Gwen Everett is a Senior Staff Writer for the Herald, covering Higher Education in Rhode Island. She is a freshman from West Hartford, CT, who can’t decide what to concentrate in yet— but it will probably be either history, political science, or gender studies. When not writing a story, she's dedicated to investigative pursuits, like finding her keycard, or searching for a single food that doesn't taste better with hot sauce on it.

Articles by Gwen Everett (39)

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Resources for women’s health vary across R.I. colleges

September 23, 2016 0 comments

Collegiate health centers are oftentimes the first stop for undergraduate women and female-sexed students seeking sexual and reproductive medical care.

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School officials, researchers clash over R.I. school choice

September 8, 2016 0 comments

The debate over the quality of primary and secondary education in Rhode Island is taking center stage once again.

R.I. college students demand expanded diversity initiatives

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R.I. college students demand expanded diversity initiatives

April 20, 2016 0 comments

Students and faculty members at other colleges in Rhode Island are also working to have their voices heard on their campuses.

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Eat@Brown app lists dining hall menus, builds on Hack@Brown project

April 13, 2016 0 comments

A team of first-years has launched an app called Eat@Brown that allows students to check the menus at campus eateries from their phones.

BrownThink sparks debate on immigration policy in R.I.

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BrownThink sparks debate on immigration policy in R.I.

April 12, 2016 0 comments

Students, faculty members and policy experts gathered at BrownThink 2016, an undergraduate public policy competition.

State, experts discuss ways to improve support for ELL students

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State, experts discuss ways to improve support for ELL students

March 23, 2016 0 comments

English language learners constitute 7 percent of the public school population in Rhode Island.

The University revealed a new website, Courses@Brown, for students to choose their classes. The interface replaces the Banner system that many considered outdated and aesthetically displeasing. The design of the new site was a collaborative project between The University, students and third-party vendor Leapfrog.

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Courses@Brown site to replace Banner system

March 18, 2016 0 comments

Students can expect to use Courses@Brown in the next round of course registration for the 2016 fall semester.

Politicians, colleges aim to reduce student debt

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Politicians, colleges aim to reduce student debt

March 15, 2016 0 comments

The Corporation authorized a 4.1 percent tuition hike for the 2016-2017 academic year last month.

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New report suggests admission changes

February 17, 2016 0 comments

In March, yet another year of what Frank Bruni of the New York Times has dubbed “college admissions mania” will come to a close.

Guy Edwards, research fellow at the Institute at Brown for Environment and Society, Isabel Cavelier, minister counselor to the U.N., Natalie Unterstell, fellow at Harvard, Camila Bustos ’16, Ximena Carranza ’17 and J. Timmons Roberts, professor of environmental studies, discuss climate action in Latin America.

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Presentation addresses climate change in Latin America

February 12, 2016 0 comments

Panelists discussed the significance of the Paris Climate Conference as a prime example of Latin American countries stepping into policy-making positions.

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