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Taneil Ruffin

Sports Editor

Taneil Ruffin is currently a Sports Editor for the Herald, having previously served as a Senior Staff Writer for the section. The suburban Philadelphia native is a senior concentrating in history. If not at the Herald, Taneil can be found in the OMAC perfecting her midrange jumper or in the Rock making Spotify playlists that exclusively feature One Direction and Fetty Wap.

Articles by Taneil Ruffin (50)

Taneil Ruffin: Homesickness


Taneil Ruffin: Homesickness

May 16, 2017 Comments are Disabled
This article is part of the series Commencement Magazine 2017

Homesickness has plagued me for longer than I would like to admit.


Sports Roundup: Dec. 5, 2016

December 4, 2016 Comments are Disabled

The men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams hosted the three-day Bruno Invitational this weekend.

Clinton receives 85 percent of student support to Trump’s 1.8

University News

Clinton receives 85 percent of student support to Trump’s 1.8

October 17, 2016 2 comments

The Herald’s fall undergraduate poll found that about 85 percent of eligible voters intend to vote for Hillary Clinton in the 2016 presidential election.


Ruffin ’17: American heathens

October 14, 2016 Comments are Disabled

It was announced Wednesday that Colin Kaepernick, the now-starting quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers, has restructured his 2014 contract.


Sports Roundup: April 4, 2016

April 4, 2016 Comments are Disabled

The women’s crew team proved why it is the top-ranked program in the nation, kicking off its spring season in a commanding fashion.


Sports Roundup: March 14, 2016

March 14, 2016 Comments are Disabled

Equestrian: The equestrian team tallied 36 points to tie for first place with Johnson and Wales at the University of Rhode Island IHSA Show.


Sports Roundup: Feb. 29, 2016

February 29, 2016 Comments are Disabled

Men’s Swimming and Diving: Five record-breaking performances were not enough to sustain Bruno this weekend at the Ivy League Championship.


Sports Roundup: Feb. 8, 2016

February 8, 2016 Comments are Disabled

Women’s Water Polo Athletes from across the country filled Thayer Street Saturday evening, as the women’s water polo team hosted the Bruno Classic over the weekend. The Bears (1-6) faced off against stiff competition in their first home games of the season — four of their five opponents were top-20, […]


Sports Roundup: Feb. 1, 2016

February 1, 2016 Comments are Disabled

After over a month away from competition, the men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams returned to action over winter break.

Erin Conway ’17 contributes to the Bears’ defensive efforts and attempts to steal the puck from an opponent. On offense, Conway recorded an assist on the goal from Sam Donovan ’18 Saturday against Providence College. But Donovan’s tally was the only one Brown mustered in its 6-1 defeat.


Friars score early, often to claim 21st Mayor’s Cup

November 30, 2015 Comments are Disabled

Mayor Jorge Elorza awarded Providence College a trophy after the women’s ice hockey team fell to the Friars in a battle for the 21st Annual Mayor’s Cup.

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