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Columns, Commencement 2009

I was graduated from Brown

May 21, 2009 Comments are Disabled

Before I started writing this column, I looked up quotations about saying goodbye. They were all cheesy one-liners about not really leaving, just sort of saying goodbye before paths would cross again. I asked friends for their thoughts on graduating from Brown. But I have to give credit here to […]

Commencement 2009, Editorials

Editor’s note

May 21, 2009 Comments are Disabled

Graduation is usually a time for looking ahead.  Trying to find answers in the future is a natural response to the current economic state of the world.

Letters to the Editor

Letter: More institutional incentives needed for Tougaloo exchange

April 27, 2009 Comments are Disabled

I’d like to expand and clarify on a quote in the recent article on the Brown-Tougaloo Exchange (“Tougaloo exchange opens eyes, doors,” Apr. 23).

Letters to the Editor

Letter: Don’t use American money to fund Israeli repression

April 23, 2009 20 comments

The recent letter from Brown Students for Israel and Hillel (“No divestment at Hampshire, no divestment at Brown,” April 15) grossly misrepresents the Hampshire divestment, the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement and the nature of Zionism.


Ben Bernstein ’09: Always believe in the power of your dreams!

April 23, 2009 Comments are Disabled

I’ve always been a dreamer.


Kevin Roose ‘09.5: As the world interns

April 23, 2009 1 comment

If there’s one thing I’ve learned, it’s that Brown students love unpaid internships.


Editorial: Expand orientation, move TWTP

April 23, 2009 Comments are Disabled

The University should return to a six-day orientation, a move recommended in no small part by problems with the current Third World Transition Program.


Editorial Cartoon 4/23/09

April 23, 2009 Comments are Disabled

Editors' Note


April 23, 2009 Comments are Disabled

An article in Thursday’s paper (“Wertheimer ’10 wins UCS presidency,” Apr. 23) incorrectly stated that Juan Vasconez ’10 was elected chair of the Undergraduate Finance Board, and that Jose Vasconez ’10 was elected vice chair of UFB. In fact, Jose Vasconez was elected chair, while Juan Vasconez was elected vice chair.

Editors' Note, Letters to the Editor


April 22, 2009 Comments are Disabled

The editorial in Tuesday’s Herald (“Another bump in the wall,” April 21) incorrectly stated that Rhode Island teachers are not currently under contract. In fact, Providence teachers are not currently under contract.