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.

Takayama to step down as Sheridan Center executive director

By July 11, 2015

Kathy Takayama, executive director of the Sheridan Center for Teaching and Learning, will leave the University to become assistant provost at Columbia.

Adrien Deschamps, undergraduate on leave, dies

By June 26, 2015

Adrien Deschamps, an undergraduate student on leave from the University, has died. Dean of the College Maud Mandel notified the community of his death.

Klawunn to leave post as head of student life

By June 19, 2015

After nearly two decades at the University, Margaret Klawunn will leave to become vice chancellor for student affairs at UC, Santa Barbara.

Richard Locke named next provost

By June 1, 2015

Richard Locke, director of the Watson Institute for International Studies since July 2013, will take over as provost July 1.

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.