Hello! My name is Sara Aniol and I am originally from Columbia Station, Ohio which is 30 minutes outside of Cleveland. I am a sophomore majoring in Data Science with a minor in coaching. I played softball and soccer in high school and am currently on the BGSU club softball team. In addition to being an Honors Ambassador, I am a waitress at the Black Swamp Pub on campus as well as the secretary of the club softball team. I have a yellow jeep wrangler at home that I love driving more than anything in this world. I love BGSU and my hope is to share my experiences with prospective students so they can have the same great opportunities that I have been offered.
Hello everyone! My name is Lydia Bias, I am a first year here at BGSU, and I am from Castalia, Ohio. I am majoring in Communication Sciences and Disorders and I plan to attend graduate school to become a Speech-Language Pathologist. Along with being an Honors Ambassador, I am a member of the Honors Learning Community, the National Student Speech Language Hearing Association, the BGSU Club Swim Team, CRU, Warm-Up BG, and I am a peer mentor for the College of Health and Human Services. I love spending time with the friends I have made here and I also love to share my experiences to help incoming students decide that BGSU is the right choice for them!
Hi! My name is Shannon Cleary, and I am a junior at BGSU studying Public Relations and Dance. I am originally from Stow, Ohio. In addition to serving as an Honors Ambassador, I am a Campus Tour Guide and part of University Dance Alliance and Public Relations Student Society of America. Dance is my passion and has been part of my life for 18 years now! I would love to work in PR within the arts. I love sharing my experiences with prospective students in the hopes that they will find a place that feels as much like home as Bowling Green does for me. I especially love giving back to the Honors College and helping students realize the wonderful opportunities it has to offer!
My name Is Hannah Cubberley and I am a junior studying Political Science, Spanish, and Communications. Although I proudly say I am from Cleveland, I grew up in Chagrin Falls, Ohio. I am an active member of Delta Zeta sorority and President of Leadership Education and Development. I am extremely passionate about Bowling Green State University and I want to share my enthusiasm with prospective students and show them just how Falcon Awesome BG truly is.
Hey there! My name’s Leigh A. Dunewood (I use she/her/hers pronouns) and I’m a senior dual majoring in Ethnic Studies and Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies. I loved growing up in Columbus, Ohio but I’m really excited to be moving out of the Midwest for my graduate studies next fall! I absolutely adore our Honors College—formally, I’ve been involved as an Honors Ambassador, a Peer Facilitator, and a Peer Mentor. Informally, I’ve done a lot of behind-the-scenes work with the Honors College staff related to equity and inclusion initiatives. I enjoy interacting with prospective Honors students and helping them find their fit in our awesome community of scholars!
Hi! My name is Rebecca Ebert, and I am a junior at BGSU pursuing a degree in Communication Sciences and Disorder. My plans are to attend graduate school to become either a Speech Pathologist or an Audiologist. I am originally from Wooster, Ohio. In addition to serving as an Honors Ambassador, I am a member of the Honors Learning Community, Honors Student Association, an active serving Opening Weekend Group Leader, an active member of the BGSU chapter of National Student Speech Language Hearing Association, as well as the Executive Social Chair of ALD-PES National Honor Society. I play on an intramural soccer team and love finding opportunities across campus to become as involved as I can! I work with prospective students because I love sharing my personal experiences and giving back to the organization that played a part in my decision to attend BGSU.
Hi! My name is Amanda Fairbairn and I use she/her pronouns. I’m originally from Toledo, but I spent a lot of my childhood around campus because my dad works for BGSU. I’m a freshman, and my major is sociology. I also have minors in biology and chemistry because I hope to attend medical school after graduation. I work at the Slater Family Ice Arena, even though I don’t know how to skate. I DJ at Qdoba on Thursday nights and at The Attic on Saturday nights. In my free time on campus, I’m involved in the BGSU mediation team, Honors Scholars, and WBGU-FM. I also volunteer at Wood Lane School about once a week. I enjoy painting, reading, debating, and watching hockey or tv with my friends. I’m an Honors Ambassador because I love sharing the opportunities and growth that the Honors College has provided me with future students.
Hello! My name is Natasha Flesher and I am a senior on the Neuroscience Pre-medicine track. I am from Akron, Ohio. I am currently involved in Midlife, Mortar Board, AMSA, Honors Scholars and have been involved with many more in earlier years. I have finished up a CURS summer research grant and am involved in volunteering with Camp Quality Ohio and the Wood County Hospital. I am planning on attending Medical school and specializing in either Neurology or Neurosurgery.
My name is Cameron Friedman, and I am a current third-year student double majoring in Biology and Psychology on a pre-med track. I am originally from Pickerington, Ohio, which is a suburb right outside Columbus, Ohio. Some things I like to do in my free time is watching reality television and frequenting local coffee shops. Along with being involved as an Honors Ambassador, I am involved with the Alumni Laureate Scholars, Honors Scholars, Student Wellness Network, Dance Marathon, and currently work as a Resident Advisor in Founders Hall. Being an Honors Ambassador has given me the opportunity to give back to BGSU and the Honors College through assisting prospective students in navigating their college decision making process along with providing them information on the opportunities and experiences Honors has given me and can potentially provide them in the future.
