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Thursday, February 11, 2016

  • After Hours Exhibit Closing Reception Tonight!
    From: Angel Hilliard, University Human Resources
    To: All

    The Creative Arts Council invites you to attend a reception celebrating your artistic Brown colleagues this evening, February 11. After work, please stop by the Granoff Center...
  • Funding for Summer Research/Internship in India
    From: Michael R Schwartz
    To: All Undergraduates, Campus Faculty

    Juniors and sophomores with advanced standing are invited to apply for summer funding from the India Initiative.

    The purpose of undergraduate summer funding is to facilitate...
  • TODAY - Democracy of Credit
    From: Watson Institute
    To: All Undergraduates, All Graduate Students, Campus Faculty, All Staff

    Thursday, February 11 at 1:30 p.m.
    McKinney Conference Room, Watson Institute

    Greta Krippner, Associate Professor, Department of Sociology, University of Michigan. Her work...
  • Judaic Studies DUG movie night
    From: Susan S Rottenberg
    To: All Undergraduates

    Screening of "Walk on Water". Thursday, February 11th. Salomon 001. Food/refreshments at 6 PM, film screening @ 7 PM immediately followed by faculty-led discussion...
  • 2/18 Black History Month Films: Nightjohn
    From: Center for the Study of Slavery and Justice
    To: All

    Thursday 2/18
    Nightjohn screening
    5:30PM
    Rochambeau Library, Community Room, 708 Hope Street
    Followed by story with Valerie Tutson

    Based on the novel by Gary Paulsen, Nightjohn...
  • Using Social Media for Masters Job Search, 2/19
    From: Pia K Sahni
    To: All Graduate Students, Campus Faculty

    Friday 2/19, 12 pm, at CareerLAB

    These days, social media is essential to an effective, well-planned job search. Come to learn how to use LinkedIn, Twitter, etc. to get where...
  • Bracebridge Capital, LLC Information Session
    From: CareerLAB
    To: 2nd Year Students, 3rd Year Students

    Thursday, 02-11-16, 6:00 p.m. at CareerLAB: Where are you spending summer 2016?

    Bracebridge Capital, LLC, is a Boston-based top-tier hedge fund seeking highly motivated rising...
  • TODAY- United States in the New World Disorder
    From: Watson Institute
    To: All Undergraduates, All Graduate Students, Campus Faculty, All Staff

    Thursday, February 11 at 4 p.m.
    Joukowsky Forum, Watson Institute

    Reception to follow.

    In the new world disorder the structure of our alliances and our approach to national...
  • Tomorrow 4pm - Lecture by Ramzi Kassem, CUNY Law
    From: Center for the Study of Race and Ethnicity in America
    To: All

    "9/11 Warping and its Discontents: Our Security State, Racism, and Foreign Policy"
    Ramzi Kassem, Associate Professor of Law, CUNY School of Law

    Friday, February 12,...
  • TODAY Saravah (1969) Film Screening
    From: Aida P Palma Carpio
    To: All

    In 1969, French filmmaker Pierre Barouh captured
    the changing of the guard in Brazilian popular music, capturing the Old
    Guard represented by João da Baiana and...
  • Branco Sai, Preto Fica - Film Screening
    From: Aida P Palma Carpio
    To: All

    MARK YOU CALENDAR: Branco Sai, Preto Fica (White Out, Black In, 2014) A "futurist docudrama" explores an explosion of violence at a dance party on the outskirts of...
  • Feb.18- Recovering Diplomatic Agility
    From: Watson Institute
    To: All Undergraduates, All Graduate Students, Campus Faculty, All Staff

    Thursday, February 18 at 4 p.m.
    Joukowsky Forum, Watson Institute

    In the second decade of the 21st century, world affairs are shaped by shifting coalitions, not fixed...
  • Feb. 18 - Making of US-China Trade Liberalization
    From: Watson Institute
    To: All Undergraduates, All Graduate Students, Campus Faculty, All Staff

    Thursday, February 18 at 12 p.m.
    McKinney Conference Room, Watson Institute
    Lunch will be available at 11:45 a.m.

