A native of Monmouth County, New Jersey, Nikhil is a freshman in the College studying Linguistics with a minor in Cognitive Science. He expects to attend law school after graduating from Penn, but is still keeping his career options open. In addition to PULJ, he is an associate editor for the Penn Sustainability Review, volunteers as a Spanish instructor for ACTION Teach, and works as a research assistant in Penn's Linguistics Department. He loves learning foreign languages, but never manages to get far before switching between languages. He also enjoys skiing, computer programming, and researching his family tree.