Brown University offers students a new course this upcoming fall semester, exploring race and racism in US higher education.
The university will implement need-blind admission policies, make SAT/ACT submission optional and increase financial aid to attract student veterans.
The students will no longer be required to submit GRE test scores to attract a diverse student body for its 24 doctoral programs.
The Center for Addiction and Disease Risk Exacerbation will focus on the intersection of substance use and various diseases.
The university will require all sophomores to enroll in a meal plan, and will provide free meals to students who remain on campus over spring break
The university will offer new concentration tracks in business economics and organizational studies, as well as a new certificate in entrepreneurship
The grant will support the mentorship of biomedical science scholars from underrepresented groups through the Brown-based Leadership Alliance.
President Christina Paxson opposed a recent divestment referendum, claiming that the school's endowment is "not a political instrument"
For the third consecutive year, Brown University has ranked first for taking home the most Fulbright awards.
Brown University is starting two new energy projects to offset 100 percent of its on-campus electricity use.