Katya Dajani serves as a senior staff writer for The Herald’s College Hill and the East Side beat. She is a junior transfer student from Hong Kong studying international relations and Mandarin Chinese. When not writing, she can be found hunting for good cherry pie in the Providence area.

Articles by Katherine Dajani (7)

Science & Research, University News

Charges dropped against Stephon Alexander PhD’00

April 13, 2016 6 comments

All charges against Visiting Scholar in Physics Stephon Alexander PhD’00 have been dropped, and his position at the University is no longer in jeopardy.

The Department of Public Safety, which must undergo an audit every three years to maintain accreditation, will meet with assessors next week.

University News

DPS forum to be held over spring break

March 23, 2016 Comments are Disabled

The Department of Public Safety will face assessors from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies March 29.

Fifty-nine percent of the Brown University Security Patrolpersons’ Association members voted on the state of DPS leadership. Of those voting, 87.5 percent voted “no confidence.”

University News

BUSPA votes ‘no confidence’ in DPS leaders

February 19, 2016 7 comments

The Brown University Security Patrolpersons’ Association held a secret ballot vote of “no confidence” in its Chief of Police and Deputy Chief of Police.

New year brings changes to Thayer’s restaurant scene

Graphics, Metro

New year brings changes to Thayer’s restaurant scene

January 27, 2016 1 comment

Over the past month, Thayer Street eateries SnoTea Caffè and Skewers have closed, with SnoTea closed permanently.

An array of graffiti — both legal and illegal — makes its mark on some buildings and alleyways in downtown Providence.

Metro, University News

Urban studies bus tour surveys street art

November 17, 2015 1 comment

Students, faculty members and community members got a glimpse of Providence’s street art as part of the annual Urban Studies Program Bus Tour Series.

University News

Studying by sunset: Students on night classes

October 14, 2015 Comments are Disabled

Most students fill their shopping carts with courses that meet during the morning and afternoon. But for some, classes continue after the sun sets.

University News

University Snapchat account tells community stories

September 29, 2015 1 comment

Brown students can now add a new friend on Snapchat: the University.