Featured News

Lipscombe to lead Brown Institute for Brain Science next year

Professor of Neuroscience Diane Lipscombe will become interim director of the Brown Institute for Brain Science Jan. 1.

One-man show charts narrative of social change

After spending decades as a psychotherapist, Steve Cadwell now has a second job that is admittedly a “bridge to retirement,” he said.

Community remembers Thompson’s warm spirit

Thompson touched the lives of countless undergraduates and colleagues during her four decades at Brown.

Sexual assault task force makeup solidifies

The Undergraduate Council of Students has selected four undergraduate representatives to serve on the Task Force on Sexual Assault.


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.

Diamonds and Coal: Sept. 19, 2014

Coal to the student director of “Almost, Maine,” who said the new PW show “may or may not contain a strip scene.” Don’t be such a tease.

Katzevich ’16: The Islamic State: conceived by American hubris

The ever-unfolding story of the Islamic State can clearly be traced back to American military and economic policy over the last several decades.

Kenyon GS: Baseball striking out — the demise of America’s pastime

In Cooperstown, the winds of change are picking up; change for MLB, fans and the heartbeat of my hometown.


Marjorie Thompson ’74 PhD’79 P’02 P’07 P’09 P’12 P’14 P’16 was admired for opening her home to students.

Community remembers Thompson’s warm spirit

September 19, 2014 | 0 comments