Topic: editorial

Letter: Editorial highlights significance of honoring Page, Robinson

Letters to the Editor, Opinions

Letter: Editorial highlights significance of honoring Page, Robinson

September 28, 2018 0 comments

To the Editor: The Herald’s editorial on the renaming of the J. Walter Wilson building to honor some of the earliest people of color at Brown and Pembroke was very thoughtful, respectful and encouraging.

Editorial: ResLife needs to reevaluate its structure

Editorials, Opinions

Editorial: ResLife needs to reevaluate its structure

September 16, 2018 0 comments

This past summer, the Office of Residential Life faced a series of crippling personnel departures. Currently, ResLife has on staff only two community directors, who are responsible for managing essentially one-third of campus dormitory facilities each and training the entire 2018 cohort of Residential Peer Leaders.

Editorials, Opinions

Editorial: Reforming the First Readings program

April 12, 2018 0 comments

Since 2007, the University has requested all its incoming first-year students to read a single book (or, in one case, watch a movie) and then discuss it in small seminars during first-year orientation.

Editorials, Opinions

Editorial: Elections at Brown need work

March 23, 2018 0 comments

On the evening of March 22, Elections Board Chairs Katherine Barry ’19 and Kathryn Stack ’19 announced the results of the 2018 elections for the Undergraduate Council of Students and the Undergraduate Finance Board.

Editorials, Opinions

Editorial: University should not suspend MAT program’s elementary track

March 7, 2018 0 comments

On Jan. 22, the School of Professional Studies decided to place the Master of Arts in Teaching program under review and to suspend the elementary track of the program for the 2018-19 academic year.

Editorial: We can’t be silent about gun violence

Editorials, Opinions

Editorial: We can’t be silent about gun violence

November 7, 2017 0 comments

In December 2012, President Christina Paxson P’19 decided to sponsor a series of forums on school shootings.