Meet the Spring 2020 USG Student Ambassadors

NEW: Connect with an Ambassador via email! 

Ambassador

About

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 community!

Hear Eleni talk about how USG helped her transition from undergrad to grad school!

Zoey

Zoey Senzel

Senior Ambassador- In-Training

University: University of Maryland, College Park
Program: Communication
Transferred From: Montgomery College

High School: Jewish Day School

Class: Senior
Fun Fact: Zoey once met Barack Obama in Rockville!

Favorite thing about USG: Getting the same degree but enjoying the benefits of small class sizes.

Learn from Zoey how students benefit from resources at both USG and their home university!

Ebonie

Ebonie Gadson

Tour Trainer

ROL Chair

University: University of Maryland, College Park 
Program: Information Science
Transferred From: Montgomery College 

High School: Einstein High School

Class: Senior
Fun Fact: Ebonie was born and partially-raised in Brooklyn, NY!

Favorite thing about USG: How easy it is to get involved, as well as the personalized attention and support!

Learn from Ebonie how easy it is to start your own club at USG!

Milly

Milly Sasu

Tour Trainer

ROL Chair

University: University of Maryland, College Park 

Program: Criminology & Criminal Justice
Transferred From: Montgomery College

High School: Clarksburg High School 
Class: Senior
Fun Fact: Milly loves working out (weightlifting!), and she is obsessed with Drake.

Favorite thing about USG: The small class sizes and the friendly environment on campus. Everyone from the students to faculty/ staff are so welcoming and really make USG feel like a second home.

Hear how MC-USG Transfer Access Programs benefited Milly!

Aixa

Aixa Hernandez

Tour Trainer

University: University of Maryland, College Park 
Program: Robert H. Smith School of Business - Marketing
Transferred From: Montgomery College 

High School: Gaithersburg High School

Class: Senior
Fun Fact: Aixa is a big fan of Spanish-speaking freestyle rap battles!

Favorite thing about USG: Its people! They are all welcoming and friendly.

Learn more from Aixa about the benefits of being an ACES student at USG!

Mikal

Mikal Abraha

Tour Trainer

University: University of Maryland, College Park
Program: Biological Sciences
Transferred From: Montgomery College

High School: Einstein High School 
Class: Senior
Fun Fact: Mikal can speak three languages: English, Swahili, and Tigrinya

Favorite thing about USG: The small class sizes.

Hear about USG student life from Student Council President Mikal!

Priscille

Priscille Diwa

Ambassador Engagement Chair

University: University of Maryland, College Park
Program: Communication
Transferred From: Montgomery College 

High School: Gaithersburg High School

Class: Senior
Fun Fact: Priscille cooks meals from different countries each week!

Favorite thing about USG: The diverse student body and leadership opportunities.

As President of the International Club, hear Priscille share her experiences celebrating diversity at USG!

Julia

Julia Francis

Ambassador Engagement Chair

University: University of Maryland, College Park 
Program: Public Health Science
Transferred From: Montgomery College 

High School: Seneca Valley High School

Class: Junior
Fun Fact: Julia loves to paint, especially paint pouring.

Favorite thing about USG: The free workshops.

As a student worker at USG, Julia shares the benefits of being able to work and study at the same location!

JayLynn

JayLynn Mayo

Ambassador Engagement Chair

University: UMBC
Program: Social Work
Transferred From: Montgomery College
High School: Quince Orchard High School

Class: Junior
Fun Fact: JayLynn can sing the alphabet backwards.

Favorite thing about USG: The library and close-knit community.

Learn more about the library from JayLynn!

Jordan

Jordan Powe

Ambassador Engagement Chair

University: University of Maryland, College Park
Program: Biological Sciences
Transferred From: Frederick Community College
Class: Junior
Fun Fact: Jordan is a pharmacy technician!

Favorite thing about USG: How easy it is to build relationships with professors and how interactive the campus is overall.

Kenni

Kenni Brown

Social Media Chair

University: University of Maryland, College Park
Program: Communication
Transferred From: Montgomery College

High School: Blake High School
Class: Junior
Fun Fact: Kenni is a dancer!

Favorite thing about USG: Small classes, convenient services, and affordability.

Yuqiong

Yuqiong Liang

Social Media Chair

University: University of Maryland, College Park 
Program: Robert H. Smith School of Business - Accounting
Transferred From: Montgomery College 

High School: Blair High School

Class: Junior
Fun Fact: Yuqiong is the only child and first generation to go to college! She loves to travel to new places and explore their cultures.

Favorite thing about USG: The diversity of the campus and the student life. It feels so welcoming to incoming students!

Francheska

Francheska Pineda

University: UMBC
Program: Psychology
Transferred From: Montgomery College 

High School: Gaithersburg High School

Class: Junior
Fun Fact: Francheska loves traveling and exploring new places.

Favorite thing about USG: The breakout rooms.

Hear how USG's Center for Academic Success has helped Francheska thrive!

Tiffany

Tiffany Flowers

University: Towson University
Program: Elementary Education/Special Education
Transferred From: Frederick Community College

Class: Junior
Fun Fact: Tiffany grew up in Hawaii!

Favorite thing about USG: The small class sizes.

Joe

Joseph Wever

University: UMBC
Program: Political Science
Transferred From: Howard Community College
Class: Junior
Fun Fact: Joe is an avid cyclist.

Favorite thing about USG: The diverse community of students from the many different Maryland universities.

The USG Career & Internship Services Center helped Joe get his internship - hear him explain how!

Elizabeth

Elizabeth Argaw

University: University of Maryland, College Park
Program: Biological Sciences
Transferred From: Montgomery College
High School: Paint Branch High School

Class: Junior
Fun Fact: Elizabeth loves reading and playing tennis for fun.

Favorite thing about USG: The small class sizes and resources available to students.

Josiah

Josiah Segui

University: University of Maryland, College Park
Program: Robert H. Smith School of Business - Accounting
Transferred From: Montgomery College
High School: Homeschooled

Class: Junior
Fun Fact: Josiah plays a lot of instruments. Also most objects are a drum to him. :)

Favorite thing about USG: The friendships!

Josiah loves the small class sizes at USG, as evidenced by his excitement in this video! 

Kevin

Kevin Galdamez

University: University of Maryland, College Park
Program: Robert H. Smith School of Business - Management
Transferred From: Montgomery College
High School: Springbrook High School

Class: Junior
Fun Fact: Kevin loves working out (boxing and soccer especially!)

Favorite thing about USG: The diversity and small campus community.

Jessica

Jessica Bautista

University: University of Maryland, College Park
Program: Criminology & Criminal Justice
Transferred From: Montgomery College
High School: Blair High School

Class: Junior
Fun Fact: Jessica is CPR Certified. Last semester, a girl collapsed while working out in the gym, and Jessica was able to put her training to good use!

Favorite thing about USG: The environment.

Learn more about wellness at USG from Jessica!

Lesley

Ed-love Lesley Aidoo

University: University of Maryland, College Park
Program: Robert H. Smith School of Business - Marketing
Transferred From: Montgomery College

Class: Junior
Fun Fact: Ed-love loves listening to music and watching horror movies!

Favorite thing about USG: Everything! Double access to scholarships, small classes, diversity, convenience...

Julie

Julie Resendiz

University: UMBC
Program: Social Work
Transferred From: Montgomery College

Class: Senior
Fun Fact: Julie has a small baking business!

Favorite thing about USG: Meeting peole from the different universities.