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Annenberg director to step down at end of year

Warren Simmons will leave his position as executive director of the University’s Annenberg Institute for School Reform June 30.

Men’s soccer draws Eagles, take on Crimson to cap off Beantown series

After losing its grip and falling to Princeton, the men’s soccer team looked to rebound in Tuesday’s non-conference matchup with Boston College.

Wolitzer ’81 explores the adolescent psyche

“Belzhar” is miles away from Wolitzer’s previous setting at a utopian summer camp for the arts.

PW parties in space with ‘Song for a Future Generation’

“Song for a Future Generation,” which opened last night in the Production Workshop Downspace, tells a peculiar and hilarious fable that unfolds into different story lines.

Diamonds and Coal: Oct. 17, 2014

Coal to Dorsey James, who said, “I think there’s a different way to skin the cat.” To be honest, that isn’t something we think about all too often.

Sacks ’15: A time and place for discussion, not dismissal

As we continue these discussions, we hope that our student body, like our memorial, will stray from shame or paralysis.

Sweren ’15: What money can’t buy — time

If a library closes its doors when students are in the middle of their studies it adds stress and inconvenience and gets in the way of inspiration.


Adrift in the Ocean State

For Rhode Island’s homeless population, service providers offer some answers — and some obstacles.


‘Violet’ finds meaning in the skin-deep

“Violet,” directed by Skylar Fox ’15, deals with problems of appearance, and avoiding the cliche, it does not discredit the power of the superficial.

‘Iolanthe’ is the seventh of Gilbert and Sullivan’s 14 comedic operas produced between 1871 and 1896.

Gilbert and Sullivan hits high note with ‘Iolanthe’

The comic opera focuses on forbidden love between a fairy and the half-mortal Strephon.


The Rave Guardian Campus Safety App functions as a “virtual Safewalk,” said Deputy Chief of Police for DPS Paul Shanley. Its release is part of a suite of new safety promotion features.

In new media push, DPS goes mobile

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