About UAlberta's Augustana Campus

Ambassadors

Interested in becoming an Ambassador? Contact Lucas Hudec at augvisit@ualberta.ca

Abigail Boateng

I am a second year Biology student from Grande Prairie, AB and I plan to pursue a career in medicine. This is my first year as an ambassador and I love Augustana because students are able to obtain a high quality education and also have countless opportunities to get involved on campus.

Alexa Blizzard

My name is Alexa and I am a second year Biology and Secondary Education student from Fort Saskatchewan. One day I aspire to be a Biology teacher. I am currently involved in the Campus Visits program, I work as a Resident Assistant, and I’m starting a unicycle club My favorite thing about Augustana is meeting new people and annoying my sister who works here.

Chelsea Toft

I am a fourth year Biology student from Athabasca, AB. I love being able to give tours and share my love of Augustana. Specifically, the small campus and class sizes, the helpful and friendly professors, the community, and the many opportunities that Augustana provides. I am currently president of the Wildlife club and tutor in the writing centre. A quote I live by is “great things never came from comfort zones.”

Dami Lawal

My name is Dami and I am a fourth year Physical Education - Kinesiology student from Strathmore. I am president of the International Cultures Club, an International student peer mentor, and I work as a Resident Assistant. My favorite Campus Visits event is Welcome Weekend - I enjoy mingling with prospective students and the energy and excitement that they bring to the weekend. I love the sense of community and the numerous opportunities Augustana provides.

Emily Lyseng

My name is Emily and I am a third year Physical Education - Kinesiology student from Manning. I am very busy on campus. Some of that business includes being part of the Science Club, the communications director of Outdoors Club, and a member of the x-country running team. I love the friendly people and community on campus as well as the opportunities to be involved on campus and community.

Emma Pilkington

I am a second year Psychology student from Delburne, Alberta. One day I hope to work at a mental hospital, with children in the health ward or possibly as a lawyer and work for the UN. My favorite experience from a Campus Visits event was my Student for a Day. I fell in love with Augustana and was enrolled soon after my visit! I became a Campus Ambassador to share that experience and do the same for prospective students!

Garrett Rawleigh

My name is Garrett and I am a third year Environmental Science student from Vulcan who one day aspires to be an Environmental Scientist. My favorite thing about Augustana is the chocolate milk! The community is pretty good as well. I joined the Campus Visits program because of my previous attendance at Campus Visits events. The Campus Visits team welcomed me and helped me positively influence my choosing of Augustana.

Gillian Larsen

My name is Gillian and I am a second year Biology student from Whitecourt, Alberta. I love the smaller class sizes and community atmosphere that the school promotes and I became an ambassador to share my love of Augustana to potential future students. After my degree I plan to become a marine biologist.

Hamdi Mohamud

I am a fourth year Physical Education - Kinesiology student from Edmonton, Alberta. I am part of the International Cultures Club on campus and I work as a Resident Assistant - if you have any questions about dorms I can certainly help you out! Augustana is a place that I call home and I joined the ambassador program to let prospective students know how awesome our school is.

Isabell Stamm

I am from Panoka, AB and I am a second year Biology student who plans on becoming a veterinarian. On campus I write for the student newspaper and I am part of the German Club. My favorite thing about campus (other than the unlimited chocolate milk) is how approachable the professors are and how much they care about your education.

Jamie Grunwald

My name is Jamie and I am a third year Biology student from Leduc aspiring to have a career in medicine. I am currently one of the Student Program Coordinator for the Campus Visits program as well a president of the Science Club. I love helping out with the community events that are hosted at Augustana, plus Welcome Weekend is always a blast!

Jemilat Ibrahim

I am a fourth year Biology student from Peace River, AB. I aspire to do something with medicine, preferably with children. I am a Resident Assistant and in my free time I enjoy watching movies and reading. My favorite thing about Augustana is the small class sizes and the people are terrific! The professors are also awesome because they actually care about you and your education.

Jenny Hong

My name is Jenny and I am from Calgary. I am a second year Computing Science student and I love the program because of how it challenges me academically. On campus, I am involved with the Student Chaplaincy program and I like how Augustana’s smaller campus allows me to actively engage with the student population.

Jessica Logan

I am a second year Biology and Chemistry student from Spruce Grove who aspires to be a pediatrician. In my free time I enjoy curling, dance, fitness, and yoga. On campus I am involved in Human Rights club and Sangkor. The Campus Visits program is a major part of why I chose Augustana - bowling during Welcome Weekend was super fun!

