• Bonner Community Fellowship
Fariha Kohistani


Applied Math Biology

Award Year 

Connect for Health

Where is home to you? Worcester, MA

Fariha is part of the 2020 class, concentrating in Applied Math - Biology with an interest in pre-med. She is involved in Connect for Health through the Bonner Community Fellows at Swearer Center, is a Meikeljohn (peer adviser), and an EMT on Brown EMS. Fariha was born in Kabul, Afghanistan and came to the United States as a refugee and now lives in Worcester, MA with her family.

How has Bonner impacted your time at Brown? It has allowed me to get involved with a volunteer organization that I really enjoy without having to worry about getting a job. It has also given me a really great community to engage with at Brown.