CLA Ambassador Profiles
Meet our 2018-2019 CLA Ambassadors!
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."
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."
Palmer HaaschOmaha, NE2019, English and Political Science"CLA gave me the freedom to pursue multiple, unrelated fields of study and helped me develop the writing skills necessary to succeed in my field."
Maple Grove, MN
"I chose CLA for the diversity it provides... I know CLA will always push me to explore my surroundings with an open and diverse mindset, and I am thankful for that opportunity!"
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.”
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.”
2021, Marketing and Digital Media
"I chose CLA because of the individualized degree programs and the diverse selection of classes it has to offer"
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. ”
2021, Sociology of Law, Criminology, and Deviance
"I chose CLA because I believe it provides students with a well-rounded education, career preparation, support, and a strong sense of community."
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.”