2014-2015 RA Bios

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[Photo of Gilah]

Gilah

Gilah is fascinated by the natural world. As a result, she is an environmental biology major. She also loves getting to know people and will happily swap her farming and camping stories for stories from your life. Gilah is also in the Double Degree program with JTS, majoring in Midrash, a.k.a. "Bible fan fiction". She is a senior and hopes to use environmental education as a bridge toward cultural understanding after graduation.

Location
600 W 116th St
Constellation
Pyxis
Hometown
Longmeadow, MA
Class
2015


[Photo of Maame Yaa]

Maame Yaa

Maame Yaa loves cupcakes and the sun! She is a member of the African Students Association and will be chairing the Annual Afropolitan Cultural show in the Fall. She is also a member of the Columbia Urbanists Society and is driven towards anything creative and urban development.

Location
600 W 116th St
Constellation
Pictor
Hometown
Accra, Ghana
Class
2015


[Photo of Dania]

Dania

Dania Sandfia is a senior at Barnard College. She majors in Psychology and is pursuing a minor in Economics, while also proudly being an Athena scholar. She is a lover of Chipotle, Thai & books, and hails from the best place in the world -- Brooklyn. She is passionate about leadership and empowering others to live their lives on purpose. More often than not, you can find her socializing at your local event.

Location
600 W 116th St
Constellation
Fornax
Hometown
Brooklyn, NY
Class
2015


[Photo of Elke]

Elke

Elke is a member of the class of 2016 and studying Neuroscience. She loves spending time working in the Barnard Writing Center as a Writing Fellow and working with mice in a research lab.

Location
600 W 116th St
Constellation
Pyxis
Hometown
Winchester, MA
Class
2016