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Articles by Mili Mitra (38)

Columns, Opinions

Mitra ’18: Don’t give up on public service

April 17, 2017 1 comment

I still visibly flinch when I think about the day after the election.

Columns, Opinions

Mitra ’18: Rethinking humanities in the tech age

April 6, 2017 Comments are Disabled

Steve Jobs once said, “Everyone should learn how to program a computer, because it teaches you how to think.”

Columns, Opinions

Mitra ’18: Diversity in law starts at law school

March 12, 2017 Comments are Disabled

On Feb. 1, I woke up to euphoric news: For the first time in its 130-year history, the Harvard Law Review had elected a black woman president.

Columns, Opinions

Mitra ’18: Welcome to 1984

February 26, 2017 Comments are Disabled

Amidst the incessant focus on President Trump, a terrifying bill in the Iowa legislature has flown under the radar.

Columns, Opinions

Mitra ’18: Fox News’ obsession with Brown misses the mark

February 12, 2017 Comments are Disabled

On Jan. 25, Brown had a famous — or rather, infamous — visitor: Jesse Watters, the host of Watters’ World on The O’Reilly Factor. Watters came to Brown, ostensibly to interview students about toxic masculinity. In a short day on campus, he managed to interview bystanders about safe spaces, push […]

Columns, Opinions

Mitra ’18: Trump is everyone’s problem

January 26, 2017 1 comment

On Inauguration Day, I unplugged my television, turned off the radio and avoided all of my social media accounts.


Mitra ’18: The off-campus housing headache

October 31, 2016 Comments are Disabled

Given the sheer number of housing options available on College Hill, you would think that the process would be low on drama. Think again.


Mitra ’18: Get off the hill

October 3, 2016 1 comment

College Hill is one of my favorite neighborhoods: It has boatloads of history, eclectic but quaint architecture and world-class coffee shops.

Mitra ’18: Why you should take creative writing


Mitra ’18: Why you should take creative writing

September 23, 2016 Comments are Disabled

Like many other Brown students, I’ve developed a specific routine for pre-registration days.


Mitra ’18: When smaller is better

September 13, 2016 Comments are Disabled

Goldman Sachs. McKinsey. Google. Fortune 500 names are the ones that make most Brunonians salivate.