Maxine served as editor-in-chief and vice president of The Herald in 2015. Prior to assuming that role, she served as a university news editor and as a senior staff writer with the student government beat. She is a senior from Manchester, New Hampshire concentrating in English on the nonfiction writing track. She studied in Paris and enjoys all things Parisian. Her work has previously appeared in Forbes. Before Shark closed, it was unironically her favorite place on Thayer (RIP).

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In welcome address, Paxson encourages student engagement

September 2, 2014 2 comments

“I love talking to students; so do my two poodles. So please stop and say hello,” President Christina Paxson said in her address to first-years and parents.

Swearer Center sees leadership changes as director departs

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Swearer Center sees leadership changes as director departs

May 14, 2014 0 comments

Roger Nozaki MAT ’89, director of the Swearer Center for Public Service, will leave the University this week to work for the U.S. Department of Education.

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Students and friends remember former economics prof. for humor and brilliance

May 8, 2014 0 comments

A brilliant intellect, witty sense of humor and devotion to teaching and mentorship will mark the legacy of Professor Emeritus of Economics George Borts.

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104 seniors elected to Phi Beta Kappa

April 26, 2014 18 comments

One hundred and four seniors were elected to the Rhode Island Alpha chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, the nation’s oldest undergraduate academic honor society.

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This Week in Higher Ed: April 23, 2014

April 23, 2014 1 comment

The Supreme Court issued a decision Tuesday allowing Michigan’s ban on the use of race in public university admission to continue.

UFB grants higher rate of group funding

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UFB grants higher rate of group funding

April 22, 2014 0 comments

The Undergraduate Finance Board has met 82 percent of student groups’ funding requests for the upcoming academic year.

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This Week in Higher Ed: April 9, 2014

April 9, 2014 0 comments

The Project on Fair Representation, an organization working to challenge the use of race in undergraduate admission, launched three websites Monday.

Indian-American comedian Aasif Mandvi has been a regular correspondent for the Daily Show with Jon Stewart, which airs on Comedy Central, since 2006.

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Lecture Board reveals spring speakers

March 6, 2014 3 comments

Brown Lecture Board’s spring lineup will include a panel featuring Laverne Cox, R.J. Mitte and Aasif Mandvi, in addition to a lecture by Jack Dorsey.

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Corporation set to discuss budget, strategic plan

February 7, 2014 1 comment

The Corporation will vote on approving the University’s annual budget, consider raising tuition and debate expanding financial aid at its meeting.

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This Week in Higher Ed: Feb. 5, 2014

February 5, 2014 0 comments

The governor of Tennessee has called for two years of free community college funded by lottery revenues, the Chronicle of Higher Education reported Tuesday