Hello! My name is Sarah Hercules, and I am currently a senior at BGSU studying Data Science (Mathematics). I am originally from the Akron/Canton area, but I have certainly found a second home here. I love to be involved and currently twirl for the Falcon Marching Band, serve as treasurer of Actuarial Science Club, and serve as president of the BGSU chapter of Alpha Lambda Delta – Phi Eta Sigma. In addition to being an Honors Ambassador, I am also a Campus Tour Guide and Scholar Recruitment Student Coordinator. I truly love to pay it forward by sharing a bit from my college experiences and advice I have picked up along the way with prospective students and families.
Hi! My name is Alyssa Hulthen, and I am a third year at BGSU studying Communication Sciences and Disorders. I plan to attend graduate school to become a Speech Language Pathologist. I am originally from Medina, Ohio, which is about 30 minutes south of Cleveland. In addition to being an Honor's Ambassador, I am a Honor's fellow for the Honor's Learning Community as well as a member, an active member of the National Student Speech Language Hearing Association, and a member of Alpha Lambda Delta-Phi Eta Sigma. I have been a dancer my entire life and continue my passion here at BGSU through the University Dance Alliance. I work with prospective students because I love sharing the wonderful experiences I have had at BGSU and hope to show others the amazing opportunities and sense of community the Honor's College and BGSU has to offer.
Hello! My name is Tai Knoll and I am a music education major. I am originally from Huron, Ohio near Cedar Point. In addition to serving as an Honors Ambassador, I am also a member of the Alumni Laureate Scholars Program, Ohio Collegiate Music Education Association, various musical ensembles, athletic band, CHAARG, a member-in-training for Sigma Alpha Iota, and various other campus organizations. As you can probably tell, I spend a lot of time in the College of Musical Arts with ﬂute. However, when I am not practicing, I am usually listening to music or hanging out my with friends. Being a part of the Honors College has granted me so many opportunities for experiential learning inside and outside of the classroom. I am so grateful for the opportunity to share my love for the Honors College and BGSU with young, perspective students.
Hi! My name is Linda Li, and I am originally from Stow, Ohio. I am a senior at BGSU studying AYA Integrated Mathematics with a minor in Communication, and I am nervous and excited to see what the future holds for me after graduation. I am currently involved with ACTION, the BGSU Mediation Team, Honors Scholars, New Student Orientation, and I work both on-campus and off-campus as a math tutor. In my free time, I enjoy reading, cooking, and working out. I became an Honors Ambassador because of all the opportunities BGSU and the Honors College provided me, and I hope to share my experiences with perspective students and help them during this exciting transition!
Hi! My name is Rachel Lundeen and I am currently a junior studying Adolescent/Young Adult Integrated Mathematics Education. My hometown is Findlay, Ohio, so I am very familiar with this northwest area of the state. On campus, I am a tutor for the Math in Action tutoring center. I love spending time with my friends, my family, and of course, my dog. When I was an incoming student at BGSU, talking to the Honors Ambassadors was my first step in realizing my potential both within and beyond the classroom. I love being an Honors Ambassador because each interaction with prospective students has the possibility of having a similar powerful impact.
Welcome to BGSU! My name is Beth Lustgarten, and I am a first year student from Dublin, Ohio studying AYA Integrated Sciences Education. As a future science teacher, I am a member of the Science and Math Education in ACTION program and the Bowling Green Science Education Council. In addition to serving as an Honors Ambassador, I love to volunteer. I am involved with Dance Marathon and Relay for Life. Furthermore, I enjoy recruiting prospective students by serving as an ambassador for Admissions Scholar Recruitment. Next year, I will also be an Academic Peer Mentor so I may help students transition to college life and to serve as a point of contact if they have any questions. In my free time, I enjoy working out and baking. I love BGSU, and I know you will too!
Hey there Future Falcons! My name is Katherine Marita and I am second year here at BGSU. I am a Microbiology major with a Chemistry minor, so I spend lots of my time in the Life Science Building working on labs and research. I am from North Olmsted, Ohio, which is near Cleveland. In my free time on campus, I am involved in Alumni Laureate Scholars, the HLC, American Red Cross Club, and Feed My Starving Children. I am excited to be an Honors Ambassador, and can hopefully help you all get excited about Honors too. Roll Along!
Hi! I'm Sammy Martin and I am a senior Music Education major from Swanton, Ohio. The Honors College has been a big part of my life since I've been here at BGSU, both in my classes and through several Honors student organizations. I am also a member of the Music Ambassadors and the director of Not Yet Perfect, a pop a cappella group. In my spare time (if I ever have any) I also enjoy drawing, reading, and writing. BGSU has given me so many wonderful opportunities, and as a Music and Honors Ambassador, I hope to give back by sharing how awesome our university is with perspective students!
