Campus Life Reports & News Archive
--The Report of the Committee on the Residential Experience (2008) The Committee on the Residential Experience has issued its final report of findings and recommendations. The Committee’s charge was to examine how our campus supports the mission for undergraduate education. Recommendations cover facilities needs, faculty/student interaction, and residential programming and staffing.
--The Report of the Orientation Review Committee (2007)
The culmination of an intensive review by a committee comprised of faculty, undergraduates, and administrators, the report addresses several areas where improvements can be made and recommends creative alternatives for an effective introduction to the Brown community.All members of the community are encouraged to review the report and submit feedback or questions to Orientation@brown.edu.
--The Report of the Subcommitee on Alcohol and other Drugs (2006) The Campus Life Advisory Board's Subcommittee on Alcohol and other Drugs has submitted its report to the Campus Life Advisory Board and the Vice President for Campus Life and Student Services.
--The Report of the Ad Hoc Committee on Social Events (2006)
Read the comprehensive report submitted by the Ad Hoc Committee to Review Social Events Policy and Procedures at Brown University.
April 2013 - Boston Marathon - Brown Community Update
March 2013 - Health Services email: Illness on campus
February 10, 2013 - Blizzard Update 2/10/13
February 9, 2013 - Blizzard Update 2/9/13
February 8, 2013 - Blizzard Update 2/8/13
February 7, 2013 - Blizzard Warning
September 2012 - Hurricane Sandy Preparedness Information
February 2012 - Campus Safety emails to students
August 2011 - Hurricane Irene Preparedness Information
September 2, 2010 - Hurricane Earl Preparedness Information
January 16, 2010 - Brown responds to Haiti earthquake
Email to students noting Brown's participation in the response to the earthquake in Haiti, as well as resources for students.
September 10, 2009 - Enhancements to campus life
Email to students noting changes and improvements to the campus experience for fall 2009.
February 23, 2009 - The Economy, Brown, and You
Announcing a University Web site to connect you with information about support services, suggested readings, resources, and events, and information about University actions and how you can help.
October 10, 2008 - Impact of the current financial environment
Campus support and resources available to students. A follow up to President Simmons' message to the Brown community regarding the impact of the current climate on the University
August 2008 - J. WALTER WILSON HALL RENOVATION CENTRALIZES A NUMBER OF STUDENT SERVICES ANC RESOURCES:
The renovation of J. Walter Wilson Hall, across the street from Faunce House and the Third World Center, has created offices, seminar space, and new homes for a variety of student services and resources. For additional information and office hours, check http://www.brown.edu/Facilities/Campus_Center/JWW/
These University departments and programs have moved to J. Walter Wilson:
- Brown Card Office
- Chaplains and Religious Life
- Curricular Resource Center
- International Programs
- International Student and Scholar Services
- Mail Services (not including the U.S. Post Office)
- Psychological Services
- Registrars Office
- Rose Writing Fellows
- Swearer Center’s College Advising Corps
- Tutoring Program
- Undergraduate Financial Aid
- Venture Consortium
- Writing Center
April 2008 - SEXUAL ASSAULT RESPONSE LINE:
The Division of Campus Life and Student Services announces that the Brown University Sexual Assault Response Line (863-6000) is now operational. Phone this confidential line any time of the day or night to be connected to the University’s Sexual Assault Crisis Counselor, Emergency Medical Services, or the Department of Public Safety.
March 19, 2008 - GENDER-NEUTRAL HOUSING
March 16, 2008 - PRESIDENT SIMMONS' STATEMENT
Thanks to the generosity of Stephen Robert '62 and several anonymous donors, the University will renovate Faunce House and create the new Stephen Robert ’62 Campus Center. Schwartz/Silver Architects have been selected to design the center, which is currently scheduled to be completed in 2010.
RESPONSE TO VIRGINIA TECH TRAGEDY
April 17, 2007 Letter from Russell Carey and Margaret Klawunn to Brown students
April 18, 2007 Safety, Security and Support- Letter from President Ruth J. Simmons to the Brown Community
Dec. 1, 2006 Letter from Russell Carey to the Brown Community