    Professor Hung's new project tries to discern the...
  • TODAY: Nicole Pollock: Innovation in City Govt.
    From: Taubman Center for American Politics and Policy
    To: All

    Nicole Pollock
    "Disrupting Government: Building Systems that Support Meaningful Change in the Public Sector"
    Thursday, February 11, 12:00 Noon
    Watson Institute, 111...
  • Schwarzman Scholars Program Information Session
    From: Dean of the College Office
    To: 3rd Year Students, 4th Year Students, All Staff

    Join Dean Linda Dunleavy and a representative from the Schwarzman Scholars program to learn about a new exciting opportunity to study in China after graduation.

    Schwarzman...
  • Brown in Italy Info Session
    From: Office of International Programs
    To: All Undergraduates, Campus Faculty, All Staff

    If you are interested in the Brown in Bologna, Italy program, plan to attend this info session TODAY, February 11th, 2016 in the Office of International Programs at 3:00pm in J....
  • Boston Modern Orchestra Project- Open Rehearsal
    From: Music Department
    To: All Students, Campus Faculty, All Staff

    TODAY: Thursday, February 11, 2016 7:00pm in Martinos Auditorium

    Come enjoy the Boston Modern Orchestra Project open rehearsal of the Faculty Showcase Concert featuring Wang Lu...
  • Today! Youth Talk: CSSJ's Civil Rights Initiative
    From: Center for the Study of Slavery and Justice
    To: All

    Youth Lunch Talk: CSSJ's Civil Rights Movement Initiative

    Today! 2/11
    12PM
    BassPas, Churchill House, 155 Angell St

    Youth from Hope High School will discuss their work as...
  • Preparing for the Career Fair (General or CCG)
    From: CareerLAB
    To: All Undergraduates, All Graduate Students

    Thursday, 02-11-16, 12:00 noon at CareerLAB: Come learn how to put your best foot forward, download the app to learn about the 80+ employers coming on both days and learn some...
  • TODAY - Public Policy Concentration Info Session
    From: Public Policy Program
    To: All Undergraduates, Campus Faculty

    Thinking about Public Policy?
    Join us for a Public Policy Concentration Open House and Information Session
    Thursday, February 11, 2016
    4:00-5:00 p.m.
    59 Charlesfield Street, 3rd...
  • Superfund Research Program Monthly Seminar Series
    From: Rebecca W Krone
    To: All

    Join us Friday, February 12, 2016 at noon in Barus and Holley room 190 for this month’s seminar series. Dr. Jennifer Guelfo will be presenting on “Subsurface Fate and Transport...
  • S'mores with Social Action House
    From: Maggie Rowe
    To: 1st Year Students, 2nd Year Students, 3rd Year Students

    Enjoy a lovely fire and make delicious s'mores as you learn about Social Action House! Meet current members and learn about the application process at 7:00pm on Friday,...
  • Call for Nominations: Master's Student Awards
    From: Beverly J Larson
    To: Campus Faculty

    The Graduate School invites faculty nominations by April 1 for three awards recognizing master’s students. The awards will be presented at Commencement and are for: 1)...
  • *LaTeX Workshop: Introductory*
    From: Christine M Mullen
    To: All

    Join the Science Center TODAY (2/11) from 12-1pm in the 3rd floor of the SciLi for an introductory workshop on LaTeX!

    We will cover all the tools needed to make common...
  • Axolotl Day at the Science Center!
    From: Christine M Mullen
    To: All

    Come join us as the Science Center celebrates Axolotl Day TODAY (February 11, 2016), beginning at 4:00 PM, in SC315! The festivities will begin with a brief presentation by...
  • ++MOCKTAILS AND A MUSEUM++ at St. Anthony Hall!
    From: Cherise G Pabia
    To: All Undergraduates

    February 12, 8pm-10pm
    St. Anthony Hall (King House, 154 Hope St)

    Mocktails is back another year, and this time featuring some of the best art our fraternity has to offer! King...
  • TODAY! Biotechnology and Global Health Symposium
    From: Elizabeth D Jackvony
    To: All

    The Biotechnology and Global Health Symposium will address the growing challenges of health care in resource limited settings and elucidate how engineers and medical care...
  • ~*~ SUBMIT YOUR ART + WRITING TO VISIONS ~*~
    From: Mia Gold
    To: All Undergraduates

    VISIONS is accepting art and literary submissions for publication in the Spring 2016 edition of our magazine! Please submit your work to visions.brown@gmail.com by noon on...
  • BUFF Presents: Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mi
    From: Ellen L Taylor
    To: All Students

    This week, in honor of Valentine's Day, BUFF presents: Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind!

