5/23/09 – Watch international commentator Fareed Zakaria deliver Brown University’s 2009 baccalaureate address.
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4/3/09 – A summary report is now available for the two-day conference on “Regional Powers, New Developmental States and Global Governance: BRICSA in the New World Order,” which examined the role of the newly emergent regional and continental powers – Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa – in the world system.
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1/22/09 – Brown University is partnering with the India Institute of Technology at Kanpur to further research into the emerging field of biomaterials – the creation of artificial and organic materials that are compatible with the human body, such as those used for contact lenses, joint replacements, and dental crowns.
Continue reading Brown, IIT Co-found Indo-US Center for Biomaterials