Student ambassadors for 2021-2022 selected for Bumpers College
The Bumpers College 2021-2022 ambassador team.
Fourteen students representing specific areas of the Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food and Life Sciences have been chosen to serve as student ambassadors for 2020-2021.
Following an application and interview process, they were selected from different areas of the college to participate in on-campus and off-campus recruiting events, to assist the Dean’s office and events across the board. college, serve as college representatives, assist with retention. efforts and connect with students, assist with other recruiting functions, and share the philosophy and benefits of college enrollment with prospective students, parents and alumni.
The group includes:
- Golda Nunneley, Fayetteville, Co-Manager (Clothing Merchandising and Product Development)
- Laykyn Rainbolt, Marshall, Co-Director (Animal Science)
- Emory Johnson, Fayetteville, Department of Agriculture and Agri-Food Economics
- Madison Estepp, Prairie Grove, Department of Agricultural Education, Communication and Technology
- Haley Stanton, Little Rock, Department of Animal Sciences
- Tanner King, Marion, Department of Crop, Soil and Environmental Sciences
- Kaitlyn Hope, Hot Springs, Department of Food Sciences
- Isabella McPherson, Farmington, School of Environmental Humanities (Human Nutrition and Dietetics)
- Isabella Norsworthy, Farmington, Department of Horticulture
- Payton McGinnis, Navasota, Texas, Department of Poultry Science
- Emilee Block, Reeds, Missouri, international students (agricultural education, communications and technology)
- Cheyenne Britt, Sand Springs, Oklahoma, transfer students (agricultural education, communications and technology)
- Kole Rector, Greenland, specialized program (animal science)
- Logan Moss, Rosston, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (Agricultural Education, Communications & Technology)
Nunneley, Rainbolt, Hope and Moss were ambassadors in 2020-2021.
The Ambassadors report to Lucas Simmons, Senior Advisor and Student Experience Coordinator, and Dausen Duncan, Undergraduate Student Recruitment Coordinator.
“We look forward to this group joining the leadership ranks within the college for the coming year,” said Simmons. “The student perspective is of the utmost importance to us in recruiting and retaining students. As these Ambassadors have excelled throughout the past year, we hope to see them help us create student experiences that encourage, motivate and connect students to Bumpers resources. University.”
“I’m really so excited for this group,” Duncan said. “The selection process has been difficult due to the highly qualified applicants, but we are confident that this team of ambassadors will be the team that will propel the Bumpers College Ambassador program into the future and redefine the culture of what it means. be an ambassador for Bumpers College. I look forward to seeing what this group of student leaders will accomplish. ”
About the Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food and Life Sciences: Bumpers College offers life-changing opportunities to position and prepare graduates to be leaders in businesses associated with food, family, environment, agriculture, sustainability and the quality of human life; and who will be the prime candidates for employers looking for leaders, innovators, policy makers and entrepreneurs. The college is named after Dale Bumpers, a former governor of Arkansas and a longtime U.S. senator who made the state a prominent place in national and international agriculture. For more information on Bumpers College, visit our website and follow us on Twitter at @BumpersCollege and Instagram at BumpersCollege.
About the University of Arkansas: The University of Arkansas offers internationally competitive education to undergraduate and graduate students in over 200 college programs. The university brings new knowledge, economic development, basic and applied research and creative activity while providing services to academic and professional disciplines. The Carnegie Foundation ranks the University of Arkansas among just 3% of America’s colleges and universities with the highest level of research activity. US News and World Report ranks the University of Arkansas among its top US public research universities. Founded in 1871, the University of Arkansas comprises 10 colleges and schools and maintains a low student / faculty ratio that promotes personal attention and close mentorship.