Editorials

Editorial: Cap the value of exams

December 4, 2014 0 comments

In their first jobs and internships, students realize that the real world operates on a vastly different schedule than college.

Editorial: The value in opening a winter session

December 3, 2014 0 comments

Unfortunately, the difficulty of figuring out a schedule across both Brown and RISD may close some doors for interested students.

Editorial: Embrace Sex Week

December 2, 2014 3 comments

The new and improved Sex Week is slated for mid-March — you should get involved.

Editorial: Finding our place in Ferguson

November 30, 2014 0 comments

The movement surrounding Ferguson and Michael Brown’s death is not merely a controversial issue, it is a civil rights issue.

Editorial: What we’re thankful for

November 24, 2014 1 comment

The Herald’s 124th Editorial Board has a lot to be thankful for.

Editorial: How executive action will not help immigrants

November 20, 2014 5 comments

Executive action does not promote integration of the immigrant population into society. Instead, the administration should focus on legislative reform.

Editorial: Islamic State destruction extends far beyond killings

November 19, 2014 0 comments

It is still crucial to acknowledge the importance of the destruction of historical sites in the Middle East by Islamic State fighters.

Editorial: Janus Forum and the freedom of expression

November 18, 2014 3 comments

We endorse that the Orchowski event be moved to a different time or repeated so students may attend both events.

Editorial: A University out of tune

November 17, 2014 0 comments

Though the music program generates musicians of all types, Brown remains the only school in the Ivy League that lacks a suitable large-scale concert hall.

Editorial: A push for peer concentration advising

November 13, 2014 0 comments

The notion of fixing advising highlights a paradox at Brown: developing support in an educational system that was designed to be relatively independent.