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Victoria Yin is a Junior from Des Moines, Iowa. She currently serves as the Co-Head Photo Editor. She enjoys photography and skateboarding in her free time.

Articles by Victoria Yin (18)

Assistant Professor of American Studies Elena Shih moderated the Thursday conversation.

News, University News

Brown Lecture Board speaker Ali Wong talks failure, rise to comedy

May 16, 2021 1 comment

Stand-up comedian, writer, actress and this spring’s Brown Lecture Board speaker Ali Wong was first asked, in her May 13 virtual lecture, about her Zoom life and if she was wearing pants. In response, she flashed her high-waisted slacks to the camera.

Restaurant Map

Arts & Culture

Restaurant Map

April 8, 2021 0 comments

The Herald made this map to provide University students with a resource for eating around College Hill. This list is non-exhaustive and intended to be built upon; if you have suggestions or corrections, please reach out to herald@browndailyherald.com. The map was made at no cost to the establishments listed on […]

‘My mind never gets a chance to fully rest’: Students describe burnout from accelerated semester, lack of spring break

News, University News

‘My mind never gets a chance to fully rest’: Students describe burnout from accelerated semester, lack of spring break

April 4, 2021 0 comments

For the past month, Olivia hasn’t gotten enough sleep. She generally aims for eight hours a night, but in the last few weeks, she has averaged only six hours due to her increased workload.

R.I. to open vaccine eligibility to adults 16+ April 19, but supply is still limited

Metro, News

R.I. to open vaccine eligibility to adults 16+ April 19, but supply is still limited

March 25, 2021 0 comments

Rhode Island Gov. Dan McKee announced March 18 that residents age 16 and older will become eligible for COVID-19 vaccination April 19. 

Brown community reacts to Atlanta shooting with shock, anger

Metro, News

Brown community reacts to Atlanta shooting with shock, anger

March 23, 2021 2 comments

The victims of the tragedy were Soon Park, Hyun Grant, Suncha Kim, Yong Yue, Xiaojie Tan, Daoyou Feng, Delaina Yaun and Paul Andre Michels. 

Kenneth Loft, owner of Wickenden Pub, said the change in restrictions won’t have a significant impact on his bar’s operations because of its small size.

Metro, News

R.I. Gov. McKee loosens COVID-19 restrictions on businesses, encourages following guidelines

March 18, 2021 0 comments

Just ten days into his term, Gov. Dan McKee announced an “incremental advancement” plan to lift COVID-19 restrictions on businesses at a March 12 press briefing. The governor emphasized the importance of discipline and adherence to public health guidelines in safely opening the economy.

Rhode Islanders approve $400 million in state spending in special election

Metro, News

Rhode Islanders approve $400 million in state spending in special election

March 10, 2021 2 comments

Rhode Islanders approved all seven referenda questions on the ballot in a statewide special election March 2, authorizing the state to borrow a total of $400 million to invest in different projects. Borrowed funds approved in the election will go to projects ranging from transportation to affordable housing.

Nadia Parhat said that she and her husband “almost gave up” their restaurant following an electrical fire, but community support and social media outreach convinced them to re-open.

Metro, News

Community welcomes back Jahunger, New England’s first Uighur restaurant, after two-year hiatus

March 4, 2021 0 comments

The Chinese idiom, 麻雀虽小, 五脏俱全, Má què suī xiǎo, wǔ zàng jù quán, translates to: Despite its small size, a sparrow still has all the vital organs, Jahunger owner and founder Nadia Parhat explained.

Tiara Mack is currently involved with over 25 policies as a new state senator.

Metro, News

Tiara Mack ’16, first Black queer RI state senator, shares her path to public office with current University students

February 24, 2021 0 comments

Rhode Island State Sen. Tiara Mack ’16 discussed her unique path into local politics with fifteen University students and faculty Wednesday.

Virtual love and connection is just a survey away

Features

Virtual love and connection is just a survey away

February 11, 2021 0 comments

Searching for love? Or just simple human connections? Valentine’s Day is only a few days away, and, in preparation, several student organizations have released fun and casual online matchmaking surveys to help students form virtual connections

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