Columns

Sullivan ’15: Brown softball’s Katie Flynn — a perspective

May 7, 2015 1 comment

I have never had a coach, however feared or effective, actually impede the confidence and efforts of her players so dramatically.

Kenyon GS: What’s Chafee’s endgame?

April 23, 2015 3 comments

While clearly Chafee seems to have made up his mind on whether or not to run, I’m still scratching my head about the motives behind a Chafee candidacy.

Okun ’15: Requiem for a green

April 23, 2015 3 comments

I want some assurance that my time here won’t just vanish when I walk through the gates — that I will have somehow imprinted myself on this place.

Lanzillo ’16: Finding order amidst disorders

April 21, 2015 3 comments

I decided that my failure to talk about these issues would only contribute to the stigma surrounding eating disorders and mental illness.

Powers ’15: Why study philosophy?

April 21, 2015 4 comments

While the material might not be directly applicable to real life, the critical reasoning skills garnered are useful in nearly any context.

Al-Salem ’17: Brave up and be alone

April 20, 2015 1 comment

The benefits of being alone should outweigh any nervousness or insecurity. It’s the best way to tell yourself that your time and your life matter.

Mitra ’18: Thinking out loud on campus

April 20, 2015 1 comment

The power of opinion is unparalleled, especially in today’s world. Freedom of opinion is a basic human right, but it encompasses more than just liberty.

Mills ’15: What I know now

April 19, 2015 0 comments

When I’m gone from here, what will I remember the most clearly? It will be the people I met and shared my time with.

Corvese ’15: The limits of loans

April 19, 2015 2 comments

If Brown truly wants to preserve its value of passionate, exploratory education, it must prioritize the removal of loans from financial aid packages.

Secondo ’16: Listen to the Music

April 16, 2015 2 comments

Going to a concert is living for an experience and making a memory.