Bard students come from across the country and around the globe to study at Bard, undertaking a broad range of academic programs in Annandale. While pursuing their degrees, they volunteer in the community, develop their career goals, and bring their talents to the campus and the region. They share a love of learning and the leadership to make their mark on the world.
Jonian Rafti ‘15
Jonian is a joint major in economics and history, serves as the treasurer on Bard’s student government, and is a leader in student voter registration efforts. He came to Bard from a large high school in New York City, and was looking for a different kind of educational experience: a small college where he could get to know his peers and professors.More >>
Carl Amritt '17
Carl Amritt is a sophomore, but he has already carved out a distinct place of his own in the Bard community, bringing a passion for politics to his studies and his extracurricular activities.More >>
Corinna Cape ’15
Human Rights and Written Arts joint major Corinna grew up in the small town of Sherman, Texas. She has been active with Bard’s Center for Civic Engagement
and the TLS (Trustee Leader Scholar)
program, which supports student volunteer efforts.
YuSung Eo ’15
YuSung, a native of South Korea, is majoring in political studies with a concentration in global international studies. YuSung has been enrolled in the Bard Globalization and International Affairs program, and plans to go back to his home country after graduation in order to pursue a career in politics.More >>
Lucy Flamm ‘15
Lucy Flamm, from Cambridge, Massachusetts, is a history major with a concentration in Middle Eastern studies. Lucy is active on campus and off, taking advantage of interdisciplinary study, funded summer internships, and the freedom to start her own campus club.More >>
Mildred Kissai ’15
Mildred Kissai ’15, originally from Tanzania, was attending high school in Qatar when she learned about Bard. She’s a Citizen Science
Fellow and also works with Bard’s Center for Civic Engagement
. Mildred plans to joint major in biology and chemistry.
Jack Lee ’15
Jack came to Bard from Atlanta, Georgia. As a Posse scholar
, he is recognized as a young leader and receives a full-tuition scholarship to attend Bard. He’s a joint major in political studies and film, and plans to pursue a career in international broadcasting.
Stephen Wyssenski ’15
Stephen hails from New Jersey and is moderating into the Psychology Program at Bard. He works as a laboratory assistant, finding time to write and act outside of class.More >>