Ellsworth's student ambassadors
Student ambassadors serve as representatives for Ellsworth Community College. Ambassadors are chosen through an application process and receive a scholarship for the year. They serve as hosts at college functions such as Family Day, Homecoming and Career Days. They are also asked to serve as guides for campus tours, do some public speaking, participate in promotional events and promote Ellsworth to prospective students. They also telephone prospective students.
Hometown: Canon City, CO
Major: Criminal Justice
Extracurricular activities: Baseball, Resident Assistant (RA)
Why he chose ECC: Attended ECC to play baseball. He likes the class sizes, the teachers, and the friendly environment at Ellsworth.
Hometown: Kasson-Mantorville, MN
Major: Special Education
Extracurricular activities: Volleyball, Resident Assistant (RA), Phi Theta Kappa honor society
Why she chose ECC: To play volleyball, and to get away from home and be independent. She likes the smaller campus and accessibility of faculty and staff.
Hometown: Auckland, New Zealand
Major: Business Administration
Extracurricular activities: Basketball
Why she chose ECC: Received a great basketball scholarship and was impressed with the amazing campus environment. The best thing about Ellsworth is that everyone is so friendly.
Hometown: Denver, IA
Extracurricular activities: Softball
What she likes best about ECC: It's a nice, small school and you get to know everyone here. Everyone is very friendly! She chose to attend ECC to play softball, and because it's close to home.