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Mentor Alum: Deb Mills-Scofield Inspires And Empowers Brown Students

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“As you get out into the world, it gets a little harder to constantly learn about new things,” explains Brown alum Deb Mills-Scofield ‘82, “and coming back to Brown is like grad school for free, I’m learning so many ...

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Fabrice Guyot-Sionnest Creates Bears@Work To Connect Brown CS Students With Rhode Island Businesses

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“I’m pretty interested in the intersection of politics and computer science,” says Brown CS student Fabrice Guyot-Sionnest, “it’s always been so interesting to have an impact on so many fields in the community.” With such diverse interests, it ...

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Faculty Afield: Shriram Krishnamurthi And Scientist Colleagues Team Up With Media Stars

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A few months back, I attended one of the most unusual and interesting events of my life. Some years ago, the US National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine created a program to bring together scientists and the entertainment industry, with ...

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The WSJ Ranks Brown Among The Best Schools For Student Engagement

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Engagement. It's such a hallmark of Brown that when the Wall Street Journal rates us seventh in overall engagement and sixth for student engagement, well above competitors like MIT and Caltech, it's enough to restore ...

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Brown CS Researchers Find That Robots Are Often Left Unsecured On The Internet

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Robotics researchers wouldn’t dream of leaving the door unlocked when they leave the lab for night, but a new study shows that research robots are often left exposed in another way: unsecured on the internet.

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Alum Adventures: Harry Li Helps The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative Improve K-12 Education

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"I had the pleasure of graduating in two recessions," laughs Brown CS alum Harry Li '02, "first in 2002 and then in 2009, after the housing bubble burst." (He also has his PhD from the University of Texas at Austin.) Currently ...

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Martha Edwards And Kalvin Lam Win hackNY Fellowships

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Competition for the hackNY Fellows Program is fierce, with only 19 students chosen in 2018 from a pool of several hundred. This year, undergraduate students Martha Edwards and Kalvin Lam of Brown University's Department of ...

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Money Magazine Names T.F. Green America's Sixth Best Airport

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If you're thinking about settling down in Providence or just paying us a visit, consider the fact that if you're flying in to T.F. Green Airport, you'll arrive on schedule 82.35% of the time ...

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Providence Will Be Shiru Cafe's First US Location

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Providence is Shiru Cafe's first US location. As noted on their website, the international chain has opened on the Brown University campus ahead of Amherst College, Harvard University, Princeton University, and Yale University, which will follow. Shiru is ...

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Brown CS Students Advance To The Second Round Of The Cyber 9/12 Competition

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On March 16 and 17, teams Brown University Secure 1 (BUS 1, composed of undergraduates Andrea Bennett, Clarissa Clem, Tristan Falk-LeFay, and Edward Li) and Brown University Secure 2 (BUS ...

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