Jen is currently a senior staff writer for the Arts and Culture section of the Herald. She is a freshman from Rocky Hill, CT, who is currently undecided about what to concentrate in (suggestions are appreciated!!!), although she is interested in political science, classics, and archaeology. In her free time, Jen can rarely be found doing anything that would be considered “constructive.”

Articles by Jennifer Shook (25)

The creation of a new “conmnector” route follows a longer course than the express version, encircling campus before heading downtown to the Jewelry District, Rhode Island Hospital and Alpert Medical School.

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University adds shuttle routes to accommodate new Jewelry District offices

September 24, 2017 0 comments

Fans of the University’s trusty shuttle routes may have noticed that their options have multiplied this semester.

Durk’s brings barbeque to Thayer Street

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Durk’s brings barbeque to Thayer Street

February 22, 2017 0 comments

Nestled among Thayer Street’s many attractions sits the newly installed and already-popular Durk’s Bar-B-Q restaurant.

Science, art converge at RISD Nature Lab

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Science, art converge at RISD Nature Lab

February 7, 2017 0 comments

Tucked away behind the Rhode Island School of Design Art Museum is another museum of sorts.

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Yoga studio chain Barre and Soul comes to Wayland Square

November 3, 2016 0 comments

This December, students looking for an alternative to the typical Nelson grind can take a quick trip down to Wayland Square to check out Barre and Soul.

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Brown Theatre Collective unites thespian groups across campus

October 6, 2016 0 comments

The Brown Theatre Collective is looking forward to its first full year as a campus group.

List Art Center will feature Brazilian films in several languages delving into culture in Brazil and elsewhere this Thursday through Saturday.

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CineBrasil to bring five Brazilian motion pictures to campus

September 22, 2016 0 comments

List Art Center will play host to the movie festival CineBrasil Thursday through Saturday.

#brownconnect links summer experiences

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#brownconnect links summer experiences

September 15, 2016 0 comments

The #brownconnect social media campaign started last year as a way to promote BrownConnect, a division of the University’s CareerLAB.

The Rhode Island Seafood Festival will return to India Point Park for its sixth year, drawing crowds to try local eats and drinks. Sponsored by the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, the event seeks to raise awareness.

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Seafood festival returns to India Point Park

September 8, 2016 0 comments

Providence residents and outsiders alike can stop by India Point Park this weekend to enjoy food, drinks and music at the Rhode Island Seafood Festival.

The Avon Cinema lobby was packed with film producers and enthusiasts Sunday night for Brown Motion Pictures’ spring premiere.

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BMP’s spring premiere showcases student films

April 26, 2016 0 comments

Thayer’s iconic Avon Theater was packed Sunday as filmmakers and friends gathered for Brown Motion Pictures’ spring premiere of four student films.

Dolapo Akinkugbe’s ’16 final show as a Brown student will take place April 29. After Brown, he may pursue music or a spot at Columbia Law School.

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DAP takes on Colosseum for final show as undergrad

April 26, 2016 0 comments

Dolapo Akinkugbe ’16, whose musical career took off at Brown and has brought him as far as Abbey Road Studios, is ready to reflect on his undergrad years.

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