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Letters to the Editor

Letter: Linda Sarsour is a progressive advocate, not an anti-Semite

Opinions

Letter: Linda Sarsour is a progressive advocate, not an anti-Semite

November 18, 2019 Comments are Disabled

To the Editor: As a Jewish resident of Providence and a member of Jewish Voice for Peace, I felt compelled to respond to Emily Tunkel’s op-ed, “Before her visit to campus, students should know about Linda Sarsour’s history of anti-Semitism.”

Letter: The lifelong joy of the Open Curriculum

Opinions

Letter: The lifelong joy of the Open Curriculum

November 5, 2019 Comments are Disabled

As a former Brown transfer student and current staff member, I may be one of the few people on campus who spent half my undergraduate years at another university with a strict core curriculum, and half my years at Brown.

Letter: CIS integral in Today@Brown and digital transformation

Opinions

Letter: CIS integral in Today@Brown and digital transformation

October 30, 2019 Comments are Disabled

It can be rare for a student newspaper to recognize in its reporting the tools and systems that a university puts in place to benefit the day-to-day lives of members of its community, so it’s noteworthy that The Herald chose to mark the two-year anniversary of Today@Brown with a recent article.

Letter: University should continue athletic recruitment

Opinions

Letter: University should continue athletic recruitment

October 28, 2019 Comments are Disabled

Rebecca Aman’s (‘20) column argued that Brown and the other Ivy League schools should end athletic recruitment in their admissions processes.

Letter: Perception of Brown in Tapiero letter is misguided

Opinions

Letter: Perception of Brown in Tapiero letter is misguided

October 24, 2019 1 comment

It should be noted that Dan Tapiero’s BA ’90, MA ’91,  and 1989 Associate Managing Editor of the Herald, Oct. 22 letter in The Herald was sprinkled with rose-colored views of a mythical Brown University.

Letter: Maintaining the spirit of open debate

Letter: Maintaining the spirit of open debate

October 22, 2019 Comments are Disabled

I appreciated The Herald’s coverage of my “Family Weekend” lecture on the protest movement in Hong Kong. 

Letter: Herald coverage of Kanders must improve

Opinions

Letter: Herald coverage of Kanders must improve

October 22, 2019 3 comments

As an ex-managing editor of the Brown Daily Herald, it is with great sadness and embarrassment that I read the Sept. 12 op-ed “Warren Kanders still must go” and the validating Editorial Page Board follow-up comment Sept. 23.

Letter: Why we should protest Amazon

Opinions

Letter: Why we should protest Amazon

October 21, 2019 1 comment

In his Oct. 11 column, Andrew Reed ’21 writes, “But there are hundreds or perhaps thousands of companies whose products serve a critical role in the mission of ICE.”

Letter: To achieve transformative justice, the University should strengthen policy around derecognized group activity

Opinions

Letter: To achieve transformative justice, the University should strengthen policy around derecognized group activity

October 15, 2019 Comments are Disabled

To the Editor: I am writing with regard to The Herald’s article on Brown’s response to derecognized group activity. I would like to challenge the Office of Student Conduct & Community Standards to reconsider its guidelines on student affiliation with derecognized groups.

Letter: It is important to recognize team behind strong endowment returns

Opinions

Letter: It is important to recognize team behind strong endowment returns

October 15, 2019 Comments are Disabled

To the Editor: Thank you for highlighting the performance of the Brown endowment for fiscal year 2019 in your editorial on Oct. 4.