Topic: Donald Trump

Atlantic editor-in-chief talks career in journalism

News, University News

Atlantic editor-in-chief talks career in journalism

September 19, 2017 0 comments

Jeffrey Goldberg, editor-in-chief of The Atlantic, came to the University to talk about the state of the press in the era of Trump.

Columns, Opinions

Mitra ’18: Harriet Tubman deserves top billing

September 6, 2017 0 comments

On the one hand, we have Harriet Tubman, a humanitarian and abolitionist who dedicated her life to fighting for the freedom of enslaved people. She risked her life as a spy for the Union Army, spent years guiding others to liberty and eventually became the most famous “conductor” on the […]

Metro, News

Elected officials gather to speak in support of DACA

September 5, 2017 0 comments

The Trump administration announced Tuesday that it would end the Deferred Action on Childhood Arrivals program.

Rhode Island March for Science to take place April 22

News, Science & Research

Rhode Island March for Science to take place April 22

April 21, 2017 0 comments

Recent government attitudes have raised concerns about the future of science and spurred researchers and their advocates into taking action.

Trump spurs seniors to rethink career choices

News, University News

Trump spurs seniors to rethink career choices

April 3, 2017 0 comments

As Washington puts forth policies that threaten and even demolish certain federal policies or agencies, some seniors are re-evaluating their career paths.

News, University News

U. files second amicus brief in response to revised immigration ban

April 1, 2017 0 comments

Brown and 30 other American colleges and universities filed an amicus brief against President Trump’s revised executive order on immigration Friday

Jayna Zweiman ’01 brings her ‘Pussyhats’ to campus

Arts & Culture

Jayna Zweiman ’01 brings her ‘Pussyhats’ to campus

March 23, 2017 0 comments

Posters of “Pussyhats” peppered campus for days before the Visual Arts Department welcomed back alum and Pussyhat Project co-founder Jayna Zweiman ’01.

Opinions

Murphy ’19: Englishman in Providence

March 15, 2017 0 comments

I’ve never understood the phrase “crossing the pond,” which is often used to refer to the journey across the ocean from the U.K. to the United States.

The tricky optics of news in age of Trump

Arts & Culture

The tricky optics of news in age of Trump

March 8, 2017 0 comments

For CNN and its media brethren, attacking President Trump hasn’t paid off … or has it?

Columns, Opinions

Johnson ’19: Art versus the ‘Art of the Deal’

February 21, 2017 0 comments

In anticipation of the Oscars this weekend, we can look back at a film and music awards season that was one of the most politicized in recent memory.