Meet the 2018-2019 USG Student Ambassadors

Eleni

Eleni Stamoulis

Senior Ambassador

University: University of Baltimore
Program: Integrated Design
Transferred From: Montgomery College 
Class: Graduate student (Eleni graduated in December 2014 from UMCP's B.A. in Communication program at USG!)
Fun Fact: Eleni's dog Rita is a certified therapy dog!

Favorite thing about USG: The fact that you get the same degree for less money. And the people!

Tashi Islam

Tashi Islam

University: University of Maryland, College Park
Program: Public Health Science
Transferred From: Montgomery College 
Class: Senior 
Fun Fact: Tashi loves art!

Favorite thing about USG: The small class sizes, diversity, scholarships... everything! :)

Viviana

Viviana Coy

University: University of Maryland, College Park
Program: Robert H. Smith School of Business - Management
Transferred From: Montgomery College 
Class: Junior
Fun Fact: Viviana is a black belt in Taekwondo.

Favorite thing about USG: The location and the people (students AND staff!).

Zoey

Zoey Senzel

University: University of Maryland, College Park
Program: Communication
Transferred From: Montgomery College
Class: Junior
Fun Fact: Zoey can sing the alphabet backwards!

Favorite thing about USG: The programs are so small that everyone gets a chance to know each other.

Fatima Conteh

Fatima Conteh

University: UMBC
Program: Social Work
Transferred From: Montgomery College 
Class: Senior
Fun Fact: Fatima is a self-declared foodie.

Favorite thing about USG: The easy access to resources.

Helen

Helen Rivera

University: University of Maryland University College
Program: Human Resources Management
Transferred From: Montgomery College
Class: Senior
Fun Fact: Helen plays on a competitive volleyball team, and she also speaks three languages!

Favorite thing about USG: The convenience.

Jennifer Lopes

Jennifer Lopes

University: University of Maryland, College Park
Program: Robert H. Smith School of Business - Accounting
Transferred From: Montgomery College 
Class: Senior
Fun Fact: Jennifer is the 4th child out of 6!

Favorite thing about USG: The many resources, such as financial aid and the Career Center, available on campus.

Milly

Milly Sasu

University: University of Maryland, College Park 

Program: Criminology & Criminal Justice
Transferred From: Montgomery College 
Class: Junior
Fun Fact: Milly loves working out, and her favorite rapper is Drake.

Favorite thing about USG: The small class sizes and friendly environment.

Victoria

Victoria Delacotte

University: University of Maryland, College Park 

Program: Communication
Transferred From: Montgomery College 
Class: Junior
Fun Fact: Victoria loves cooking and baking - and claims to make the best crepes!

Favorite thing about USG: How close it is to home, as well as the great community.

Emily

Emily Samuels

University: University of Maryland, College Park

Program: Biological Sciences
Transferred From: Montgomery College 
Class: Senior
Fun Fact: Emily worked at Johns Hopkins University this past summer!

Favorite thing about USG: The breakout group study rooms.

Mo

Mo Ghauri

University: University of Maryland, College Park

Program: Biological Sciences
Transferred From: Montgomery College 
Class: Senior
Fun Fact: Mo used to ride skateboards competitively!

Favorite thing about USG: Meeting everyone from different programs.

Carmen

Carmen Kaarid

Senior Ambassador

University: UMB

Program: Masters of Social Work
Transferred From: Frederick Community College
Class: Graduate student
Fun Fact: Carmen used to be a competitive Irish dancer! She also recently graduated with her undergraduate degree in Social Work from UMBC at USG, where she served as the Student Council President!

Favorite thing about USG: All the opportunities available for students on campus!

Linh

Linh Tram Phan

University: Salisbury University

Program: Exercise Science
Transferred From: Montgomery College 
Class: Junior
Fun Fact: Linh is a first degree black belt in Taekwondo!

Favorite thing about USG: All of the services offered, especially the gym, peer-led study sessions, and free business cards!

Julie

Julie Resendiz

University: UMBC

Program: Social Work
Transferred From: Montgomery College 
Class: Junior
Fun Fact: Julie has a small baking business on the side of her job and school!

Favorite thing about USG: All the campus activities and events!

