Dana Suskind, University of Chicago professor and author of “Thirty Million Words: Building a Child’s Brain,” and Mayor Jorge Elorza spoke at a panel Monday on the importance of developing children’s vocabularies.

Panel surveys Providence Talks’ impact

By October 6, 2015

Mayor Jorge Elorza joined three other panel members to discuss Providence Talks — a 2013 initiative designed to improve children’s vocabularies.

Aid recipients navigate contribution expectations

By October 6, 2015

Features of student financial aid packages can cause financial and logistical challenges for students.

Plans for winter session inch forward

By October 6, 2015

Dean of the College Maud Mandel and Dean of the Faculty Kevin McLaughlin will present an initial proposal for a winter term at Tuesday’s faculty meeting.

University clarifies role of responsible employees

By October 6, 2015

The University has clarified the designation of RPLs, Brown University Dining Services supervisors and Meiklejohn Peer Advisors as “responsible employees.”

Providence in six maps

By October 6, 2015

Population demographics vary drastically across the city’s 25 neighborhoods.

Editorial: Keep renovating, ResLife

Though we certainly commend Res Life’s attention to these dorms, we urge a serious commitment to the renovation of some of our most neglected dorms.

Kenyon GS: Roseburg highlights need to reexamine importance of mental health

This is a time when our society must look at the individual and understand what brought him or her to such an evil act.

Malik '17: A different world

I support the humanities with a deep love and passion, and as futile as it may be, I will try to defend them.


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.