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Second annual Staff Summer Reading Program brings over 100 staff together

Prof. Maud Mandel, Dean of the College, addresses staff.:

On Friday, August 18, 2017,  over 100 staff members from a variety of university offices, departments, and institutes gathered in the Faculty Club for the second annual Brown Staff Summer Reading Program, sponsored by the President's Staff Advisory Council and the Office of the Provost.  This year's reading selection was "The Tsar of Love and Techno", a collection of stories by Anthony Marra. 

(Distributed August 23, 2017)

Talking Points: Elizabeth Gentry, Asst. VP, Business and Financial Services

Beth Gentry, Assistant Vice President for Business & Financial Services, spoke at the June 20, 2017 SAC meeting.  Two of the university details Beth oversees are parking and transportation, including all 3,389 parking spaces at Brown, the BUS (Brown University Shuttle) service and our Zipcar program. She is also part of a team of Brown administrators who work closely with the City of Providence and RIPTA. 

(Distributed July 14, 2017)

Professional Clothing Drive to Benefit Brown Students

Up to 38% of students are not participating in networking or a job search because they believe they do not have the proper attire. Let's help fix that! 

During the week of August 28 - September 1, SAC will host collection sites for professional clothing drop-offs throughout the campus.  We are looking for new or lightly used clean professional clothes—all sizes welcome. Donations will go to the Center for Careers and Life after Brown (CareerLAB) for students.

Professional clothes include:

(Distributed July 13, 2017)