Lauren Aratani

Lauren Aratani

Editor-in-Chief and President

Lauren Aratani the editor-in-chief and president The Herald. She is a senior concentrating in English. In her free time, Lauren enjoys reading books, watching videos of cute animals ,and eating at new restaurants. Originally from Honolulu, Hawaii, Lauren loves bundling up in sweaters and can rock the world's ugliest snow boots (See: Moon Boots).

Articles by Lauren Aratani (46)

Cause of fire at 185 Angell electrical

Metro, University News

Cause of fire at 185 Angell electrical

April 19, 2016 0 comments

The fire at an off-campus house at 185 Angell Street Thursday morning was caused by the electrical system.

Half of students say Hillel sponsorship of Mock lecture acceptable

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Half of students say Hillel sponsorship of Mock lecture acceptable

April 14, 2016 0 comments
This article is part of the series Spring 2016 Poll

The Herald’s spring poll found that about half of students polled disagreed that Brown/RISD Hillel should not have sponsored a talk by Janet Mock.


Spotlight on the Statehouse: March 9, 2016

March 9, 2016 0 comments

A new program titled “myRA” will create a simple savings program for Rhode Islanders who don’t have experience with saving, WPRI reported.

Science & Research

Research Spotlight: Feb. 18, 2016

February 18, 2016 0 comments

Nancy Barnett, professor of behavioral and social science research, and a team of fellow investigators have received an R01 research project grant.

University News

Eric Estes named VP for campus life, student services

January 14, 2016 0 comments

Eric Estes will take on the role of vice president for campus life and student services beginning July 1, wrote President Christina Paxson P’19.

Metro, University News

Faculty appointment under review after arrest in prostitution sting

December 22, 2015 0 comments

Visiting Scholar in Physics Stephon Alexander’s PhD’00 faculty appointment is under review following his arrest in a prostitution sting Thursday night.

University News

Ethnic studies faculty members draft ‘5 Percent Plan’

December 5, 2015 0 comments

Twelve faculty members released a revised version of the University’s diversity action plan, “Pathways to Diversity and Inclusion,” Thursday night.

University News

Brown lacks resources, faculty in African studies

December 4, 2015 0 comments

Students interested in the countries and cultures of Africa are often left wanting more when it comes to resources and courses offered.

University News

Brown to allow students to join two new military programs

November 20, 2015 0 comments

The University has formed two new partnerships that will allow students to participate in the Naval and Air Force Reserve Officers’ Training Corps.

The $50 million gift donated by Chancellor Thomas Tisch ‘72, Alice Tisch and Thomas J. and Olive C. Watson Jr. Foundation will be used to fund the construction of a new building, hire more faculty members and support ongoing programs at the Watson Institute. The gift is part of the fundraising efforts of the University’s $3 billion BrownTogether campaign.

University News

Watson Institute receives $50 million gift

November 3, 2015 0 comments

The joint gift, which is part of the BrownTogether comprehensive campaign’s $3 billion early fundraising efforts, was awarded by three donors.

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