Student Ambassadors

Becoming a GEP Ambassador is competitive and will require a resume, an application, and an interview by GEP Staff. As our Ambassadors graduate or move on to other activities, we will make a call for new applications.

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Andrea Pegg

Biological Engineering

Senior

International Places of Interest: Everywhere!

Hobbies: Dancing, Reading Books, Rowing and Learning!

Purdue International Experience: Pre-Freshman STEP program to China and Japan Summer 2017, Engineers Without Borders Assessment Trip to Bolivia Summers 2018 & 2019, Engineers Without Borders Member

Angela Zhang

Mechanical Engineering Global Engineering Minor and Minor in Psychology

Senior

International Places of Interest: Everywhere!

Hobbies: Travelling, hiking, photography, music and fashion.

Purdue International Experience: Greece SA: Ancient Greece Kenya SA: Engineering Teaching and Research with High School Learners Ecuador SA: Needs-Finding and Medical Device Design in Resource-Limited Settings Bolivia SA: EPICS-EWB Spain semester abroad 2020 Global Engineering Learning Community GEARE Engineers Without Borders cultural team design lead

Anna Poznyak

Mechanical Engineering

Senior

International Places of Interest: The Netherlands, Spain, Portugal, Italy, France, Japan, South Korea

Hobbies: Traveling, photography, drawing and painting, exercising, reading, cooking

Purdue International Experience: internship with HP (Barcelona, Spain), Spring 2019 study abroad at Universitat Polit??cnica de Val??ncia (Valencia, Spain), Experience French Engineering Maymester 2017 (Laval, Paris, France)

Emily Dolny

Industrial Engineering

Senior

International Places of Interest: Spain, New Zealand, Croatia, Japan, and Singapore

Hobbies: Rowing, music, and reading

Purdue International Experience: Global Engineering Learning Community, China and Japan Study Abroad trips, semester abroad in Madrid, Spain.

Kavit Patel

Computer Engineering

Senior

International Places of Interest: Germany, Kenya, Italy, Ecuador, Brazil, New Zealand, and South Korea.

Hobbies: Travelling, Hiking, Kayaking, Going to the gym, Community Service.

Purdue International Experience: ECE 30010- Machine Learning Study Abroad- Dublin, Ireland.

Keme Etta

Civil Engineering

Sophomore

International Places of Interest: Everywhere

Hobbies: Running, Working out, Listening to music, and watching documentaries

Purdue International Experience: Member of Global Engineering Learning Community; Intend on doing a Civil Engineering Maymester in Singapore for Automation and Connectivity for Sustainable Development of Resilient Infrastructure

Linete Taina Alvarez

Biomedical Engineering

Junior

International Places of Interest: LEAP-SJTU (Long Term Engineering Abroad Program- Shanghai Jiao Tong University), LEAP Technical University of Denmark and traveling to third world countries.

Hobbies: Night runs/bikes, listening to alternative and latin music, bowling, dancing, salsa and bachata.

Purdue International Experience: Part of the Global Engineering Community and Intending to study abroad in Denmark with the GEARE program.

Seline Woo

Industrial Engineering

Sophomore

International Places of Interest: Everywhere

Hobbies: reading, going to Zumba classes, listening to music, and biking

Purdue International Experience: Global Engineering Learning Community, GEARE program member

Shelby Hedges

Nuclear Engineering

Junior

International Places of Interest: Spain, Brazil, Mexico, Ecuador, Sub-Saharan Africa

Hobbies: Traveling, Photography, Cooking, Hiking, and Listening to Music

Purdue International Experience: Global Engineering Learning Community, presented at 2019 I2D Exposition, Research concerning Learning Center in Kenya