Divya is a senior staff writer covering diversity and student life. She’s a freshman from Singapore who is planning to concentrate in Philosophy and English. When not at the Herald, she is likely to either be pole dancing, trying to put new life into her old meme page, or screaming pointlessly about Avatar: The Last Airbender.

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Gregory Pardlo read poems from his Pulitzer Prize-winning book, “Digest,”  and answered questions on his writing process, identity and the multi-faceted nature of his poetry.

Arts & Culture

Pardlo’s poetry ties together multi-faceted identities

October 16, 2017 0 comments

Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Gregory Pardlo performed a reading of his work at the McCormack Family Theater on Thursday.

Lead actors Connor O’Byrne ’18 and Abby Espiritu ’19 demonstrated impressive vocals and passionate portrayals during the Musical Forum’s rendition of the critically-acclaimed Broadway hit “West Side Story.” The musical features a love story across rival gangs in New York.

Arts & Culture

‘West Side Story’ comes to East Side at Sayles Hall

October 2, 2017 0 comments

Musical collective Musical Forum brought critically-acclaimed Broadway hit “West Side Story” to Sayles Hall last weekend.

The Rhode Island General Assembly held an atypical Sept. session last Tuesday in an effort to resolve three issues left unaddressed in the summer.

Metro, News

Rhode Island Senate meets for special session

September 25, 2017 0 comments

A legislative session of the Rhode Island General Assembly was held last Tuesday to resume issues left unaddressed in June.

Students collaborate at convention for progressive healthcare technologies

University News

Students collaborate at convention for progressive healthcare technologies

September 17, 2017 0 comments

A buzz of innovation and activity characterized this year’s Brown Hack Health.