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Gottlieb ’99 joins NBA’s Cavaliers in historic hiring

Gottlieb ’99 joins NBA’s Cavaliers in historic hiring

June 25, 2019 0 comments

Lindsay Gottlieb ’99 made history June 12th after the Cleveland Cavaliers hired her as an assistant coach, making her the first female collegiate head coach to join an NBA team’s coaching staff. 

Before we were bears: A 115-year history of Brown’s mascot

Before we were bears: A 115-year history of Brown’s mascot

May 24, 2019 0 comments

At the entrance to Ittleson Quad, just past Pembroke Field and before you step into the Erickson Athletic Complex, stands a 10-foot tall bronze Kodiak bear.

Schapiro ’19: The greatest Brown graduation story ever

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Schapiro ’19: The greatest Brown graduation story ever

April 22, 2019 0 comments

I’m in the late innings of the last start of my career, and the manager is coming out to get me. I’m done, he says, and I can hit the clubhouse and start preparing for graduation while some rookie takes over where I left off.

Klein ’20: Why the Rockets can beat the Warriors

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Klein ’20: Why the Rockets can beat the Warriors

April 22, 2019 0 comments

As the first round of the NBA playoffs continues, it is becoming clear that the Golden State Warriors will face the Houston Rockets in the Western Conference Semifinals.

Following last year’s defeat by Northeastern University, Bruno came back with victories in first, second and third varsity in the Dreissigacker Cup this past weekend. Bruno next heads to Dartmouth to compete for the Atalanta Cup.

Men’s crew wins Dreissigacker Cup

April 22, 2019 0 comments

Battling fierce headwinds and sporadic gusts of rain, the Bears charged the Seekonk River with five varsity boats against Northeastern University in the Dreissigacker Cup Saturday. 

After winning their final home game, the Bears will face off against Harvard in the opener of the Ivy League championship next weekend.

Women’s water polo downs No. 22 Marist

April 22, 2019 0 comments

The women’s water polo team defeated No. 22 Marist College at home Saturday in their final game of the season.

Despite a hard fought game, the Brown Bears lost to Cornell in their last home game of the season. Bruno will face Bryant on Tuesday.

Men’s lacrosse comes up short against Cornell Big Red

April 22, 2019 0 comments

Coming off a win over Ocean State rival Providence College, the men’s lacrosse team looked to carry its momentum into a crucial Ivy League matchup against No. 10 Cornell Saturday.

Mei Li Costa ’22 won the uneven bars at the 2019 USA Gymnastics Women’s Collegiate National Championships.

Costa ’22 wins national bars title

April 19, 2019 0 comments

Mei Li Costa ’22 took home the national bars title at the 2019 USA Gymnastics Women’s Collegiate National Championships Sunday, earning a winning score of 9.8500 in the finals after tying Brown’s all-time bars record with a score of 9.900 in preliminaries.

Richardson ’20: The problem with the Kaepernick process

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Richardson ’20: The problem with the Kaepernick process

April 17, 2019 0 comments

Former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s protest of police brutality against the black community became iconic when he knelt during the national anthem before kickoffs in 2016.

The men’s lacrosse team showed strong defense in a Saturday game against No. 5 ranked Yale, but the Bears were outscored by the Bulldogs. They will face cross-town rival Providence College on Tuesday.

Men’s lacrosse falls 17-12 to Bulldogs in New Haven

April 15, 2019 0 comments

Coming into Saturday’s game against No. 5 Yale, the men’s lacrosse team hoped to find its third Ivy League win for the year and avenge last year’s shootout loss against the Bulldogs.