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Kumar ’17: American messiah

December 8, 2016 0 comments

The Brown University Chorus will perform the first part of George Frideric Handel’s “Messiah” Friday evening in Sayles Hall. I plan on attending.

Papendorp ’17: TAs are underpaid

December 8, 2016 0 comments

When I accepted a position as an undergraduate teaching assistant this fall, I assumed that I would be paid in accordance with the hours I worked.

Rowland ’17: UFB: the true nucleus of the cell

December 7, 2016 0 comments

Over Thanksgiving break, I used my brief leisure time to do something I generally don’t get to do: read a book for pleasure.

Silvert ’20: Political hypersensitivity can be counterproductive

December 7, 2016 0 comments

Since coming to Brown, I’ve been exposed to an array of views that I had never thoughtfully explored before arriving on campus.

Krishnamurthy ’19: Out of touch should go out of style

December 4, 2016 0 comments

There’s nothing Republicans hate more than identity politics.

Savello ’18: Gender should play no role in admissions

December 4, 2016 0 comments

This December, as early decision admission results loom, it’s important to consider the methodology that goes into accepting students to Brown.

Hu ’18: Stop tolerating sexual violence

December 2, 2016 0 comments

This year, we watched our country condemn Brock Turner and then elect an alleged rapist for president in a span of less than six months.

Meyer ’17: Paxson caught in the middle

December 2, 2016 0 comments

During the election, journalists wrote that covering President-Elect Donald Trump created a conflict between their obligations of accuracy and balance.

Esemplare ’18: The failure of progressivism

December 1, 2016 0 comments

In the aftermath of a historic and surprising election outcome, Americans have come forth with a plethora of explanations for the seemingly inexplicable.

Vilsan ’19: Tackling pervasive sexism

November 30, 2016 0 comments

As any woman can tell you, we are constantly caught in a catch-22 of gender inequality.