• Madisyn Balamont ’20

    Maddy is from Syracuse and is a arts management major. She is going into her sophomore year and is excited to be coming back to Purchase. She works at the career development center which has helped her become involved with mentoring other students here at Purchase. Her passions are painting, henna, the outdoors, yoga, and helping others.  

  • Radhames Caraballo ’20

    Radhames is from the South Bronx. He is a sophomore Graphic Design major but, he started his freshman year undeclared. He worked in the Student Financial Services office and is very knowledgeable about FAFSA and financial services. Chances are you’ll see him around campus working on project or performing an art piece.​

  • Rachel Floss ’20

    Rachel is a playwriting/screenwriting major from Buffalo, NY. During her long train rides to Purchase, you can find her binge-watching a bunch of TV shows such as Shameless, Atlanta, and Preacher. Back home she works in a comic book shop, and at Purchase she is one of the co-presidents of Cheese Club!

  • Sofia Rapisarda ’20

    Sofia is a Literature Major and Sociology Minor in the class of 2020. She was born in  Loiza, Puerto Rico but currently lives in Brooklyn, New York. Her passion is Spoken Word Poetry and sports. When she’s not practicing her poetry performances, she’s playing tennis, boxing or perfecting her Mixed Martial Arts. Her favorite quote: “All those who are around me are the bridge to my success, so they are all important.” 

  • Gabriella Rodriguez ’17

    My name is Gabby. I’m from the Bronx, originally from Hoboken, NJ. I am a recent graduate from Purchase with my degree in Literature and minor in Playwriting. In August I will be moving to Virginia to pursue my MFA in Television and Cinema with a concentration in Script and Screenwriting. I am highly obsessed with Disney and I absolutely love Kit Kats!!!!! Last year I was a Success Fellows Peer Mentor and I loved it. I look forward to meeting you all and providing you with a smooth transition into the Purchase community

  • Anthony Rojas ’20

    Anthony is a cinema studies major and screenwriting/economics minor, originally from New York City. His passions are in film and photography. His favorite director is Wes Anderson, and he is obsessed with movies, so feel free to talk to him about any! He has written multiple screenplays for a variety of personal short film projects and enjoys portrait photography. 

  • Annmarie Usma ’20

    Annmarie is a Studio Composition major minoring in Arts Management. She is going into her second year here at Purchase, and she previously attended the Success Fellows Program herself. She currently lives in the Bronx with her mother and twin sister, Jessica. She loves singing, watching shows on Netflix, and playing her ukulele.

  • Jade Williams ’20

    Jade is a Media, Society & the Arts major and a Screenwriting minor in the Class of 2020. She’s from Rockland County, NY and loves to talk about anything and everything. She is inspired by artists like Donald Glover and James Franco. She also hopes to be able to work for a Digital Media/Broadcasting company like Vice Media in the future.