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Articles by Ben Glickman (58)

The new policies outlined by Carey hinge on near-universal vaccination rates by the start of the fall semester.

COVID-19 Updates, News, University News

Brown outlines policies for return to normal

June 23, 2021 1 comment

The University will drop nearly all pandemic-related restrictions by the fall semester or sooner, assuming near-universal vaccination rates on campus, Executive Vice President for Planning and Policy Russell Carey ’91 MA ’06 wrote in a Wednesday email to the University community. 

U. to allow some employees to continue remote work

News, University News

U. to allow some employees to continue remote work

June 22, 2021 0 comments

The majority of University employees currently working remotely will be required to return to campus full-time before the beginning of the fall 2021 semester, excluding a limited few who will be allowed to continue with hybrid or remote work as approved through a formal process.

Metro Roundup, Jun. 18

Metro, News

Metro Roundup, Jun. 18

June 17, 2021 0 comments

Rhode Island legislators unveiled a $13.1 billion proposed state budget for the 2021-22 fiscal year, WPRI reported. The budget, which exceeds the $11.2 billion proposal from Gov. Dan McKee by roughly $2 billion, includes increases in spending for education and social services in the Ocean State.

Community groups ask for changes to Brook St. dorm plan

Metro, News

Community groups ask for changes to Brook St. dorm plan

May 18, 2021 2 comments

Multiple East Side neighborhood groups and Ward 1 Councilman John Goncalves ‘13 MA ‘15 released a letter Monday demanding changes to the University proposal for a two-building residence hall on Brook Street, including shrinking the proposed structure and adding back retail space that had been removed from previous proposals. Goncalves, […]

The agreement, if ratified May 6, ends weeks of bargaining between GLO and the University.

News, University News

GLO reaches tentative agreement with University on pay raise

April 30, 2021 0 comments

The Graduate Labor Organization and the University reached a tentative agreement over a pay raise for graduate student workers on Thursday, GLO and University sources confirmed to The Herald.

Restaurant Map

Arts & Culture

Restaurant Map

April 8, 2021 0 comments

The Herald made this map to provide University students with a resource for eating around College Hill. This list is non-exhaustive and intended to be built upon; if you have suggestions or corrections, please reach out to herald@browndailyherald.com. The map was made at no cost to the establishments listed on […]

Brown to require COVID-19 vaccine for in-person instruction in fall

News, University News

Brown to require COVID-19 vaccine for in-person instruction in fall

April 6, 2021 6 comments

The University will require that all undergraduate, graduate and medical students on-campus or participating in in-person instruction receive the COVID-19 vaccine for the fall 2021 semester, barring medical or religious exemptions, President Christina Paxson P’19 announced in an email to the Brown community April 6.

The Bruno Brief: a glimpse behind the scenes of Brown admissions

Multimedia, News, Podcasts, University News

The Bruno Brief: a glimpse behind the scenes of Brown admissions

April 4, 2021 0 comments

In this week’s episode of The Bruno Brief, we peel back the curtain on Brown admissions during the COVID-19 pandemic. We talk to Senior Staff Writer Will Kubzansky, who spoke with two University admissions committees about how life has changed during a year of unprecedented applicant numbers and a public health crisis. 

The Bruno Brief: Brown community grieves Atlanta shooting victims

News, Podcasts, University News

The Bruno Brief: Brown community grieves Atlanta shooting victims

March 28, 2021 1 comment

In this week’s episode of The Bruno Brief, we talk to students and faculty about their reactions to the deadly shooting in Atlanta, Georgia March 16, which killed eight people, including six Asian women.

The Bruno Brief: Rhode Island teachers become COVID-19 vaccine VIPs

News, Podcasts, University News

The Bruno Brief: Rhode Island teachers become COVID-19 vaccine VIPs

March 22, 2021 0 comments

In this week’s episode of The Bruno Brief, we look into Rhode Island Gov. Dan McKee’s COVID-19 vaccine rollout plan, which contrasts from the previous plan by prioritizing occupation in expanding eligibility.

Multimedia by Ben Glickman (7)