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The Prophet of Dollars & Sense
whitney_thb.jpgWhen Meredith Whitney ’92 started predicting economic doom four years ago, her Wall Street colleagues thought she was crazy. She even got a death threat. Now when she speaks, the markets listen. Closely. Very, very closely.
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When the Merry-Go-Round Stopped
joelnaroff_thb.jpgJoel L. Naroff  ’72 AM, ’75 PhD got it right.
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Everyday History
foxpoint_thb.jpgThree grad students help a local neighborhood rediscover its past, while teaching a new generation of schoolchildren that history lives on in the memories of their own families and neighbors.
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Creating Better People

kim_main_thb.jpgJim Yong Kim ’82, the Ivy League’s first Asian American president, talks about race, sports, citizenship, and training students to change the world.

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Dressed for Danger
pov_thb.jpgDonning Kevlar, a doctor discovers a new relationship between life and death.
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Greenhouse Classes
nalini_thb.jpgNalini Nadkarni ’76 teaches inmates about the natural world.
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Visionary Thinker
genensky_thb.jpgSam Genensky ’49, ’58 PhD has spent his life advocating for those with partial sight. 
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The House of Worth
wissler_thb.jpgEdith Wharton was as accomplished a landscaper and decorator as she was a writer. Susan Wissler '83 has helped restore her estate to its former glory.
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Bringing Football to the People
kripp_thb.jpgSidelined by injuries, a former Bear spreads Patriots fever in China. Nicholas Krippendorf ’00
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On Your Bike
bikeclub_thb.jpgThe late 1800s are considered the golden age of the bicycle and Brunonians took part in the craze.
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Marking Time
rihall_thb.jpgThe transformation of Rhode Island Hall.
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Latte with That Novel?
books1_thb.jpgThe Brown Bookstore joins the twenty-first century.
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Goodbye, Columbus
christophercolumbusday_thb.jpgThe Brown faculty renames Columbus Day.
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Advocacy
bearpuppet_thb.jpgSnowflake the polar bear. publicized a meeting of the Backbone Campaign.
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Poetry
ashbery_thb.jpg Famed American poet John Ashbery read from his work.
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Floorgasm
floorgasm_thb.jpgFloorgasm, billed as a night of "orgasmic hip-hop indulgence and floor domination" celebrates breakdancing.
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Measuring Up
competitive_admissions_thb.jpgGetting into Brown has never been tougher.
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Kid Power
young_alum_thb.jpgA proposal to choose younger trustees gains crucial support.
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Campaign Speech
edwards_thb.jpg Former Democratic presidential candidate John Edwards is now stumping for the poor.
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Word Player
natanlast_thb.jpgNatan Last ’12 designs crossword puzzles for the New York Times.
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Race
benjaminjealous_thb.jpgBenjamin Jealous, spoke about the new challenges that lie ahead for his organization, the NAACP.
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Darwin vs. God
darwin_panel_thb.jpgA panel traces the conflict between science and religion.
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A Story Stripped to the Bone
gander_thb.jpgPoet and writing professor Forrest Gander writes a haunting first novel about friendship.
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Saved by Noodles
ramen_thb.jpgRamen rescued Becca Topol ’90 when she was young and lonely in Japan. Now she’s turned that remembered angst into a movie.
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Birthday
adler_thb.jpg Barbie turned fifty this year, and who better to perk up her midlife than designer Jonathan Adler '88.
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On Stage
trojanbarbie_thb.jpgTrojan Barbie, by playwright Christine Evans '02 MFA, '08 PhD, premiered this spring at American Repertory Theatre, in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
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The Ladies Make Him Laugh
shiraki_thb.jpgRyan Shiraki ’92 directs comedies by women, for women. If he could just get his movies into theaters, women could actually see them.
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The Killer Within
mulakwa_thb.jpgThe plays of Ugandan graduate student Charles Mulekwa focus on the violence and humanity of his war-ravaged homeland.
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On View
jana_thb.jpgJana Benitez '08 studied martial arts in China, then was invited to show her paintings "In Search of Parameters."
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Replay
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Replay
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Average? No.
obrien_thb.jpgAs a Brown Bear, Bill O’Brien ’92 says he was an “average player on some below-average teams.” As the New England Patriots’ new quarterbacks coach, he’s now Tom Brady’s teacher.
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Tunes
music450_thb.jpgYou heard them here first. Last semester the twenty-five students in the songwriting course Music 450 produced a two-cd collection of original music.
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Still Rising
stillirise_thb.jpgA slice of history, graphically told.
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Fresh Ink
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Since Last Time
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Game Day
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The God Divide: Good or Bad?
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Living With ALS
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Patriotism Redux
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Making Waves
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The Best
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The Buzz Online
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Correction
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