AU Ambassadors- College of Arts and Sciences

Name: Loie Faulkner
Email: lf0899a@student.american.edu
Four Word Story: Nap-loving coffee addict
Hometown: Ithaca, NY
Major: Psychology
Favorite Spot on Campus: Couches on second floor of Katzen
Languages Spoken: English
Fun Fact: I once sang with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir on a live televised event!
On-Campus Involvement: AU Chamber Singers
Name: Sage Merchant
Email: sm2917b@student.american.edu
Four Word Story: Probably eating or napping
Hometown: Freemont, CA
Major: Economics
Minor: Accounting
Favorite Spot on Campus: Rooftop of McKinley
Languages Spoken: English
Fun Fact: I taught gymnastics for two years, but I still can’t do a cartwheel.
Name: Addison Keilty
Email: ak9055a@student.american.edu
Four Word Story: Passionate, environmentalist, outgoing, involved
Hometown: Morris, CT
Major: Environmental Studies
Minor: Marketing
Favorite Spot on Campus: The quad on a sunny day
Languages Spoken: English
Fun Fact: I’ve been to Costa Rica four times on field-based environmental science internships!
Name: Amelia Crabtree
Email: ac7849a@american.edu
Four Word Story: I don’t like avocados
Hometown: Tysons, VA
Major: Public Health
Minor: Biology
Favorite Spot on Campus: Battelle Atrium or the second floor of club lib.
Languages Spoken: English, German, French
Fun Fact: I was born in Japan!
Name: Sophie Fickenscher
Email: sf0977a@student.american.edu
Four Word Story: I’m a global nomad.
Hometown: Pretoria, South Africa/Southport, NC
Major: Public Health
Minor: Biochemistry
Favorite Spot on Campus: The picnic tables near the AU Abroad office.
Languages Spoken: English, conversational Kiswahili
Fun Fact: I am on two club sports teams at AU– the Rowing Team and the Equestrian Team
Name: Julia Remy
Email: jr1955a@student.american.edu
Four Word Story: Science-loving Boston girl
Hometown: Canton, MA
Major: Public Health, Pre-Med track
Favorite Spot on Campus: The Dav
Languages Spoken: English, French
Fun Fact: My ears are 50% plastic from a childhood surgery!
On-Campus Involvement: Peer Mentor
Name: Alice Squeglia
Email: as3530a@student.american.edu
Four Word Story: Theatre, fun, singing, creative.
Hometown: Erie, PA
Major: Musical Theatre
Minor: Business and Entertainment
Languages Spoken: English
Fun Fact: I was on the tennis team in high school and we won the state championship three years in a row!
On-Campus Involvement: Performing Arts
Name: Claire Coen
Email: cc3400a@student.american.edu
Four Word Story: Always sharing awkward moments.
Hometown: Marblehead, MA
Major: Sociology, Women and Gender Studies
Favorite Spot on Campus: Amphitheater
Languages Spoken: English
Fun Fact: A registered Boy Scout!
On-Campus Involvement: She’s the First, Greek Life
Name: Emmalene Kurtis
Email: ek7315a@student.american.edu
Four Word Story: And so she did.
Hometown: Newport, RI
Major: Public Health
Minor: Anthropology
Favorite Spot on Campus: McKinley building
Languages Spoken: English, Spanish
Fun Fact: I have worked at Ben & Jerry’s for five summers!
On-Campus Involvement: AU Music, Greek LIfe
Name: Annika Hogan
Email: ah0216a@student.american.edu
Four Word Story: Cant, I have homework.
Hometown: Berlin, MA
Major: Undecided in College of Arts and Sciences
Favorite Spot on Campus: Resident hall lounge
Languages Spoken: English, German, Spanish
Fun Fact: Once, I broke my foot… skipping.
Name: Samantha DiBacco
Email: sd9562a@student.american.edu
Four Word Story: Family-oriented, funny, outgoing.
Hometown: Glastonbury, CT
Major: Psychology
Minor: Biology
Favorite Spot on Campus: Third floor of the library all the way at the back, McKinley side.
Languages Spoken: English, Spanish
Fun Fact: I am the oldest of six kids, two sets of which are twins, and I have three dogs and three bunnies.
Name: Rachel Geisel
Email: rg7101a@student.american.edu
Four Word Story: Reading, running, writing, exploring.
Hometown: Arlington, VA
Major: Public Health
Favorite Spot on Campus: Amphitheater
Languages Spoken: English, Spanish
Fun Fact: I was the captain of my high school’s debate team.