Hi everyone! My name is McKenzie Moss. I am a second year student majoring in Forensic Science and Spanish and minoring in Chemistry. I am from the Akron-Canton area. I work at the learning Commons on campus tutoring various math classes. I am involved in Presidential Scholars, as well as H2O on campus. I enjoy adventuring, reading, drawing, running and traveling. I aspire to be a forensics analyst for the FBI. Being an Honors Ambassador means to me that I get the opportunity to be a face for the Honors College and give back to a community that has given me so much. I want to live up to my fullest potential and refuse to be ordinary.
My name is Derwin Pritchett II, and I am originally from Prince George’s County Maryland. I am a senior here at Bowling Green State University majoring in Business Administration with a focus in marketing. I like to spend a lot of my time in the gym staying fit and active as well as reading, spending time with friends and playing sports. I am also a member of student organizations such as Honors Scholars, the American Marketing Association (AMA) and Golden Key International Honour Society. I work with prospective students because I enjoy the opportunity to give back and there’s nothing more rewarding to me than being able to share wisdom and knowledge that I have gained through my years here at BGSU with younger students.
My name is Phillip Rich and I was born and raised here in Bowling Green, Ohio. I am a fourth year student at Bowling Green State University majoring in business and minoring in Politics, Philosophy, Economics & Law (PPEL). I enjoy spending time with friends, reading non-fiction, and both playing and watching a wide variety of sports. In addition to being an Honors Ambassador, I am also a Campus Tour Guide and in an organization called Honors Scholars. I work with potential students because I love to share the wonderful experiences I have had at BGSU, and help future college students make their big decision.
My name is Emily Ridge and I am from Clarkston, MI. I am a junior at BGSU double majoring in Neuroscience and Psychology with a minor in Chemistry. I am a member of the Varsity Swimming and Diving team here at BG, as well as a member of the AIMS program, the Honors College Student Advisory Board, the Undergraduate Psychology Club, and a board member of the Student Neuroscience Association. I hope to go on to pursue a MD/PhD in Neuroscience.
My name is Will Robinson and I am a sophomore studying Philosophy, Politics, Economics, and Law (PPEL) with minors in History and Spanish in the Honors College here at BGSU. I am currently a member of the Student Philanthropy Committee, PPEL Club, Vanguard Men’s Organization, and the BG Radio Sports Organization. When not in class or studying, I enjoy reading non-fiction, hanging out with my friends, and watching any baseball or hockey game. I believe in the importance of giving back, which is why I chose to become an Honors Ambassador. I am grateful for the opportunities that the Honors College has given me and I want to share that gratitude by giving students the same great experience I had as a prospective student looking at BGSU.
My name is Kayla Schwartz and I am a senior at Bowling Green State University. I am double majoring in Biology and Chemistry with a Biochemistry specialization. I was born in Lorain, OH but I grew up in a small town of six hundred in South Dakota before moving to Wooster, OH last year. In my spare time, I enjoy reading novels, roller-skating, and hanging out with my friends. I like working with prospective students because when I was making my college decision, talking to current students was very helpful and I wanted to in turn help others in the same way other students helped me.
Hello! My name is Kellie Sheridan and I am a Junior studying Communication Sciences and Disorders. I am originally from Dublin, Ohio, which is a suburb of Columbus. I am currently an active member of the BGSU chapter of The National Student Speech Language Hearing Association, Phi Sigma Pi National Honors Fraternity and was the Assistant Director for the Homecoming Student Steering Committee in 2017. Bowling Green is my home and I am very excited to share it with anyone and everyone!
Hello everyone! My name is Cindy Stetler, and I am from Spencerville, Ohio. I am a second year student here at Bowling Green studying Communication Sciences and Disorders, and I plan to attend grad school and eventually become a speech language-pathologist working with children. Along with being an honors ambassador, I am involved in the National Student Speech Language and Hearing Association, Feed My Starving Children, the Honors Learning Community, H2O church, and other on campus organizations. I love being able to share my knowledge of BGSU and the Honors College with prospective students and help with the proecess of choosing a school.
Hey everyone! My name is Clare Sunderman and I am from Cincinnati, Ohio. I am a first year studying chemistry with a specialization in biochemistry with a minor in neuroscience on the pre-med track. Along with being an Honors Ambassador, I am a Presidential Scholar and also a part of the AIMS program. I am a member of Omega Phi Alpha: national service sorority, MEDLIFE, and RallyCap Sports. I love being able to show how much BG has benefitted me and how choosing to come to Bowling Green would be a great decision for prospective students too!
Hello there! My name is Jessica Wagner and I am a second year majoring in Adolescent to Young Adult Integrated Language Arts Education. I work as a clerical assistant for the School of Counseling and Special Education and am a volunteer reading tutor, so the Ed. building is kind of my second home! In addition to Honors Ambassadors, I am involved in Presidential Scholars and the Honors Learning Community. I’m really passionate about Harry Potter, my friends, and riding my bike, but also, more importantly, about BGSU! I love being able to share the amazing opportunities and experiences this school has to offer and am always excited to spread the falcon spirit!