Study Abroad Ambassadors

There are three parts to being a Study Abroad Ambassador:  

Promotion: Represent Purdue Study Abroad through outreach & recruitment activities meant to educate, and increase participation.   

PASSPORT:  Assist with the integration of our domestic and exchange students by helping ensure the success of this social club.  This includes PASSPORT Partners.

Boiler OUT, a leadership & community service organization helping to integrate Purdue’s domestic & international students.

If interested in applying to becoming an Ambassador, or if you would like to request an Ambassador to speak to your class, or organization, please email Michael Bittinger at mbittinger@purdue.edu.

[Ambassador's Schedule of Events]

College of Agriculture

Maryclaire Chamberlain
Major: Food Science
Study Abroad Experience:
  University of Sydney (Australia)

College of Education

Jenna Olson
Major: Social Studies Education
Study Abroad Experience:
  Education Study Abroad in Italy (Italy)
  Education Maymester in Europe (Netherlands)
Madelyn Teague
Major: Elementary Education
Study Abroad Experience:
  Global Leadership in Peru for Freshmen (Peru)

College of Engineering

Cara Birschbach
Major: First Year Engineering
Study Abroad Experience:
  Global Leadership in Peru for Freshmen (Peru)
  Independent Study Abroad (Multiple Countries)
  Independent Non Official Study Abroad (Multiple Countries)
  Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (Spain)
Huizi Shao
Major: Industrial Engineering
Study Abroad Experience:
  KTH: Swedish Royal Institute of Technology (Sweden)
  Global Internship Program in Seoul, South Korea (South Korea)
Sydney Sofronici
Major: First Year Engineering
Study Abroad Experience:
  Global Leadership in Peru for Freshmen (Peru)
  Independent Non Official Study Abroad (Multiple Countries)
  Leibniz University Hannover- Summer Science and Engineering Projects (Germany)
Maxwell Teal
Major: Mechanical Engineering
Study Abroad Experience:
  Independent Study Abroad (Multiple Countries)
  University of Queensland (Australia)
Julia White
Major: First Year Engineering
Study Abroad Experience:
  Global Leadership in Peru for Freshmen (Peru)

College of Health and Human Sciences

Morgan Boncyk
Major: Nutrition & Dietetics
Study Abroad Experience:
  Investigating Women's Reproductive and Sexual Health Issues in Florence, Italy (Italy)
Rachel Craig
Major: Hospitality & Tourism Mgmt
Study Abroad Experience:
  Sponsored Internship and Study Abroad in China (China)

College of Liberal Arts

Madelyn Teague
Major: Mass Communication
Study Abroad Experience:
  Boiler Up Barcelona: Strategic Global Communication (Spain)

Krannert School of Management

Jordan Lott
Major: Marketing
Study Abroad Experience:
  Sydney Internship Program (Australia)
Xavier Nienaber
Major: Finance
Study Abroad Experience:
  Global Leadership in Spain (Spain)
  CIEE-Seville: Business & Society (Spain)
Sanah Singh
Major: Management
Study Abroad Experience:
  Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (Spain)

[Ambassador's Schedule of Events]