Ambassadors U-Z

Avery Walke

photo of Avery WalkeHometown: Jackson, OH
Class: Senior
Major: Political Science (with minors in Sociology of Law; Spanish)
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • research: efficacy of a specific treatment for chemoresistant pancreatic cancer
    • studied abroad in Spain (2017)
    • 2016 Presidential Gold Award for Community Service

Ethan Wallach

photo of Ethan WallachHometown: Potomac, MD
Class: Sophomore
Major: University Studies
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • politics and political science
    • automobiles and automotive industry
    • battery technology

Abigail Wilgor

photo of Abigail WilgorHometown: Wellington, OH
Class: Senior
Major: Microbiology (pre-medical)
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • research: gene mutations in Acinetobacter baumannii (with Dr. Luis Actis)
    • Phi Sigma Sigma sorority (founding member)
    • Department of Microbiology Award

Chante Williams

photo of Chante WilliamsHometown: Edwardsburg, MI
Class: Senior
Major: Psychology (pre-occupational therapy)
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • Research and Assessment Committee (Office of Resident Life)
    • MacCracken Hall (President)

Lydia Yellow Hawk

photo of Lydia Yellow HawkHometown: Rosebud, SD
Class: Senior
Major: Anthropology (with a minor in Political Science)
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • research: intergovernmental relationships between federally recognized tribes and local, state, and federal governments
    • Native American Student Association of MUH (Founder and President)
    • applied and cultural anthropology; Indigenous studies, peoples, and activism

Mary Yu

photo of Mengyu YuHometown: China
Class: Senior
Major: Mathematics & Statistics (with Analytics co-major and minors in Computer Science; 2D Media Studies)
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • International Peer Orientation Leader
    • Public Relations Committee (Chair)
    • painting, reading, and playing tennis

Megan Zahursky

photo of Megan ZahurskyHometown: Painesville, OH
Class: Junior
Majors: Mathematics; Integrated Mathematics Education
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • Kappa Kappa Psi national co-ed music fraternity (President)
    • Miami University Council of Teachers of Mathematics (Publicity Secretary)
    • marching band