Topic: business

Rev’d plans to incentivize student membership by offering discount packages to University students, which will be announced soon.

Metro, News

Rev’d Cycling studio to open on Thayer St

September 20, 2019 0 comments

Thayer Street will become home to the Ocean State’s first Rev’d Indoor Cycling spin studio by the end of this year. The studio will occupy the space above Berks Shoes and Clothing, which was filled by Shanghai Restaurant until early 2018.

Ceremony Tea’s Thayer Street shop will be the company’s first retail operation, selling drinks between $3 and $5 in addition to tea ceremonies.

Arts & Culture

Ceremony Tea to replace Tealuxe

September 18, 2019 0 comments

Ocean State resident and business owner Michelle Cheng plans to open Ceremony Tea in the place of Tealuxe on Thayer Street this October. Her loose-leaf tea company, Leafy Green, has been servicing Brown’s School of Engineering and Blue Room cafes since April 2018…

The “Providence Resiliency Workshop,” which was attended by 75 Rhode Island business leaders and academic community members, raised concerns about the effects of climate change on the greater community.

Metro, News

Business, academic leaders team up to address climate change in Rhode Island

January 22, 2019 0 comments

Providence business leaders joined the Rhode Island academic community Jan. 15 and 16 for the “Providence Resiliency Workshop,” an event hosted at the University and designed to highlight the challenges climate change presents for Providence.

Mountain clothing company Denali opened a new store at 271 Thayer Street Sept. 15. The space had been vacant for two years but was previously the location of a City Sports store. Denali sells brands such as Patagonia, The North Face, Merrell footwear and high-end Kühl fabrics.

Metro, News

Outdoor adventure store Denali camps out on Thayer

September 26, 2018 0 comments

If you’re looking for a good coat for the impending winter, you will no longer have to go further than Thayer Street.

DASH Shop owner Leo LaBelle has long sought to collaborate with an innovative coffee retailer to create a combined coffee bar and bike shop.

Metro, News

Nitro Cart to set up shop on West Side

November 19, 2017 0 comments

Campus favorite Nitro Cart brewers will open their first brick and mortar cafe this winter at 288 Broadway in a space shared with DASH Bicycle Shop.

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New restaurants to come to Thayer Street

April 17, 2017 0 comments

While the departure of Thayer Street staples like Nice Slice, Rockstar and Johnny Rockets may have been a blow to the College Hill community

Columns, Opinions

Miller ’19: Thayer Street — A fond memory

March 21, 2017 0 comments

Thayer Street was once a mecca for distinctive family-owned businesses, catering to the needs and tastes of the students and residents of College Hill.

East Side bookstore to leave Wayland Square

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East Side bookstore to leave Wayland Square

March 15, 2017 0 comments

For 21 years, Kristin Sollenberger has owned and operated Paper Nautilus, a secondhand bookstore at 5 South Angell St.

Students talk music industry issues, solutions

Arts & Culture

Students talk music industry issues, solutions

March 8, 2017 0 comments

“How do we create a music industry with more winners than losers?”

Launched Sept. 22, Buoy is an online app designed by Jordan Evans ’14 that features daily inspirational quotes from other Brown users.

News, University News

Evans ’14 builds app for inspirational messages

September 30, 2016 0 comments

Jordan Evans ’14 created Buoy, a mobile application designed to provide Brown students with a source of daily encouragement.