Vice President for Campus Life & Student Services

News & Announcements

Update on meningococcal disease at Providence College

Students, faculty, and staff received email from Health Services with information about two cases of meningococcal disease at Providence College, Brown's ongoing communication with the Rhode Island Department of Health, and sources for additional information.

(Distributed February 11, 2015)

Severe Winter Weather - Brown University Closed and Classes Cancelled - Monday, February 9, 2015

Students, faculty and staff were notified by email that Brown University administrative and academic offices and operations will be closed on Monday, February 9, 2015 and all classes are cancelled. Dining will centralize food service in Sharpe Refectory. Emergency response systems are available:

  • Brown Public Safety & EMS (401) 863-4111
  • Sexual Assault Response Line (401) 863-6000
  • Administrator on Call for student emergencies (401) 863-3322
  • Health Services (401) 863-3953
  • Psychiatric emergencies (401) 863-3476 & follow the prompts

(Distributed February 8, 2015)

Blizzard Warning

Russell Carey, executive vice president for planning and policy, emailed all students, faculty, and staff the evening of January 25, 2015 with information about the University's planning for this week's predicted winter storm.

(Distributed January 25, 2015)