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Nick Werle

Shanmugam ’23: The Federal Reserve is powerless to stop the next recession

Columns, Opinions

Shanmugam ’23: The Federal Reserve is powerless to stop the next recession

January 23, 2020 1 comment

January 2008. Markets were in free fall as confidence in long-trusted yet misunderstood financial instruments had eroded. American communities entered a taxing saga defined by unemployment, chaos and class conflict.

University News

Q&A: Nicholas Werle ’10, Marshall scholar

November 25, 2012 0 comments

The Herald sat down with Marshall scholar Nicholas Werle ’10.

Columns

Nick Werle ’10: Think, before you (invite someone to) speak

April 20, 2009 0 comments

When John Yoo, the author of the Bush Administration’s infamous “torture memos,” came to Brown in February, he was welcomed as an honored guest. Yoo, who served as an attorney in the Justice Department’s Office of Legal Counsel from 2001 to 2003, came to campus in order to debate the existence of universal human rights with Larry Cox, executive director of Amnesty International USA.

Nick Werle ’10: Backing up Brown

March 2, 2009 0 comments

The other day I was rushing off to my first class and quickly grabbed a coffee mug sitting on my desk. The sloshing black coffee spilled over the top and covered a quarter of my desk, missing my laptop by two inches.

Nick Werle ’10: Rethink the science resource center: make it bigger

February 18, 2009 0 comments

In the midst of a campus-wide reckoning over how the current economic misery will shape Brown’s future, the Office of the Dean of the College announced last week that it is moving forward with plans to build a science resource center on the third floor of the Sciences Library.

Nick Werle ’10: Don’t banish student groups from Morning Mail

February 3, 2009 0 comments

I’ll admit, it’s been a long time since I read every word of Morning Mail every day. I think the mountain of listserv e-mails I received after my first fall activities fair may have crowded out that pastime. Yet for me, and I believe most of the Brown community, Morning Mail remains an unrivaled connection to the happenings on campus.

Protests in Hong Kong that originated about a bill that has since been withdrawn continue to escalate. University students express concern and frustration over the current environment on campus.

News, University News

Students from Hong Kong, mainland China reflect on safety amid protests

December 4, 2019 0 comments

Over the past several months, protests in Hong Kong have escalated, and violent interactions between protesters and police have become more frequent.

Sacks ’22: University needs greater diversity of speakers

Op-eds, Opinions

Sacks ’22: University needs greater diversity of speakers

April 25, 2019 1 comment

SPEAK was originally founded in 2017 in order to help ensure the survival of healthy discourse and diversity of thought at Brown.

Foster ’19: Keep the pressure on Amazon

Columns, Opinions

Foster ’19: Keep the pressure on Amazon

October 9, 2018 0 comments

Last week, CEO of Amazon Jeff Bezos announced a wage hike for all employees — everyone, even temporary employees, would make at least $15 an hour.

Paul sitting on the steps of Baylor's house.

Columns

Baylor Knobloch: Making a house a home

May 25, 2018 0 comments
This article is part of the series Commencement Magazine 2018

This article is part of the series Commencement Magazine 2018My apartment building’s superintendent is the most reliable man in my life right now. Paul is an employee of Mitrelis Enterprises, a business housed in the basement of our building. Our landlord, Andy Mitrelis, is an 88-year-old Greek man who owns […]