Kate Talerico

Kate Talerico

Former Managing Editor of Daily Content

Kate is the former managing editor of daily content at The Herald, where she organized staff trainings, developed multimedia features, and oversaw production of the daily newspaper. A senior at Brown, she is majoring in urban studies but will pursue a career in journalism. Kate hails from Minneapolis, Minnesota, where she enjoys sailing in holes cut out of the still-frozen lake in the spring. Outside the newsroom, Kate has been known to frequent dance parties and doughnut shops.

Articles by Kate Talerico (73)

St. Vincent extended her Digital Witness tour, which included a stop at Lupo’s Heartbreak Hotel Sunday night, into this summer. She received her first Grammy nomination for Best Alternative Music Album in December 2014 for her eponymous album St. Vincent, and she demonstrated her lyrical genius during her performance in Providence.

Arts & Culture

St. Vincent crushes Lupo’s with intensity in dynamic concert

March 11, 2015 2 comments

For those celebrating International Women’s Day, St. Vincent’s performance could not have been a better example of a powerful woman.

Emma Watson ’14 said her speech to the United Nations Sept. 20 was a “wake-up call” and  “the most important thing I could possibly do.”

University News

Watson ’14 urges men to support feminism

March 10, 2015 1 comment

“Males are ready to get on board, but now they’re asking ‘How do I help?’” said Emma Watson ’14 in a Q&A session promoting the HeForShe campaign.

Julia Gillard, former Australian prime minister, addressed Australia’s attention to developing markets in Asia during her lecture Wednesday.

University News

Gillard talks Australia’s relationship with Asia

March 5, 2015 0 comments

“Asia’s rise is the opportunity of this century,” said Julia Gillard, Australian prime minister from 2010 to 2013.

Under the compost initiative, more dining items are compostable and there are new compost bins. For the first two weeks of the initiative, student volunteers will monitor bins to help students sort their waste.

University News

Composting pilot begins at Andrews Commons

March 3, 2015 2 comments

The University will kickstart an 11-week composting pilot program at Andrews Commons Tuesday.

As a fellow for the nonprofit Mercy for Animals, Lauren Pierce ’15 promotes environmental, ethical and dietary reasons to support animal rights. She is currently campaigning for Brown to adopt a meat-free menu on Mondays.

University News

Mercy for Animals fellow fights for animal rights

February 25, 2015 8 comments

If Lauren Pierce ’15 gets her way, daily hamburgers at the Sharpe Refectory will soon be a thing of the past.

The change in sanctions against Phi Kappa Psi resulted from reevaluated GHB test results and has drawn mixed response from students.

University News

Brown modifies Phi Psi sanctions

February 23, 2015 14 comments

Phi Kappa Psi can petition for reinstatement a year and a half earlier than the original four-year sentence would have allowed the fraternity to return.

Laptop theft on campus decreased over past seven years

University News

Laptop theft on campus decreased over past seven years

February 19, 2015 0 comments

The number of laptop thefts decreased from 54 to 12 from 2013 to 2014, said Paul Shanley, deputy chief of police for the Department of Public Safety.

Researchers critique sexual assault survey

University News

Researchers critique sexual assault survey

February 12, 2015 3 comments

Administrators plan on conducting a survey to measure campus attitudes toward sexual assault this April, despite criticism from researchers.

University News

Applications roll in for alternative gift fund grants

February 4, 2015 0 comments

Applications opened Jan. 13 for the Gift for a Sexual Assault-Free Campus, a fund that offers grants to student groups combatting sexual assault on campus.

University News

Email clarifies interim alcohol policy changes

January 30, 2015 3 comments

The Office of Campus Life and Student Services released a campus-wide email Friday clarifying that the the interim policy changes announced Jan. 19.

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