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Donato named new CareerLAB director

Matt Donato, director of career services and associate dean of students at Pitzer College, will take over as director of the CareerLAB on March 23.

Sen. Reed’s bill brings National Historical Park to state

The Blackstone River Valley — a national heritage corridor for 28 years — has been designated a national historical park.

Providence art projects receive national recognition

Out of a pool of nearly 1,300 applicants, ArtPlace America listed two Providence art project proposals among 90 finalists for its National Grants Program.

‘The Interview’: a humorous view of real-world controversies

In the wake of North Korea’s cyberattack on Sony Pictures Entertainment and threats of violence against the US, the film has garnered worldwide attention.

Editorial: A first step forward

President Christina Paxson P’19 updated the Brown community on the advancement of the recommendations of the Sexual Assault Task Force’s interim report.

Murray '16: The weight of Brown

But I’m not contributing to anything right now, at least not in the sense that we are taught at Brown and what my peers expect of me. Am I being selfish?

Isman '15: Education should be a given

The opportunity to attend university should be the same for everybody regardless not only of race but also economic opportunity and time availability.

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Serving Silently: Military culture on a civilian campus

Compared to other Ivy League schools, Brown lags behind in offering opportunities for students to engage with the military on campus.


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.


Adrift in the Ocean State

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