Brown president: Make students partners in getting our colleges reopened

Christina Paxson is the president of Brown University. In today's New York Times, she offers a sober, serious but cautiously optimistic evaluation of how U.S. colleges and universities can reopen in the fall. Her argument recognizes that college students can't fully thrive in an online-only learning environment. As amazing as videoconferencing technology has become, students … Continue reading Brown president: Make students partners in getting our colleges reopened

New York Times captures first day of Ramadan

Islam’s holy month, Ramadan, began this year while the world continues to battle a pandemic. Photos in the New York Times of the first day of Ramadan from around the world are stunning. For the world’s 1.8 billion Muslims, the holy month of Ramadan is a social and spiritual high point, a time to gather … Continue reading New York Times captures first day of Ramadan