Brown University

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Name: Brown University
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News | NEW: Brown to Recognize 9 Alumni with Honorary Degrees

Brown University will offer honorary degrees to nine distinguished alumni at the school's 246th Commencement on Sunday, May 25th.Lee Berk ’64, former president of Berklee College of Music and an advocate for broader community programs of musical education ... [Published GoLocalProv - 4 hours ago]
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Good Friday 'Passion' performance set for 7 p.m.

On Good Friday in 1724, composer Johann Sebastian Bach was in his first year as music director at St. Thomas Church in Leipzig, Germany, when he wrote and had his choir perform his first oratorio that told the passion story of Jesus Christ.That work based ... [Published The Henderson Gleaner - 1 hour ago]
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Long Term, Post-Acute Care Profession Partners with Brown University to Research Quality of Care

​ Washington, DC – Through a new partnership with Brown University, the long term and post-acute care profession is launching an effort to continue finding innovative ways to improve quality of care in skilled nursing centers across the country. The American ... [Published AHCA - 3 hours ago]
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In Photos: Greenland's Ancient Landscape

PREVIOUS | NEXT[1][2] 1 of 10 Deep ice Credit: Paul Bierman, University of Vermont The silt in this ice core is 2.7 million years old. Researchers think it represents an ancient, tundra-like soil buried under the Greenland ice sheet since…Read More » ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 4 hours ago]
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US could face a permanent slump, warns economist

Economist explains why secular stagnation is possibleThursday, 17 Apr 2014 | 1:07 PM ETIn a groundbreaking paper, Gauti Eggertsson of Brown University has shown that secular stagnation is possible. Now he explains why it could happen in the United States. ... [Published CNBC - 7 hours ago]
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Will US suffer from

Will growth ever pick up? An economist's shocking new theory, with Gauti Eggertsson, Brown University, CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders. ... [Published CNBC - 9 hours ago]
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James Fallows will deliver speech at Brown University April 28

PROVIDENCE, R.I.  — Award-winning writer and journalist James Fallows will deliver the 14th annual Casey Shearer Memorial Lecture at Brown University on Monday, April 28, 2014.His talk begins at 7 p.m. in the Salomon Center for Teaching, De Ciccio Family ... [Published Providence Journal - 11 hours ago]
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A new twist makes for better steel, researchers find

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at VerticalNews Health -- PROVIDENCE, R.I. [ Brown University ] - Researchers from Brown University and universities in China have found a simple technique that can strengthen steel without sacrificing ductility. The ... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - 11 hours ago]
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HIV-positive women respond well to HPV vaccine, study shows -- ScienceDaily

HIV-positive women respond well to a vaccine against the human papillomavirus (HPV), even when their immune system is struggling, according to newly published results of an international clinical trial. The study's findings counter doubts about whether ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 22 hours ago]
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Providence Mayoral Forum

By News Staffnews@abc6.comThe six candidates hoping to become Providence's next mayor met for the first of a series of forums Wednesday night.The forum was hosted by the Providence Community Library and League of Women Voters.The relatively calm forum ... [Published ABC6.com - 18 hours ago]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

HIV+ women respond well to HPV vaccine

HPV vaccine also helps immunosuppressed people Although the World Health Organization recommends that women with HIV be vaccinated against human papillomavirus, there was a question whether the HPV vaccine would be helpful. A new study answers the question: ... [Published Brown University - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

2014 TiROP Student Trip to MIT and Brown University

2014 TiROP Student Trip to MIT and Brown University ... [Published Noodls - Apr 16 2014]
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Frozen in time: Three-million-year-old landscap... [Published The Sietch Blog - 9 hours ago]
Press Release 14-057Frozen in time: Three-million-year-old landscape still exists beneath the Greenland Ice Sheet NSF-funded researchers say the massive ice sheet has fixed the landscape in place, rather than scouring it away A camp at the edge ...
TigerText taps three for board [Published PE Hub Blog - Apr 16 2014]
TigerText, a Santa Monica, Calif.-based provider of real-time messaging, has added Sean Flynn, Steve Yecies and Vijay Lathi to its board. Flynn is partner at Shasta Ventures while Yecies is venture partner at OrbiMed and Lathi is a managing director ...
Planned Obsolescence Disguised as Innovation, O... [Published naked capitalism - Apr 15 2014]
Yves here. We are delighted to feature this post from Roy Poses, who with his colleagues at Health Care Renewal, have been providing consistently high quality analysis of the often dubious practices and economics of the health care system. By Roy ...
Schneier Speaking Schedule: April–May [Published Schneier on Security - Apr 14 2014]
Here's my upcoming speaking schedule for April and May: Stanford Law School on April 15. Brown University in Providence, RI -- two times -- on April 24. The Global Summit for Leaders in Information Technology in Washington, DC, on May 7. The ...
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