Features/Campus

students were welcomed to brown during the 257th opening convocation in early september. The van wickle gates did not open, and most undergrads were not invited to campus until january. the occasion was marked by a virtual ceremony.


State of Play

This spring, Brown overhauled its athletics program. Varsity teams went club and vice versa, protests and lawsuits ensued, and some teams were reinstated—all in the shadow of the pandemic’s halt to competition. A look at the scoreboard. Read More

OPPOSITION TO CLIMATE ACTOIN IS 2X AS LIKELY TO GET NEWS COVERAGE AS SUPPORT FOR IT, PER A BROWN PROF'S ANALYSIS OF 3 DECADES OF PRESS.

INCONSISTENT EPA STANDARDS PUT 35,000 CHILDREN AT RISK OF LED POISONING AND MUST BE REVISED, A BROWN EPIDEMIOLOGIST URGES.

RURAL HOSPITALS OFFER BETTER CARE THAN PREVIOUSLY THOUGHT, DUE TO INACCURATE DATA TRACKING, BROWN PUBLIC HEALTH RESEARCHERS FOUND. 

"IN PROVIDENCE IN THE STATE OF RHODE ISLAND AND PROVIDENCE PLANTATIONS" HAS BEEN OFFICIALLY DROPPED FROM THE NAME "BROWN UNIVERSITY"

“IF A TREE FALLS DOWN IN A MUTED ZOOM MEETING DOES IT MAKE A SOUND?”—A PROFESSOR'S “QUIET PERIOD” HAIKU CHALLENGE ENTRY