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Brown Daily Herald to host first student-organized commencement forum

Brown Daily Herald to host first student-organized commencement forum

May 22, 2013 0 comments

The Brown Daily Herald will host a commencement forum entitled “The Digital Future of News Media” May 25 at 12:30 p.m. in List 120.

Editors’ note: April 24, 2013

April 24, 2013 0 comments

The Herald is a forum committed to the free exchange of ideas.

Editors’ Note

February 21, 2013 0 comments

Jan. 24 and Sept. 6, 2012 opinion columns both included unattributed language nearly identical to language published in other sources.

The Herald, Blog and Brown U Compliments do Valentine’s Day

The Herald, Blog and Brown U Compliments do Valentine’s Day

February 7, 2013 0 comments

You’re in luck this Valentine’s Day — we’re teaming up to shoot you with Cupid’s arrow.

Editor’s Note

October 11, 2012 0 comments

The version of the column entitled “The problem with a ‘bipartisan’ education” that appeared in Wednesday’s Herald was published without the author’s approval. The version published was based on a rough draft the author had composed that found its way into the paper due to an editing error. The correct version of the column can now be found on


March 5, 2010 0 comments

An article in Wednesday’s Herald (“Faculty changes med school grad reqs,” March 3) incorrectly stated that there are 14 clinical departments at Alpert Medical School. In fact, there are 15. The Herald regrets the error.


February 24, 2010 0 comments

An article in Thursday’s Herald (“Class boards foster spirit, plan activities,” Feb. 18) incorrectly stated that the class boards raise funds for Alumni Relations. After graduation, the net funds remaining from Senior Week proceeds are deposited in the senior class’ own alumni account, after disbursements to other class boards and […]


February 2, 2010 0 comments

In a column in Thursday’s Herald (“In defense of Ruth,” Jan. 28), an incorrect value was given for the losses to the Brown endowment over the course of the current financial crisis. In fact, the endowment lost $740 million over the 12 months ending June 30. An article in Monday’s […]


November 24, 2009 0 comments

Due to an editing error, a photo caption on yesterday’s front page (“Supercomputer welcomed with optimism,” Nov. 23) incorrectly identified the figure shown cutting the ribbon at a ceremony for the computer’s opening as Gov. Donald Carcieri ‘65. That person should have been identified as the University’s vice president for research, Clyde Briant. Carcieri is second from the right in the photo.

Editor’s note

November 23, 2009 0 comments

An article in last Monday’s Herald (“Taking dance to another level,” Nov. 16) contained a number of passages that presented as direct quotations language that differed from the wording originally used by the individuals quoted.