出生于皇后区，父母是孟加拉国人, 卡尼亚芮木泪柏 is a senior from 纽约市 studying neuroscience & behavior with a cellular concentration 和 an interest in public health. She is an Athena Scholar 和 has been working in the Silver Neurobiology laboratory to study the circadian rhythm. She volunteers with Student 健康 Outreach Program (SHOUT), ASPCA, 和 St. 卢克的医院. Kania is currently working on a public health project with fellow FGLI Advisory Board member Kwarteng从良的妓女 at the Mailman School of Public 健康. 在她的业余时间, 她喜欢一口气看几部Netflix的剧, 与陌生人交谈, 探索这座城市.
作为第一代/低收入家庭的学生, she underst和s the difficulties of navigating a college campus 和 often felt alone. She is excited to join the FGLI Advisory Board because it gives FLI students the ability to voice their ideas toward creating a stronger FGLI community. 最终, 通过这次机会, Kania would love to improve accessibility for textbooks, 精神健康援助, 对所有人来说都是如此.
Kwarteng从良的妓女 is a senior at studying neuroscience. She was born in Verona, Italy, to Ghanaian parents but moved to America when she was young. Magdalen is an office assistant at ResLife (come say hello if you have a chance!)，目前在唐胡德实验室工作, researching the advancement of diagnostic tools for glaucoma 和 other retinal diseases. She also volunteers in the emergency department at CUMC 和 is currently working with fellow FLIP Advisory Board member 卡尼亚芮木泪柏 on a public health project with professors at the Mailman School of Public 健康. 在她空闲的时候, 莫德林喜欢弹钢琴, 在Netflix上看节目, 寻找新的烘焙食谱.
Magdalen joined the Advisory Board because she wants to help FLI students who are not from New York 和 thus don’t have access to the state-funded programs available to New York State residents. She also wants to help make Barnard a place that’s comfortable to everyone 和 give every Barnard student the tools 和 resources to thrive 和 be successful here.
Tamima Sultana is a sophomore at 外围十大菠菜app. She decided to join the FGLI Advisory Board because she shares the same experiences as those who are still navigating their way through their first semesters of college 和 believes it is important to empower young women to pave their own paths 和 motivate those around us to do the same.
作为FLI顾问委员会的成员, 田岛将努力促进团结, 提供支持, 和 encourage first-generation 和/or low-income students through various events 和 opportunities that enable us to grow 和 flourish within the Barnard community.
凡妮莎·阿尔瓦雷斯 is a first-generation American, 第一代大学生, 和 a sophomore at 外围十大菠菜app (though she hails from Davie, 佛罗里达). When she isn’t dressing her cat in winter sweaters, she’s either reading the latest feminist manifesto or studying comparative literature 和 philosophy.
她是《正规博十大app排名》的副主编 哥伦比亚文学批评杂志, as well as an activist both on 和 off campus, organizing within groups such as Student-Worker-Solidarity 和 the Party for Socialism 和 Liberation. Vanessa aspires to supplement her labor in activism with translating texts between Kichwa, 西班牙语, 和英语.
She believes establishing a FLI Advisory Board is important in fostering a stronger sense of community among first-gen 和 low-income students on campus, 和 she believes that students have to be each other’s biggest, 大多数毫无歉意的拥护者.
Rutendo is a first-year from Harare, Zimbabwe who has lived in Zimbabwe, Zambia 和 South Africa. She is interested in majoring in mathematics or electrical engineering with a minor in African studies. Rutendo is a Bezos Scholar 和 received funding from the Bezos Family Foundation to host the South African Ideas Festival, a 3 day leadership program for disadvantaged African children. 在贝索斯学者计划下, she attended the Aspen Ideas Festival where she interacted with many changemakers such as David Milib和 和 Angela Duckworth. Rutendo was also part of the African Leadership Academy 2019 team 和 managed to secure 300 students from the African continent to attend the festival whilst working as the editor of the ALAMAU Times. She is an avid believer in the future of the African continent 和 believes that empowering the youth is one of the most instrumental ways of ensuring Africa’s future success. Rutendo is also an advanced Bridge 和 Marimba player representing her region, 兰, 在2015年和2016年的锦标赛中. She is planning to pursue a Data Science degree after graduation with the hope of using Mathematics to help her home country Zimbabwe.
Seyla表象 is a sophomore at 外围十大菠菜app who proudly identifies as a first generation, 低收入柬埔寨裔美国人. She plans to major in Computer Science 和 minor in Race 和 Ethnic studies. 在空闲时间，她喜欢看电视 罪人 和 黑镜子 on Netflix, going to museums with her friends, 和 crafting new playlists on Spotify.