Articles by Kate Kiernan (34)


Kiernan ’16: Ban smoking at Brown

February 20, 2015 10 comments

With regards to its tobacco policies, Brown needs to shape up; we have decided to take an unnerving, backseat role.


Post-Election Roundup: Nov. 11, 2014

November 11, 2014 1 comment

Winners, losers and pundits have already started discussing Rhode Island’s potential over the next term.


Today’s election results to change political landscape

November 4, 2014 Comments are Disabled

Today is Election Day, marking the end to an election season full of memorable candidates, contentious debates and surprising endorsements.


Elections Roundup: Oct. 21, 2014

October 21, 2014 Comments are Disabled

Gubernatorial candidates Democrat Gina Raimondo, Republican Allan Fung and Moderate Robert Healey will face off in a debate Tuesday night.


Elections Roundup: Oct. 2, 2014

October 2, 2014 Comments are Disabled

Gina Raimondo, the Democratic gubernatorial nominee, and Allan Fung, the Republican nominee, challenged each other’s advertisements this week.

While administrators highlighted the need for the University’s mail services to modernize, some students have questioned the outsourcing transition.

Campus reacts to outsourced Mail Services’ new system

September 4, 2014 2 comments

Students, faculty and staff members have expressed doubts about the new mailroom system’s efficiency amid an influx of packages at the semester’s start.

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Art history prof. remembered for wit, warmth and intelligence

July 19, 2014 Comments are Disabled

Rebecca Molholt Vanel, assistant professor of history of art and architecture, strongly believed in engaging with an object’s historical context.

U. signs controversial agreement to outsource mail operations

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U. signs controversial agreement to outsource mail operations

June 25, 2014 14 comments

Beginning Aug. 1, the University will work with office technology company Ricoh USA to improve mail delivery operations on campus.

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Federal complaints filed against U. in sexual assault case

May 23, 2014 11 comments

Legal Momentum, a nonprofit advocating for women’s legal rights, has filed charges with the U.S. Department of Education against the University.


Spotlight on the Statehouse: April 3, 2014

April 3, 2014 Comments are Disabled

Legislators proposed and considered bills on health insurance coverage for opiate addiction and the expansion of access to higher education.