Ariel Altaras is a junior in the SC Johnson College of Business, studying Applied Economics and Management. He intends to concentrate in finance in the Dyson School and minor in real estate from the Cornell Baker Program in Real Estate. After graduation, Ariel plans on joining Credit Suisse USA as a research analyst in their Global Markets division. Ariel grew up in Clifton, NJ and spent a gap year in Israel at Yeshivat Har Etzion (Gush). He is excited to serve on the CJL board as your co-president and hopes to improve Jewish life on campus by running new large-scale events that appeal to all parts of the community. Ariel looks forward to meeting you, and is happy to answer any questions you may have about Cornell and the CJL!