BEAR Day Week 2015

It's Not Just a Day Anymore!

You know it takes more than just a day to honor Brown staff for their performance and continuing loyalty to the University! Make February a bit more bearable by participating in the special offers, programs, events, and tours listed below.

 

Special Offers During Bear Day Week & Beyond!

After Hours: Staff Art Exhibit The Creative Arts Council is pleased to host After Hours: Annual Staff Appreciation Exhibit in the Granoff Center lower lobby at 154 Angell Street. Featuring the works of Brown University staff, the exhibition will be on display from January 21 through February 12, from 8:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. All are invited to attend the reception on February 9 at 5 p.m.
Dining Services Visit the Blue Room anytime between February 9 and February 13, show your Brown ID, and enjoy a FREE cup of coffee or tea (any size) with the purchase of one food item.

Friday, February 6

Men's Hockey Tickets Watch the Bears as they take on Dartmouth at 7 p.m. in Meehan Auditorium. Before February 5, present your Brown ID at the Ticket Office in Pizzitola and receive up to 4 free tickets! The Ticket Office is open Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tickets will not be available on game day.

Saturday, February 7

Men's Basketball Tickets Watch the Bears as they take on Dartmouth  at 6 p.m. in the Pizzitola Memorial Sports Center. Before February 5present your Brown ID at the Ticket Office in Pizzitola and receive up to 4 free tickets! The Ticket Office is open Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tickets will not be available on game day.

Monday, February 9

Getting Started With LinkedIn  Join Jim Amspacher, career advisor at the Center for Careers & Life After Brown, for Getting Started With LinkedIn.  This Brown Bag Lunch will be held in the Chancellor's Dining Room in the Sharpe Refectory at 12 noon; click here to register.
Nelson Fitness Center Free Admission Exercise at the Nelson Fitness Center anytime today! You'll love the pool and fitness center so much, you won't hesitate to join for just $100 for the spring semester. Group fitness classes cost only $15 to drop in.
Reception: After Hours Staff Art Exhibit All staff are invited to attend the hors d'oeuvres reception for After Hours: Annual Staff Appreciation Exhibit at 5 p.m. in the Granoff Center lower lobby at 154 Angell Street.  No registration necessary.

Tuesday, February 10

Faculty Club Faculty Club members and their guests will enjoy a 2 for 1 chef's special lunch from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Please call for reservations at x3023, and wear your service award pin to receive this special offer!
BEAR Day Join your colleagues to celebrate years of service and performance excellence at Brown!  The ceremony begins at 3 p.m. in Salomon, with an hors d'oeuvres reception immediately following.

Wednesday, February 11

Bookstore Discount Visit the Bookstore today, and receive a 20% discount on select merchandise throughout the store identified with the Celebrating BEAR Day! sign.
Greenhouse Tour
Hosted by Plant Environmental Center Director Fred Jackson, this tour is a "perennial" favorite! Meet at the B.E.R.T. Building, 85 Waterman Street at 12 noon. Click here to register - limit 15 participants.
RISD Museum Tour Hosted by RISD Special Events Manager Pam Kimel, the RISD Muuseum collection of more than 80,000 works of art is a must see! Meet at the Chace Center Lobby, 20 North Main Street at 12 noon. Transportation is on your own; click here to register.

Thursday, February 12

Greenhouse Tour Hosted by Plant Environmental Center Director Fred Jackson, this tour is a "perennial" favorite! Meet at the B.E.R.T. Building, 85 Waterman Street at 12 noon. Click here to register - limit 15 participants.
Understanding Dogs Presented by Professor of Cognitive, Linguistic and Psychological Sciences Ruth Colwill, this entertaining and informative lecture will be held in Marcuvitz Auditorium, Sydney Frank Hall, 185 Meeting Street at 12 noon. Click here to register.

Friday, February 13

Lost Museum Tour Professor Steven Lubar of American Studies will bring Brown's natural history museum collection, dating back to 1871, back to life. Meet at RI Hall on the College Green at 12 noon. Click here to register - limit 20 participants.
Women's Basketball Tickets Watch the Bears as they take on Princeton at 7 p.m. in the Pizzitola Memorial Sports Center.  Before February 5, present your Brown ID at the Ticket Office in Pizzitola and receive up to 4 free tickets! The Ticket Office is open Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tickets will not be available on game day.