Opinions

Steinman ’19: Rescue the Urban Environmental Lab

February 16, 2017 0 comments

Brown has announced potential plans Saturday to destroy what has become a second home to me and many others on campus.

Columns

Vilsan ’19: Stop toeing the line

February 15, 2017 0 comments

The words “echo chamber” have been thrown around more times than can be tracked during this past presidential election and in ensuing months.

Op-eds

Powell: Recent columns misconstrue admissions process

February 15, 2017 0 comments

Recent opinion pieces in The Herald have made assumptions about the University’s admission process and the priorities we emphasize.

Columns

Cardoso ’19: ‘Free speech’ isn’t a license to hate

February 14, 2017 0 comments

When protesters recently prevented Milo Yiannopoulos — a Breitbart editor and seasoned provocateur, a la Ann Coulter — from speaking at a scheduled event at the campus of University of California at Berkeley, free speech advocates were stirred into action from across the political spectrum, castigated the cancellation as a […]

Columns

Rowland ’17: Questioning the budget

February 14, 2017 0 comments

The University’s budget for fiscal year 2018 unsurprisingly includes tuition increases that outpace inflation by almost twice as much.

Columns

Liang ’19: Scientific advocacy starts with the scientists

February 13, 2017 0 comments

Between the rogue Twitter accounts of NASA and the National Park Service and the planned March for Science on Earth Day, science is at war.

Columns

Smith GS: Beyond ‘Pence’s Poodle’

February 13, 2017 0 comments

Columnists for major news organizations, like the New York Times, criticize President Donald Trump formulaically.

Columns

Okin ’19: Reconsidering the sophomore slump

February 12, 2017 0 comments

I am sure every member of the class of 2019 has discovered at least a partial truth to the slump.

Columns

Mitra ’18: Fox News’ obsession with Brown misses the mark

February 12, 2017 0 comments

On Jan. 25, Brown had a famous — or rather, infamous — visitor: Jesse Watters, the host of Watters’ World on The O’Reilly Factor. Watters came to Brown, ostensibly to interview students about toxic masculinity. In a short day on campus, he managed to interview bystanders about safe spaces, push […]

Kumar ’17: The great American identity crisis

February 9, 2017 0 comments

Is the United States an isolationist hermit or a welcoming haven for immigrants and refugees?