Jamie Flynn is a staff columnist for The Herald. He is concentrating in Classics (Latin and Greek) and in Cognitive Neuroscience. He is also a Senior Staff Writer for the Brown Political Review and a copy editor for The Herald. Originally from San Francisco, he in his free time enjoys skiing, mountain biking and meditation.

Articles by James Flynn (4)

Columns, Opinions

Flynn ’20: Herald, employ the Oxford comma

April 16, 2018 0 comments

Anyone who has written for the Brown Daily Herald has had to put up with the stain of barbarism that persists in its style guide.

Columns, Opinions

Flynn ’20: The pursuit of happiness

March 21, 2018 0 comments

“Happiness, then, is apparently something complete and self-sufficient, since it is the end of the things achievable in action,” Aristotle said.

Columns, Opinions

Flynn ’20: What would John Stuart Mill say?

February 28, 2018 0 comments

When speaking on Feb. 13 at Brown, conservative journalist and author Guy Benson faced pushback from students who expressed disappointment with the decision to invite him to speak on campus.


Flynn ’20: History and its ugly but important legacy

December 1, 2016 0 comments

A little less than a year ago at Princeton, student protesters demanded the removal of Woodrow Wilson’s name from campus institutions.