Ambassadors A-B

Andrew Abata

photo of Andrew Abata Hometown: Liberty Township, OH
Class: Junior
Majors: Biochemistry; Spanish (with Premedical Studies co-major)
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • research: protein protein transport process in plant chloroplasts (Dr. Dabney-Smith's Lab)
    • Withrow Hall Community Leadership Team (President)
    • Diversity Affairs Council (UNIDOS Ambassador)

Zachary Abrahms

abrahms.jpg Hometown: Kansas City
Class: Freshman
Major: Biology
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • Piano
    • Cooking
    • Soccer

Chloie Abrams

photo of Chloie Abrams Hometown: Hamilton, OH
Class: Sophomore
Major: Psychology
Minor: Criminology
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • Future Farmers of America degree
    • WyldLife mentor teaching children the Gospel
    • jewelry making, true crime documentaries

Maggie Angevine

photo of Maggie Angevine Hometown: Charlottesville, VA
Class: Junior
Majors: Journalism; Political Science
Minor in Art History
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • Writing Scholar
    • Redhawk Excellency scholarship
    • political activism and community service

Devin Ankeney

a photo of Devin Hometown: Scarsdale, NY
Class: Sophomore
Major: Strategic Communication
Minor: Journalism
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • Dean's List Fall 2020
    • President's List Spring 2021
    • Columnist for The Miami Student

Kendall Armstrong

photo of Kendall Armstrong Hometown: Toledo, OH
Class: Senior
Majors: Psychology; Women's, Gender, Sexuality Studies
Minor: Disability Studies
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • research: cognitive bias modification to reduce social anxiety among first-year students
    • yoga and bike riding
    • reading and crochet

Kyle Auchstetter

a photo of Kyle Hometown: New Lenox, IL
Class: Junior
Major: Speech Pathology and Audiology
Minor: Linguistics
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • President's List (every semester)
    • Miami Striders Running Club
    • Basketball

Michael Barr

photo of Michael Barr Hometown: Montgomery, AL
Class: Sophomore
Majors: Diplomacy and Global Politics
Minors: Quantitative Economics
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • research: economics (with Dr. Moul)
    • studied abroad in Luxembourg (Spring 2020)
    • rock climbing, tennis, and stand-up comedy

Emma Barron

photo of Emma Barron Hometown: Fairfield, CT
Class: Junior
Major: Political Science (with Global and Intercultural Studies co-major)
Minor: History
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • Zeta Tau Alpha (VPII: New Member Educator)
    • Miami University Tour Guide
    • MU Big Brothers Big Sisters (Mentor)

Cambria Beane

a photo of Cambria Hometown: Zanesville, OH
Class: Sophomore
Major: Psychology
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • Honors College
    • University Academic Scholar
    • Dean's list and President's list.

Graham Bearman

bearman.jpeg Hometown: La Grange, IL
Class: Sophomore
Major: Journalism & Sports Leadership and Management
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • Miami Student Writer
    • President's List - Spring 2021
    • Dean's List- Fall 2020

Henry Beckett

a photo of Beckett Hometown: Dothan, Alabama
Class: Junior
Major: Psychology
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • Miami University Football Player
    • Phi Delta Epsilon Medical Fraternity
    • Yoga

Mallory Berthel

photo of Mallory Berthel Hometown: Dublin, OH
Class: Junior
Majors: Strategic Communication; Public Health
Minor: Medical Humanities
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • hoping to do research related to public health
    • hoping to study abroad
    • Parliamentarian for Phi Mu sorority (2020)

James Besett

a photo of Besett Hometown: Twinsburg Ohio
Class: Junior
Major: Mathematics
Minor: Statistics Actuarial Science
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • Deans List
    • Football Student-Athlete
    • Golf

Sophia Bick

a photo of Bick Hometown: Cincinnati, Ohio
Class: Freshman
Major: Biology
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • Honors College Member
    • Bridges Scholars Participant
    • Avid Reader

Romina Biswas

photo of Romina Biswas Hometown: New Albany, OH
Class: Junior
Major: Medical Laboratory Science (with Premedical Studies co-major)
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • MEDLIFE Miami
    • Opening Minds through Art
    • hanging out with friends and traveling

Skyler Black

photo of Skyler Black Hometown: Farmington, MI
Class: Sophomore
Major: Journalism (with Interactive Media Studies co-major)
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • Delta Zeta member
    • Miami Ski Club
    • Redhawk Scholarship

Gretchen Blackwell

photo of Gretchen Blackwell Hometown: Huron, OH
Class: Senior
Major: History; Italian Studies
Minor: Political Science
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • studied abroad in Rome, Italy
    • Ox-Wee (Co-president)
    • intern with the National Endowment for the Humanities

Zoe Blank

photo of Zoe Blank Hometown: Mansfield, OH
Class: Freshman
Majors: Strategic Communication; Data Analytics
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • planning to do research involved with women in STEM fields
    • astronomy club, EcoReps
    • playing flute in pep band

Hanah Bloom

a photo of Bloom Hometown: Montgomery, Alabama
Class: Sophomore
Major: Political Science
Minor: Japanese
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • Member of VP for Institutional Diversity and Inclusion's Student Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Council
    • Diversity Affairs Council (Hillel Ambassador)
    • DEI Intern for Hillel

Andrew Branson

photo of Andrew Branson Hometown: Tiffin, OH
Class: Sophomore
Major: Biology (with Premedical Studies co-major)
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • Evans Scholar
    • interned at Mercy Health of Tiffin
    • spending time with my friends and family

Tyler Brazelton

a photo of Brazelton Hometown: Cleveland, Ohio
Class: Freshman
Major: Medical Laboratory Science
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • Bridges Scholar
    • Reading
    • Cooking

Kaitlyn Briedis

a photo of Briedis Hometown: Cincinnati, OH
Class: Sophomore
Major: Political Science
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • Coordinator of Recognition - National Residence Hall Honorary
    • Director of Member Engagement - Leading Women of Tomorrow
    • Redhawk Excellence Scholarship

Kei Brown

a photo of Brown Hometown: Oxford, OH
Class: Sophomore
Major: Biochemistry
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • Hughes Laboratory
    • Naomi Miller Cox Memorial Prize Winner
    • William & Anne Pratt French Award for excellence in the French Department at Miami University Winner

Caragan Burick

a photo of Burick Hometown: Massillon, OH
Class: Sophomore
Major: Political Science
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • Kappa Kappa Gamma Member.
    • Redhawk Excellence Scholarship.