New Student Ambassadors (NSA) 2013

 Meet your 2013 NSA's

Senior NSA's

Name: Enela Aliaj
Major: Biochemistry/Molecular Biology
Favorite Campus MemoryVolleyball games on the sand court with all of my friends. Hanging out on campus whether it's in the commuter lounge watching "How I Met Your Mother" or our study sessions in the private study rooms.


Name: Kaitlyn Bliss
Major: Health Science
Favorite Campus Memory: The homecoming football game and the bonfire afterwards. 


Name: Katherine Ebeling
Major: Elementary Education
Minor: Special Education
Favorite Campus Memory: Living in the dorms and Founders Woods, and having huge snowball/water fights.


Name: Harjot Kaur
Major: Medical Humanities
Favorite Campus Memory: The Welcome Weekend bonfires.


Name: Graham Kennedy
Major: Biology
Favorite Campus Memory: Thanksgiving dinner.


Name: Chris Kordick
Major: Health Science 4 + 1
Favorite Campus MemoryMy Sophomore year there was a rainstorm that flooded the Founder's Woods Quad. Needless to say, after a little dish soap it turned into a slip'n'slide for the whole night!


Name: Matt Lemming
Major: Marketing
Favorite Campus Memory: Winning back-to-back Outdoor Conference Track titles.


Name: Nicole Locascio
Major: Health Science
Favorite Campus Memory: Walking to class everyday and seeing at least one person I know.


Name: Jasmine Ni
Major: International Business
Favorite Campus Memory: Spring Ball 2013 - it was great!


Name: Ryan Nguyen
Major: Social Science and Criminal Justice
Favorite Campus Memory: BenU's diversity and getting to know students from all around the world.


Name: Katie Partyka
Major: Health Science and Psychology
Favorite Campus Memory: Doing "The Bernie" at Welcome Weekend.


Name: Ubair Siddiqui
Major: Criminal Justice and Psychology
Favorite Campus Memory: Car show in the quad.


Name: Alice Tindall
Major: Accounting
Favorite Campus Memory: Living on campus as a Freshman and making new friends.


Name: Amel Tobaa
Major: Biochemistry/Molecular Biology
Favorite Campus Memory: Playing in the Commuter Fest volleyball tournament and winning first place!


Name: Natalie Wilson
Major: Political Science/Pre Law
Favorite Campus Memory: Spring Ball 2013.

Junior NSA's

Name: Varun Bhalla
Major: Business and Economics
Favorite Campus Memory: Having a snow day and getting the chance to go outside and have an epic snowball fight in the quad.


Name: Rabia Choudhry
Major: Biochemistry/Molecular Biology
Favorite Campus Memory: Getting into Inorganic Chemistry Research.


Name: Elly Jakubowski
Major: Psychology
Favorite Campus Memory: Mud-sliding with almost half the campus in the quad after a torrential down pour! 


Name: Farina Kanwal 
Major: Biology
Favorite Campus Memory: Doing Bio-mathematical research with Dr Comar.


Name: Mohammad Khan
Major: Biology
Favorite Campus Memory: Snowball fights on snow days.


Name: Nabihah Khan
Major: Biology
Favorite Campus Memory: Adding a little humor and entertainment to orgo lab made the experience more fun and memorable. 


Name: Paul De Leon
Major: Health Science
Favorite Campus Memory: All-American Rejects and Neon Trees concert for BenBash 2012 - it was awesome!


Name: Zach Lyman
Major: English Language and Literature and Secondary Education
Favorite Campus MemoryHuge snowball fight in front of Jaegar hall on a day when classes were cancelled.  Instead of burying ourselves in books and homework as we normally do, we decided to bury each other in the snow.


Name: Zach Oesterreicher
Major: Biochemistry/Molecular Biology
Favorite Campus Memory: Christmas dinner.


Name: Sarah Ray
Major: Social Science
Favorite Campus Memory: Spring Ball 2013.


Name: Candace Rodgers
Major: Criminal Justice
Favorite Campus Memory: New York trip with the BenU Women's Soccer team.


Name: Sydney Van Alstyne
Major: Health Science
Favorite Campus Memory: Being an NSA and meeting my future classmates! Welcome Weekend is (no lie) my favorite weekend of the year.


Name: Nayeli Vazquez
Major: International Business
Favorite Campus Memory: Participating in the AMSA 5K run with my friends. My friends and I made t-shirts with our last names on the back with the number of our birthdays, this idea was awesome everyone loved it. No matter what place we all came in, we all finish as a group.

Sophomore NSA's

Name: Jona Aliaj
Major: Biochemistry/ Molecular Biology
Favorite Campus Memory: BenU UNICEF Water Walk where we dumped people into a kiddie pool and squirted others with water guns.


Name: Stacy Cahoon
Major: Biomedical Engineering
Favorite Campus Memory: I loved getting to know so many people through all of the amazing events, especially the basketball game for Best Buddies.


Name: Lexy Cascone
Major: International Business
Favorite Campus Memory: BenBash concert with Phillip Phillips.


Name: Marisol Cerrillos
Major: Finance
Minor: Spanish
Favorite Campus Memory: Going to the bonfire on the quad with all my friends.


Name: Taylor Devich
Major: Health Science and Spanish
Favorite Campus Memory: Welcome weekend and BenFest. I met so many new friends who I ended up getting to know throughout the year and I got to see Neon Trees. 


Name: Jalen Isabell
Major: Health Science
Favorite Campus MemoryStoplight party in Coal Ben hosted by Jaeger Hall. Everyone was either red, green or yellow depending on their relationship status. The dance was great and lasted all night!


Name: Lauryn Ligocki
Major: Health Science
Favorite Campus Memory: Best Buddies basketball game - it's a slam dunk to end the word!


Name: Rachel Majerczyk
Major: Biochemistry
Favorite Campus Memory: BenBash 2012 featuring Neon Trees.


Name: Andrew Nordbye
Major: Actuarial Mathematics and Finance
Favorite Campus Memory: Spring Ball 2013.


Name: Erica Parrilli
Major: Sonography
Favorite Campus Memory: Homecoming week activities.


Name: Andriana Saric
Major: Health Science
Favorite Campus Memory: Slacklining and all the other outdoor activities with some of my new amazing friends! It's been awesome meeting so many new people this year! 


Name: Kelsie Winger
Major: Health Science/Pre-Medicine
Favorite Campus Memory: BenFest and BenBash! I was front-row at BenFest for the All-American Rejects and Neon Trees. I even got a guitar pick!