How can I have my newsworthy event or announcement listed on the home page?

Requests for posting events or announcements to the home page may be submitted by contacting Be sure to include dates, times, and contact information. Events should also be posted on the university events calendar. Annoucements should be posted to the Brown Morning Mail.

How are events or announcements selected for the external Brown home page?

Events or announcements appearing in the "Take a Closer Look" section of the Brown University home page are chosen by the Web staff for their specific relevance to the academic and research goals of the University. Events or announcements appearing in the "Headlines and Events" section of the home page generally are selected from news releases distributed by the Brown University News Service.

How can I list my event or announcement on the University events calendar?

Events that are sponsored by, hosted by, or held in collaboration with a Brown University office, department, unit, school, or student organization can be posted on the university events calendar. For complete information, visit the calendar's publishing guidelines page.

How do I report broken links or suggest changes to the Brown Web?

Reports of broken or missing links as well as recommendations for changes may be e-mailed to Requests for admission information or application status should be sent directly to those offices, not to the Web staff.

About the Brown Web

This version of the Brown University home page was posted May 2004. It is designed to provide a variety of users with easy navigation to the comprehensive Web resources offered by Brown.

We work to improve the site regularly and welcome your responses.

The home page and second-level pages are maintained by the Office of Public Affairs and University Relations (PAUR). PAUR is responsible for implementing the Web policy and works with Computing and Information Services (CIS) to coordinate campus Web publishing. CIS is responsible for managing the Web infrastructure and central Web publishing service.

Every effort is taken to ensure that the content linked from Brown's home page is up-to-date and useful to a broad range of audiences. Links to commercial sites should not be construed as endorsements. They are for information purposes only.

The Brown University home page and associated upper-level pages (collectively, "institutional pages") are official publications of Brown University. Unless otherwise indicated, all text and photographs appearing on the institutional pages are not to be reproduced without written permission from an appropriate University official.