Editorials

Editors' Note

Editors’ note

February 29, 2016 0 comments

Today, The Herald has published two full-page op-eds regarding the nature of readings and a guest lecture given in a sociology class at Brown.

Editorial: The intersection of science and politics

February 25, 2016 0 comments

We applaud Professor of Biology Kenneth Miller ’70 P’02 for his continuous role as an advocate of public science.

Editorial: Rethinking RIPTA

February 24, 2016 0 comments

The good news is that we Brown students get to take full advantage of the Rhode Island Public Transit Authority bus system for free.

Editorial: Changing the world, one applicant at a time

February 18, 2016 0 comments

The Harvard Graduate School of Education recently released a report proposing a change to the college admissions process.

Editorial: Proud of Brown’s role in Bootstrap

February 17, 2016 0 comments

We are proud that Brown faculty had a role in developing the Bootstrap curriculum.

Editorial: Online learning makes Brown accessible to all

February 16, 2016 0 comments

Brown’s decision this year to open up eight for-credit, online summer courses comes as general interest in online education has begun to wane.

Editorial: To the students who did not get bids

February 15, 2016 0 comments

As of Thursday, 296 female undergraduates were in the process of rushing sororities. This is a steep increase from last year, when 207 rushed.

Editorial: Troubling textbook costs

February 11, 2016 0 comments

The exorbitant cost of textbooks, as well as other course materials, is one of the biggest financial challenges Brown students face.

Editorial: In support of the chemistry petition

February 10, 2016 0 comments

Several pre-medical students recently released a petition calling for Brown to offer both “Organic Chemistry” classes during both semesters.

Editorial: Cautiously optimistic about dorm renovations

February 9, 2016 0 comments

We commend Brown’s decision to allocate $5 million to renovating Perkins and Barbour Halls.