Emily Miller is an opinions editor for the Herald. Originally from Washington, DC, she followed her pre-destined path as a History and International Relations concentrator. At Brown, she is the founder and president of United Nations Association of the United States of America. Emily has interned for Hillary for America, the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press and Google. She can be found working on papers with a split-screen on Gossip Girl, debating triple- concentrating and playing with her dogs.

Articles by Emily Miller (16)

Miller ’19: Prospective students should not be a bargaining chip

Columns, Opinions

Miller ’19: Prospective students should not be a bargaining chip

April 18, 2019 0 comments

Peaceful on-campus protests were once deemed radical, and today many are still hailed for forcing the mainstream to wake up and challenge its beliefs.

Miller ’19: Free freedom of speech

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Miller ’19: Free freedom of speech

March 20, 2019 2 comments

On March 2, President Donald Trump announced his plan to issue an executive order in favor of free speech at public and private universities. Speaking before the Conservative Political Action conference, Trump outlined his proposal, which would also withhold federal aid to schools that do not comply.

Miller ’19: Dem. primary candidates: Focus on the general election

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Miller ’19: Dem. primary candidates: Focus on the general election

February 14, 2019 0 comments

At least nine “prominent” Democratic candidates have announced the formation of a committee to explore a run in the primaries for the 2020 Presidential election.

Miller ’19: Toward more informed and honest recycling

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Miller ’19: Toward more informed and honest recycling

January 29, 2019 0 comments

Corporations have been known to capitalize on environmental sustainability to increase customer favor without clearly outlining the impact of their efforts.

Miller ’19: The burden of winning a House majority

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Miller ’19: The burden of winning a House majority

November 12, 2018 0 comments

Democrats achieved a resounding victory in the 2018 midterm elections, which will allow them to seat enough party members to assume control of the U.S. House of Representatives in January.

Miller ’19: ‘Global studies’ proposal bites off more than it can chew

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Miller ’19: ‘Global studies’ proposal bites off more than it can chew

October 31, 2018 0 comments

The Dean of the College released a report that synthesized the work of a committee created last semester to review the Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs and three of its concentrations — development studies, international relations and public policy.

Miller ’19: Secrecy reigns in U.S. intelligence

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Miller ’19: Secrecy reigns in U.S. intelligence

October 2, 2018 0 comments

In a post-9/11 world, in pursuit of its mission to thwart terrorism in the United States and ensure national security, U.S. intelligence agencies have become larger, more complex and, if possible, even more secretive.

Miller ’19: If I put my fingers in my ears, will dissent disappear?

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Miller ’19: If I put my fingers in my ears, will dissent disappear?

September 25, 2018 0 comments

What do the firing of a former Secretary of State, the hiring of an FBI director, the possibility of an onset of nuclear war with North Korea and the conspiracy against a Russian leaker have in common?

Columns, Opinions

Miller ’19: Let students leave their mark on campus art

April 10, 2018 0 comments

Early on in my Brown career, I ascended the five-story staircase in the List Art Center, and level by level, discovered an ever-changing, floor-to-ceiling mural showcasing Brown’s most creative artists.

Columns, Opinions

Miller ’19: Award shows are partisan echo chambers

March 18, 2018 0 comments

On Sunday, March 4, the 90th Oscar award ceremony took place, featuring a star-studded guest list, much laughter, long speeches and, of course, politics.