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Topic: Andrew Yang

Andrew Yang ’96 and DNC Chair Tom Perez ’83 discussed the 2020 presidential election cycle and the potential political implications of the COVID-19 pandemic during a virtual Watson Institute event.

News, University News

Brown alum Andrew Yang ’96 reflects on presidential campaign, political implications of COVID-19 pandemic

April 23, 2020 1 comment

At a virtual event hosted by the Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs Wednesday evening, Andrew Yang ’96 sat down with Tom Perez ’83 to discuss Yang’s trajectory from Brown to the political arena as well as the political implications of the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Ren ’23: Andrew Yang is wrong: Asian Americans do not have to prove their “American-ness”

Columns, Opinions

Ren ’23: Andrew Yang is wrong: Asian Americans do not have to prove their “American-ness”

April 7, 2020 0 comments

In a recent Washington Post op-ed, former presidential candidate Andrew Yang ’96 leads a rallying cry against racism. Only instead of simply denouncing the recent rise of anti-Asian sentiment in America, he goes one step further. 

Quarter of undergrads support Warren in Democratic race

Metro, News, University News

Quarter of undergrads support Warren in Democratic race

October 18, 2019 0 comments

Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., has emerged as the most popular Democratic presidential candidate among University undergraduates, with 24.2 percent indicating that they would vote for her if the 2020 primary were held today, according to The Herald’s fall 2019 poll.

Students show their support for various presidential candidates on campus with chalk statements. Groups have formed around Buttigieg, Sanders, Warren and Yang for the upcoming 2020 Democratic primary election.

News, University News

Students begin rallying behind presidential candidates

October 2, 2019 0 comments

As the 2020 elections loom large on campus, students have begun to form groups around presidential candidates to increase student support.

Andrew Yang ’96 concentrated in economics and political science. After graduating, Yang founded his own company, Venture for America, an organization that helps entrepreneurs create jobs in cities.

Metro, News

Alum makes 2020 presidential bid

April 13, 2018 Comments are Disabled

When Andrew Yang ’96 was on College Hill, his life revolved around three activities: Taekwondo, working out and playing video games.