    After a painful breakup, Clementine undergoes a procedure to erase memories...
  • Dancing with the Professors 2016!
    From: Lindy R Le
    To: All

    Brown Ballroom Dance is excited to present this year's Dancing with the Profs!

    9 Brown University faculty have been working hard with students this past semester to put on...
  • Join Student Chamber Orchestra!
    From: Udoka R Oji
    To: All Students

    Brown Student Chamber Orchestra is an ensemble completely run by students. If you are looking for a low time commitment musical group to join this semester, email...
  • Study Abroad in Ireland Information Session
    From: Office of International Programs
    To: All Undergraduates, All Staff

    If you are interested in studying abroad at Trinity College in Dublin, Ireland, plan to attend this information session sponsored by the Office of International programs in J....
  • English Dept. Announces Spring Writing Contests
    From: Department of English
    To: All Students, Campus Faculty, All Staff

    The Department of English announces its Spring 2016 undergraduate writing contests. Prize amounts range from $500 to $3500 per prize and submissions are welcome from students...
  • Study Abroad in the UK Information Session
    From: Office of International Programs
    To: All Undergraduates, All Staff

    If you are interested in studying abroad in the UK, plan to attend this information session sponsored by the Office of International Programs in J. Walter Wilson Room 440 on...
  • Thu. 2/18 Donna De Salvo of the Whitney Museum
    From: Vice Provost for the Arts
    To: All

    "America Is Hard to See: the New Whitney Museum of American Art
    5:30PM, Granoff Center, Martinos Auditorium

    Ever wonder what it's like to be a curator at one of the...
  • Inter-Religious Working Group: Deadline Extended
    From: Janet Cooper Nelson, Chaplain of the University
    To: All Students, Campus Faculty

    Undergrads, grads and med students are invited to apply to serve on the Inter-Religious Working Group (IRWG), which seeks to provide counsel and advocacy in matters of...
  • FREE Valentine's Day Cards <3
    From: Brown Pen Pals
    To: All Students

    Pick up a FREE Valentine's Day card & envelope in the JWW Lobby this Friday 2/12 at 2-4 pm, and write a sweet note to a loved one. See you there! <3
  • Film Screening: Jeanne Dielman (Akerman, 1975)
    From: Pembroke Center
    To: All Undergraduates, Humanities Grad Students, Life Sciences Non-Biomed Grad Students, Social Sciences Grad Students, Campus Faculty, All Staff

    Tuesday, March 1
    6:30 pm
    List Arts Center Auditorium, Room 120

    In honor of Chantal Akerman, the Pembroke Center invites you to a special screening of "Jeanne Dielman, 23...
  • Brown Democrats: Democratic Debate Watch
    From: Brown Democrats
    To: All Undergraduates

    Join the Brown Democrats on Thursday, February 11th from 9pm to 11pm in Wilson 301 while we watch the newly sanctioned Democratic debate between Senator Sanders and Secretary...
  • BUSUN Chair Applications Open
    From: Jacquelyn S Ingrassia
    To: All Undergraduates

    The Brown Simulation of the United Nations (BUSUN) is now accepting applications to chair for BUSUNXX!

