We never accurately question why students feel this pressure, why they think they’re depressed or why some students feel the only option left is suicide
I dread the Islamophobic backlash that will cause innocent people who are in no way associated with or supportive of terrorist groups to get hurt.
It is not in my name that people insult Muslims today, calling for the eradication of Islam to avenge Paris.
Both IBES and affiliated departments share the burden of addressing the glaring lack of diversity in environmental research and teaching at Brown.
When I arrived at Brown, I was baffled by the inordinate emphasis on finding internships.
I mourn a world that does not care about the lives of those who are not Western and white.
The human mind is more vulnerable to manipulation than we like to admit, and this vulnerability poses a major threat to society that must be addressed.
Every moment spent waiting for a higher, more secure platform is a moment during which progress exists only in an outdated form.
Please remember that we — in the U.S., France and any other Western country — are unsafe because of policies we instigated and supported in the Middle East.
It is not my intent to smear Facebook or its support to Parisians, but rather to point out a crucial flaw I see in the company’s practices to date.