Jillian Lanney served as managing editor on The Herald's 125th editorial board in 2015. Previously, she was head graphics editor and a senior staff writer, covering admission, financial aid and security. Jill is a public policy concentrator from Concord, New Hampshire. She spent fall 2014 in Copenhagen, Denmark and knows approximately nine words in Danish. Jill enjoys traveling, politics, Harry Potter and New England sports teams.

Articles by Jillian Lanney (43)

The University amended its financial aid website following public allegations of misinformation at 111 higher education institutions.

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U. clarifies financial aid policies to reflect federal guidelines

February 12, 2014 0 comments

The University has revised its financial aid website after a congressional letter named Brown as one of 111 institutions violating the Higher Education Act.

Gov. Lincoln Chafee ’75 P’14 P’17 has proposed a 2015 budget that would increase educational spending by $38 million and freeze tuition for students at Rhode Island’s public universities.


NECAP test results show mixed success

February 4, 2014 1 comment

2013 exam scores come after release of proposed 2015 budget calling for higher education spending

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U. to fund unpaid summer internships

January 23, 2014 0 comments

The University will commit to funding at least one internship or research opportunity for students receiving financial aid.

Scott married his wife, Jill Adamson, three weeks before dying of colon cancer. He was diagnosed in 2012 just after arriving at Brown.

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Community mourns death of TAPS grad student

December 4, 2013 2 comments

Scott’s GS work includes multiple performances and plays, as well as several films.

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Three arrested in cell phone robbery

December 3, 2013 0 comments

DPS officers apprehended the primary suspect based on a description offered by a witness.


Alum becomes third in state police command

November 18, 2013 0 comments

Karen Pinch ’88 occupies the highest position a woman has ever held in the R.I. state police.

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Weekend crime update: Nov. 15-17, 2013

November 18, 2013 0 comments

A Providence resident was charged with receiving stolen goods after a DPS lieutenant found him walking away from a vehicle with shattered windows.

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Suspect arrested in OMAC thefts

November 12, 2013 1 comment

The arrest came after five reported thefts from the basketball court area in the past few weeks.

Orange stickers will be placed on “party houses,” residents of which will subsequently receive larger fines for any future complaints.


‘Party house’ ordinance targets noisy residences

November 7, 2013 0 comments

Part of the orange sticker program, houses deemed ‘disruptive and dangerous’ will be issued larger fines.

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Weekend Crime Update: Oct. 24 – Nov. 2, 2013

November 5, 2013 0 comments

Two students reported an incident in which an unknown individual opened their Emery-Woolley Hall dorm room door while they were sleeping.

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