Global Ambassador Program

The Office of Study Away is excited to have a team of dedicated Study Away Global Ambassadors to assist interested students through the pre-departure study away process. Global Ambassadors have already studied abroad on a Trinity College Study Away program and enjoy talking with students and sharing their experiences and enthusiasm for study away in general and their programs in particular.
 

Global Ambassadors for Spring 2016

Ryan Miller - Trinity in Shanghai
Taylor Wrubel - Trinity in Barcelona
Hadley Merrill - Trinity in Buenos Aires
Cara Midlige - Trinity College Rome Campus
Jack Ostrowski Trinity College Rome Campus
Chelsey Crabbe - Trinity in Cape Town
Christa Prophete - Trinity/La MaMa Performing Arts Program in New York City
Lizzie Snyder - Trinity in Paris
Ryan Reuther - Trinity in Trinidad
Olivia DeJoie - Trinity in Trinidad

Global Ambassadors for Fall 2015

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​Elaine Kissel '15 - Trinity in Cape Town

Hometown: Mercer Island, WA
Something you are involved with around campus: pre-law society
Favorite campus hangout: Quad
Post-graduation plans: hopefully working on a 2016 presidential campaign!
Favorite bantam memory: going abroad :)
Favorite TV show: House of Cards
Favorite dessert: Half-baked Ben & Jerry’s ice cream
Fun fact: I lived in Hong Kong for six years


​Kelsey Murray '16 - Trinity in Paris

 
Major: English
Hometown: Pleasantville
Something you are involved with around campus (clubs, sports, etc): Relay for Life, Trinity Tripod, ACES
Your favorite campus hangout: The Quad
Your post-graduation plans: book a flight back to Paris!
Your favorite Bantam memory: When Trinity Squash won Natty Champs after being defeated the year before. Unreal. 
Your favorite TV show: Modern Family or Prison Break
Your favorite dessert: Founder’s Favorite from Cold Stone
A fun fact about you: My favorite food while I was in Paris was the “Jambon Compléte” from the Crêperie right next to the Trinity Site. If you go, tell Niko that I sent you and he’ll make it special!
 

​Jocelyn Redding '16 - Trinity in Trinidad

 
Major: Psychology
Hometown: St. Louis, Missouri
Something you are involved with around campus (clubs, sports, etc):
The Fred, Chapel, WGRAC, Quest pre-orientation trip, Questbridge scholars
Your favorite campus hangout: The Fred common room
Your post-graduation plans: Graduate school for a Clinical Psychology degree
Your favorite Bantam memory: Leading Questing and meeting so many amazing people, even before classes started.
Your favorite TV show: Supernatural or Parks and Recreation
Your favorite dessert:  Cake batter ice cream with oreos
A fun fact about you: I’m double-jointed in my arms. It’s a great party trick that weirds people out.


​Kelsey Thomas '16 - Trinity in Barcelona

 
Hometown: Stonington, CT
Something you are involved with around campus (clubs, sports, etc): Women's Soccer
Your favorite campus hangout: Peter B's
Your post-graduation plans: Travel and, hopefully, get a job
Your favorite Bantam memory: When we made school history for soccer by making NCAA's
Your favorite TV show: Criminal Minds
Your favorite dessert: Cheesecake
A fun fact about you: I have 3 younger sisters


​Christa Prophete '17 - Trinity/La MaMa Performing Arts Program in New York City

 
Major: Theater and Dance
Hometown: Forest Park (Chicago, IL)
Your favorite campus hangout: WGRAC
Your post-graduation plans: In the near future I intend to join peace corp. for a year and then pursue my graduate’s degree eventually. In the far future I can see myself dancing and doing performance art. I would love to open a non-for Profit Company to be able to create my own artistic work for issues that I find important such as domestic violence, women’s rights sexual assault, self-worth, etc. I would love to express this through performance art as well as dance.
Your favorite Bantam memory: I really enjoyed samba fest last year. I also enjoy all the open mic events including coffee house at the Fred.
Your favorite TV show: New Girl
Your favorite dessert: Cheesecake
A fun fact about you: I fall asleep to the sound of rain every night
I fall asleep to the sound of rain every night


​Dan Wilkins '16 - Trinity College Rome Campus

 
Major: Film Studies
Hometown: Wellesley, MA
Something you are involved with around campus (clubs, sports, etc): Tripod
Your favorite campus hangout: Vernon Social Center
Your post-graduation plans: Film
Your favorite Bantam memory: Spring Weekend 2013
Your favorite TV show: It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia
Your favorite dessert: Ice Cream
A fun fact about you: I had surgery in Rome to fix a finger injury

 
 

​Ada Ng '16 - Trinity in Shanghai

 
Major: Engineering
Hometown: New York, NY
Something you are involved with around campus (clubs, sports, etc):
Your favorite campus hangout: Common space in my dorm
Your post-graduation plans: Find a job and start working before applying for grad school
Your favorite Bantam memory: Working late nights at the engineering lab, but knowing that your friends are also struggling alongside.
Your favorite TV show: Pretty Little Liars
Your favorite dessert: Banana pudding ice cream
A fun fact about you: I am terrible at any activity that involves a proper balance. That being said, I cannot ride a bike.

​Katherine Gagen '16 - Trinity in Buenos Aires

 
Major: Urban Studies and Hispanic Studies
Hometown: Newton, MA
Something you are involved with around campus (clubs, sports, etc): Amnesty International
Your favorite campus hangout: The Underground and Cleo of Alpha Chi
Your post-graduation plans: We’ll see! Hopefully I’ll be traveling somewhere exciting.
Your favorite Bantam memory: Helping out at Halloween on Vernon at the PRAXIS haunted house
Your favorite TV show: White Collar
Your favorite dessert: Crème Brule
A fun fact about you:  I like to arm-knit scarves.

​Tara Kantor '16 - Trinity College Rome Campus

 

Hometown: Scarsdale, New York
Something you are involved with around campus (clubs, sports, etc): acapella, first year mentor, and lifeguarding
Your favorite campus hangout: Peters B’s
Your post-graduation plans: to work in the legal field and eventually attended law school
Your favorite Bantam memory: springtime afternoons spent on the quad with good friends
Your favorite TV show: Mad Men
Your favorite dessert: a vanilla cupcake with chocolate frosting
A fun fact about you: I have never eaten bologna.