Articles by Nikhil Kumar (21)


Kumar ’17: Human family

November 21, 2016 1 comment

“I’m terrified by the America we might wake up to after Election Day,” I wrote in a Facebook post after polls put Trump ahead in Florida and Ohio.


Kumar ’17: Reviewing Brown’s changing goals

November 4, 2016 Comments are Disabled

How should Brown evolve? This question sits at the center of the financial plan for the University as detailed by Provost Richard Locke P’17 Oct. 4.


Kumar ’17: The restricted section of the Rock

October 21, 2016 Comments are Disabled

As a typical college student, I spend a lot of time in the library.


Kumar ’17: The Queen City loses its crown

October 7, 2016 Comments are Disabled

I moved to Charlotte, North Carolina when I was two years old and lived there until coming to Brown three years ago.


Kumar ’17: Don’t look away

September 21, 2016 Comments are Disabled

Like me, you may have seen Monday that another unarmed black man, Terence Crutcher, was shot and killed by a police officer in Tulsa, Oklahoma.


Kumar ’17: A pep talk for senior year

September 9, 2016 Comments are Disabled

The beginning of my senior year at Brown is not going according to plan.


Kumar ’17: New York values are American values

April 26, 2016 Comments are Disabled

I would argue that New York values and American values are far more similar than they are different.


Kumar ’17: Notes from North Carolina

April 12, 2016 Comments are Disabled

In my last column, I pushed back against “the traditional narrative of an enlightened, prosperous North and a backwards, poverty-stricken South.”


Kumar ’17: Don’t dismiss the South

March 17, 2016 2 comments

Since this year’s primary season began Feb. 1, just over half of the 50 states have gone to the polls.


Kumar ’17: In defense of the ‘like’

March 2, 2016 Comments are Disabled

Last Wednesday, Facebook unveiled its reactions, five emojis meant to supplement the like button as users express emotions: love, haha, wow, sad and angry.