Aixa

Aixa Hernandez

University: University of Maryland, College Park 
Program: Robert H. Smith School of Business - Marketing
Transferred From: Montgomery College 
Class: Junior
Fun Fact: Aixa considers herself good at telling bad jokes! :)

Favorite thing about USG: The constant support from professors, staff, and fellow students.

Rebecca

Rebecca Yobouet

Senior Ambassador

University: University of Baltimore 
Program: Health Systems Management
Transferred From: Montgomery College 
Class: Graduate Student
Fun Fact: Rebecca loves to bake!

Favorite thing about USG: The small classes.

Jonathan

Jonathan Vargas

University: University of Maryland, College Park
Program: Biological Sciences
Transferred From: Montgomery College 
Class: Junior
Fun Fact: Jonathan is the first in his family to attend a university in the US!

Favorite thing about USG: The small classes.

Bob

Bob Okoroajuzie

University: University of Maryland, College Park
Program: Robert H. Smith School of Business - Accounting
Transferred From: Montgomery College 
Class: Junior
Fun Fact: Bob wants you to know that he is funny.

Favorite thing about USG: The small class sizes and ability to link up with friends easily.

Alexis

Alexis Afamefune

University: Salisbury University
Program: Exercise Science
Transferred From: Montgomery College 
Class: Junior
Fun Fact: Alexis runs at least 2 half-marathons a year and is working on being able to run a full marathon soon!

Favorite thing about USG: The welcoming environment - from everyone's upbeat personalities to the small classes to the availability of scholarships!

Mikal

Mikal Abraha

University: University of Maryland, College Park
Program: Biological Sciences
Transferred From: Montgomery College 
Class: Junior
Fun Fact: Mikal is trilingual and lived in Nairobi, Kenya for 15 years!

Favorite thing about USG: The small classes with personalized professors, as well as the many student events on campus.

Dayanne

Dayanne Pareja

University: University of Maryland, College Park
Program: Robert H. Smith School of Business - Accounting
Transferred From: Montgomery College 
Class: Junior
Fun Fact: Dayanne has lived in three countries!

Favorite thing about USG: The community.

Savana

Savana Agyemang

University: University of Maryland, College Park
Program: Biological Sciences
Transferred From: Montgomery College 
Class: Senior
Fun Fact: Savana is originally from Ghana.

Favorite thing about USG: The small class sizes, additional scholarships, and the many opportunities to get involved!

Priscille

Priscille Diwa

University: University of Maryland, College Park
Program: Communication
Transferred From: Montgomery College 
Class: Junior
Fun Fact: Priscille has lived in three countries!

Favorite thing about USG: The diversity!

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Jennifer Fletcher

University: University of Maryland, College Park 
Program: Communication
Transferred From: Montgomery College 
Class: Senior
Fun Fact: Jennifer studied Spanish for 9 years and is mostly fluent; she plans to travel across Latin America in the future!

Favorite thing about USG: The diversity and involvement promoted on campus!

Eji

Eji Ihionkhan

University: University of Maryland, Baltimore
Program: Nursing
Transferred From: Kean University (New Jersey)
Class: Senior (Eji is earning her second Bachelor's degree!)
Fun Fact: Eji takes dancing classes in her spare time.

Favorite thing about USG: The small community.

Tommie

Tommie Hagan

University: University of Maryland, College Park 
Program: Robert H. Smith School of Business - Accounting
Transferred From: Montgomery College 
Class: Junior
Fun Fact: Tommie likes to run in his free time.

Favorite thing about USG: The small class sizes.

Ebonie

Ebonie Gadson

University: University of Maryland, College Park 
Program: Information Science
Transferred From: Montgomery College 
Class: Junior
Fun Fact: Ebonie loves reading mystery novels and watching horror movies.

Favorite thing about USG: The small class sizes which enable her to know her professors.

Darlene

Darlene Banson

University: University of Maryland, College Park
Program: Public Health Science
Transferred From: Montgomery College 
Class: Junior
Fun Fact: Darlene loves to dance and sing, as well as study in groups.

Favorite thing about USG: The small community that leads to great relationships with professors and great scholarship opportunities.