July/August 2017
Features
A New Way to Look at Race

RinkuSen_leadthb.jpg By getting people in cities, states, and organizations to think beyond us-versus-them, Rinku Sen ’88 is helping redefine how we think about racial conflict. But can she succeed in a country that may be more polarized than ever before?

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Mindfully Furious

PoVmindfullyFurious_thb.jpg What happens when you drag a 10-year-old to a lecture on mindfulness? Not what you may think.

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Then and Now

Finally_thb.jpg It’s been a glorious spring for Brown alumnae and a season for looking back at a colorful history.

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From the President
Estes_thb.jpg Vice President for Campus life and Student Services Eric Estes takes on gender-neutral pronouns.
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Blood Brothers

StemCell_thb.jpg Robert Friedman ’86 and David Falk ’94 never imagined their lives would intersect—until one was saving the other’s life.

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Political Science

brown-science_thb.jpg A New York Times science journalist argues that even if elected officials understood science, it might not make any difference.

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Handling Actors
EdwinSherin_thb.jpg Edwin Sherin ’52 directed thirty-six episodes of Law & Order and made James Earl Jones a star.
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