The Fiscal Year 2017 competition for the Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad (DDRA) Program is open. The federal program provides opportunities to doctoral candidates in the humanities and social sciences to engage in full-time dissertation research abroad in modern foreign languages and area studies. The internal Brown deadline for submitting an application is 5 p.m. on March 1, 2017.
The Office of Global Engagement (OGE) has compiled information related to the Executive Order of January 27, 2017 impacting immigration and refugee travel on this this website, which includes resources and updates. To access the website, go to https://blogs.brown.edu/internationalstudentsupport/. The link to the website can also be found on the OGE web page. Please contact Global Brown Community & Support (GBCS) at GBCS@brown.edu or (401) 863-1300 with any questions.
Brown/Trinity Rep MFA students present Our Country's Good, under the direction of Ashley Teague. The play takes place in the first Australian penal colony and tells a story of a people who in the face of severe brutality and dehumanization reclaim their voice through theatre, she says: “It is about social injustice and the transforming power of theatre. Read more about the play and how to sign up for free tickets.
AAAS Annual Meeting
At a talk and panel discussion in Boston the morning of Feb. 19, Brown University biostatistician Constantine Gatsonis discussed how big trials help us make sense of our many questions about cancer screening.