Commencement Magazine 2018

Kate Talerico: Pulled from the archives

Columns

Kate Talerico: Pulled from the archives

May 25, 2018 0 comments

This article is part of the series Commencement Magazine 2018I have spent hours flipping through past versions of Brown. The walls of The Herald’s office are lined with copies of the paper’s bound volumes dating back to 1892. Looking through them, I get swallowed up by the names of familiar […]

Coral Murphy: Unpacking Brown in less than a year

Columns

Coral Murphy: Unpacking Brown in less than a year

May 25, 2018 0 comments

This article is part of the series Commencement Magazine 2018On Sept. 20, 2017, the biggest hurricane to ever hit Puerto Rico destroyed part of my home, left my community with a lack of interconnectivity for weeks and forced millions to live without necessities, including food and water. As a third-year […]

The college effect

Features, University News

The college effect

May 25, 2018 0 comments

Though events like Spring Weekend and Halloween may make substance use feel prevalent on campus, around 20 percent of students identify as substance-free.

The preservationists & the provokers

The preservationists & the provokers

May 25, 2018 0 comments

The Providence Preservation Society has been organizing community members for over half a century to advocate for the preservation of Providence’s historic buildings that capture the city’s character and heritage.

An oral history of student activism since the 1980s

Features

An oral history of student activism since the 1980s

June 1, 2018 0 comments

This article is part of the series Commencement Magazine 2018 Herald Archives Students begin fasting to protest apartheid. RONALD REAGAN (1981-1989) Having grown up in the midst of the Vietnam War and the peak of distrust in government, students during the 80s were highly skeptical of the government, protesting CIA […]