2014-2015 RA Bios

Plimpton

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Caroline

Caroline Lange hails from Windsor, CT. She is a senior English major with a concentration in writing and a minor in Women's, Gender, & Sexuality Studies. On campus, she is a Writing Fellow, a peer educator with Well-Woman, and a coordinator of the Morningside Heights CSA. Elsewhere, she writes stories about food. She is looking for the best coffee shop in New York, and the farmers market makes her more emotional than she'd care to admit.

Location
Plimpton Hall
Constellation
Octans
Hometown
Windsor, CT
Class
2015


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Taysha

Taysha is involved in several groups on and off campus such as Grupo Quisqueyano, Q, Girls Write Now, and is the President and Founder of the Barnard Civil Liberties Club. Having been a poet since the 6th grade, she finds her voice in her written words. Taysha loves reading, eating, dancing, singing, tutoring, smiling, musicals, and spending time with loved ones. Taysha's really excited to meet her fantabulous residents and greet them with a smile!

Location
Plimpton Hall
Constellation
Pictor
Hometown
Bronx, NY
Class
2016


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Sarah

Sarah is a senior perusing degrees in Urban Studies at Barnard and Applied and Comparative Ethics from the Jewish Theological Seminary. She likes/does/thinks about: Making lists, carrots and hummus, playing classical guitar, community organizing, planetariums, curating Spotify playlists, cooking with friends, biking, owning too many striped t-shirts, and wearing denim Sarah is involved in Student Government, CU FemSex, and Social Justice projects at Hillel.

Location
Plimpton Hall (and Senior Experience program)
Constellation
Microscopium
Hometown
Belmont, MA
Class
2015


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Maya

Maya is a past member of the Emerging Leader's Program and an aspiring Athena Scholar. She has many interests the social sciences and enjoys learning the French language. During her free time she loves to take a stroll through Riverside Park, fetch out chocolate in a nearby bakery, or catch up with her wonderful friends. She is so thrilled to be apart of the Plimpton community!

Location
Plimpton Hall
Constellation
Lyra
Hometown
Charlotte, NC
Class
2017


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Shirley

Shirley is a rising junior majoring in dance and Art History. It is a pleasure for her to meet new people and learn about their unique and fascinating experiences. For Shirley, nothing is more exciting than dancing, traveling and experiencing new culture. She wants to dedicate her life dancing and choreographing as well as helping preserve oral and intangible heritage in the world.

Location
Plimpton Hall
Constellation
Pyxis
Hometown
Beijing, China
Class
2016


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Johanna

Johanna is a peer career advisor at Career Development and is spending the summer interning at JP Morgan. She is a senior double majoring in history and psychology. She loves to run, do yoga, play tennis, hike, bake, and cook.

Location
Plimpton Hall
Constellation
Pyxis
Hometown
New Paltz, NY
Class
2015


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Breton

Breton hails from the San Juan Islands off the coast of Washington State. She is very excited to join the RA team this year, and hopes to help create a comfortable and productive environment! She loves exploring all the boroughs of New York, trying new foods (especially goodies), and writing the occasional letter. In her spare time she enjoys performing theatre, watching French films, reading French literature, and trying to make time to practice the piano.

Location
Plimpton Hall
Constellation
Octans
Hometown
Lopez Island, WA
Class
2017