• Shared Space

    Shared Space

    A quarter of Brown’s students are PhD and master’s candidates. The scale and culture of the University encourage close mentoring at all levels.

  • Master's Studies

    Master's Studies

    Nearly 700 students are enrolled in Brown's 27 master's programs. Pictured here: Jing Li (American Studies), Ijeoma Azodo, MD (Clinical and Translational Research) and Oliver Strand (Literary Arts). 

  • Research Matters!

    Research Matters!

    Celebrating 125 of graduate study at Brown, eight graduate students and two alumni gave brief talks at this Fall Weekend event on "why my research matters." Topics ranged from teaching citizenship to what medical history tells us about broken hearts. Watch the videos.

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News and Announcements

Neuroscience Student Wins Award at SACNAS Conference

Eric James, doctoral candidate in Neuroscience won the best oral presentation award in neuroscience at the 2014 Society for the Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS) National Meeting in Los Angeles, CA in mid-October.

Library Service Extends to Ivy League

Current Brown students, faculty and staff will now have on-site library borrowing privileges at Columbia, Cornell, Dartmouth, Harvard, Princeton, Yale, and the University of Pennsylvania, as well as the University of Chicago, MIT, Johns Hopkins University, and Duke University. To borrow from one of the participating libraries, you will have to present your Brown ID. Learn more.

Update on Ebola Plans and Policies

Brown is restricting University-sponsored student, faculty, and staff travel to Guinea, Sierra Leone, and Liberia for any purpose other than to help contain and eliminate the Ebola outbreak, said University officers in an all-community email sent October 21. 

Other countries could be added if the situation changes. The email urges that non-essential personal travel to affected areas be avoided. 

Engineering PhD Student Wins Best Paper at SAMOS Conference

Dimitra Papagiannopoulou, a doctoral Engineering student, has won the Stamatis Vassiliadis Best Paper Award at the 2014 International Conference on Embedded Computer Systems: Architecture, MOdeling and Simulation (SAMOS XIV), held in Greece. Papagiannopoulou’s co-authors are Tali Moreshet, R. Iris Bahar, Andrea Morongiou, Luca Benini, and Maurice Herlihy. Read more.