Ambassadors N-R

Connor Oriot

photo of Connor OriotHometown: Deerfield, IL
Class: Senior
Major: Psychology (with Film Studies co-major)
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • research: Film Studies Seminar Project
    • attended Telluride Film Festival
    • Psychology Student Discussion Leader

Jayne Orleans

photo of Jayne OrleansHometown: Alexandria, VA
Class: Junior
Majors: International Studies; Latin American Studies; Spanish (with a minor in Political Science)
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • studied abroad in Cuba (Winter 2016), Spain (Summer 2016), and Arab Gulf states (Winter 2017)
    • University Academic Scholars Program-Global Studies Scholar
    • Armstrong Student Center Board (Committee Chair of External Relations)

Malory Owen

photo of Malory OwenHometown: Dover, IN
Class: Junior
Major: Zoology (with Environmental Science co-major)
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • research: vegetation at female prairie voles' nests and their lifetime reproductive success
    • undergraduate teaching assistant BIO 209 - Fundamentals of Ecology
    • Undergraduate Summer Scholar award

Mary Owen

photo of Mary OwenHometown: Strongsville, OH
Class: Senior
Majors: Microbiology (AB); Medical Laboratory Science (BS) (with minors in Bioinformatics; Molecular Biology)
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • research: DNA damage response in Adenoviral infection (Dr. Bridge's lab)
    • Hughes Internship as part of Summer Scholars program (Summer 2017)
    • reading, being outdoors, spending time with friends and family

Julia Pangalangan

photo of Julia PangalanganHometown: Centerville, OH
Class: Junior
Major: Psychology (with a minor in Nutrition)
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • studied abroad in Granada, Nicaragua, as part of a medical-Spanish immersion (Winter)
    • Pre-Physicians Assistant Club (New Member Director)
    • MiamiMED (member)

Elizabeth Pfohl

photo of Elizabeth PfohlHometown: Franklin, PA
Class: Junior
Majors: Theatre; Strategic Communication (with a minor in Music Theatre)
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • studied abroad in London (Winter 2016)
    • Creative Arts Scholars Program (Divisional Representative)
    • STC 262 - Qualitative Research Methods (Teaching Assistant)

Wynne Pickus

photo of Wynne PickusHometown: Lake Forest, IL
Class: Sophomore
Major: International Studies
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • studied abroad in Switzerland
    • taught children in Moshi, Tanzania
    • traveling, playing tennis, and charity work

Adam Post

photo of Adam PostHometown: Copley, OH
Class: Freshman
Major: Statistics (with Analytics co-major and minors in Computer Science; Mathematics)
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • DataFest 2017
    • tutor at Rinella Learning Center
    • undergraduate associate (with Michael Hughes)

Nicole Puglisi

photo of Nicole PuglisiHometown: California
Class: Junior
Majors: History; Psychology
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • research: effects of anthropomorphism applied to animals (McConnell Psychology Lab)
    • studied abroad in Berlin, Germany (Summer 2017)
    • Miami University History Association (Social Secretary)

Bridget Redmond

photo of Bridget RedmondHometown: Ridgefield, CT
Class: Junior
Major: Microbiology (with a minor in Gerontology)
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • research: identifying potential anti-fungal agents to protect burn victims from infection (Dr. Lee's lab)
    • University Honors Program (Ambassador)
    • Alpha Omicron Pi-Omega (Chapter Social Chair; Recruitment Group Leader)

Sarah Robison

photo of Sarah RobisonHometown: Cincinnati, OH
Class: Sophomore
Major: Psychology (with minors in Management and Leadership; Family Relationships)
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • research: behavior, emotions, and relationships
    • Instructional Materials Center (librarian)
    • Younglife Leader at a nearby high school

Courtney Rode

photo of Courtney RodeHometown: Bryan, OH
Class: Junior
Major: Psychology (with a minor in Special Education)
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • research: physical activity's contribution to overall student well-being (with Dr. Amity Noltemeyer)
    • Zeta Tau Alpha (Director of Academics and Scholarships)
    • Psi Chi International Honor Society in Psychology

Katie Rogers

photo of Katie RogersHometown: Muncie, IN
Class: Freshman
Major: German
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • foreign languages
    • history, writing
    • tennis

Danielle Rymers

photo of Danielle RymersHometown: Westerville, OH
Class: Senior
Majors: English/Literature; East Asian Languages and Cultures (with a minor in Asian/Asian American Studies)
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • winner of International Friendship Competition (International Student Organization)
    • Japanese Culture and Language Club (Event Chair)
    • orchestra (French horn), writing, reading