Sophia Grace Carter is a university news senior staff writer, covering the University Hall beat. A freshman hailing from New York City, she is considering a concentration in political science, philosophy, and comparative literature. In addition to writing for the Herald, Sophia rows on the Seekonk for the Women's crew team. In the little free time that remains, Sophia likes to listen to music, read, hike, draw, take photographs, and binge on ginger snaps from Seven Stars Bakery.

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Corporation approves tuition hike in FY19

February 11, 2018 0 comments

On Saturday Feb. 11 the Corporation, the University’s uppermost governing body, voted to approve a $1.1 billion budget for the 2019 fiscal year, which is a 3.8 percent increase from last year’s and the largest in the University’s history.

University implements restorative justice program

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University implements restorative justice program

January 31, 2018 0 comments

Most modern criminal justice systems solely rely on punitive measures — an eye for an eye, or the guilty must be punished for the crimes they commit.

Low-income, first-gen students navigate college app process

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Low-income, first-gen students navigate college app process

December 5, 2017 0 comments

Work hard in high school, get into your dream school — that was the journey for many Brown students.

Entitled “The Russian Connection,” the orchestra’s concerts on Thursday, Nov. 30 and Friday, Dec. 1 will feature three pieces from different eras in Russian history.

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Orchestra concert to feature Russian composers

November 28, 2017 0 comments

Despite a recent and abrupt change in leadership, the Orchestra sounded cohesive and melodic while rehearsing in Sayles Monday for their upcoming concert.

Simmons appointed President of Prairie View A&M University

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Simmons appointed President of Prairie View A&M University

November 8, 2017 0 comments

Ruth Simmons made history in 2001 as the first African-American president of an Ivy League university, but she isn’t done yet.

University opens new mindfulness center

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University opens new mindfulness center

October 4, 2017 0 comments

Beginning in the late 1970s, mindfulness moved from the ashram to the laboratory, where researchers began to study its effects on health.