Think you’re smart? Register for the Brown University Library´s Digital Literacy Contest. It’s a high speed battle of minds to find information online on Wed. Oct. 8 from 4:30-6 PM: Rockefeller Library 2nd floor cluster. You get 30 min. to answer 30 questions using the Internet. Highest scores win! Free pizza and drinks. More than $300 in cash prizes! Free and open to all Brown University students. Test your Internet skills and cognitive agility. Prove your prowess. Register here.
The year of 2008 is a year to remember for Laura Linney ’86 DFA ’03 Hon. She received an Academy Award nomination in the lead actress category for her role in the box office hit, “The Savages,” opposite Phillip Seymour Hoffman and also starred in the critically acclaimed HBO miniseries “John Adams,” for which she received an Emmy Award. Additionally, Laura wrapped filming on the James Ivory film, “City of Your Final Destination,” opposite Sir Anthony Hopkins. She can next be seen in the Richard Eyre directed, “The Other Man” with Liam Neeson and Antonio Banderas.
Laura will speak about her career in theatre, movies and television followed by audience questions. For more information email Jane_Cabral@brown.edu or call (401) 863-2163.