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Editorials

Editors’ note: Changing deadnames and pronouns

Editors' Note, Opinions

Editors’ note: Changing deadnames and pronouns

May 17, 2021 5 comments

In order to respect individuals’ current and lived identities, The Herald has adopted a new policy regarding requests from transgender or nonbinary individuals to replace their deadname and/or change their pronouns featured in previously published work on The Herald’s website.

Editors’ note: This summer, The Herald will publish online daily

Editors' Note

Editors’ note: This summer, The Herald will publish online daily

May 5, 2021 0 comments

The Herald will publish content on our website daily throughout the summer term.

Editors’ Note: A socially distanced goodbye and thank you

Editors' Note, Opinions

Editors’ Note: A socially distanced goodbye and thank you

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

Every year, The Herald’s Commencement Magazine collects the memories and reflections of the senior class. This year, that collection is inevitably shaped by the grief and loss COVID-19 has caused.

Editorial: Accessibility in a post-pandemic world

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Editorial: Accessibility in a post-pandemic world

April 6, 2021 0 comments

As vaccines become much more widespread, we’re all ready to leave the horrors of the pandemic behind us. But there have been some silver linings. Looking forward as an institution, we ought to preserve the culture of understanding and accommodation that we were forced to develop in the face of the pandemic.

Editorial: UCS, an unnecessarily complicated system

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Editorial: UCS, an unnecessarily complicated system

March 18, 2021 0 comments

It’s that time of year again: The weather’s improving, student government campaigns have begun and the student body, as usual, appears indifferent. This is not a new phenomenon.

Editorial: Brown, be kind

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Editorial: Brown, be kind

March 5, 2021 1 comment

As we approach COVID-19’s anniversary on College Hill, the University is better equipped than ever before to handle a pandemic. From the automated COVID-19 test reminders to the plexiglass dividers in the dining halls, Brown has created its own “new normal” to keep members of the campus community safe. 

Editorial: If Brown cares, where are the CARES Act funds?

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Editorial: If Brown cares, where are the CARES Act funds?

February 19, 2021 0 comments

Brown undergraduates have long opined on the costs associated with attending this institution, rightfully raising concerns over where tuition dollars go, how University funds are leveraged and the experience students receive in return. Perhaps never before in Brown’s recent history have such concerns been so cogent.

Editors’ Note: 2020 in review

Editors' Note, Opinions

Editors’ Note: 2020 in review

December 31, 2020 0 comments

A year of loss that challenged everyone around the globe made no exception for the Brown community and The Herald’s own newsroom.

Editors’ note: The Herald announces 131st Editorial Board

Editors' Note, Opinions

Editors’ note: The Herald announces 131st Editorial Board

November 20, 2020 1 comment

The Herald is proud to announce the members of its 131st Editorial Board, who will oversee the paper through its 130th year. The 131st Editorial Board will be led by Editor-in-Chief and President Kayla Guo ’22, a Public Policy concentrator from Muttontown, New York.

Editorial: A Letter to the Class of 2024 in the Time of COVID-19

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Editorial: A Letter to the Class of 2024 in the Time of COVID-19

November 19, 2020 0 comments

To incoming first-years:  As you prepare to join our campus ranks in a semester like no other, we write to share words of wisdom (we hope) that may help guide you through the months ahead.