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Articles by Lindsay Gantz (34)


Gantz ‘17.5: Mid-year graduation ignores medical leave-takers

December 6, 2016 1 comment

For two consecutive years, the mid-year graduation ceremony has ignored and invalidated experiences of medical leave-takers.

Letters to the Editor

Letter: Hermano Fortes feature falls short

November 14, 2016 Comments are Disabled

To the Editor: “ Hermano Fortes finds family at hockey rink ” (Nov. 11) is a short-sighted, one-dimensional article that was published carelessly.

Letters to the Editor

Letter: Leave mental illness diagnoses to experts

November 30, 2015 Comments are Disabled

In his Nov. 23 column, Chad Simon ’16 described his experiences with depression and mental health services at Brown.

Rachel Spaulding ’00, director of the Brown Parents Program, and her roommate Colleen Dalton ’00, a professor of geology, smile during their graduation. Spaulding returned to Brown because she “needed something to do.” She has been working at the University ever since.

University News

Alums fly from University nest, only to return

March 19, 2015 Comments are Disabled

Some members of the Brown community linger long after their undergraduate years, experiencing life at the University from nearly every perspective.


Minority populations face high juvenile detention rates

March 3, 2015 1 comment
This article is part of the series Playground to Prison

Black males in Rhode Island were 9.3 times as likely to end up in juvenile detention centers than their white peers in 2013.

The former home of Shades Plus is now occupied by Mighty Sharp Barber Shop, which opened its doors Dec. 18.


Barber shop, kabob restaurant join Thayer

January 26, 2015 1 comment

In the wake of Spats’ closing, new additions to Thayer Street this semester are slated to include a barber shop and a kabob wrap restaurant.

University News

Leaving legacy, Huidekoper hands over U. finances to Chernow

January 22, 2015 Comments are Disabled

Nestled in the West Wing of University Hall, Elizabeth ‘Beppie’ Huidekoper spent the past 12 years overseeing U. finances, facilities and human resources.

University News

Library workers’ union reaches new contract agreement

December 23, 2014 Comments are Disabled

Following three months of negotiations, unionized library workers unanimously agreed to the University’s proposed contract earlier this month.

Chernow ’79 selected as next finance VP

University News

Chernow ’79 selected as next finance VP

December 12, 2014 Comments are Disabled

Barbara Chernow ’79 will succeed Beppie Huidekoper as the next executive vice president for finance and administration effective March 1.

Before the capital campaign starts, the Division of Advancement aims to create a “nucleus fund,” said Annual Fund Executive Director Tammie Ruda.

University News

U. plans for upcoming capital campaign

December 5, 2014 13 comments

The administration has touted Brown’s 250th anniversary celebrations as opportunities to rally school spirit and reflect on the institution’s history.