Nikhita Chakraborty

Hi y’all! My name is Nikhita Chakraborty and I am a board member as well as the liaison to the Community and Governmental Relations committee. I’m a junior majoring in History, with minors in the Classics, Political Science, and Studio Arts! Outside of SGB I am a member of the Pitt Parliamentary Debate Team, Phi Alpha Delta the pre-professional legal fraternity, and a sister of Theta Phi Alpha. If you have any questions or just want to chat, feel free to email me at or stop by the office on the 8th floor of the Union! 

Year: Junior


Preferred Pronouns: She/Her/Hers

School: Dietrich School of Arts & Sciences

Major: History

Minor: Classics, Political Science, and Studio Arts

Fun Fact: I can speak four languages!

On Campus I can be Found: drinking my third coffee in an hour in Hillman

Favorite Class taken at Pitt: Communism: From Marxist Thought to “Really Existing Socialism” with Gregor Thum

Favorite TV show(s): Brooklyn Nine Nine, White Collar, and The Crown

Favorite Movie(s): National Treasure and Pride & Prejudice

Favorite Book(s): The Song of Achilles

Favorite Quote: “It isn’t what we say or think that defines us, but what we do,” Jane Austen, Sense and Sensibility