Alex is one of two sports editors at The Herald. She is a sophomore from London, England and is concentrating in English Literature. She has previously worked as a senior staff writer, staff writer and contributing writer for The Herald covering men’s hockey, women’s hockey, baseball and women’s soccer. Outside of the Herald, Alex is on the figure skating team at Brown and loves to skate with her friends. She also enjoys gymnastics and ballet.

Articles by Alexandra Russell (55)

Cynthia Kyin ’18 took aim against Rensselaer’s goalie in a 4-1 loss Saturday. The team faces the University of Connecticut Tuesday night.


Women’s hockey maintains .500 record after splitting weekend decisions

November 8, 2016 0 comments

The women’s ice hockey team recorded a pair of mixed results this weekend.

Sam Lafferty ’18 and the rest of Brown’s offense started off the 2016 season cold being shutout twice and ceding the Mayor’s Cup to the Friars.


Men’s hockey disappoints in pair of shutout losses in opening weekend

October 31, 2016 0 comments

The men’s ice hockey team had a disappointing start to the season, losing to Holy Cross Friday and Providence College Sunday 3-0 and 6-0, respectively.

Alley Rempe ’20 battles for position against a Sacred Heart player at Meehan Auditorium. Rempe impressed in her first college hockey games, tallying two goals and four assists in the Bears’ two wins over the Pioneers.


Women’s hockey sweeps Sacred Heart to open 2016 campaign

October 24, 2016 0 comments

The women’s ice hockey team started the season on a high note, winning two non-conference home games Friday night and Saturday afternoon.

Women’s soccer downs Crusaders in last nonconference matchup


Women’s soccer downs Crusaders in last nonconference matchup

October 14, 2016 0 comments

Following a 2-1 win against Princeton Saturday, the women’s soccer team brought home another victory in an away game against the Holy Cross Crusaders.

Rolling Stone contributor Rob Sheffield gives a compelling analysis of the musical evolution of David Bowie following the artist’s death in January.

Arts & Culture

Book examines David Bowie’s life, career

October 13, 2016 0 comments

In his latest book, Rolling Stone contributor Rob Sheffield chronicles the colorful artistic ventures and personal life of the elusive cultural icon.