Editorials

Editorial: The minority STEM crisis

April 24, 2014 0 comments

Both at Brown and across the country, students who describe themselves as underrepresented minorities are less likely to receive degrees in the sciences.

Editorial: Beyond year 250

April 23, 2014 3 comments

In the following academic year, we believe we ought to take steps toward better cooperation with the administration in the name of practicality.

Editorial: Happy birthday, LGBTQ Center

April 22, 2014 1 comment

Recently, the University’s LGBTQ Center celebrated its 10th birthday.

Editorial: What we’re fighting for

April 21, 2014 0 comments

As we recover from Spring Weekend, prepare for finals and enjoy the newly beautiful weather, Emma Jerzyk’s ’17 Herald article should be a wakeup call.

Editorial: Reform on a community level

April 17, 2014 1 comment

Community colleges will be crucial to any attempts to reform the system.

Editorial: Abolish legacy status as an admission consideration

April 15, 2014 8 comments

It is time to respond to the majority of Brown students’ beliefs and abolish legacy status as an admission consideration.

Editorial: The very model of modern scholar-athletes

April 15, 2014 0 comments

On Monday, Brown Athletics announced that the women’s rugby team will finally receive varsity status.

Editorial: Creating course credit for labs

April 14, 2014 1 comment

We should consider altering the labs system so students in high-demand laboratory courses have the opportunity to receive additional credit for their labs.

Editorial: A Civil Service G.I. Bill

April 10, 2014 5 comments

As tuition costs, even at state institutions, continue to rise, it is imperative that we create other avenues for students to work toward scholarships.

Editorial: Flexibility necessary for grad programs

April 9, 2014 1 comment

True accounting of the realities of graduate programs may not be good for any individual program, but it is in the overall best interest of students.