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March / April 1998
The Political Truth
Can a private university be an effective public citizen?
A Larger Canvas
Blacks collecting black art.
Face to Face
Breathing new life into an old portrait
Help for students in legal hot water.
New life for class projects.
You can't fix what you can't talk about.
Since Last Time...
Race Right, Live Right
A caution for female athletes
College students are not supposed to drink themselves to death. After ten of them did exactly that in the United States last year, parents began asking: Could it happen to my child, too?
How Babies Learn to Listen
Long before uttering a word, infants discover how language works. A Brown psychologist is catching them in the act.
After Providence reinvented its waterways, a Brown alumnus gave people a compelling reason to come.
Passionate in Providence
Teaching actors to teach themselves.
Not Rich, Not Famous. . .
. . . but worth remembering just the same
Alum in the News
A future doctor finds that some diseases trigger grief and anger in even the most veteran clinicians.