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And the Award Goes To…

Wow…I mean, wow.  Thank you all so, so much.  It is really an honor to be up here, accepting this ranking for having the #1 Happiest School in the country.  We’ve been up here before to receive this honor, but that doesn’t change how special it is to be recognized year after year in this […]

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We haven’t seen any comments on the blog yet, and we had been wondering why cyberspace was so quiet around here.  Thankfully, we have re-enabled the comments, so please feel free to contribute!  Sorry for the technical confusion.  Happy reading (and commenting)!

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The mercury is hitting the 80s consistently now in Providence and summer is officially under way.  So, what is an admission officer to do?  No more applications to read, wait list business is done, high schools have shut down for the summer. Well, there’s still plenty of fun to be had!  We take turns “floating,” […]

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Why Brown

Sometimes, we’ve heard people say that Admission Officers are in the business of breaking hearts. With so many incredibly qualified applicants for so few spaces in our freshman class, we do disappoint people. However, what you may not realize is that our hearts are just as breakable; when the students we choose do not choose […]

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Readers, welcome to the Brown University Admissions Blog!  We are thrilled to be starting this project.  Our intention is to bring information to prospective students and their families in a fun, informative, comprehensive manner.  We hope that this blog will serve as a source of fresh perspectives on the work we do here in the […]

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