Shefali Luthra


Editor-in-Chief, 2013
News Editor, 2012
Senior Staff Writer, 2011

Shefali is a member of the class of 2014 concentrating in English.

Articles by Shefali Luthra (79)

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Committee expects fewer tenure cases this year

October 4, 2011 Comments are Disabled

As a result of last spring’s revisions to the tenure promotion procedure, the Tenure, Promotion and Appointments Committee expects tenure applications to be “sharply reduced” this year.


High profile, high prestige: U. courts celebrity profs

September 22, 2011 Comments are Disabled

One comes from an American political dynasty. One won the Pulitzer Prize — twice. Another is the most translated African author of all time. And as of this spring, all of them will teach at Brown.

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Goal to name new president by spring

September 16, 2011 Comments are Disabled

The University will likely appoint a permanent successor to President Ruth Simmons this spring, Chancellor Thomas Tisch ’76 said Thursday.

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President Simmons to step down at end of year

September 15, 2011 Comments are Disabled

President Ruth Simmons, the first black president in Ivy League history, will step down at the end of the academic year, she announced Thursday morning.

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McLaughlin takes reins as dean of the faculty

September 8, 2011 Comments are Disabled

Kevin McLaughlin P’12, who previously served as chair of the Department of English, views his new position as an experiment of sorts.

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Simmons wary of fiscal woes to come

September 7, 2011 Comments are Disabled

The University will have to seek new sources of revenue this year after the summer’s economic downturn, President Ruth Simmons said at Tuesday’s faculty meeting. Simmons said the summer’s events — which included stock market plunges and the debt ceiling debate — increased the likelihood that donors will cut back funding and the University’s endowment will shrink.

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McLaughlin P’12 named dean of faculty

May 27, 2011 Comments are Disabled

Professor of English Kevin McLaughlin P’12, English department chair and interim chair of the German Studies department, will replace Rajiv Vohra P’07 as dean of the faculty starting in July, Provost David Kertzer ’69 P’95 P’98 wrote in an email to the community May 27.

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Dean to head Watson Institute for one year

May 14, 2011 Comments are Disabled

Carolyn Dean, senior associate dean of the faculty and professor of international studies, will become interim director of the Watson Institute for International Studies July 1.

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Q&A with Sanjay Gupta

April 28, 2011 Comments are Disabled

Sanjay Gupta came to campus yesterday to speak about the relationship between media and medicine. After his lecture, he sat down with The Herald.

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‘Renaissance’ reporter mixes media and medicine

April 28, 2011 Comments are Disabled

Sanjay Gupta is lucky, he says. He has always been good at telling stories. It was a skill that came in handy far more often than many doctors might expect.