Sunny Aggarwal

Sunny Aggarwal

Thoughts, stories and ideas.


The Commission on Presidential Debates

The Commission on Presidential Debates

I don’t care whom you’re supporting, everyone should be scared how much control an...

Seven Feelings

Seven Feelings

The adrenaline of doing something unexpected The serenity of diving under the sea ...

Defining the Nation-State

Defining the Nation-State

If you pull out a recent world map, you will likely see large swaths of land that ...

The Following Film Style

The Following Film Style

The Following was filmed on 16mm film stock and consists of almost entirely handhe...

Why I Study the Social Sciences?

Why I Study the Social Sciences?

I study philosophy to learn how people ought to act. I study economics to learn ho...

Why Third Parties Matter

Why Third Parties Matter

I’ve been seeing a lot of articles and posts lately warning people against voting ...

Illumio Intern Experience

Illumio Intern Experience

Blog post co-written with Vedant Saran about our experience as an intern at Illumi...

CEGA Trace Research Project Reflection

CEGA Trace Research Project Reflection

While I originally joined the BIDS Course Mapping team, during one of the meetings...

Eagle Scout Court of Honor Speech

Eagle Scout Court of Honor Speech

First of all, I would like to thank all of you for taking your time out of the day...

Littlefinger’s Sabotage

Littlefinger’s Sabotage

*** SPOILERS AHEAD *** Littlefinger. Perhaps the most hated character in all of G...

5 Things to Think About when Choosing a College

5 Things to Think About when Choosing a College

The following is a direct copypasta from a Quora answer I gave earlier today in re...

Government and Innovation

Government and Innovation

When one thinks about the Age of Exploration, what comes to mind is the story of C...

Bringing Two-Way Streets to Berkeley Southside

Bringing Two-Way Streets to Berkeley Southside

San Francisco’s Vision Zero Initiative to end road deaths in San Francisco by 2024...

Animal Farm Responses

Animal Farm Responses

While reading Animal Farm, I decided to do my reflections a little bit differently...

Icarus

Icarus

Meet Icarus. That’s the name of my drone. Why you ask? Well my roommates and I e...

PIF just got TechCrunched!

PIF just got TechCrunched!

PIF, the company we worked with at TechCrunch Disrupt just got their first tech bl...

Whites’ Perception of Black Prison Populations mirror Incarceration Reform Support

Whites’ Perception of Black Prison Populations mirror Incarceration Reform Support

Stanford research suggests support for incarceration mirrors whites' perception of...

How We Hacked TechCrunch Disrupt

How We Hacked TechCrunch Disrupt

One day, while randomly surfing the Berkeley EECS page, I came across a post fro...