Madison currently serves as co-editor for the Arts & Culture beat at the Herald. She is concentrating in Hispanic Studies and Public Policy, and enjoys watching NCIS (along with the occasional episode of That Seventies’ Show when NCIS gets too scary). Madison loves fishing and drinking hot chocolate, though usually not at the same time. When she’s not at The Herald, Madison is playing club tennis or still struggling with the January 6, 2002 Times Sunday crossword.

Articles by Madison Rivlin (37)

Bursting the bubble

Bursting the bubble

May 16, 2017 0 comments
This article is part of the series Commencement Magazine 2017

True to the freethinking and amorphous spirit that distinguishes Brown’s academic atmosphere from others, no two Brown experiences are the same.

Spring Weekend to feature Erykah Badu, AlunaGeorge, Young Thug

Arts & Culture

Spring Weekend to feature Erykah Badu, AlunaGeorge, Young Thug

March 22, 2017 0 comments

Rumors were finally put to rest Tuesday night as the Brown Concert Agency announced the 2017 Spring Weekend lineup at its Whiskey Republic release party.

Exhibit highlights religious, intellectual life of Spanish convent women

Arts & Culture

Exhibit highlights religious, intellectual life of Spanish convent women

February 28, 2017 0 comments

Women of the Page: Convent Culture in the Early Modern Spanish World” showcases a collection of portraits, engravings, objects and manuscripts.

RISD Museum offers free entry on Inauguration Day

Arts & Culture

RISD Museum offers free entry on Inauguration Day

January 26, 2017 0 comments

The Rhode Island School of Design Museum offered free admission to the public on Inauguration Day Jan. 20.

Arts & Culture

Childish Gambino departs from roots, explores funk, soul in new LP

December 7, 2016 0 comments

Enveloping listeners in soulful, bluesy funk and eerie, ethereal vocals, Childish Gambino plunges into the mellifluous world of psychedelia in his third LP.

Portu-Galo offers three takes on the Portuguese sandwich, the Bifana.

Arts & Culture

Portu-Galo captures taste of Portugal

December 1, 2016 0 comments

The vibrant black and neon-accented truck that frequents Waterman Street was first conceived in 2013.

Rodriguez offers message of inspiration, hope

Arts & Culture, University News

Rodriguez offers message of inspiration, hope

November 22, 2016 0 comments

Students arranged themselves into a haphazard queue more than an hour before Gina Rodriguez’s lecture, hosted by Brown Lecture Board this Monday night.

Photographer captures beauty in everyday scenes, family life

Arts & Culture

Photographer captures beauty in everyday scenes, family life

November 17, 2016 0 comments

RaMell Ross, explores black identity in southern culture in his latest exhibition, “Excerpts from South County, AL.”

Panos Panay, managing director of the Berklee Institute for Creative Entrepreneurship, gave the keynote speech at the lecture series Sunday.

Arts & Culture

Workshop links entrepreneurs, artists

November 10, 2016 0 comments

The Brown Arts Initiative and the Jonathan M. Nelson Center for Entrepreneurship at Brown collaborated to host a series of lectures on music and tech.

Alicia Keys expresses frustration about societal expectations regarding beauty and sexuality in her 16-track album released Nov. 4. The album incorporates quotidian sounds from New York City.

Arts & Culture

Alicia Keys’ eighth album ‘Here’ features songs, poetry, conversation

November 9, 2016 0 comments

Alicia Keys continues to inspire the movement toward celebrating authenticity in her newest album “Here,” released Nov. 4.

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