Kara Jillian Brown

Assistant Arts & Culture Editor


82 Articles

Letter from the editor

Letter form the Editor

At the start of my junior year, I became one of two assistant Arts & Culture editors, one of two black people on production staff and the only black woman on production...


Senior Column: Learning to assume my own identity

My relationship with race has always been far more complex than necessary. I am a proud black daughter of two amazing black parents, but I always struggled with feeling black enough. I’ve...


Black hair in Binghamton

Photos by Kevin Paredes/Photography Editor For black girls like Alianna Thompson, a junior majoring in sociology, getting their hair done in the city of Binghamton isn’t that simple. As a freshman, Thompson...


Physical Wellness

Every day, your body is what gives you the power to wake up and be you. Though setting healthy aesthetic and weight-based goals is OK, they shouldn’t be your only focus. Whether...


Cultural connections at BU

When Li Xi visits a new country, she’s not only interested in the culture, but also the physical geography of the area. “Whenever my parents took me to travel, I was always...


Find your zen off campus

Between catching up after break and preparing for finals, these last few weeks of the semester can get stressful. Although there are a lot of de-stress events held on campus, they may...

On-Campus Events

SAPB to bring former 'Girl Code' stars to campus

“Girl Code” starlettes are coming to Binghamton University. The Student Association Programming Board announced on Monday that actress-comedians Nicole Byer and Carly Aquilino will be performing in Lecture Hall 1 on April...

Restaurant Week Spring 2018

Garage Taco Bar exceeds expectations

The first time I visited Garage Taco Bar in December 2015, I left less than impressed. I’m not sure what I ordered, but I know it was a taco and that I...


'Smart People': a comedy about race

“Smart People” is a play that ran in Studio B/Gruber Theater in the Fine Arts Building March 9 through March 11. The comedy of manners is set in the days leading up...


Curls on canvas

Sophea Clarke, a sophomore majoring in biology, uses art as a way to embrace her culture, exercise her creativity and express her emotions. ...