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Editors’ Note: This fall, The Herald will publish online daily, print weekly

Editors' Note, Opinions

Editors’ Note: This fall, The Herald will publish online daily, print weekly

August 5, 2020 0 comments

The Herald has made the difficult decision to shift to a weekly print schedule for the fall semester.

Brown, update the Open Curriculum; DIAP shouldn’t be optional

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Brown, update the Open Curriculum; DIAP shouldn’t be optional

July 31, 2020 0 comments

On June 15, President Christina Paxson P’19 announced a series of measures to address racial injustice through the University’s institutional power and resources.

Editorial: Reflecting on Brown’s financial responsibilities to students, employees and Providence

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Editorial: Reflecting on Brown’s financial responsibilities to students, employees and Providence

April 13, 2020 0 comments

In response to the global COVID-19 pandemic, the University has closed down for an indefinite period of time and sent most of its students home.

Editorial: To our administration: we ask for clear, caring communication regarding grading policy change

COVID-19 Updates, Opinions

Editorial: To our administration: we ask for clear, caring communication regarding grading policy change

April 5, 2020 0 comments

On Monday, March 30, the undergraduate community received an email from Dean of the College Rashid Zia ‘01 outlining the University’s updated grading policy in response to the COVID-19 pandemic’s sweeping academic consequences this semester.

Editors’ Note: For now, The Herald moves to online-only publication

COVID-19 Updates, Editors' Note, Opinions

Editors’ Note: For now, The Herald moves to online-only publication

March 17, 2020 0 comments

In light of the suspension of in-person classes that began this week, it saddens us to write that the March 13 issue of The Herald marked our last print publication of the semester. 

Editorial: Brown must address students’ long-term COVID-19 concerns

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Editorial: Brown must address students’ long-term COVID-19 concerns

March 11, 2020 1 comment

In response to the spread of COVID-19 and the ever-heightening accompanying international concern, the University has announced and implemented a number of public health measures.

Editorial: When the editorial page board speaks, what does it mean?

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Editorial: When the editorial page board speaks, what does it mean?

February 11, 2020 0 comments

As the editorial page board, we know that The Brown Daily Herald gives us a platform that can allow our voice to resonate within the University community. And we are incredibly grateful for the chance to contribute to community conversation.

Editors’ Note: The Herald’s 2019 in review

Editors' Note, Opinions

Editors’ Note: The Herald’s 2019 in review

December 31, 2019 0 comments

From a turbulent political climate and several campus activism campaigns to star-studded campus visits and business turnover on Thayer Street, the University community experienced various scales and styles of change in 2019.

From left to right, Alex Smolar ’21, Allie Reed ’21, Sophie Culpepper ’21 and Elise Ryan ’21 will join Colleen Cronin ’21  (not pictured, studying abroad) in assuming leadership over the newspaper’s production in 2020.

Editors' Note, Opinions

Editors’ note: Herald announces 130th Editorial Board

December 4, 2019 0 comments

The Herald is proud to announce the members of its 130th Editorial Board, who will oversee the paper through its 129th year.

Brigham ’20: Spoiling the 2020 campaign

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Brigham ’20: Spoiling the 2020 campaign

November 24, 2019 0 comments

It was one of the great nightmares of the Democratic Party: On the night of Nov. 7th, 2000, the Presidential Election between George W. Bush and Al Gore was a toss-up, with the final result dependent on the outcome in Florida.