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Articles by Rebecca Carcieri (7)

List Art Center, where many VISA courses normally take place, is now empty, while the courses are changed to both online and hybrid models to meet students' needs.

Arts & Culture

Students respond to taking hybrid, remote visual art classes

September 20, 2020 0 comments

Upon hearing the University’s announcement that classes would operate mostly online, Rebecca Ho ’21, visual art and biology concentrator and co-head Herald photo editor, was worried that she would not be able to complete her visual art concentration requirements.

Underground Thursdays returned in the form of a two-part Zoom series in place of their in-person format (pictured above). From spoken word poetry to Chinese harp, student performers joined from around the world to showcase their talents to the Brown community.

Arts & Culture

Underground Thursdays: Back from Quarantine unites performers, audience members over Zoom

September 15, 2020 0 comments

Underground Thursdays returned to the Brown community with its online showcase, Underground Thursdays: Back from Quarantine on Sept. 3 and 10. The two-part series included performances from locations scattered throughout the world. 

Mezcla, which was founded in 1995, seeks to represent varied Latin styles ranging from Afro-Caribbean to contemporary hip-hop and urban techniques in their dance performances.

Arts & Culture

Mezcla celebrates 25th anniversary with spring show

March 3, 2020 0 comments

The University’s Latinx dance troupe, Mezcla, hosted two high-energy, sold-out shows Friday and Saturday night in Alumnae Hall. The shows celebrated the group’s 25th anniversary as a campus organization.

The world at our fingertips: A decade of smartphones on campus

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The world at our fingertips: A decade of smartphones on campus

December 6, 2019 1 comment

To get a ride downtown, you call the taxi dispatcher. To find a date, you sit at a bar. To share the details of your weekend, you call a friend. In 2007, this was life on a college campus.

High schoolers involved in Young Entrepreneurs of Providence spent eight weeks developing business ideas. Their work culminated Thursday when they pitched their ideas to a faculty and student-led panel at the Nelson Center for Entrepreneurship.

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Local high schoolers pitch entrepreneurial ideas at Nelson Center

November 22, 2019 0 comments

The 17 Providence high school students who participated in the Young Entrepreneurs of Providence program presented a variety of original products ­— from a health tracker for dogs to an audio note taker — during Pitch Night at the Nelson Center of Entrepreneurship Thursday.

The Ursa Minors, pictured above, were one of ten groups to perform on Thursday night in support of Community MusicWorks. The organization was founded in 1997 by Sebastian Ruth ’97 with funding from the Swearer Center. The “10:10” concert was the first time a student group has held an event to benefit the organization.

Arts & Culture

10:10 concert unites a cappella groups in support of local organization

November 11, 2019 0 comments

Ten a capella groups came together Thursday night in support of local music education organization, Community MusicWorks, for the “10:10” a capella concert held in the Friedman Auditorium of Metcalf Research Building.

The Institute for Computational and Experimental Research gathered mathematicians and artists for a multimedia exhibition.

Arts & Culture

Granoff opens new Math+Art exhibition

October 23, 2019 0 comments

The Granoff Center’s Atrium Gallery began exhibiting a new exhibit, Math+Art, on Oct. 18, featuring multimedia works created by mathematicians and artists from across the country.

Multimedia by Rebecca Carcieri (2)