Softball players accused Head Coach Katie Flynn of making snide comments about their physical appearances and creating a hostile environment.

Softball coach Flynn accused of bullying players

By April 23, 2015

Several softball players have left the team over the last three seasons after allegedly being bullied by Head Coach Katie Flynn.

Vicki Colvin to step down as provost

By May 19, 2015

After just one year in the position, Vicki Colvin will step down as provost June 30 in order to pursue research in greater depth.

Bailhe ’15, Johnson ’15 named commencement speakers

By April 30, 2015

Michelle Bailhe ’15 and Lucas Johnson ’15 have been selected as the student speakers for the 2015 commencement ceremony.

Phi Beta Kappa inducts 105 seniors

By April 29, 2015

One hundred and five seniors were inducted this week into the Rhode Island Alpha chapter of Phi Beta Kappa.

Paxson discusses University elitism, community growth

By April 23, 2015

Paxson discussed issues of Corporation accountability, mental health and faculty diversity in her State of Brown address in Metcalf Auditorium Wednesday.

Sullivan '15: Brown softball's Katie Flynn — a perspective

I have never had a coach, however feared or effective, actually impede the confidence and efforts of her players so dramatically.

Letter: Softball players defend Coach Katie Flynn

Many current players have experienced a coach who is passionate about softball and has brought out the best in her players through her words and actions.

Editors' Note

Today’s issue marks The Herald’s final print edition of the semester.


Sounding Off: Student music reverberates across campus

For students who plan to pursue music — whether professionally or recreationally — keeping their lives as college students and performers in harmony can be difficult.


Abroad But Not Alone: United World College at Brown

For every five international students at Brown, one most likely attended a high school part of the United World College program.


A Neighborhood Unmoored: Harboring Cape Verde in Providence

As new cultures and experiences mold the Cape Verdean diaspora, the local definition of a Cape Verdean grows thinner, calling into question whether anything distinctive will be left for future generations.