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.

Articles by Emily Davies (31)

Half of female students report being catcalled at least once a month

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Half of female students report being catcalled at least once a month

December 5, 2017 0 comments

In her first month on College Hill, Rachel Souza ’21 was catcalled for the first time in her life.

Former Tel Aviv professor lectures on Israel’s first prime minister

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Former Tel Aviv professor lectures on Israel’s first prime minister

November 29, 2017 0 comments

Anita Shapira, head of Rabin Center, discusses Israel’s founding leader for Watson event.

U. increases support, resources for student veterans

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U. increases support, resources for student veterans

November 12, 2017 0 comments

Every time Tristan Hood ’18 or Joel Fudge ’21 go out to eat, they make sure to find seats facing the door.

Daniel Harp is serving as the interim conductor of the orchestra while the University waits to hear former conductor Paul Phillips’ formal decision to return to the University. He is currently conductor at Stanford.

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Orchestra upset by conductor turnover

November 9, 2017 0 comments

Student musicians were scrambling after the University relieved conductor Brandon Keith Brown of his orchestra duties a day before their first concert.

Storm costs U. $40,000 in damages, including beloved beech tree

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Storm costs U. $40,000 in damages, including beloved beech tree

November 8, 2017 0 comments

Students ringing in Halloween were hit with an unwelcome surprise on Oct. 29 and 30 — a heavy downpour and powerful gusts of wind.

The motion to allow in-house professors to “course bunch” in special circumstances is part of efforts to support faculty members in their research.

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Faculty approves flexibility in course load requirements, responds to proposed tax code

November 7, 2017 0 comments

Tuesday’s faculty meeting featured a motion that would allow faculty to reduce their teaching load below one course per semester under special conditions.

Heather Fleming presented an example of her company’s partnership with Inovations for Poverty Action to improve hand sanitation in Kenya.

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Heather Fleming talks intersection of design, humanitarianism

November 6, 2017 0 comments

Heather Fleming, founder and CEO of Catapult Design, gave a lecture Monday night that moved students in the room to take notes on their phones.

EMS Basic Life Support program gives undergrads medical experience

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EMS Basic Life Support program gives undergrads medical experience

October 22, 2017 0 comments

Forty years after the founding of Brown Emergency Medical Services, the program is becoming increasingly student-run.

Though Brown was removed as director, the orchestra will perform Friday under the leadership of music teaching associate Daniel Harp.

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Conductor relieved of orchestra duties

October 17, 2017 0 comments

The mood changed in Sayles Hall Tuesday night when orchestra students learned that Conductor Brandon Keith Brown will no longer serve as their director.

As a student, DNC Chairman Tom Perez ’83 worked 20 hours a week at the Ratty and spent a summer refinishing floors with Facilities Services.

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Ratty, SciLi and Sigma Chi: Tom Perez on his time at Brown

October 13, 2017 0 comments

Tom Perez ’83 P ’18 sits calmly at his desk wearing thick black frames and a shadow of a goatee that complement his academic surroundings.

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