Ambassadors E-G

Lauren Elliott

photo of Lauren ElliottHometown: Columbus, OH
Class: Sophomore
Majors: Public Administration; Classical Languages
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • University Academic Scholars
    • Athletes in Action Leader
    • Bridges Program for Excellence

Sarah Emery

photo of Sarah EmeryHometown: Granville, OH
Class: Junior
Major: Strategic Communication (with Comparative Media Studies co-major)
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • Miami University Student Foundation
    • Tappan Hall (President)
    • reporter for The Miami Student

Chase Engel

photo of Chase EngelHometown: Hamilton, OH
Class: Senior
Major: English/Professional Writing (with Journalism co-major)
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • studied abroad in London (Summer 2017)
    • The Miami Quarterly (Editor-in-chief)
    • Chorale and the Men's Glee Club

Emily Erdmann

photo of Emily ErdmannHometown: Hudson, OH
Class: Senior
Major: French
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • University Academic Scholars Program-World Languages and Cultures Scholar
    • Community Leadership Team (Thomson Hall Event Planner)
    • sewing and playing basketball

Colleen Evans

photo of Colleen EvansHometown: Roswell, GA
Class: Sophomore
Major: International Studies
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • studied abroad in Dijon, France (Summer 2016)
    • University Academic Scholars Program-Global Studies Scholar
    • Sigma Alpha Pi National Society of Leadership and Success

John Fink

photo of John FinkHometown: Ostrander, OH
Class: Sophomore
Major: Geology
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • research: polishing/orienting hydrothermal monazite crystals for use in study of mineralization in llallagua tin-porphyry deposit
    • Miami University Geological Society (Treasurer)
    • Resident Assistant

Sophie Fitzhugh

photo of Sophie FitzhughHometown: Boston, MA
Class: Junior
Major: Psychology (with a minor in Education, Teaching, and Learning)
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • research: eating disorders and suicide (REDS Lab)
    • GIVE Trip to Thailand and Laos
    • Miami University Rowing Club (Secretary)

Lonnie Flett

photo of Lonnie FlettHometown: Spokane, WA
Class: Senior
Major: Geology
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • research: analysis of heavy metal pollution in Hamilton, OH (lead author of article in Environmental Earth Sciences)
    • presented research at Geologic Society of America Annual Conference
    • Middletown Geology Club (Secretary)

Annie Fogel

photo of Annie FogelHometown: Northbrook, IL
Class: Senior
Majors: Social Justice Studies; Accountancy
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • University Honors Program
    • studied Spanish and geology abroad in Argentina (January 2014)

Kelsey Forren

photo of Kelsey ForrenHometown: Liberty Township, OH
Class: Junior
Major: Political Science
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • studied abroad in Luxembourg (Spring 2016)
    • Undergraduate Associate
    • travel, art, foreign policy

Taylor Fortner

photo of Taylor FortnerHometown: Vermilion, OH
Class: Senior
Majors: Strategic Communication; English/Professional Writing (with Comparative Media Studies co-major)
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • interned with University Communications and Marketing
    • Event Production Team at Armstrong Student Center (Crew Leader)
    • golf, writing, reading

Kirsten Fowler

photo of Kirsten FowlerHometown: Dublin, OH
Class: Senior
Major: Diplomacy & Global Politics (with minors in Economics; History)
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • will study abroad in Luxembourg (Fall 2015)
    • Associated Student Government (Executive Cabinet)
    • Model United Nations team

Nina Franco

photo of Nina FrancoHometown: Lockport, NY
Class: Sophomore
Majors: Journalism; Political Science (with a minor in History)
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • will study away with Inside Washington Program (Spring 2018)
    • University Academic Scholars Program-Writing Scholar
    • Amicus Curiae Pre-Law Society

Paul Fredrick

photo of Paul FredrickHometown: Arlington Heights, IL
Class: Senior
Major: Political Science; History (with a minor in Management & Leadership)
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • Honors Student Advisory Board (Executive Manager)
    • National Residence Hall Honorary (Coordinator of Service)
    • Academic Tutor at Talawanda High School

Jimmy Free

photo of Jimmy FreeHometown: South Salem, OH
Class: Senior
Major: Geology
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • research: wastewater injection related seismicity in Ohio
    • studied abroad in Argentina (January 2015)
    • Miami University Geological Society (President)

Adelaide Fries

photo of Adelaide FriesHometown: Indian Hill, OH
Class: Senior
Major: Public Administration (with a minor in General Business)
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • studied abroad in Florence, Italy (Summer 2015)
    • National Society for Collegiate Scholars
    • Panhellenic Rho Gamma leader

Sarah Gaddy

photo of Sarah GaddyHometown: Fisherville, KY
Class: Freshman
Major: Diplomacy and Global Politics (with a minor in Crime, Law, and Social Justice)
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • interested in studying abroad in Luxembourg
    • University Academic Scholars Program-Humanities Scholar
    • writing

Robert Garrett

photo of Robert GarrettHometown: Reminderville, OH
Class: Sophomore
Major: Mathematic and Statistics (with Analytics co-major and minors in Computer Science; Operations Research Methods)
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • research: crash safety data analysis
    • on winning team of Miami's first annual DataFest
    • hiking, biking, reading, programming

Jordan Gilligan

photo of Jordan GilliganHometown: Columbus, OH
Class: Sophomore
Major: Psychology (with Journalism co-major and a minor in Family Studies)
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • will study abroad in Luxembourg (Spring 2018)
    • Alpha Phi Omega service fraternity (Philanthropy Chair)
    • The Miami Quarterly (writer)

Emily Gillispie

photo of Emily GillispieHometown: Grandville, OH
Class: Senior
Major: Environmental Earth Science (with Sustainability co-major)
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • research: groundwater levels in Oxford area
    • studying abroad in Zanzibar and Tanzania (Spring 2016)
    • Miami Equestrian Team; Miami University Geology Society

Abigail Goldman

photo of Abigail GoldmanHometown: Centerville, OH
Class: Senior
Majors: French; International Studies (concentration in Conflict, Peace, and Diplomacy)
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • plans to study abroad in Dijon, France
    • politics of Europe and the Middle East
    • music and Chinese food

Katharine Gordon

photo of Katharine GordonHometown: Dayton, OH
Class: Senior
Majors: Art and Architecture History; French
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • studied abroad in India (January 2015)
    • University Academic Scholars Program-Humanities Scholar (Divisional Representative)
    • Art and Architecture History Association (Treasurer)

Cyrus Green

photo of Cyrus GreenHometown: Oxford, OH
Class: Sophomore
Major: International Studies
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • will study abroad in Barcelona, Spain (Spring 2017)
    • Redhawk Excellence Scholarship
    • Dean's List

Colin Greig

photo of Colin GreigHometown: Willoughby, OH
Class: Masters
Major: Political Science
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • Miami College Republicans (Secretary)
    • received David S. McClellen Award (2015)
    • avid golfer and Cleveland sports fan

Marla Guggenheimer

photo of Marla GuggenheimerHometown: Dayton, OH
Class: Senior
Major: Individualized Studies (with Sustainability co-major and a minor in Spanish)
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • research: community partnerships with the Oxford Community Choice Pantry and the Institute for Food at Miami University
    • studied abroad in Luxembourg (2016)
    • Altman Undergraduate Fellow (2015-2016)