Jessica Robertson

My name is Jessica and I am a second year Elementary Education student from Stony Plain. One day I aspire to be a teacher. I had such a great experience with the Campus Visits program when I was looking into Augustana that I want to help others have a positive experience similar to mine!

Kaylee Ma

My name is Kaylee and I am a third year Chemistry student from Calgary, AB. In addition to starting as an ambassador this year, I am also president of the Chemistry Club. I became an ambassador because I really enjoyed coming here for Welcome Weekend as a prospective student and I want to connect more with the Augustana community and with future students as well.

Kylie Peake

I am a first year Biology student from New Norway, AB. I am a member of the cross country team and I love living on campus and all of the new people I have met. Being a campus ambassador will allow me to help prospective students become more comfortable in the new environment and promote the school to the greater community.

Lola Osusunnaike

My name is Lola and I am a second year Business Economics student from Nigeria. I live on campus and really appreciate how easy it is to reach everything on campus. The approachability of professors and the sense of community at Augustana are features that I love about this school and by being an ambassador I hope to share this with future students as well.

Maddy Killoh

I am a third year Psychology student from St. Albert, AB. This year I am very lucky to have a position with the Campus Visits program as a Student Program Coordinator. I have no clue what I want to do after I graduate, but I do have a passion for music, psychology, and Augustana - I think I am in the right place. I joined Campus Visits so that I can share with prospective students all the wonderful things about Augustana that put the twinkle in my eye when I talk about it.

Madison Pearson

My name is Madison and I am a third year English and Political Science student from Leduc. I work in the Library at Augustana and as a Research Assistant for one of my professors. This is my second year as an ambassador and one of my favorite memories from last year is helping with the scavenger hunt that we did as part of Welcome Weekend.

Michaela Pacholok

My name is Michaela and this is my first year at Augustana. I from Sturgeon County and I am a science student with an Undeclared major. I joined the ambassador team because it sounded like a great opportunity to help encourage prospective students to consider this campus and I love the friendly atmosphere of the school and the program. This year I am working part-time at the rock climbing wall on campus. Fun fact about me: seals are my favorite animal!

Minna Angeles

I am a second year Biology student from Boyle, AB who plans to go into the medical field or pharmacy. In addition to being an ambassador, I work as a Resident Assistant on campus. I attended Welcome Weekend as a prospective student and really loved it and I became an ambassador to share that experience with new students too!

Nicole Davidson-Quibell

I am a second year Physical Education major from Edmonton who aspires to be a Physical Therapist. I joined the Campus Visits program because I had a very positive experience when I came for a tour and I wanted to share that experience and recruit others as well. My favorite experience from a Campus Visits event was meeting new friends and my roommate at Welcome Weekend.

Novie Bordey

My name is Novie and I and a second year Biology student from Hay River. I am involved with a lot of the recreational sports offered on campus - my favorite is badminton. Augustana promotes a very supportive environment and I love being able to share my experiences and appreciation for campus with prospective students.

Reana Szabo-Mansfield

My name is Reana and I am a third year Global and Development Studies and History double major from Wainwright. One day I would like to work in the development field, with a non-profit organization, or with the government. Making friends with people on the Campus Visits team and helping with Welcome Weekend events are my most memorable experiences from the this team. Fun fact about me: I absolutely love owls!

Ryan Maisey

I am a second year Biology and Psychology student from Vulcan. I joined the Campus Visits team to represent Augustana and share my experiences with prospective students. My favorite experience from a Campus Visits event was Welcome Weekend - all of it! Biology would have to be my favorite class and my favorite quote is, “You’re a wizard,Harry!” (Rubeus Hagrid)

Sarah Hicks

My name is Sarah and I am a first year Outdoor Education student from Outlook, Saskatchewan. I joined the ambassador program so that I can share with prospective students about what makes Augustana unique plus I loved the experience I had when I came to Welcome Weekend last year. I absolutely adore the library’s therapy dog, Hutch - be sure to meet him if you get the chance.

Sarah Milkowski

I am a second year Political Science student from Yellowknife, NWT. I became an ambassador because I have a lot of friends in the program who enjoy it and one of my favorite memories from last year is hosting a student at Welcome Weekend. Someday I hope to travel to Bora Bora.

Sydney Martin

My name is Sydney and I am a third year Biology major from Medicine Hat. I want to be the real Arizona Robins… in other words a pediatric specialist. My experience at Welcome Weekend was so amazing that I wanted to give others the same opportunity. This year I am also a trainer for the women’s volleyball team.

Yna Tejol

I am a first year Psychology student from Grande Prairie. I joined the ambassador program because I want to help international students and other prospective students feel welcome here on campus. The help that students get from professors, advisors, and returning students is something that I love about our smaller campus.