Ambassadors A-B

Quinn Anderson

photo of Quinn AndersonHometown: Phoenix, AZ
Class: Junior
Majors: Psychology; Speech Pathology and Audiology
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • planning to study abroad in the coming year
    • Kappa Alpha Theta (Philanthropy and Sisterhood Committees)
    • traveling and working with children (babysitting)

Maggie Angevine

photo of Maggie AngevineHometown: Charlottesville, VA
Class: Sophomore
Majors: Journalism; Political Science (with a minor in Art History)
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

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

Rosarin Arias Garza

photo of Rosario Arias GarzaHometown: Torreon, Mexico
Class: Senior
Major: Biology (with a minor in Anthropology) (pre-dental)
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • tennis
    • Wildlife Society
    • Operation Smile Planning Committee

Brianne Armstrong

photo of Brianne ArmstrongHometown: Dayton, OH
Class: Senior
Majors: English:Professional Writing; Media and Culture
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • will study abroad in Italy (Summer 2019)
    • Phi Theta Kappa scholar
    • public speaking and writing

Kendall Armstrong

photo of Kendall ArmstrongHometown: Toledo, OH
Class: Junior
Majors: Psychology; Women's, Gender, Sexuality Studies (with a minor in 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

Elise Ashford

photo of Elise AshfordHometown: Winnetka, IL
Class: Junior
Major: Psychology (with minors in Special Education; Spanish)
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • research: inspecting previously constructed interventions (ACE lab)


Lilia Bandola

photo of Lilia BandolaHometown: Downers Grove, IL
Class: Senior
Major: Religion; Political Science
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • University Academic Scholars Program-Humanities Scholar
    • National Society of Leadership and Success
    • traveling and reading

Anna Barbour-Leslie

photo of Anna Barbour-LeslieHometown: London, England; Edinburgh, Scotland; Washington, D.C.
Class: Senior
Majors: International Studies; Social Justice Studies (with minors in English Literature and French)
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • worked with Ohio Innocence Project
    • helped organize/run Conflicts of Interests panel discussion
    • painting, history, hockey, and broomball

C. Dominic Barilla

photo of C. Dominic BarillaHometown: Avon Lake, OH
Class: Junior
Major: Political Science (with a minor in Philosophy and Law)
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • law
    • working out
    • watching sports

Ryan Bell

photo of Ryan BellHometown: Plainfield, IL
Class: Freshman
Major: University Studies
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • competed and won Nationals with the club Water Ski Team


Kayleigh Bernow

photo of Kayleigh BernowHometown: Springfield, OH
Class: Senior
Major: Political Science (with a minor in Leadership and Management)
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • intern at Congressman Brad Wenstrup's district office
    • Miami University Equestrian Team

Karna Bhatt

photo of Karna BhattHometown: Vadodara, India
Class: Junior
Major: International Studies
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • keeping up with current events
    • music and art
    • traveling and philosophy

Gretchen Blackwell

photo of Gretchen BlackwellHometown: Huron, OH
Class: Sophomore
Major: Political Science
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • research: bioinformatics
    • studying abroad in Rome (Spring 2020)
    • Oxfam club (VP of Fundraising)

Andrew Bollinger

photo of Andrew BollingerHometown: Grove City, OH
Class: Senior
Major: Geology
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • Miami University Steel Band
    • reading mystery books
    • Spectrum

Michael Bontempo

photo of Michael BontempoHometown: Cleveland, OH
Class: Senior
Majors: Classical Humanities; Italian Studies
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • intensive Italian in Urbino, Italy
    • President's List, Dean's List

Allison Borkowski

photo of Allison BorkowskiHometown: Ottawa, IL
Class: Sophomore
Major: Geography
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • studying abroad in Luxembourg (Fall 2019)
    • Miami's Global Scholars Program
    • love to travel and learn languages

Collin Brown

photo of Collin BrownHometown: Carmel, IN
Class: Sophomore
Major: Political Science (with Film Studies co-major)
Out-of-Classroom Experiences/Interests:

    • Fencing Club