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Jaclyn Torres: Finding friendship through food

Jaclyn Torres: Finding friendship through food

May 16, 2017 0 comments
This article is part of the series Commencement Magazine 2017

You can learn a lot about a person over a meal. My best friends at Brown share my love of food and, in many cases, a similar eating schedule.

Lindsey Taing: Chill out

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I entered Brown with big aspirations, wide eyes and a hope for something incredible.

Julia Stemmer: Play It Right (Sylvan Esso)

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I cannot begin to quantify the number of parties I have attended with Steff and Stefan where we have taken over the music.

Lainie Rowland: Anything but a cheesy column

Lainie Rowland: Anything but a cheesy column

May 16, 2017 0 comments
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My senior year of high school I wrote a paper for my AP Language class trying to figure out what makes going to college worth the money.

Jia-hong Sun: You Are A Little Self-Conscious

Jia-hong Sun: You Are A Little Self-Conscious

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You bend down to tie your laces. You think the shoes are funny-looking. They are made of cowhide, and you have never worn ones like these before.

Taneil Ruffin: Homesickness

Taneil Ruffin: Homesickness

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Homesickness has plagued me for longer than I would like to admit.

Daniel Murage: A friend and a book

Daniel Murage: A friend and a book

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I have often been asked what my favorite book is or asked friends what their favorite books are.

Syed Ejaz Husain ’86 MD’90 and Andy Lazris ’86 in their freshman dorm, Everett Hall, in 1982.

David Lazris: Brown in a quarter century

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In 1982, an incoming freshman from New Jersey met his roommate, an international student from Pakistan.

Nikhil Kumar: Atlas

Nikhil Kumar: Atlas

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In high school, I started a Tumblr account with the username, “peoplecartographer.” I titled the blog “Atlas.”

Syed Ejaz Husain ’86 MD’90 and Andy Lazris ’86 in their freshman dorm, Everett Hall, in 1982.

Fatima Husain: The changing of the generations

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Making your way to the top of College Hill is not always easy.