Class of 2025
B.N. Duke Scholar

Hometown: Durham, North Carolina

Majors: Biomedical Engineering

Hobbies: Dancing, Latin, Frisbee, Video Games

Leonel is a first-generation college student of Mexican origins. He currently works at the Duke Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Neuroimaging Lab with Dr. Rajendra Morey and colleagues. Outside of school, he enjoys dancing to a variety of Latinx genres and loves anything that lets him tinker, such as 3D printing and woodworking.