Michael Dubin

Editor-in-Chief and President

Michael Dubin was editor-in-chief of The Herald and the president of its parent company, The Brown Daily Herald, Inc in 2015. He previously served as University News editor and the University Hall beat reporter. A senior from New York City, Michael enjoys watching HBO dramas and eating brunch. No longer on meal plan, he has been known to struggle when deciding among the multitude of options for dinner on Thayer Street.

Articles by Michael Dubin (60)

University News

Ad hoc digital technology group will likely dissolve

December 6, 2013 0 comments

The group may join the Advisory Council on Computing and Information Technology.

University News

Attendance at Paxson’s office hours rises

December 2, 2013 0 comments

Following controversies, the president held 11 meetings in her last three open office hour sessions.

Though the new building will not be constructed in the Jewelry District, it is unclear where on College Hill the new facility will be located, given space limitations.

University News

U. nears fundraising goal for engineering building

November 20, 2013 6 comments

Total funds raised must reach $80 million before the U. finalizes plans for the new building.

University News

U. begins implementation of strategic plan

November 15, 2013 4 comments

Two pilot sophomore seminars in the spring will focus on ‘diversity and social justice.’

President Christina Paxson’s plan builds on her predecessor’s but contrasts with Ruth Simmons’ vision of Brown in terms of specificity and ambition.

University News

As Paxson charts U.’s future, Simmons’ influence lingers

November 4, 2013 2 comments
This article is part of the series Launching a Legacy?

Shifting economic circumstances instilled caution in President Christina Paxson’s strategic plan.

Vice President for Campus Life and Student Services Margaret Klawunn (right) will serve as interim dean starting Jan. 1 and will not be a candidate  to replace Dean of the College Katherine Bergeron.

University News

Search for replacement dean of the College underway

October 8, 2013 0 comments

A 13-person committee chaired by the provost will conduct a nationwide search for the next dean.

The proposal, based on a white paper by Amanda Lynch, includes views on water use and poilitical ecologies.

University News

U. initiative to focus on environment and society

October 4, 2013 0 comments

If approved, a second initiative would target ‘humanity-centered robotics.’

President Christina Paxson spoke about her strategic plan draft at a forum Tuesday. With expanding professional schools, Brown is no longer a “university-college” as former President Henry Wriston defined it, she said.

University News

Questions of U.’s mission emerge at planning forum

September 25, 2013 2 comments

The student body may grow by 1 percent per year, President Christina Paxson said.

University News

Harvard economist maps future for India’s development

September 20, 2013 2 comments

Nobel laureate Amartya Sen advocated improvements in Indian education and health.

Bergeron’s exit creates opening for online ed advocacy

University News

Bergeron’s exit creates opening for online ed advocacy

September 18, 2013 0 comments

Provost Mark Schlissel P’15 said a large Coursera presence is likely not in the University’s future.

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