Brown University

Blackalaureate 2017 at Brown University: A Photo Essay

May 31, 2017 by NAS |

Brown University graduates held a black-only "Blackalaureate" the day before commencement.

Is Brown America’s most diversity crazed university?

May 07, 2015 by George Leef |

John Rosenberg argues against the potential effectiveness of Brown University's diversity initiative.

Brown University’s Complicity in the Disruption of Ray Kelly’s Speech

Mar 11, 2014 by Joshua Bridges |

As it begins the second phase of its investigation into the incident and prepares to make rulings, Brown has a chance to change the way college officials handle disorderly protesters.

The Shape of Things to Come: Justice Corrupted at Brown

Jun 01, 2012 by Glenn Ricketts |

A tale of  injustice at Brown and its larger implications.

Students Need Curricular Structure

Dec 29, 2011 by Oliver Rosenbloom |

A student at Brown University argues that too much curricular freedom can cause students to miss out on a well-rounded education.

Justice at Brown

Nov 18, 2011 by Glenn Ricketts |

There may be multiple reasons underlying the steep decline in male enrollments in American higher education, but I have to think that one is that so many campuses are literally "hostile environments" for guys. Through the prism…

Columbus Day Canceled at Brown

Oct 13, 2009 by stephenbeale |

Brown has decided not to observe Columbus Day, to protest his treatment of Native Americans. A group of students is planning a counterprotest next Monday. For more information, click here, here, and here.

Brown Hires Radical Professor

Oct 09, 2009 by stephenbeale |

Brown University this fall added Chinua Achebe to the faculty of its Africana Studies Department. Achebe is a prominent postcolonial writer from Nigeria who has called Joseph Conrad a "bloody racist" and claimed his classic work,…