On-Campus Involvement: AU Club Gymnastics, Greek Life
Name: Charlotte Potter
Email: cp2122a@student.american.edu
Four Word Story: I need more coffee
Hometown: Tolland, CT
Major: Elementary Education
Minor: Special Education
Favorite Spot on Campus: The Bridge
Languages Spoken: English, American Sign Language
Fun Fact: I work at Panera Bread in Tenleytown!
Name: Asa Cadwallader
Email: ac9585a@student.american.edu
Hometown: Philadelphia, PA
Major: Undecided in the College of Arts and Sciences
Favorite Spot on Campus: The Dav
Languages Spoken: English
Fun Fact: I have watched all of “The Office” four times through!
Name: Forrest Holcombe
Email: jh5291a@student.american.edu
Four Word Story: Loving Jesus and life.
Hometown: Hong Kong
Major: Public Health, Pre-Med track
Favorite Spot on Campus: The Bridge in the late evening (hint: sometimes they give away free food around closing time. Shhhh don’t tell anyone).
Languages Spoken: English and a little Lao.
Fun Fact: I had my first car accident as the driver when I was three!
On-Campus Involvement: Greek Life
Name: Madison Menz
Email: mm7475a@student.american.edu
Four Word Story: Midwesterner goes East Coast.
Hometown: Columbus, OH
Major: History, International Studies
Favorite Spot on Campus: Battelle Atrium
Languages Spoken: English
Fun Fact: I have a crooked middle finger due to a cheer accident.
Name: Mary Kate Fogarty
Email: mf6400a@student.american.edu
Four Word Story: Look at that puppy!
Hometown: Bethlehem, PA
Major: Public Health, Sociology
Favorite Spot on Campus: Battelle Atrium
Languages Spoken: English
Fun Fact: I have a twin brother who attends Lehigh University!
Name: Rachel Bassell
Email: rb5827a@student.american.edu
Four Word Story: Math, dog, coffee enthusiast
Hometown: Richmond, VA
Major: Math
Minor: Communication Studies
Favorite Spot on Campus: The patio behind SIS
Languages Spoken: English, German, Hebrew
Fun Fact: In all four years of high school I never repeated a outfit!
On-Campus Involvement: Math Club, Literary Magazine
Name: Katie Morgan
Email: km0835a@student.american.edu
Four Word Story: National Treasure is life.
Hometown: Somerdale, NJ
Major: History
Minor: Graphic Design
Languages Spoken: English, French
Fun Fact: I volunteer at the Smithsonians!
On-Campus Involvement: Student Historical Association, Society for Women’s History
Name: Tasmine Cullen
Email: tc2081a@student.american.edu
Four Word Story: Park-loving, coffee addict
Hometown: Cedarburg, WI
Major: Public Health
Minor: Health Promotion, Environmental Studies
Favorite Spot on Campus: Katzen
Languages Spoken: English
Fun Fact: I lived in India when I was in seventh grade.
On-Campus Involvement: Public Health Association, Greek Life, AU Chorus
Name: Grace Chitam
Email: tc7422a@student.american.edu
Four Word Story: Always down to eat.
Hometown: South Portland, ME
Major: Anthropology
Minor: Education Studies
Favorite Spot on Campus: Battelle Atrium
Languages Spoken: English, some Spanish
Fun Fact: I was born in Lusaka, Zambia and moved to the U.S. when I was 2!
On-Campus Involvement: EagleTHON, Greek Life
Name: Chelsea Greene
Email: cg6989a@student.american.edu
Four Word Story: Dancer, extra, funny, Beyoncé
Hometown: West Orange, NJ
Major: Elementary Education
Minor: Dance
Favorite Spot on Campus: Third floor of SOC
Languages Spoken: English
Fun Fact: I’m obsessed with Gordon Ramsay and he is the background on my phone.
On-Campus Involvement: AU Dance Company, ChoreoLab
Name: Hannah Camp
Email: hc0319a@student.american.edu
Four Word Story: Obsessed with Public Health!
Hometown: Chapel Hill, NC
Major: Public Health and Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies
Minor: Environmental Science
Favorite Spot on Campus: The amphitheater
Languages Spoken: English, some Spanish
Fun Fact: I was ranked 4th best in the country for double dutch!
Name: Madison Chapman
Email: mc4210b@student.american.edu
Four Word Story: Auditioning for life role
Hometown: Southington, CT
Major: Musical Theatre, K-12 Performing Arts Education
Favorite Spot on Campus: Greenberg Theater
Languages Spoken: English
Fun Fact: I am a Teaching Artist at Imagination Stage, a professional theatre company in Bethesda, Maryland.
On-Campus Involvement: AU Players, Fitness Instructor