April-May 2020

Cover Story

Stroke of Luck

How a ragtag team of club rowers from Brown almost took the national varsity championship in 1960.

Under the Elms

the Brown endowment’s Percentage of investments in
Fossil Fuels
.Two years ago, that percentage was 6.5,
similar to other ivies. Brown vows to Divest from REmaining
fossil fuel holdings aSAP

Beyond the Gates

Language’s Limits

The third novel by Ben Lerner ’01, ’03 MFA, grapples with excess, masculinity, and the limits—and possibilities—of verbal communication. Read More

Current Obsession

Leggings 24/7

Five minutes with Cat Buthod ’20, on her current obsession Read More