Letters to the Editor

Letter: The lifelong joy of the Open Curriculum

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Letter: The lifelong joy of the Open Curriculum

November 5, 2019 0 comments

As a former Brown transfer student and current staff member, I may be one of the few people on campus who spent half my undergraduate years at another university with a strict core curriculum, and half my years at Brown.

Letter: CIS integral in Today@Brown and digital transformation

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Letter: CIS integral in Today@Brown and digital transformation

October 30, 2019 0 comments

It can be rare for a student newspaper to recognize in its reporting the tools and systems that a university puts in place to benefit the day-to-day lives of members of its community, so it’s noteworthy that The Herald chose to mark the two-year anniversary of Today@Brown with a recent article.

Letter: University should continue athletic recruitment

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Letter: University should continue athletic recruitment

October 28, 2019 0 comments

Rebecca Aman’s (‘20) column argued that Brown and the other Ivy League schools should end athletic recruitment in their admissions processes.

Letter: Perception of Brown in Tapiero letter is misguided

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Letter: Perception of Brown in Tapiero letter is misguided

October 24, 2019 0 comments

It should be noted that Dan Tapiero’s BA ’90, MA ’91,  and 1989 Associate Managing Editor of the Herald, Oct. 22 letter in The Herald was sprinkled with rose-colored views of a mythical Brown University.

Letter: Maintaining the spirit of open debate

Letter: Maintaining the spirit of open debate

October 22, 2019 0 comments

I appreciated The Herald’s coverage of my “Family Weekend” lecture on the protest movement in Hong Kong. 

Letter: Herald coverage of Kanders must improve

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Letter: Herald coverage of Kanders must improve

October 22, 2019 3 comments

As an ex-managing editor of the Brown Daily Herald, it is with great sadness and embarrassment that I read the Sept. 12 op-ed “Warren Kanders still must go” and the validating Editorial Page Board follow-up comment Sept. 23.

Letter: Why we should protest Amazon

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Letter: Why we should protest Amazon

October 21, 2019 1 comment

In his Oct. 11 column, Andrew Reed ’21 writes, “But there are hundreds or perhaps thousands of companies whose products serve a critical role in the mission of ICE.”

Letter: To achieve transformative justice, the University should strengthen policy around derecognized group activity

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Letter: To achieve transformative justice, the University should strengthen policy around derecognized group activity

October 15, 2019 0 comments

To the Editor: I am writing with regard to The Herald’s article on Brown’s response to derecognized group activity. I would like to challenge the Office of Student Conduct & Community Standards to reconsider its guidelines on student affiliation with derecognized groups.

Letter: It is important to recognize team behind strong endowment returns

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Letter: It is important to recognize team behind strong endowment returns

October 15, 2019 0 comments

To the Editor: Thank you for highlighting the performance of the Brown endowment for fiscal year 2019 in your editorial on Oct. 4.

Letter: Public humanities can reshape graduate work

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Letter: Public humanities can reshape graduate work

October 6, 2019 0 comments

I write to support and extend E.L Meszaros GS’ recent column “Increase Training in Public Scholarship.”