Election 2020: What If…?

Thursday, October 29, 12 to 1:30 p.m. // The Office of the Provost - Election 2020: What If…?// The outcome of the U.S. Presidential and Congressional midterm elections has a significant influence on individuals, institutions and communities locally and globally. This University sponsored event brings together Brown University faculty experts to offer valuable information and… Read More »Election 2020: What If…?

Faith & Resilience

Sunday, November 1, 5 p.m. // Brown University Chaplains – “Faith & Resilience” conversation about how our beliefs and traditions, secular and religious, are (or can be) supporting us through this fraught election season. Zoom link. https://brown.zoom.us/j/7347409998

Counseling and Psychological Services

Tuesday, November 3 (ongoing) // Counseling and Psychological Services – remote counseling sessions available after Election Day for students needing a place to discuss the election or anything else. Students can go to the CAPS Appointment Request Form or email a request to counseling@health.brown.edu to set up a meeting.

Voting Night Support

Tuesday, November 3, 5 p.m. to 3 a.m. // Voting Night Support – grab-and-go snacks and in-person support from staff at Main Green, Pembroke Green, Simmons Quad & Wriston Quad.

Election Night Watch Party

Tuesday, November 3, 7 to 11 p.m. // Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs/ Taubman Center for American Politics and Policy – “Election Night Watch Party” with a faculty panel and various alumni and student commentators who will preview expectations for the night’s results and highlight bellwethers to watch. Register.

Disability Justice at Brown

Tuesday, November 3, 7 to 11 p.m. // Disability Justice at Brown – “Election Night Decompression/Breathing Room” will include two open Zoom spaces; one for students to focus on self-care and another with screen-sharing of election results to watch together. Open to all students; disabled, mentally ill, and/or BIPOC students are especially welcome! Zoom link.

Brown RISD Hillel- Virtual Open Space

Wednesday, November 4, 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. // Brown RISD Hillel – “Virtual Open Space” for students to come together virtually and process the election as a Jewish community. Register.

Living With Uncertainty

Wednesday, November 4, 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. // School of Public Health – “Living with Uncertainty” session to practice and explore how mindfulness might support you in such complex and volatile times, including guided instruction with time for dialogue and questions on bringing mindfulness into daily life. RSVP.

Campus Life

Thursday, November 5, 4 p.m. // Campus Life – Take your mind off the election with some fun and games, i.e. covidopoly, charades, etc. Zoom link.

Identity, Cultural and Community Centers

Wednesday, November 4, 5 p.m. // Identity, Cultural and Community Centers –  Join this community hour for open conversation around the election process and results, for both students and staff. Zoom link.