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Letter: In memory of Noah Arnold ’20

Letters to the Editor

Letter: In memory of Noah Arnold ’20

January 10, 2018 0 comments

Noah completed his freshman fall semester and intended to major in mathematics, but was cultivating a growing interest in the fine arts.

Editor’s Note

Editors' Note

Editor’s Note

December 7, 2017 0 comments

The 127th Editorial Board published its 119th issue today, marking the last issue of the semester and our last issue as an editorial board. The Herald will continue to publish breaking news and updates online during finals and over winter break. The paper will resume publishing for the spring semester […]

Op-eds

Pichardo ’20: Do you know where the homeless people are?

December 7, 2017 0 comments

Last week, the streets of Providence were especially empty.

Columns

Steinman ’19: Americans in (and out of) Paris

December 7, 2017 0 comments

I was lucky enough to attend the 23rd Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change, commonly known as COP23, in Bonn, Germany.

Mitra ’18: Tax plan would weaken higher ed

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Mitra ’18: Tax plan would weaken higher ed

December 5, 2017 0 comments

After flip-flops, inaccuracies and hand-written revisions, the Republican tax bill passed the U.S. Senate by one vote in the wee hours of Saturday morning.

Cardoso ’19: How not to protect civil rights

Columns

Cardoso ’19: How not to protect civil rights

December 5, 2017 0 comments

Just today, the Supreme Court heard oral arguments for Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission.

Liang ’19: Where are the Asians in Hollywood?

Columns

Liang ’19: Where are the Asians in Hollywood?

December 5, 2017 0 comments

When it was announced last week that Chinese actress Liu Yifei would play the titular role in Disney’s remake of “Mulan,” I almost cried with relief.

Fernández ’21: America’s role in Honduras’ democratic crisis

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Fernández ’21: America’s role in Honduras’ democratic crisis

December 5, 2017 0 comments

The recent crisis in Honduras has not gotten nearly as much attention as a situation of this magnitude deserves.

From left to right: Senior Editors Alex Skidmore '19, Madison Rivlin '19 and Hattie Xu '19 and Editor-in-Chief and President Elena Renken '19. Not picture: Managing Editor and Vice President Kasturi Pananjady '19 and Julie Centre '19.

Editorials

Editor’s Note: The Herald names 128th Editorial Board

December 3, 2017 0 comments

The Herald announced the members of the 128th Editorial Board Friday at its annual banquet at CAV Restaurant Dec. 1. The 128th Editorial Board will be led by Editor-in-Chief and President Elena Renken ’19, a science and society concentrator from St. Paul, Minnesota. Kasturi Pananjady ’19, a comparative literature concentrator […]

Overall ’19: Embracing discomfort abroad

Columns

Overall ’19: Embracing discomfort abroad

December 3, 2017 0 comments

In my study abroad program this semester in Amman, Jordan, each student is placed with a local host family.