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.

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Arts & Culture

Brown Orchestra strives for perfection on ‘Manhattan Intermezzo’

February 4, 2016 0 comments

Amidst widespread recognition from the classical music community, the Brown Orchestra released its first professionally recorded CD, “Manhattan Intermezzo.”

Noah Cowan ’19 sports a Brown sweatshirt while posing with host Alex Trebek on the set of “Jeopardy!” Cowan’s episode airs this Friday.

Arts & Culture

Contestants for $500: Who is Noah Cowan?

February 4, 2016 0 comments

Noah Cowan ’19 will go head to head Friday with some of the most eclectic minds in America’s most famous game: “Jeopardy!”

Arts & Culture

New Instagram account celebrates local artists

February 2, 2016 0 comments

With the University’s newly activated @artsatbrown Instagram account, Brown and Providence community members will be able to showcase their work in a shared digital space.

Huxtable tackles identity in lecture

Arts & Culture

Huxtable tackles identity in lecture

November 18, 2015 0 comments

Through varied media including visual arts, photography, poetry and music, Juliana Huxtable explores the boundaries of identity.

RISD first-year Young-Eon Kim , Hiromi Komorita ’17 and Yuko Miyawaki ’19 dress up as spooky geishas for the JCA Haunted House Saturday.

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Haunted house inspired by Japanese history enlivens Halloween

November 4, 2015 0 comments

This year’s Halloween was filled with fright and amusement as the Brown Japanese Cultural Association hosted its annual haunted house reenactment.

“If a pastry isn’t up to par one day, then we don’t sell it. We want each customer to have the same, great experience every time they walk in here,” said Cara Gibbons, a manager at Seven Stars bakery.

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Seven Stars whips up pastries in unique ways

October 23, 2015 0 comments

The smell of fresh-baked bread mingled with the aroma of hot coffee lures passersby into Seven Stars Bakery.

Collaged birds, a symbolic animal in many cultures, cover the walls of the David Winton Bell Gallery to uplift the voices of marginalized peoples. The exhibit highlights Native American narratives.

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Exhibit collages literary, artistic elements

October 2, 2015 0 comments

Tony Fitzpatrick’s birds flock to List Art Center’s David Winton Bell Gallery in his exhibition entitled “The Secret Birds and Other Works.”

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