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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

Major: Biological Engineering
Year: 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

Major: Mechanical Engineering Global Engineering Minor and Minor in Psychology
Year: 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

Major: Mechanical Engineering
Year: 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

Major: Industrial Engineering
Year: 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

Major: Computer Engineering
Year: 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

Major: Civil Engineering
Year: 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

Major: Biomedical Engineering
Year: 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

Major: Industrial Engineering
Year: 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

Major: Nuclear Engineering
Year: 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