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Editorial: Thirsting for more water stations

April 16, 2018 0 comments

During orientation week, all first-year students are given a welcome package that includes a reusable water bottle. This policy can be traced back to 2008, when the student organization Beyond the Bottle pushed the University to scale back its use of disposable water bottles.

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Editorial: Reforming the First Readings program

April 12, 2018 0 comments

Since 2007, the University has requested all its incoming first-year students to read a single book (or, in one case, watch a movie) and then discuss it in small seminars during first-year orientation.

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Editorial: Elections at Brown need work

March 23, 2018 0 comments

On the evening of March 22, Elections Board Chairs Katherine Barry ’19 and Kathryn Stack ’19 announced the results of the 2018 elections for the Undergraduate Council of Students and the Undergraduate Finance Board.

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Editorial: In support of #FullDisclosure

March 21, 2018 0 comments

On Feb. 14, the #FullDisclosure campaign issued a letter asking universities to release their internal data on policies regarding legacy status consideration.

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Editorial: Go forward with the disability identity center

March 15, 2018 0 comments

On Feb. 21, The Herald reported that a collective of Brown students and activists had proposed to University administrators the creation of a student-led disability identity and cultural center.

Editorial: Keep pushing for gun safety regulation

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Editorial: Keep pushing for gun safety regulation

March 14, 2018 0 comments

At 10 a.m. this morning, students, staff members and community residents will gather on the Main Green to participate in the National School Walkout against gun violence. In some schools, the national walkout, organized by the youth branch of the Women’s March, will last for 17 minutes — one minute […]

Editors' Note, Opinions

Editor’s Note: A brief inconvenience

March 9, 2018 0 comments

Due to a power outage in the early hours of Friday morning, the 128th Editorial Board was unable to print its March 9 issue.

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Editorial: University should not suspend MAT program’s elementary track

March 7, 2018 0 comments

On Jan. 22, the School of Professional Studies decided to place the Master of Arts in Teaching program under review and to suspend the elementary track of the program for the 2018-19 academic year.

Editorial: University’s response to racist flyers came too late

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Editorial: University’s response to racist flyers came too late

February 28, 2018 0 comments

On Feb. 3, a series of appalling racist and anti-black pamphlets were found around the University and surrounding neighborhoods.

Editorial: In support of the new performing arts center plan

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Editorial: In support of the new performing arts center plan

February 26, 2018 0 comments

On Feb. 20, the University announced plans to change the proposed location of its new performing arts center “to a smaller plot on The Walk between Angell and Olive streets, facing the Granoff Center for the Creative Arts.”