Topic: Alumni

Brown athletes realize Olympic aspirations

Sports

Brown athletes realize Olympic aspirations

September 12, 2016 0 comments

Among the over 11,000 athletes at the Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil were four who have called Brown their home.

Alums coach American athletes at Rio Games

Sports, University News

Alums coach American athletes at Rio Games

September 12, 2016 0 comments

As Brown graduates, Jimmy Pedro ’94 and Luke McGee ’01 could have pursued any number of successful career paths.

Peter Balakian, Donald M. and Constance H. Rebar Professor in Humanities; Professor of English; Director of Creative Writing.

University News

In conversation: Peter Balakian PhD’80

April 26, 2016 1 comment
This article is part of the series 2016 Pulitzer Prize Winners

Peter Balakian PhD’80 was recently awarded the Pulitzer Prize in poetry for “Ozone Journal.”

In conversation: Kathryn Schulz ’96

University News

In conversation: Kathryn Schulz ’96

April 26, 2016 0 comments
This article is part of the series 2016 Pulitzer Prize Winners

Kathryn Schulz ’96, a staff writer for the New Yorker, won the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for feature writing.

University News

Hillary Clinton advisor connects women’s rights, foreign policy

April 19, 2016 0 comments

Jennifer Klein ’87, senior advisor to Hillary Clinton and adjunct professor of law at Georgetown Law Center, spoke at the School of Public Health Thursday.

Alums’ reactions to campus activism divided

University News

Alums’ reactions to campus activism divided

March 9, 2016 14 comments

Amidst recent activism, alums have looked on at a University very different than the one they knew when they walked through the Van Wickle Gates.

University News

Applicant reports experiencing racism, homophobia

February 25, 2016 23 comments

High school senior Matt Sarafa posted a video on YouTube Feb. 9 claiming his alumni interviewer used racist and homophobic language during his interview.

Students, community members protest anti-refugee efforts

Metro, University News

Students, community members protest anti-refugee efforts

February 24, 2016 4 comments
This article is part of the series Syrians in Providence

Students and community members gathered at the State House Monday to protest the non-profit organization Americans for Peace and Tolerance.

Alum proposes single-payer healthcare bill in State House

Metro, University News

Alum proposes single-payer healthcare bill in State House

February 9, 2016 3 comments

Rep. Aaron Regunberg ’12, D-Providence, introduced a bill with several other representatives that would establish a single-payer health system in the state.

Arts & Culture

Hulin ’00 brings the novel to Instagram

January 28, 2016 0 comments

“Hey Harry Hey Matilda” is an “Instagram novel” and Rachel Hulin’s ’00 newest project.