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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?

Opinions

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.

Editorial: Voices Still Unheard

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Editorial: Voices Still Unheard

November 2, 2020 0 comments

In late June, Voices of Brown launched among a wave of similar accounts sharing anonymous submissions from sexual assault survivors. The purpose of the account is to serve as “a safe and dependable space for survivors within the Brown community to be heard and validated.”

Editorial: It’s time for better COVID-19 guidelines

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Editorial: It’s time for better COVID-19 guidelines

October 8, 2020 2 comments

As students have adjusted to a new normal of mask-wearing and social distancing on College Hill, the University has done well keeping student COVID-19 cases in check, boasting a remarkably low positivity rate.

Editors’ note: With a return to in-person classes, a return to limited print

Editors' Note, Opinions

Editors’ note: With a return to in-person classes, a return to limited print

October 8, 2020 1 comment

When we all abruptly left campus back in March, we packed up two homes: our dorms, and the office of The Herald at 195 Angell St. We did not know when we would see our friends again, or when we would be back on campus — and we certainly didn’t know when we would be able to print a paper again.

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.