Topic: donors

Letter: Brown’s gift policy is rooted in ethics

Letters to the Editor, Opinions

Letter: Brown’s gift policy is rooted in ethics

September 13, 2019 0 comments

To the Editor: A recent guest column in The Herald, while well intentioned, incorrectly implied that Brown does not have a gift acceptance policy that is ethical. We want to assure the Brown community that the University does. The Communications, Alumni and External Affairs Committee of the Corporation of Brown […]

Duncan ’16, Borgonjon ’14, Bustos ’16, Wolff Landau ’20, Niculescu ’20 and Saji ’20: Warren Kanders still must go

Op-eds, Opinions

Duncan ’16, Borgonjon ’14, Bustos ’16, Wolff Landau ’20, Niculescu ’20 and Saji ’20: Warren Kanders still must go

September 12, 2019 7 comments

Warren Kanders ’79, a prominent University donor, recently resigned from his position as vice chair of the Whitney Museum of American Art, which should serve as a reminder of why Brown must cut its financial ties with Kanders.

Letter: President Paxson should apologize for University involvement in private dinner

Letters to the Editor, Opinions

Letter: President Paxson should apologize for University involvement in private dinner

February 28, 2019 1 comment

I was disheartened to read President Christina Paxson’s P’19 statement regarding the Granoff dinners, which was quoted in The Herald Wednesday.

University ends Advancement Office support for private events

News, University News

University ends Advancement Office support for private events

February 27, 2019 1 comment

President Christina Paxson P’19 denied knowledge of University involvement with private dinners hosted by Martin Granoff P’93 and committed to ending Advancement Office assistance in the coordination of future private events in a letter to the editor published in Tuesday’s Providence Journal.