Office of Multicultural Affairs

Meet the Current OMA Ambassadors

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Cheryn Amo-Adjei '13

Major: Biochemistry

Favorite Inspirational Quote: "The world changes according to the way people see it, and if you can alter, even by a millimeter, the way people look at reality, then you can change the world." - James Baldwin




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Betel Densamo '13

Major: Architecture    |    Minor: Sociology/Social Psychology

Favorite Inspirational Quote: "God blesses those who hunger and thirst for justice, For they will be satisfied." - Matthew 5:6





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Eva Gathura '12

Major: Pre-medical, Global Studies    |    Minor: Biology

Favorite Inspirational Quote: "As we let our own light shine, we unconsciously give others permission to do the same. As we are liberated from our fear, our presence automatically liberates others." - Nelson Mandela




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Philip Jaseph '12

Major: Science and Environmental Writing; Earth & Environmental Science

Favorite Inspirational Quote: "But to you who are listening I say: Love your enemies, do good to those who hate you, bless those who curse you, pray for those who mistreat you. If someone slaps you on one cheek, turn to them the other also. If someone takes your coat, do not withhold your shirt from them. Give to everyone who asks you, and if anyone takes what belongs to you, do not demand it back. Do to others as you would have them do to you." - Luke 6: 27-31


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Tara Lal '12

Major: Biology

Favorite Inspirational Quote: "What we think, or what we know, or what we believe is, in the end, of little consequence. The only consequence is what we do." - John Ruskin




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Chang Liu '12

Major: IDEAS (Integrated Degree in Engineering and Arts & Sciences)    |    Concentration: Renewable Energy    |    Minor: Business

Favorite Inspirational Quote: "Be the change you want to see in the world." - Mohandas Gandhi




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Joshira Maduro '12

Major: Marketing and Finance    |    Minor: Japanese

Favorite Inspirational Quote: "You must be the change you wish to see in the world" - Mahatma Ghandi





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Angelica Matos '12

Major: Political Science & Global Studies

Favorite Inspirational Quote: "I don't want to be a product of my environment, I want my environment to be a product of me."





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Esperanza Pacheco '13

Major: Spanish and Theatre

Favorite Inspirational Quote: "Be kind; everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle." - Plato





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Emily Santana '12

Major: English    |    Minor: Biology & Health, Medicine & Society

Favorite Inspirational Quote: "I swore never to be silent whenever and wherever human beings endure suffering and humiliation. We must always take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim." - Elie Wiesel