Aimar Rosario Ávila

Laidlaw Scholar, Student , Barnard College

About Aimar Rosario Ávila

Hello! My name is Aimar Rosario Ávila and I am a third-year student at Barnard College majoring in Urban Studies with a  concentration in psychology and a minor in education. I’m from Puerto Rico and my research aims to investigate how the categorization of social spaces can reflect an interplay of political, historic, and cognitive developments through an intersectional lens.

I am a/an:

Undergraduate Leadership & Research Scholar


Barnard College Columbia University

Laidlaw Cohort Year


Research Topic

Development Studies Education

I am from:

Puerto Rico

I speak:

English Italian Spanish

My hobbies/interests are:

Art Cooking/Baking Dance Design Hiking/walking Houseplants/gardening Music

I am open to participating in mentoring/buddy programmes


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Channels contributed to:

Leadership Arts & Humanities Social Sciences Research

Recent Comments

Jun 16, 2023

Hello from New York! I can relate to facing interview complications, excited to see how you utilize the colonial archives from Portugal, France, and Spain with the support of a great advisor.