Letters to the Editor


Letter: Graduate student unionization

February 4, 2018 0 comments

I write regarding the article of Feb. 2, 2018, “SUGSE fears University stalling talks on grad student unionization,” and to respond to and correct some of the points made in the article.


Letter: Gerrymandering

February 2, 2018 0 comments

The Herald’s Jan. 31, 2018 op-ed “Gerrymandering — a political scapegoat” misrepresents the effect that gerrymandering has had on R.I. politics.


Letter: Traitors don’t make good fellows

January 31, 2018 0 comments

It is disheartening to read that Brown students want to offer Chelsea Manning a visiting fellowship at the Watson Institute.

Letter: Yiannopoulos has no place at Brown

Letter: Yiannopoulos has no place at Brown

January 26, 2018 0 comments

To the Editor: I am writing in response to the opinions column, “Milo shouldn’t be ‘dangerous,’” written by Fabiana Vilsan ’19 and published in the The Herald Thursday. I appreciate the writer’s time and thought put into this topic which is quite difficult to discuss. However, I emphatically disagree with […]

Letter: In memory of Noah Arnold ’20


Letter: In memory of Noah Arnold ’20

January 10, 2018 0 comments

Noah completed his freshman fall semester and intended to major in mathematics, but was cultivating a growing interest in the fine arts.

Letter: Undergrad teaching program needs reform

Opinions, Uncategorized

Letter: Undergrad teaching program needs reform

December 1, 2017 0 comments

An article regarding the pay system for neuroscience TAs made an impression on many within and outside of NEUR 0010.

Letter: Brown should go test-optional

October 15, 2017 0 comments

Thanks to Owen Colby for making such a compelling case for Brown to adopt test-optional admissions.


Letter: Pokanoket land

September 5, 2017 0 comments

I am appealing to President Christina Paxson P’19 and Brown’s leadership to return the 375 acres they currently “own” in Bristol to the Pokanoket tribe.


Letter: Save the Indy and other Brown print media

April 24, 2017 0 comments

To the Editor: We write as former College Hill Independent editors and contributors. We were dismayed to learn about looming cuts to the Indy and other campus publications, which could force many outlets to end their printed editions altogether. The Undergraduate Finance Board slashed budgets “out of the blue” and […]

Letter: Response to ‘UFB cuts print funding for student publications’

April 23, 2017 0 comments

I was troubled to read in your April 18 issue that the Undergraduate Finance Board plans to cut funding for many of Brown’s student publications.