QuestBridge is a national nonprofit that connects the most talented low-income youth to top colleges and opportunities. QuestBridge has helped low-income students build a better path for success that goes from high school all the way to their first job. Brown has had the opportunity to welcome a community of QuestBridge Scholars to College Hill,… Read More QuestBridge at Brown: Anthony Walley ’20
QuestBridge is a national nonprofit that connects the most talented low-income youth to top colleges and opportunities. QuestBridge has helped low-income students build a better path for success that goes from high school to their first job. Brown has had the opportunity to welcome a community of QuestBridge Scholars to College Hill, and will be… Read More QuestBridge at Brown: Fariha Kohistani ’20
Everyday, hundreds of prospective students travel to Providence to visit college hill. Traveling far ways from all over the country (and world), some families overload their college search with another stressful search: parking. The congested one-way streets of Rhode Island’s capital make the parking search an often frustrating experience for families trying to make it… Read More Find Parking with the App Spotter, and Meet the Brown Alum and Students Driving it.
Brown has made a recent proposal to automatically waive the application fee for low-income students, beginning with the class entering in fall 2018. This proposal was passed on April 14th, 2017. According to Admission Dean Logan Powell, the purpose of the change is to fee waivers more accessible to prospective students who need them most.… Read More Viet Nguyen’ 17: A student leader behind Brown’s Application Fee Waiver for Low-Income students.
Hi there! I’m Eimi (pronounced ‘Amy’) and I’m your correspondent for Student Highlight this year, a column dedicated to highlighting the scholars who attend this institution. While I’ve deduced that there’s no ‘typical’ Brown student, I hope to share a small glimpse into the wonderful and diverse individuals of this community. I had this graduation photo taken… Read More Student Highlight: Ever True ’17
Welcome to On the Brown Low—a column dedicated to exploring all that the lovely city of Providence has to offer. Join me, Isabela Karibjanian, as I take you on a tour of all the hidden gems I find off College Hill! Though I get off College Hill each week for this blog, many of my… Read More On the Brown Low: Top 4 tips for actually getting off campus
Hi everyone! My name is Jee Won Diane Kang and I’ll be your correspondent for A Fresh View this year. This column will chronicle some of my experiences as a freshman at Brown, and will include the highs and lows of that incredible journey. Hello everyone, for the last time! I’m so sad to be leaving… Read More A Fresh View: Parting Words