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Maddie Berg

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Articles by Maddie Berg (28)

El Rancho Grande offered a multidimensional taste of Mexico with delicate and bold flavors that brought depth to often one-note dishes.

Arts & Culture

El Rancho Grande: Mexican flavor far from border

October 21, 2013 Comments are Disabled
This article is part of the series Restaurant Week, Fall 2013

Complex flavors and hearty dishes shine despite the restaurant’s humble decor and presentation.

Poll results reveal student apathy toward strategic plan, UCS

University News

Poll results reveal student apathy toward strategic plan, UCS

October 15, 2013 5 comments
This article is part of the series Fall 2013 Student Poll 1

Students responded to questions about divestment from coal, gender-neutral bathrooms and masturbation.

Edamame and crispy Brussels sprouts serve as deliciously spicy starters, while a range of vegetables for dipping make the shabu shabu flavorful.

Arts & Culture

Ebisu surprises with experimental options

April 12, 2013 Comments are Disabled
This article is part of the series Restaurant Week

The restaurant offers an interactive dining experience with scrumptious appetizers.


Student startup provides businesses with licensed music playlists

December 5, 2012 Comments are Disabled

Stephen Hebson ’12 pointed upwards and grew quiet for a moment, calling attention to the alternative track playing over the dings of spoons and hisses of steam at Blue State Coffee. 

University News

Higher ed Roundup: Nov. 27, 2012

November 28, 2012 Comments are Disabled

Undocumented immigrants living in Massachusetts with work permits are now eligible for the lower tuition rates at state colleges and universities already extended to state residents, according to the New York Times. Massachusetts became the 12th state to adapt such a policy, which Rhode Island has already implemented. 

University News

Poll: Single students have sex, seek relationships

November 11, 2012 6 comments
This article is part of the series Fall 2012 Student Poll

If Brown were to have a relationship status on Facebook, it would be “single” with no hookups or partners to complicate the situation.

PW production explores Romney as robot

October 21, 2012 Comments are Disabled

Presidential candidate Mitt Romney’s background has been scrutinized, investigated and discussed on morning talk shows, in newspapers and at campaign events almost ceaselessly since he won the nomination. But “Romney is a Robot,” a musical performed at the Production Workshop Upspace last night, tells a story about Romney that you have not read in a newspaper or seen on CNN.

Arts & Culture

‘Mean Boys’ breaks mold of high school ‘Plastics’

October 14, 2012 1 comment

“So if you’re from Africa, why are you white?” a solemn Nate Huether ’15 asked Michael Goodman ’13 this past weekend during the Production Workshop’s unique script reading of Mean Boys, a spin-off of the popular movie “Mean

University News

2012 caps decade of international enrollment growth

October 11, 2012 3 comments

The class of 2016 includes 221 international students from 57 countries. Though this distribution does not mark any dramatic shift from last year, the gradual shift in international student demographics over the past decade has been drastic – 10 years ago, the freshman class only included 127 international students from 37 nations. 

Arts & Culture

‘Ordet’ highlights duality of religion

September 21, 2012 Comments are Disabled

The plot of “Ordet,” Production Workshop’s newest show, revolves around a modest family in rural Denmark whose ordinary life becomes completely unordinary when one of the family members believes Jesus Christ possesses him. This production of the play, which was written in the 1920s by Danish playwright Kaj Munk, is only the third recorded performance outside of Denmark.

Multimedia by Maddie Berg (5)