    The application can be found here: http://goo.gl/forms/wzLTpR0OsD and is...
  • Mariachi de Brown Valentine's Day serenades!
    From: Margaret E Geoga
    To: All

    Have Mariachi de Brown serenade you or your special someone on Valentine's Day! Request a serenade and brighten up the day with our beautiful, festive, and romantic songs....
  • TOMORROW: ‘Creole Grammatology’ symposium
    From: COGUT CENTER FOR THE HUMANITIES
    To: All Undergraduates, Humanities Grad Students, Social Sciences Grad Students, Campus Faculty, All Staff

    You are invited to attend any or all sessions of the symposium "Creole Grammatology: What Became of European Letters, Images and Memory in Colonial Latin America" on...
  • TOMORROW: Library Innovation Prize Kickoff Meeting
    From: Brian Croxall
    To: All Undergraduates, All Graduate Students, Campus Faculty, All Staff

    Tomorrow!
    Friday, February 12 at 12pm
    Digital Scholarship Lab, Rockefeller Library

    Come learn about this year's Library Innovation Prize, which
    offers a $750 prize for the...
  • Health and Safety Inspections
    From: Kathleen M DonFrancesco
    To: All Staff

    The Office of Residential Life conducts Health and Safety inspections in the residence halls annually, and we are looking for volunteers to assist us in this process....
  • TODAY: First Year and New Student Session
    From: Kathy Toro
    To: All Undergraduates

    All students new to the premed/health careers track should attend. Students must attend a session before meeting with Dean Vassilev

    TODAY: Thursday, February 11, 2016...
  • Today! Mass Incarceration & Prison Reform- Lecture
    From: Bradley W Brockmann
    To: All

    Join the Center for Prisoner Health and Human Rights and the Brown ACLU TODAY at 5:45 pm for a talk by Don Specter, Executive Director of the Prison Law Office in California and...
  • Audition for Musical Forum's Carousel!
    From: Maya K Frydman
    To: All Students

    February 14th-16th 5-9 pm in New Dorm A 116B

    Come and audition for Musical Forum’s production of Carousel by Rodgers and Hammerstein! Directed by Nick Healy ’17 and music...
  • TOMORROW: Kaffeestunde - German Coffee Hour
    From: German Studies
    To: All Undergraduates, All Graduate Students, Campus Faculty

    Join us tomorrow for Kaffeestunde - German Coffee Hour. Friday, February 12th from 3-4pm for German conversation over coffee and snacks at the German Studies Department, 190...
  • APPLY to B-LAB! Application OPENS @ 5pm in UFunds
    From: Elizabeth Malone
    To: All

    Breakthrough Lab (B-Lab), an initiative of the Provost’s office, enables students to pursue their entrepreneurial passions and further develop their ventures. The program runs...
  • Volunteers needed at Youth Program, OurSchool!
    From: Elizabeth Montoya
    To: All Students

    The OurSchool program, partnered with the Swearer Center, is looking for volunteers to work with great kids! Volunteer with us and get to work with either adorable preschool age...
  • History of Art and Architecture DUG Lunch
    From: Maya Code-Williams
    To: All Undergraduates

    Calling all HIAA concentrators and prospective concentrators!

    The History of Art and Architecture DUG is hosting a welcome back lunch TODAY. Come meet your fellow concentrators...
  • CLACS: Book launch of A Fragmented Continent
    From: Katherine F Chavez
    To: All

    Please join CLACS on Thursday, 2/11 for a book launch and discussion of "A Fragmented Continent: Latin America and the New Global Politics of Climate Change," feat....
  • TONIGHT: Staff Art Show Reception
    From: Granoff Curator
    To: All Staff

    All staff are invited to the Staff Art Show reception in the Atrium Gallery of the Granoff Center, 154 Angell St. The event will take place at 5pm on Feb. 11. Light refreshments...
  • How Structural Racism Works: Roundtable Discussion
    From: University Event & Conference Services
    To: All

    Please join us on Wednesday, February 17, at 6:30 pm for “How Structural Racism Works,” a Brown faculty and Postdoctoral Fellow roundtable discussion, led by Tricia Rose,...
  • Thursday Night Supper (TNS) TONIGHT
    From: Diego T Arene-Morley
    To: All Students

    Tonight! Thursday Feb 11 at 58 Keene St from 5:30pm-7pm mystery menu(FREE FOOD) and mystery speaker! when did we ever left you down? TNS is a program in the OCRL

    hint: think...

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