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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.

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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.

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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.

Editorial: University must improve actual, perceived sense of student safety

Editorial: University must improve actual, perceived sense of student safety

November 24, 2019 0 comments

Recently as part of The Herald’s Fall 2019 poll, students were asked how safe they feel both on and off campus after dark.

Editors’ note: What we’re thankful for

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Editors’ note: What we’re thankful for

November 24, 2019 0 comments

Broken chairs and no concussions. Computers that always crash and then sometimes wake up. The old printer, for dying, and the new printer, for barely staying alive. Expo markers.

Editorial: How RailRoad gets it wrong, and how RailRoad gets it right

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Editorial: How RailRoad gets it wrong, and how RailRoad gets it right

November 22, 2019 0 comments

RailRoad, a student activist organization at Brown which seeks “a world where the Prison Industrial Complex has been destroyed,” presented to the Undergraduate Council of Students last month and hosted a public teach-in this month, highlighting its proposal that the University adopt a “fair chance hiring” policy.

Editorial: University must improve strategies for fighting food insecurity

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Editorial: University must improve strategies for fighting food insecurity

November 5, 2019 0 comments

In June, the University announced a revision to the undergraduate student meal plan in an ongoing effort to lessen food insecurity on campus.