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Ayda Basaran, Columbia College

Ayda Basaran is a junior at Columbia College majoring in Political Science and Sociology. On campus, she works as a research assistant at the School of Social Work, and is mainly involved with the Columbia Undergraduate Research Journal as well as Media and Social Change Lab at Teachers College. Originally from Turkey, Ayda hopes to apply her learning experience with Ed Tech Design 2017 to rural communities facing educational challenges in Anatolian region of Turkey.