Clare is an opinions editor from New York City. She is concentrating public policy and environmental studies and loves writing about politics and culture. Clare has interned for Hillary for America, the Rhode Island Alliance for Healthy Homes, and T-REX Group. When not at the Herald, she can usually be found playing ultimate frisbee, making puns, or running up and down Providence’s many hills.

Articles by Clare Steinman (32)

Clare Steinman: Holding greatness close

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Clare Steinman: Holding greatness close

May 24, 2019 0 comments

On the sweltering evening of last year’s Campus Dance, as the Class of 2018 prepared to take the stage for their Senior Sing, I found myself in conversation with an alum visiting Brown for his 30th reunion.

Steinman ’19: Students should pursue certificates in sustainability

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Steinman ’19: Students should pursue certificates in sustainability

March 5, 2019 0 comments

I study the end of the world. My diploma will say environmental studies, but in practice my undergraduate education will have been on the apocalypse, or ideally, its aversion.

Steinman ’19: Dear Blueno, from Clare

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Steinman ’19: Dear Blueno, from Clare

February 14, 2019 0 comments

At first glance, it’s easy to see the appeal of a forum like Dear Blueno — an anonymous submission form whereby confessions, advice and assorted musings can be transmitted to over a thousand Facebook followers and, from there, to the wider Brown community.

Steinman ’19: The Blue Wave needs an agenda

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Steinman ’19: The Blue Wave needs an agenda

November 12, 2018 0 comments

With the Democrats’ long-expected reclamation of the House of Representatives last week, President Trump and his allies certainly anticipate the beginning of a fierce Democratic backlash.

Steinman ’19: When writing a thesis, learn from your peers

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Steinman ’19: When writing a thesis, learn from your peers

October 9, 2018 0 comments

For many incoming students, the first tangible links to Brown are advisors, people who will be guiding and looking out for us from the moment we reach campus and begin to pick classes.

Steinman ’19: Requiem for the Bear’s Lair

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Steinman ’19: Requiem for the Bear’s Lair

September 20, 2018 0 comments

I should probably start by admitting that I was never much of a fan. Like the Sharpe Refectory and the Sciences Library, the Bear’s Lair fell into a category of places on campus that I frequented not because I liked being there, but because they were steady and reliable — they got the job done.

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Steinman ’19: Dirty money has no place in the DNC

September 6, 2018 0 comments

The Democratic National Committee took a critical step here in Providence this past June, passing a resolution that banned political contributions from the fossil fuel industry, namely oil, gas and coal companies and their associations.

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Steinman ’19: Here comes the sun

April 23, 2018 0 comments

It once seemed an impossible dream, but spring has finally come to Providence.

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Steinman ’19: Lead on, Hollywood

March 18, 2018 0 comments

It’s taken fourteen months, but President Trump has finally figured out what’s wrong with America. In a recent 5:25 a.m. tweet following the Oscars, he declared: “Problem is, we don’t have Stars anymore — except your President (just kidding, of course)!”

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Steinman ’19: Time for some cautious optimism

February 13, 2018 0 comments

Over the year that I’ve edited this section, I’ve come across a number of columns that include a variation on the phrase “now more than ever,” including plenty of my own.