Emily is a Metro Editor and a junior from Washington, DC (yes "DC proper" and no, not Maryland). She studies English and Public Policy, and aspires to use her concentrations to mimic Aaron Sorkin's "Newsroom" in real life. When not at The Herald, Emily's favorite thing to do is walk around Providence with her friends.

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Fall 2018 Herald poll results

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Fall 2018 Herald poll results

November 14, 2018 0 comments

Fall 2018 poll results can be found here.

R.I. voters elect Democrats across state in high-turnout election

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R.I. voters elect Democrats across state in high-turnout election

November 7, 2018 0 comments

Rhode Islanders showed up and went blue Tuesday, with the highest midterm voter turnout in over a decade. Voters elected a Democratic majority across every statewide and federal office and approved a $250 million bond issue to rebuild schools.

Corporation celebrates Friedman Hall, BrownTogether

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Corporation celebrates Friedman Hall, BrownTogether

October 29, 2018 0 comments

Corporation members joined faculty and students to celebrate the completed renovations of Friedman Hall at the annual fall meeting, President Christina Paxson P’19 wrote in a campus-wide email Sunday.

Uber driver charged with sexual assault of student

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Uber driver charged with sexual assault of student

October 22, 2018 0 comments

Carlos Carrillo, a 29-year-old former Uber driver, was charged with the second-degree sexual assault of Vanessa Garcia ’20.5 hours after reportedly assaulting her during an Uber ride near campus Aug. 2.

University alum and first responder remembers 9/11

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University alum and first responder remembers 9/11

September 10, 2018 0 comments

Dan Hanfling ’92 MD managed a team of rescuers who entered the Pentagon moments after tragedy struck Sept. 11, 2001.

Environmental advocates cited the detrimental effects of a liquid natural gas processing facility at the WaterFire protest on Saturday.

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Protestors march on WaterFire against National Grid proposal

September 9, 2018 0 comments

Protesters, organized by an affiliate of 350.org called Climate Action Rhode Island, highlighted environmental and sociological consequences of the proposed LNG facility, which would store natural gas.

William Parsons, a student at Central High School, was shot and killed outside Providence Career and Technical Academy Wednesday afternoon. Community members have placed flowers and candles at the site of the crime.

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Providence Police identify teenage shooting victim

September 6, 2018 0 comments

The Providence Police Department identified the victim of Wednesday’s shooting outside Providence Career and Technical Academy as William Parsons, a 15-year-old student at Central High School.

Providence student shot and killed outside school

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Providence student shot and killed outside school

September 5, 2018 0 comments

A 15-year-old boy was shot and killed outside Providence Career and Technical Academy yesterday afternoon, according to the Providence Police Department.

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R. I. General Assembly votes to criminalize revenge porn

April 17, 2018 0 comments

Robyn Giragosian did not plan for her nude photographs to proliferate throughout her community when she took them for her partner at the beginning of their romantic relationship.

Andrew Yang ’96 concentrated in economics and political science. After graduating, Yang founded his own company, Venture for America, an organization that helps entrepreneurs create jobs in cities.

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Alum makes 2020 presidential bid

April 13, 2018 0 comments

When Andrew Yang ’96 was on College Hill, his life revolved around three activities: Taekwondo, working out and playing video games.

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