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Tuesday, October 21, 2014

  • Class Board Presents: SUPER Heavy Petting (TODAY)
    From: Christine Marie Mullen
    To: All

    Join the 2016 Class Board to relieve some stress by taking pictures and playing with baby farm animals on Wriston Quad TODAY, Tuesday October 21, from 12pm-2pm! Baby. Farm....
  • Tomorrow in Focus:Saving For Your Ideal Retirement
    From: Christina M. Bernier, University Human Resources
    To: Campus Faculty, Exempt Staff, Non-Exempt Staff, Union Staff

    No matter where you are in your career, your retirement begins when you start saving for it. Join TIAA-CREF’s workshop leader on October 28 from 12-1 p.m. in the Hillel Chapel...
  • Multitasking in the Classroom-tomorrow
    From: Sheridan Center
    To: All Graduate Students, Campus Faculty, All Staff

    Multitasking in the Classroom
    Wed. Oct 22nd
    12 -1pm
    Sheridan Center (96 Waterman)

    Does multitasking impede your students’ learning? What can or should you do about it? Join...
  • Population Studies&Training Ctr (PSTC) Colloquia
    From: Susan M. Silveira
    To: All Graduate Students, All Faculty, All Staff

    The Population Studies & Training Center's Colloquium Series will be hosting Kristen Springer, Associate Professor, Department of Sociology, Rutgers University on...
  • Brown-MBL Information Session- TODAY
    From: Christine Marie Mullen
    To: All Undergraduates

    Want an Internship at the Marine Biological Laboratory in Woods Hole, MA? Come to the Brown-MBL Info Session and learn about Brown LINK Awards & Internships as well as the...
  • Beyond ‘Listening’ to the Student Voice
    From: Sheridan Center
    To: All Graduate Students, Campus Faculty, All Staff

    Tues, Oct 28, 12-1pm
    Sheridan Center 96 Waterman
    The Undergraduate Learning & Teaching Research Internship Scheme (ULTRIS) at The Univ of Western Australia is an...
  • Financial Aid Office Closing Early Today
    From: Elizabeth M. Murphy
    To: All Undergraduates, All Graduate Students, All Faculty, Exempt Staff, Non-Exempt Staff

    The Office of Financial Aid will be closing early today, 10/21/14 at 4:00 p.m. Please call/visit us earlier in the day for walk-in hours without an appointment, or on Wednesday,...
  • TODAY! Social Innovation Fellowship Workshop
    From: Social Innovation Initiative
    To: All Students

    Are you writing a proposal for the Social Innovation Fellowship? Join Assistant Director of Entrepreneurship Lizzie Pollock for a workshop on developing logic models, as well as...
  • How to Find an Internship
    From: CareerLAB
    To: 1st Year Students, 2nd Year Students, 3rd Year Students, All Graduate Students

    Tue. 10/28, 4-5pm at Salomon 001

    In this program we will review the resources and strategies necessary to find a summer internship. If you know what you are looking for or have...
  • 1948-Once Upon a Palestine screening of The Dupes
    From: Middle East Studies
    To: All

    Oct. 28 5:30 p.m.
    "1948 - Once Upon A Palestine" Movie Series curated by Ariella Azoulay, asst. prof. of Comparative Literature and Modern Culture and Media. "The...
  • A Conversation with Playwright Donald Margulies
    From: Lori A. Baker
    To: All

    Mark your calendars: Award-winning playwright Donald Margulies, author of the new play "The Country House," described in the LA Times as "deliciously...
  • Passport Day
    From: Debra A. Gallant
    To: All Undergraduates, All Graduate Students, Campus Faculty, Exempt Staff, Non-Exempt Staff

    The Office of International Programs is co-hosting Passport Day. Here, you can apply for your first passport, get professional consultation on passport renewal and how to get...
  • Sweden Info Session
    From: Debra A. Gallant
    To: All Undergraduates, Campus Faculty, Exempt Staff, Non-Exempt Staff

    Hej allihopa! Are you interested in studying abroad in Stockholm for a semester or year? If so, please join us for an hour of coffee, pastries and television at 4:00pm on...
  • SAVE THE DATE: Thomas Elsaesser ‘Frankfurt Modern’
    From: Cogut Center for the Humanities
    To: All Undergraduates, Humanities Grad Students, Social Sciences Grad Students, Campus Faculty

    "Frankfurt Modern: Corporate Europe, Urbanism, and Sustainability - Weimar and Now"
    November 11, 5:30 pm, Pembroke Hall, 172 Meeting St

    T. Elsaesser, U. of...
  • Leavetaking Info Session TONIGHT
    From: Benjamin Drosnin Chesler
    To: All Undergraduates

