March/April 2017
Under the Elms
Future Shock

Muslim_travel_ban_thb.jpg January’s travel ban prevented scholars and students from getting back to campus. What's next for them?

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Politics
Davis_thb.jpg Activist and scholar Angela Davis tells students to reach down and discover their hidden strength.
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Pink Protest

JaynaZweiman_thb.jpg Did you see those “pussyhats” at the women's march? You can thank Jayna Zweiman ’01 for their photo-ready invention.

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Going Nowhere

Uber_thb.jpg Uber claims its drivers are really individual entrepreneurs. A class at Brown decided to test that concept.

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Legacy
MLK_lecture_thb.jpg Elizabeth Alexander at this year’s Martin Luther King Jr. lecture focused on black writers communities and more.
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Paxson’s Reward

Paxson_thb.jpg In a vote of confidence, the Corporation renews President Christina Paxson's contract for five more years.

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The Comeback Fullback
Develin_thb.jpg It was a Super Bowl comeback for the ages. After it was over Patriots fullback James Develin ’10 had his second ring.
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Working the Floor
Morant_gymnastics_thb.jpg Two-time ECAC Gymnast of the Week Caroline Morant ’17 is working on revising Brown's record book.
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