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)

University News

Vohra to step down as dean of faculty

April 26, 2011 Comments are Disabled

Dean of the Faculty Rajiv Vohra P’07 will step down from his position at the end of June, President Ruth Simmons and Provost David Kertzer ’69 P’95 P’98 wrote in an email to the faculty yesterday.

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Amid upheaval, Watson examines mission

April 26, 2011 Comments are Disabled

The Watson Institute for International Studies is reevaluating its mission as it seeks to hire a new director, narrow its focus areas for research and clarify its role in undergraduate teaching.

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Weak end: Wyclef wins, but Diddy disappoints

April 18, 2011 Comments are Disabled

Despite an embarrassingly lackluster performance by Das Racist, a no-show by Lissy Trullie, an offensive and often boring concert from headliner Diddy-Dirty Money — when Diddy finally showed up — and a torrential downpour Saturday night, Spring Weekend was not a complete failure. At least there was Wyclef Jean.

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Faculty endorses public health depts.

April 6, 2011 Comments are Disabled

The faculty voted unanimously in favor of creating four new public health departments at its monthly meeting last night.

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UC Berkeley dean to be 11th provost

April 5, 2011 Comments are Disabled

Mark Schlissel, currently dean of biological sciences at the University of California at Berkeley, will replace David Kertzer ’69 P’95 P’98 as provost beginning July 1.

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Watson director Kennedy resigns

March 26, 2011 Comments are Disabled

Michael Kennedy, director of the Watson Institute for International Studies, will step down at the end of the academic year, Provost David Kertzer ‘69 P’95 P’98 wrote in an email to faculty Friday.

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Japan study abroad canceled

March 23, 2011 Comments are Disabled

The University will not allow students to study abroad in Japan this spring, Kendall Brostuen, associate dean of the College and director of international programs, wrote last night in an email to The Herald. The six students who would have studied in Japan will be offered spots at Dartmouth for its spring quarter.

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Holocaust survivor calls for support of Palestine

March 17, 2011 Comments are Disabled

Hedy Epstein had never seen so much blood. “It was like when you turn your faucet on fully,” she said to an audience of about 60 last night in Smith-Buonanno Hall.

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Committee on ROTC updates community

March 16, 2011 Comments are Disabled

Dean of the College Katherine Bergeron presented on behalf of the committee examining the University’s policy on the Reserve Officers’ Training Corps at yesterday’s Brown University Community Council meeting. 

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No plans for Simmons to step down

March 15, 2011 Comments are Disabled

Though the $1.61 billion Campaign for Academic Enrichment concluded in December and this May will mark President Ruth Simmons’ 10th year in office, Corporation members expect her to stay with the University “for the foreseeable future,” said Chancellor Thomas Tisch ’76 P’07.