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Brown music community adapts during COVID-19 pandemic

Brown music community adapts during COVID-19 pandemic

May 25, 2021 0 comments

Last year, many lives were upended as the world went into lockdown. For the music community, however, the sting of the shutdowns was particularly harsh.

From semi-autobiographical family dramas to feature film debuts with throwback pizzazz, here are four movies and a TV show that celebrate AAPI heritage.


Five films, TV series celebrate AAPI heritage

May 23, 2021 0 comments

Sasha Tran (Ali Wong) and Marcus Kim (Randall Park) are childhood best friends who drifted apart after an awkward falling-out as teenagers. Fast-forward 15 years, Sasha has garnered culinary fame as a chef renowned for elevated Asian cuisine.

Seniors in the performing arts find new purpose, inspiration despite entering a changed industry

Seniors in the performing arts find new purpose, inspiration despite entering a changed industry

April 28, 2021 0 comments
This article is part of the series 2021 Commencement Magazine

While businesses have reopened across the country, many theaters, concert venues and other stages remain closed for the foreseeable future.

Spring weekend was cancelled last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and the Brown Concert Agency said that planning this year's concert for a virtual format was not easy.

Phoebe Bridgers, KAYTRANADA, KeiyaA to perform at Spring Weekend

April 9, 2021 1 comment

Earlier today, the Brown Concert Agency announced that Phoebe Bridgers, KAYTRANADA and KeiyaA will be performing at Saturday night’s Spring Weekend concert. After being cancelled last year, the annual festival will return this year virtually on Zoom. 

"Godzilla vs Kong" delivers epic fight scenes between legendary rivals. The conclusion of the Monsterverse series packs a punch.


“Godzilla vs. Kong” showcases feel-good fisticuffs extravaganza between legendary rivals

April 8, 2021 0 comments

As the fourth installment in Warner Bros. and Legendary Entertainment’s MonsterVerse franchise — a shared cinematic universe which began with the 2014 “Godzilla” — “Godzilla vs. Kong” is an incredibly fun watch.

Restaurant Map

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 The map was made at no cost to the establishments listed on […]

"Chemtrails" is Del Rey's seventh studio album.


Lana Del Rey’s outdated image of America

April 7, 2021 13 comments

If Phoebe Bridgers is the Twitter music star — outwardly moody and unsatisfied; “ghosting” friends and effusively crying; favoring words over decoration — Lana Del Rey is the alternative darling of Instagram.

Kaling is currently working on a new show, "Sex Lives of College Girls," which will be released by HBO Max later this year.

Mindy Kaling joins Ivy Film Festival for conversation about ‘Never Have I Ever,’ writing career

April 4, 2021 0 comments

Actress, comedian, writer, producer and director Mindy Kaling joined Ivy Film Festival for a virtual conversation Friday afternoon. Kaling is best known for her role as Kelly Kapoor on NBC’s sitcom “The Office.”

Tom Holland's compelling performance is not enough to save the film that fails to go deep enough.


‘Cherry,’ a failed American epic despite sincere performances

April 1, 2021 0 comments

In Part One of the film “Cherry,” adapted from Nico Walker’s semi-autobiographical 2018 novel of the same title, Tom Holland plays the titular character in a college setting.

Baron Cohen discussed his organization, Stop Hate for Profit, which “holds social media companies accountable for hate on their platforms.”

Sacha Baron Cohen talks ‘Borat’ and ‘The Trial of the Chicago 7’ during virtual visit to Ivy Film Festival

March 31, 2021 0 comments

Actor, comedian and producer Sacha Baron Cohen joined Ivy Film Festival for its 20th Anniversary Festival Week Tuesday evening.