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Class of 2023: Avalon Vanis

April 11, 2023

Name: Avalon Vanis

Major: Mathematics (AB/MA), Physics (BA)

Hometown: Albuquerque, New Mexico 

Key Bryn Mawr Experiences: 

  • Restarting gymnastics club and going on to win first place at nationals my senior year! 
  • Everyone I met working at New Dorm and everything I learned as an HA
  • My Differential Topology class 

Post-graduation plans: Get a dog and go back home to spend some much-needed time with family.

People you want to thank: All the professors who've had my back -- Leslie Cheng, Mike Noel, Amy Myers, Mawu Ma'at Gora, Jennifer Harford Vargas, and Margaret Strair, my thesis advisor Paul Melvin, and Marcy Anderson from res life. Finally, everyone that I've gotten to be friends with while I was here!! I probably could have gotten here without you but it would have been way worse. 

Message for the rest of the Class: #determinate 

What will you remember most about your time at Bryn Mawr? How many birds live on campus and how much I grew into myself 

Members of the Class of 2023, we want to hear from you! Drop us a note at Include a photo of yourself and let us know what you have planned for life after Bryn Mawr, who you'd like to thank, words of wisdom, or whatever else you'd like to say. We'll be sharing selected profiles on the College's website and social media channels over the next few weeks.