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Esemplare ’18: NFL not to blame for concussion crisis

February 5, 2016 0 comments

This issue of concussions in professional sports has received growing attention in recent months, especially as related to the National Football League.

Al-Salem ’17: Twenty-something

Al-Salem ’17: Twenty-something

February 4, 2016 0 comments

My phone cover is currently a quote that says, “Nothing will ruin your 20s more than thinking you should have your life together already.”

Mitra ’18: Turning the tide of college admissions

February 4, 2016 0 comments

It’s been two years since I struggled through college applications, but the phrase “Common App” still sends shivers down my spine.

Savello ’18: Redefining the ‘usefulness’ of courses at Brown

February 3, 2016 0 comments

You’re only a few days into shopping period, and you’re already tired.

Steinman ’19: iChange the world

February 3, 2016 0 comments

While working for a political campaign over winter break, I was asked to research the young innovators that make up this year’s Forbes 30 Under 30 winners.

Vilsan ’19: Coming home

February 1, 2016 0 comments

Toto, I don’t think we’re in Providence anymore.

O’Shea ’19: Snowzilla versus the people

January 29, 2016 0 comments

On a foggy day in Providence, I am running in a cloud along the East Bay Bike Path.

Malik ’18: An actual break

January 28, 2016 0 comments

Last semester, when I learned that my parents were planning a trip during the first two weeks of winter break to visit relatives, I had mixed feelings.

Johnson ’19: Words and their weight

January 27, 2016 0 comments

Words carry weight and have impact. Our generation’s vocabulary is a significant part of our culture, and everyone contributes.

Esemplare ’18: In defense of a generation

December 4, 2015 0 comments

The reality is that the nostalgia for a time when concerts and dinners could not be captured on phones is misplaced.