Elise is Senior Staff Writer for The Herald's Arts and Culture Section. She is a freshman from Mill Valley, California, and while currently undecided, could see herself concentrating in English, History, Visual Art, or maybe something completely different. Elise can usually be found at one of Providence's many coffee shops enjoying a vanilla latte, or at her desk debating whether to read, write, paint, or watch her favorite episode of Grey's Anatomy or Gilmore Girls again.

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Datamatch pairs over 2,600 Brown students

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Datamatch pairs over 2,600 Brown students

February 14, 2018 0 comments

This morning at 7 a.m., thousands of Brown students opened an email in their inbox with more anticipation than any “Today@Brown” or even “Today’s Café Specials” message could garner.

Three photographs by Graciela Iturbide were acquired by the David Winton Bell Gallery to complete the exhibition in the List lobby.

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List features 20th century Mexican artists

February 6, 2018 0 comments

On the bright, coral-colored walls of the List Art Center lobby, “Llevando la Cultura: Conflicting Narratives in Mexican Art” exhibits a collection of artworks by 20th century Mexican artists, pulled from the Bell Gallery’s permanent collection.

Predo Reyes’s latest piece is the eighth part of a 16-part art project. The artist is one of many working on this collaborative venture.

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RISD Museum exhibit engages community

February 1, 2018 0 comments

Hanging above Bolt Coffee at the Rhode Island School of Design Museum is Pedro Reyes’ flag “Hands On With A Vision,” the latest installment in “Pledges of Allegiance,” a nationwide art project put on by the New York-based public arts nonprofit Creative Time.

The Granoff Center’s Cohen Gallery began featuring works from Brown-RISD Dual-Degree students last Thursday.  The tenth annual exhibition showcases art from the selective interdisciplinary program.

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Brown-RISD students color Granoff

January 29, 2018 0 comments

For the next month, the walls of the Granoff Center for the Creative Arts will exhibit the unique skills, interests and talent of students in the Brown-RISD Dual Degree Program.

By CHLOE on Thayer Street adds a new dimension to local cuisine, pairing vegan, gluten-free and Kosher options with a trendy aesthetic.

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By CHLOE brightens Thayer with vegan eats

January 24, 2018 0 comments

By CHLOE, the long awaited casually hip vegan restaurant, opened its doors to eager customers at 223 Thayer St.on Friday, Jan.19.

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Providence cafes offer holiday drinks, food

December 7, 2017 0 comments

As finals loom and winter break approaches, sweet treats and warm drinks become all the more welcome.

In her role as the vice president of the Office of Institutional Equity and Diversity, Delalue will oversee the implementation of the University’s DIAP.

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Delalue to lead diversity initiatives as Vice President

December 5, 2017 0 comments

Shontay Delalue stepped into her role as vice president for institutional equity and diversity Dec. 1, following a nationwide search.

Exhibit reflects historical, industrial themes

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Exhibit reflects historical, industrial themes

November 28, 2017 0 comments

Students, faculty and community members were treated to a conversation Nov. 14 between artists Melvin Edwards and Tony Ramos.

U. hosts performance of ‘Audiovision: Stockhausen’s Hymnen’

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U. hosts performance of ‘Audiovision: Stockhausen’s Hymnen’

October 31, 2017 0 comments

The Granoff Center’s Martinos Auditorium filled with sound Monday.

‘setGo in Motion’ deconstructs improvisational dance

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‘setGo in Motion’ deconstructs improvisational dance

October 23, 2017 0 comments

Energy radiated from “setGO in Motion,” an improvisational dance performance put on by professional dancers and undergraduates.

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