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Fighting grade inflation: a cause without a rebel

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Fighting grade inflation: a cause without a rebel

March 12, 2014 17 comments

“The fraction of the As is getting pretty high — too high for comfort,” said President Christina Paxson.

‘Medea’ brings ancient feud to Brown

Arts & Culture, Video

‘Medea’ brings ancient feud to Brown

March 7, 2014 8 comments

From the lofty parapet of Mount Olympus to the tortured currents of the River Styx, the gods have no fury like a woman scorned.

‘Youth’ in revolt dig into race, sex and rock-and-roll

Arts & Culture, Video

‘Youth’ in revolt dig into race, sex and rock-and-roll

February 28, 2014 0 comments

“Passing Strange” is aptly named. It’s bizarre and brazen, self-mocking and self-vindicating, loud and caustic.

In PW Downspace, a ‘Godot’ worth waiting for

Arts & Culture, Video

In PW Downspace, a ‘Godot’ worth waiting for

February 7, 2014 0 comments

A new production of his juggernaut “Waiting for Godot,” directed by Patrick Madden ’15, opens tonight in the Production Workshop Downspace.

When life is in pieces, Esther Mills, played by Mia Ellis MFA’12, turns to her sewing machine in Trinity Repertory Company’s “Intimate Apparel.”

Arts & Culture, Photo Gallery

Corsets lace together in social commentary

February 4, 2014 0 comments

Play explores struggle of black women and other minorities in America at turn of the 20th century

‘Iolanthe’ is the seventh of Gilbert and Sullivan’s 14 comedic operas produced between 1871 and 1896.

Arts & Culture, Photo Gallery

Gilbert and Sullivan hits high note with ‘Iolanthe’

November 22, 2013 0 comments

The comic opera focuses on forbidden love between a fairy and the half-mortal Strephon.

Fall Dance Concert showcases range of student choreography

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Fall Dance Concert showcases range of student choreography

November 15, 2013 0 comments

Dancers drew inspiration from a wide variety of sources, from Salvador Dali to Radiohead.

Video by Shavon Bell and Kavia Khosla.

Video

Nudity in the Upspace: Reflections

October 31, 2013 4 comments

After this year’s Nudity in the Upspace events caused a stir, we sat down to talk with event coordinators about the origins and intent of the program.

Ray Kelly lecture canceled amidst student, community protest

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Ray Kelly lecture canceled amidst student, community protest

October 30, 2013 278 comments

The event was canceled half an hour in, following heated remarks by audience members.

Click above for an interactive graphic breaking down students' approval of UCS according to their responses to several other questions. (Interactive graphic by Adrian Kramer and Patrick Maiden.)

Interactive Graphic, University News

Poll: Most report no opinion on UCS

October 29, 2013 0 comments
This article is part of the series Fall 2013 Student Poll 1

Despite UCS efforts to increase visibility and student involvement, polling detected apathy