Jackson is one of two sports editors at The Herald, hailing from New York City. Previously serving as a senior staff writer covering Housing, Dining, and Campus Planning, Jackson makes the switch to the sports section with the experience of a three sport varsity athlete and grumpiness of a long time Knicks fan. While not at The Herald, he can be found playing FIFA, sleeping, eating and, if at a library, probably procrastinating.

Articles by Jackson Chaiken (28)

Medical School gets first gender-inclusive bathroom

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Medical School gets first gender-inclusive bathroom

March 22, 2016 0 comments

The Alpert Medical School gained its first gender-inclusive bathroom after prompting by medical students.

The new council will make decisions regarding program houses such as West House, one of the University’s two environmental houses.

University News

ResLife to resurrect Program House Council

March 2, 2016 0 comments

The Office of Residential Life is re-forming a program house council for the eight program houses, said ResLife Associate Director Kate Tompkins.

The Environmental Program House failed to fill every bed in its North House, one of two residential spaces reserved for EPH members. The Program House has one year to fill vacancies to avoid being evicted.

University News

North House granted one year to fill empty rooms

February 26, 2016 0 comments

The Residential Council initially voted to evict the Environmental Program House from one of its two locations, North House at 111 Brown Street.

University News

SciLi Friedman Center to get new restrooms

February 4, 2016 0 comments

The bathrooms in the basement of the Friedman Study Center in the Sciences Library are in the midst of a major upgrade.

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Students fall victim to phishing despite University assistance

January 27, 2016 0 comments

As students return to checking their University email accounts daily, some will encounter phishing emails from hackers meant to steal private information.

Students experience being on the moon and Mars in the University’s YURT Ultimate Reality Theater. The virtual reality room features a 360-degree display and the best resolution visible to the human eye.

Science & Research

Virtual reality room facilitates new research

December 3, 2015 0 comments

The YURT Ultimate Reality Theater was officially unveiled last semester, and after six months of use, the possibilities for the facility seem limitless.

Cross-registration sees increase among RISD students

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Cross-registration sees increase among RISD students

October 9, 2015 0 comments

The number of students electing to take courses at the other school rose from 361 in the 2007-08 academic year to 486 in the 2014-15 academic year.

Brown grads flock to top companies

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Brown grads flock to top companies

September 30, 2015 3 comments

The three companies with the most Brown alums employed based on a survey of LinkedIn profiles are Google, Microsoft and Goldman Sachs.

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