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Articles by Maisie Newbury (25)

As part of the Good Night Lights program, the crane light displays help brighten the nights of patients at the Hasbro Children’s Hospital.

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University crane shines for families at Hasbro Children’s Hospital

January 22, 2020 0 comments

Each night at 8:30 p.m., the patients at Hasbro Children’s Hospital await their “magic minute” during which light displays all over Providence blink in their direction to say goodnight.

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Brown Immigrant Rights Coalition: A decade in review

December 6, 2019 Comments are Disabled

Founded in 2009, the Brown Immigrant Rights Coalition has spent the last decade leading student efforts to advocate for progress on issues such as the passage of the DREAM Act and the University’s accessibility for undocumented students.

George Packer (left), a writer for the Atlantic, and Jeffrey Goldberg (right), editor-in-chief of the Atlantic, discussed foreign policy under the Trump administration during a Wednesday night event.

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Atlantic EIC, writer talk Trump foreign policy

November 14, 2019 Comments are Disabled

In a crowded lecture hall, George Packer, a writer for the Atlantic and an award-winning author, described President Trump’s foreign policy as “a zero sum game, with us (the United States) against the rest.”

The GCB celebrated its 40th birthday with live music and ice sculptures, but manager Susan Yund is not sure if she wants to celebrate this way again.

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Graduate Center Bar turns 50

November 11, 2019 Comments are Disabled

When the Grad Center Bar opened in 1969, students knew it as the “jelly bean lounge” with brightly colored seating and decorations, said Joe Petteruti ’69.

The Office of Military-Affiliated Students moved out of the University’s Campus Center and found a new home in New Dorm A.

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Military-affiliated students move into new lounge

September 27, 2019 Comments are Disabled

The student lounge within New Dorm A, a space that previously served the Global Brown Center for International Students, was reclassified this summer for use by the Office of Military-Affiliated Students due to limited space for student-centered organizations.

Multimedia by Maisie Newbury (2)