    Curious about what a leave of absence is, and whether it might make your time at Brown happier, more meaningful, or more productive? Thinking of taking a leave, but not sure how...
  • Academic Technology Workshops
    From: ITG
    To: All Graduate Students, All Faculty, All Staff

    Academic Technology is offering more workshops throughout the Fall 2014 semester! Learn more about Canvas, designing effective presentations, game-based learning, and a variety...
  • Alumni Career Pathways in Int'l Development
    From: CareerLAB
    To: All Students

    Tue. 10/28, 6-7pm at CareerLAB

    Many students are interested in international development work. But what is that work really like? What skills and experiences do you need to...
  • >>>> 10 Days to Independent Studies Deadline <<<<
    From: Ria Mirchandani
    To: All

    Friday Oct 31st is the deadline for Spring 2015 Independent Study projects.

    Have questions? Visit for FAQ, sample apps and other info.

    Looking for...
  • Time-Out Tuesday (Free BURP massages!)
    From: Donovan Michael Dennis
    To: All

    Looking for more free massage breaks?

    Good news! Come take a study break and get free back and necks rubs for TOT (Time-Out Tuesdays), hosted by BURP, the Brown University...
  • 'Pride' Screening and Q&A TOMORROW!
    From: Ivy Film Festival
    To: All

    Mark your calendars! The Ivy Film Festival is screening the
    feature film "Pride" tomorrow, Wednesday, October 22 at 7pm in Granoff.

    Based on an inspiring true story,...
  • TOMORROW: Free and Anonymous HIV Testing
    From: Sami Overby
    To: All

    Know your status: Free and Anonymous HIV Testing with AIDS Project RI. All are welcome! Located in the LGBTQ Center, on the third floor of 323 Robert Campus Center (Faunce)....
  • TODAY Harvard Business School 2 + 2 Program
    From: CareerLAB
    To: All Students

    TODAY Tue. 10/21, 4-5:30pm at CareerLAB

    The Harvard Business School 2+2 Application is a special opportunity for students in their final year of study in all disciplines to set...
  • Apply now!: S4 Winter GIS Institute
    From: Rachel S. Franklin
    To: All Graduate Students, All Faculty, Exempt Staff, Non-Exempt Staff

    Applications are now being accepted for S4's Winter GIS Institute, to be held January 5-16, 2015. Learn GIS/spatial analysis and how to incorporate these methods into your...
  • TODAY! Contexts for Education ca. 1764 at the JCB
    From: John Carter Brown Library
    To: All

    Tuesday, October 21, 5:30 p.m. John Carter Brown Library; reception to follow.

    The third lecture in the series, "1764: Brown's Founding in a Global Context"...
  • OBSIDIAN Online-Magazine Seeking Staff!
    From: Isabelle Nicole Edwards
    To: All Undergraduates, All Graduate Students

    Interested in writing-about, curating, and/or promoting Black creative expression + critical thought? Think about applying to OBSIDIAN online magazine!

    OBSIDIAN magazine is an...
  • BrownSites Series
    From: Computer Education
    To: All Graduate Students, All Faculty, All Staff

    Are you new to BrownSites or in need of a refresher? Sign up for our BrownSites series in LearningPoint. In this series we will cover how to create pages, news items, add...
  • BEARS VS. ZOMBIES: Tuesday 10/28-Saturday 11/1
    From: GlobeMed at Brown
    To: All

    Think you can survive a zombie plague?

    Think again.

    GlobeMed is hosting Brown University's first-ever BEARS VS. ZOMBIES game, a three-day long simulation of a zombie...
  • Accelerated 5th-year MPA from Watson/Taubman
    From: Taubman Center for Public Policy
    To: All Undergraduates, All Faculty, Exempt Staff, Non-Exempt Staff

    Add just a year of study to your undergrad program and accelerate your impact on the world.
    • Flexible curriculum emphasizing...
  • History of Social Class at Brown- 250th Event
    From: Tinotenda Gwisai
    To: All Undergraduates, Humanities Grad Students, Social Sciences Grad Students

    "History of Social Class at Brown"- $ocial Classmates' 250th Event
    The event will be a self-guided multimedia tour showcasing perspectives about socioeconomic...
  • Art Therapy Thursdays
    From: Queen Nefertiti A Shabazz
    To: All Students

    With a particular focus on and involvement in various art therapy programs in the greater Providence community, Radical Artists' mission is to promote mental health,...
    From: Amy B Simmons
    To: All Undergraduates, Physical Sciences Grad Students

    Please join us for the School of Engineering Corporate Affiliates Board Career Panel. Wednesday, 10/22, Barus & Holley 168, 3:30 - 4:30 PM. Hear from engineer advisory board...
  • Diwali Puja
    From: Hindu Student's Association
    To: All Students, All Faculty

