our final event of the year: a night of free and delicious dumpling-making! You'll be able to wrap your own dumplings from scratch,...
  • Ballade: Aerial Arts Spring Show!
    From: Brown Aerial Arts Society
    To: All Students

    Brown Aerial Arts, the only circus performance group at Brown and RISD will be presenting the work of experienced student aerialists this Saturday April 26 at 7:00pm and Sunday...
  • TODAY Moral Voices Keynote Speaker: Romeo Dallaire
    From: Valerie Nicole Langberg
    To: All

    Lieutenant-General Roméo Dallaire will be speaking on April 23 in the Friedman Auditorium at 7:30pm. Dallaire is recognized worldwide as a leader in peacebuilding. He led...
  • Get Your Tickets for the Spring Festival of Dance!
    From: Zachery Charles Rufa
    To: All

    The Department of Theatre Arts & Performance Studies presents its annual Spring Festival of Dance in Stuart Theatre, featuring the talents of faculty and students as well as...
  • TOMORROW: Senior Gift Challenge Announcement
    From: Annual Fund
    To: 4th Year Students

    SENIORS: Check your email first thing tomorrow, April 24 for an announcement about a special challenge and a link to a video, which features some of our classmates! Tomorrow is...
  • SEEED Social Entrepreneurs Evening Social (4/25)
    From: Erin Maudiene Cohee
    To: All

    Come to The Steel Yard (27 Sims Ave) on FRIDAY APRIL 25 6-10pm for a night of music, food and fun! Meet social enterprise leaders from across the country, sample delicious food...
  • Bikes@Brown
    From: Arielle Rose Johnson
    To: All Students

    Bikes@Brown, a member group of Empower, is still holding office hours and will do so through reading period. Come to the basement of Faunce on Wednesday, Friday, or Sunday from...
  • TONIGHT @ 7 pm: Memory Loss Tapes Screening
    From: Tara Torabi
    To: All

    Tonight, 4/23: Wilson 101, 7 pm. Free pizza provided!

    The Brown Alzheimer's Activists will be screening "The Memory Loss Tapes," the first segment of the Emmy...
  • * Apply to be a Jews of Brown photojournalist! *
    From: Rebecca Michal Carrol
    To: All Undergraduates

    Want to take photos for Jews of Brown? Add "photojournalist" to your resume? Be part of an awesome team and popular project?

    Apply by May 4 to...
  • TODAY - Shakespeare's Birthday Party - FREE CAKE
    From: Austen Hyde
    To: All Students

    Today is William Shakespeare's 450th birthday! Come to his birthday party on Simmons Quad (Lincoln Field) 8-10 p.m. with cake, baked goods, snacks, bubbly drinks, music,...
    From: Margot Smith Penney
    To: All

    Brown Polo Club is excited to offer an intro to polo clinic to the Brown community THIS SATURDAY April 26th. If you are interested in trying polo (ON HORSEBACK)! please email...
  • Teaching with Technology Winners!
    From: Instructional Technology Group
    To: All Faculty, All Staff

    Congratulations to the following instructors for their effective use of technology in advancing teaching and learning at Brown University. The winners were nominated by students...
  • Classics Lecture by Angelos Matthaiou, May 5, 2014
    From: Department of Classics
    To: All Undergraduates, Humanities Grad Students, Social Sciences Grad Students, All Faculty, All Staff

    Please join the Department of Classics for a lecture by Angelos Matthaious (Greek Epigraphic Society and American School of Classical Studies at Athens), "New Attic...
  • Winners of Library's Undergraduate Research Prize
    From: Jennifer Braga
    To: All

    The Brown University Library is pleased to announce the winners of the 2014 Undergraduate Research Prize for Excellence in Library Research: Leah Jones ‘17 for her paper...
  • Graduate/Medical Student Panel - Tonight!!
    From: Women in Science and Engineering - WiSE
    To: All Undergraduates

    Torn between grad school and med school? Deciding between a PhD and MD? Come to WiSE's Graduate and Medical Student Panel TONIGHT (April 23rd) at 6:30-8PM in the Science...
  • Propose to direct SotG's fall show
    From: Austen Hyde
    To: All Students

    Want to direct site-specific theater in the fall? Shakespeare on the Green's call for proposals is still open! You can propose to direct any Shakespearean or...
  • Shakespeare staging workshop: 'This Green Plot'
    From: Austen Hyde
    To: All Students, All Faculty

    This Green Plot: Staging Shakespeare Then and Now
    A workshop with Starveling & Valentine
    5:30 p.m. TODAY, April 23
    JWW 501
    This interactive workshop will explore how...
  • Book launch: The Civic Imagination
    From: Peter Klein
    To: All

    Celebrating the launch of The Civic Imagination: Making a Difference in American Political Life. The authors and their Providence collaborators talk about ways to build a better...
  • Senior Survey 2014: What does the future hold?
    From: Office of Institutional Research
    To: All Undergraduates, All Faculty, All Staff

    Thank you to all of the seniors who completed Senior Survey 2014! We had a great response rate this year of 68%. Congratulations to the 50 students who won a Senior Week...
  • Women of Color Faculty Lunch Series - 4/25
    From: Mary Nga Nguyen
    To: All Undergraduates

    This Friday, 4/25, from 12-2pm at the Third World Center Formal Lounge, join us for an informal lunch discussion with Professors Leticia Alvarado (American Studies and Ethnic...
  • Wednesday Weekly Recipe Share on SAC Facebook Page
    From: Staff Advisory Council
    To: All Staff

    Need a quick, easy, and healthy recipe for dinner tonight? SAC can help. Learn how to make hummus and grilled vegetable wraps.

    Check out today's new recipe:...
  • Canceled Public Lecture at ICERM: Math of Origami
    From: ICERM
    To: All

    We regret to inform you that we have to cancel our upcoming ICERM public lecture, "From Flapping Birds to Space Telescopes: The Mathematics of Origami" scheduled for...
  • RESUMES TODAY - Summer Session Registration
    From: Continuing Education
    To: All Undergraduates

    Summer Session registration resumes today and continues through June 25.

    Browse all courses and register online.
  • Wednesday Inspiration
    From: Office of the Chaplains and Religious Life
    To: All

    Office of the Chaplains and Religious Life invites you to Wednesday Inspiration today, April 23rd from 5:30 to 6:00 pm, for a weekly ecumenical gathering featuring uplifting...
  • Today -Politics of Race in the Post-Socialist East
    From: The Pembroke Center
    To: All Undergraduates, Humanities Grad Students, Social Sciences Grad Students, Campus Faculty, Exempt Staff, Non-Exempt Staff, Limited Duration Staff

    "The Politics of Race in the Post-Socialist East"
    A film screening and discussion of the award-winning documentary Feature: "Family Portrait in Black and...
  • Announcing the second neural decoding competition
    From: Thomas R. Serre
    To: All

    The new Initiative for Computation in Brain and Mind at Brown announces the second neural decoding competition for reading out cognitive and visual information from...
  • [Echo Symposium] The Story of the Stone
    From: Shuying Ni
    To: All Students

    ECHO Symposium welcomes Prof. Dore Levy from the Departments of Comparative Literature and East Asian Studies to give a talk entitled “Paths to Enlightenment in The Story of the...
  • Happy Residential Peer Leaders Appreciation Week!
    From: Office of Residential Life
    To: All

    Over the course of the week, we will highlight each specific program within the RPL community. Continuing with our week today we celebrate the Women Peer Counselors Program and...

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