Articles by Emmajean Holley (65)

Arts & Culture

‘Carol’ brings Christmas cheer

November 14, 2012 Comments are Disabled

It may be a little early to bust out the eggnog and twinkle lights, but I’ve been listening to Bing Crosby all evening after the Trinity Repertory Company’s 36th production of “A Christmas Carol” swaddled me with warm and wintery spirits.

Arts & Culture

Festival brings laughs through old videos

November 9, 2012 Comments are Disabled

On the vintage vinyl cushions of the Cable Car Cinema Monday, the appreciative howls of the Found Footage Festival’s laughing audience confirmed the age-old adage: someone’s trash is another’s treasure.

Arts & Culture

Self-exiled Syrian author voices criticisms of regime

October 26, 2012 Comments are Disabled

Chairs were closely clustered around a table of tea and homemade baklava in the Chelovich Family Lounge of the literary arts building this Thursday. In the intimate and informal environment, Nihad Sirees read from his novel, “Silence and the Roar,” the text marked with crossed-out lines and marginal notes. 

University News

Writing Fellows program narrows scope

October 11, 2012 Comments are Disabled

The structure of the Writing Fellows program has changed this semester so that only students in writing fellows-designated courses are paired with fellows. Students not enrolled in these courses can still access writing help through the Writing Center. In previous semesters, any student seeking help with their writing could be paired with a fellow through the Writing Center. 

University News

EMS transports drop as U. targets underage drinking

September 25, 2012 5 comments

There was a decrease in the number of students transported by Brown Emergency Medical Services during orientation and the first weekend of classes compared to the same period last year, said Margaret Klawunn, vice president of campus life and student services. The drop comes in the wake of new initiatives by administrators to reduce underage alcohol purchasing. 

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