    Come celebrate and learn about Diwali, the festival of lights, with the Hindu Students Association and South Asian Students Association! Join us for a puja ceremony on Diwali...
  • CCMB Seminar
    From: CCMB
    To: All Students, All Faculty

    October 22nd, 4:00 pm - Swig Boardroom - CIT 241

    Chris Gignoux
    Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Genetics
    Stanford School of Medicine

    "Ancestry in the...
  • Financial Services Closing Early Tuesday 10/21
    From: Wynette Zuppardi
    To: All

    Financial Services will close early on October 21. The Cashier Office will close at 3:30 pm and the Bursar and Loan Offices will close at 4:00 pm. The offices will reopen for...
  • OVPR Salomon Research Awards - Deadline 11/3
    From: Margaret M Manning
    To: Campus Faculty

    Reminder, the Salomon application deadline is Monday, November 3, 2014. Salomon Research awards (up to $15,000) are competitive internal research funds administered by the...
  • Ass out of U and Me (11/19 @ 4pm)
    From: Sheridan Center
    To: All

    (7 into 15) + 1 Performance
    W 11/19 4-5:30pm
    Salomon 101
    Join us for a campus-wide theatre performance featuring U of Michigan’s acclaimed CRLT Players. “Ass out of U and Me”...
  • Save the Date: Oct. 29th David Ebersman Lecture
    From: Mikele S St-Germain
    To: All

    David Ebersman '91, former CFO of Facebook, will present the lecture "Opportunities for Health Care Entrepreneurship" on October 29th at 5:30pm in Carmichael...
  • Library Service extends to Ivy League
    From: Bart S Hollingsworth
    To: All

    Good news for Brown's traveling faculty, students and staff.

    Current Brown students, faculty and staff will now have on-site library borrowing privileges at Columbia,...
  • Needed: Student Feedback on Technology @ Brown
    From: Instructional Technology Group
    To: All Students

    What role does technology play in your student life at Brown? Tell the University how crucial technology (i.e. wifi, MS Office, iClickers, etc.) is to your academic success....
  • Big Blank Wall: Call for Proposals
    From: Granoff Curator
    To: All Undergraduates, Humanities Grad Students

    Think big? Work even bigger? The Granoff is seeking proposals for 2D works to fill our large entryway wall. Installation would need to happen during winter break with the work...
  • TODAY Alumni Career Pathways: Fashion & Entrepren.
    From: CareerLAB
    To: All Undergraduates

    TODAY Alumni Career Pathways: Fashion & Entrepreneurship

    Join the CareerLAB and Fashion@Brown as we welcome Sarah Carson Cloud '02, Founder of Leota, entrepreneur in...
  • Register Your Property with DPS
    From: Thomas L Shelton Jr
    To: All

    Tuesday,October 21st, 9am - 1pm.Sharpe Rectory, Main Dining Hall. We register laptops, cell phones, tablets and more! It takes approximately 5 minutes to register and it's...
  • Apply for funding from UCS!
    From: Undergraduate Council of Students
    To: All Undergraduates

    UCS is pleased to announce our FALL 2014 Initiatives Fund!

    Any individual undergraduates, uncategorized student groups, and Category 1 and 2 student groups that need funding...
  • Yosemite (Mac OS 10.10) Released
    From: Software Services
    To: All

    CIS has evaluated Apple’s Yosemite (Mac OS X 10.10) operating system for compatibility with Brown’s computing environment. We’ve made changes to our wireless network to enable...
  • Inherit the Wind Screening TONIGHT Sci Center 8:00
    From: Eliza Ann Cohen
    To: All Students

    In a small Southern town, a school teacher, Bertram Cates, is about to stand trial. His offense: violating a state law by introducing to his students the concept that man...
  • TONIGHT: UCAAP Presents: Screening of BUDDY
    From: Ayanda Collins
    To: All Undergraduates, Campus Faculty

    Need a study break? ----- The UCAAP (University Community Academic Advising Program) class of 2018 and the Swearer Center for Public Service is proud to present a screening of...
  • Pizza Party for Veteran and Commissioning Students
    From: Karen L McNeil
    To: All

    All veteran and commissioning/ROTC students are invited to join the Office of Student Veterans and Commissioning Programs for pizza and beer (or soda) at Flatbread Co. pizza...
  • Polish Film Night
    From: Maggie Harrison
    To: All

    What: Jack Strong (2013) – dir. Wladyslaw Pasikowski
    A spy thriller, based on a true story of the most spectacular Polish spy of the Cold War era, colonel Ryszard Kuklinski, who...

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