CLA Ambassador Profiles
Meet our 2017-2018 CLA Ambassadors!
Marcus AarsvoldPine Island, MN2018, Journalism"My favorite thing about CLA is the diverse education it provides while propelling students towards their dream career."
Addie AgboolaRosemount, MN2019, Biology, Society and Environment“I chose the College of Liberal Arts because it offered me the most diverse selection of classes that are shaping me to be a well-rounded contributor to the real world."
Mariah BernerDuluth, MN2018, Biology, Society, and Environment and Psychology“My favorite thing about CLA are the open doors leading to anything, everyone and everywhere.”
Ryan ClemensInver Grove Heights, MN2020, Biology, Society, and Environment“While CLA is the largest college on campus I always feel like my advisors and professors are there to help and feel connected to other CLA students when I meet them."
Emma DozierPortland, OR2020, Sociology of Law, Criminology, and Deviance“The thing I like the most about the College of Liberal Arts is how it shapes its students into well-rounded individuals through a variety of different course options and requirements."
Jake DrehmelWoodbury, MN2018, Chemistry“My favorite thing about CLA is the immense diversity of majors and minors that let me explore and discover what I am.”
Jonathan DuHighlands Ranch, CO2017, Political Science“I chose the College of Liberal Arts because of the wide array of opportunities available to CLA students. No matter what you're interested in, there's a place for you here.”
Palmer HaaschOmaha, NE2019, English and Political Science“In CLA, due to its wide range of majors and minors, I am able to pursue an education tailored to my interests.”
Anna HenningRochester, MN2019, Bachelors of Individualized Studies with concentrations in Psychology, Neurobiology, and Sociology of Law, Criminology, and Deviance“I chose CLA because of the flexibility and diversity of major options offered."
Madelyn HerbrandCedarburg, WI2019, Music Therapy“What I like best about the College of Arts is how diverse it is. It allows me to take classes in and outside my major so I can explore subjects I am interested in but not choosing to pursue.”
Monica HyingMcHenry, IL2018, English and Strategic Communication
Brady JamesWoodbury, MN2019, Math“My favorite thing about CLA is the people. Everyone has their own story and own interests, so meeting new people in CLA is different every time.”
Abby KoshollekMukwonago, WI2018, Political Science and Communication Studies“My favorite thing about CLA is that I can easily combine many areas of study that I love to get a really unique education.”
Grace KramerBarrington, IL2018, Strategic Communication“What I like best about the College of Liberal Arts is that it allows me to stay engaged throughout the day as I go from classes in communication to film to foreign languages.”
Laura McGuiganFargo, ND2018, Psychology“What I like the most about CLA are all the different students you meet. What a great opportunity to learn more about yourself by learning from others!”
Amanda NguyenSioux Falls, SD2019, Biology, Society, and the Environment“My favorite thing about CLA is that it's composed of a caring and passionate community.”
Mariam SalamaRochester, MN2018, Physiology and Global Studies“I chose CLA because it provided me with the opportunity to engage in both worlds, both humanities and sciences.”
Avraham “Avi” ShaverSt. Louis Park, MN2020, History and Jewish Studies“I enjoy the diversity of people and experiences that are all learning under one great academic system.”
Briana SheffelApple Valley, MN2019, Child Psychology“The best thing about the College of Liberal Arts is the meangingful and diverse curriculum that is offered. As a student in the College of Liberal Arts you become a more well-rounded individual to help you reach your goals. ”
Savannah WeryDeerfield, WI2020, Political Science“I chose CLA because I came in undecided as a freshman and I knew that I'd find a major that was a right fit for me, while receiving a well-rounded education and exploring different majors.”
Shamus ZenkSheboygan, WI2020, Political Science and Statistics
Oliver ZhengHangzhou China2020, Political Science and Global Study“I like CLA because CLA offers you the most variety of choices. You can find a lot of opportunities as well as possibilities here.”