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Student Advisory Board

Ava Barish

College of Arts and Sciences, 2025

Ava is a rising sophomore in the College. She is from Denver, Colorado. On campus, she plays for Venus Ultimate Frisbee and is a board member for the West Philadelphia Tutoring Project. Additionally, when she is home, she enjoys skiing and biking in the mountains. Ava is passionate about giving back to the community around her and hopes to increase her community involvement throughout her time at Penn. Though undecided on a field of study, she hopes to combine interests in math, computer science, data analytics, and service. On the SNF Paideia Student Advisory Board, Ava will be a representative for Civic House.