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U. restricts travel due to threat of Ebola

Due to the recent Ebola outbreak, the University is placing restrictions on travel to Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia.

In conversation: George R.R. Martin

Martin spoke with The Herald about his growth as a writer, his inspirations, the influence “Game of Thrones” has had and his beloved New York Jets.

Ruth Simmons inaugurates Slavery and Justice Center

Former President Ruth Simmons spoke on the role of universities in recognizing human rights violations at the Slavery and Justice Center opening Friday.

Men’s soccer hosts top-flight defense in conference showdown

Bruno enters its fourth round of Ivy play clinging to the top half of the standings when it faces a surprisingly underperforming Cornell this weekend.

Diamonds and Coal: Oct. 24, 2014

A diamond to the senior on the field hockey team who said, “It was a long, hard push to get where we are today.” For you and for your mom.

Cohan ’17: Finding the beauty in sports

Art is crafted. Sports are not. Art is deliberate. Sports are random. Art says something. Sports are something.

Isman ’15: Why the Brown University Shuttle route should be less strict

Isn’t the whole point of having these buses that if someone is walking alone at night and doesn’t feel safe, he or she should be able to get on it?

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Adrift in the Ocean State

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

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‘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.

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Students reported being given alcoholic drinks containing date-rape drugs at a fraternity party in Sears House on Wriston Quad Oct. 17, according to an email from Margaret Klawunn, vice president for campus life and student services.

Students report sexual assault, ‘spiked’ drinks at Sears House frat

October 25, 2014 | 2 comments