Scarlet Ambassadors

Meet our Scarlet Ambassadors who will be your guides when you come to campus. 


Avina R.

Class of 2019

Cell Biology and Neuroscience

Morganville, NJ

Abnormal Psychology

Honors College, Rutgers Women in Neuroscience, Alternative Breaks, Rutgers American Medical Student Association

Spinal Cord Injury

Josh B.

Class of 2018


 Randolph, NJ

 Financial Management or Investment Analysis 

 Alpha Epsilon Psi Fraternity, Intramural/Club Sports, Rutgers Hillel and Chabad

 Cisco Systems, Salesforce, Rutgers Athletics Marketing

Andrea D.

Class of 2017 (B.A.) / 2018 (M.Ed.)

Edison, NJ

Ginger Sesame Flank Steak on Busch Campus

Rutgers American Sign Language Club, Rutgers Italian Club, Future Teachers Association

Astha S.

Class of 2017

Cell Biology and Neuroscience

Edison, NJ

Hindu Philosophy

Undergraduate Research, Douglass Residential College, Scarlet Honor Council, Red Pine Ambassador, Sigma Delta Phi

Matt S.

Class of 2019

 Supply Chain Management with Spanish Minor

 Princeton Junction, NJ

 SAS Honors Program Ambassador, New Student Orientation Leader, Chi Psi Fraternity

Allison S.

Class of 2019

Supply Chain Management

Clifton, NJ

Turkey burger with avocado, mozzarella, and mushrooms from the burger bar on Livingston!

Douglass Residential College, Honors Program, Project Manager in Enactus

Badal S.

Class of 2018

Cell Biology and Neuroscience

Colonia, NJ

Byrne Seminar: Mind-Body Approaches to Managing Stress

SAS Honors Program, Alpha Epsilon Delta, Habitat for Humanity Executive Board Member, Rutgers Christmas Club, Rutgers Dance Marathon, Intramural Volleyball

Anxiety and Substance Abuse

Carly K.

Class of 2019

Finance and Math

Voorhees, NJ

Byrne Seminar: Can We Prevent Financial Crises?

Honors College Ambassador and Mentor, Road to Wall Street, Little Investment Bankers of Rutgers, Running Club, Women BUILD

Finance Intern at Johnson & Johnson (Summer 2017)

Danielle R.

Class of 2017


Edison, NJ

Sea Change and the Jersey Shore

The Pasta Station!

Rutgers Dance Marathon, Alternative Breaks, Public Relations Student Society of America, Project Sunshine

A'nasia W.

Class of 2017

Exercise Science (Applied Kinesiology)

Maplewood, NJ

Douglass Residential College, ODASIS, Douglass Divas

Emily F.

Class of 2019


Auburn, MA

A Wonderful Life: Genes and Evolution

Phi Delta Epsilon, Give Where You Live, Honors College

Emily C.

Class of 2018

 Communication with a Specialization in Public Relations

Cherry Hill, NJ

Livingston Dining Hall Cheese Fries

Phi Sigma Sigma, New Student Orientation, Dance Marathon

Michael A.

Class of 2017

Journalism and Media Studies

 Africana Studies and Digital Communication, Information, and Media (DCIM)

Maplewood, NJ

Verbal Mayhem Poetry Collective, New Student Orientation, Marketing Team

Elizabeth A.

Class of 2017


History and Women & Gender Studies

Wyndmoor, PA

Writing the 21st Century

Livingston Theater Company Assistant Artistic Director, Honors Program Peer Mentor Board, Original Play Festival Coordinator at Cabaret Theater

Emily R.

Class of 2017

Human Resource Management & Labor Studies and Employment Relations

Elizabeth, NJ

Career Management

Intervarsity Christian Fellowship, International Justice Mission

Joe V.

Class of 2018

Cell Biology and Neuroscience

Clifton, NJ

Byrne Seminar: Of Tinman and Scarecrow: Understanding the Heart and Brain

Phi Delta Epsilon, Rutgers Dance Marathon, Rutgers Global Brigades, Rutgers Christmas Club

 Research Associate at Hackensack University Medical Center

Kofi A.

Class of 2017

Public Health

Health and Society

Irvington, NJ

FIGS Instructor, RU Twese, Residence Life

Assistant at the Institute for Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research

Bridget Y.

Class of 2017

 Chemical Engineering, German Minor

 Haddonfield, NJ

 Takeout Breakfast

 Society of Women Engineering, SoE Honors Academy, Rutgers Engineering Honors Council, Summer Abroad in Berlin, Intramural Soccer, SoE EOF Counselor

Kristen F.

Class of 2018


Tustin, CA

The Burger Bar at Livingston

Alpha Gamma Delta, Public Relations Student Society of America, Dance Marathon

5W Public Relations, Harvey and Company, LLC, American Red Cross

Tyler A.

Class of 2018

Biomedical Engineering

Business Administration

Pewaukee, WI

Zeta Beta Tau, Out of State Student Organization, Dance Marathon, Engineers Without Borders Guatemala Project

Shiv V.

Class of 2018

 Cell Biology and Neuroscience

 West Windsor, NJ

 Anything at Brower, especially Salad Bar and Stir-Fry

 MARK Conference, Federal Reserve Challenge (2016 National Champions), Rutgers Undergraduate Mathematics Association, Rutgers Economics Society

 Banking Supervision

Joanna S.

Class of 2018


 Tinton Falls, NJ

 Poison Management and Drug Abuse

 Residence Life (RA), Trooper Turtles, EMSOP Curriculum Committee, #STEMHerstoryRU

 Manuscript on ACE Inhibitors in Post-Transplant Erythrocytosis 

Janai H.

Class of 2017

 Biological Sciences

 Bowie Maryland

 Lo mein and rotisserie chicken at Livingston

 West Indian Student Organization, Black Student Union, Curly in College


Jess D.

Class of 2019

 Exercise Science: Applied Kinesology and Statistics

 Williamstown, NJ

 Dance Marathon, Habitat for Humanity

Kate B.

Class of 2018

 Geography, Environmental Geomatics

 Gilbert, AZ

 Scripts and Script Writing (Honors Seminar about the origin or writing systems)

 Livingston Theater Company General Board, Phi Mu, Environmental Planning and Design Club Executive Board, Honors Program

 Water Quality in Relation to Land Use Around Streams, Food Deserts, and Environments of Urban NJ Cities


Class of 2019

 Political Science and Economics

 Ladera Ranch, CA

 Chi Psi Fraternity, Rutgers Model UN/Model Congress, Rutgers Men's Club Lacrosse, Dance Marathon

 U.S. House of Representatives

Sam J.

Class of 2019

 Dance and Exercise Science

 Edison, NJ

 Cook to Order Omelettes 

 Douglass Residential College, Project Sunshine


Haille T.

Class of 2017

 Business Analytics and Information Technology (BAIT) and Marketing

 Rancho Santa Margarita, CA


 Rutgers Out of State Student Organization, Douglass Residential College. Rutgers No More


Jordan C.

Class of 2018

 History and Political Science

 Manalapan, NJ

 Introduction to Oral History

 Scarlet Council, Rutgers Riot Squad, Geek Week Planning Committee, College Avenue Players, Intramural Soccer

 History of Jews at Rutgers

Katie S.

Class of 2018

 Supply Chain Management

 Clifton, NJ


 Rutgers University Planning Association (RUPA), Intramural Volleyball, Christmas Club, Baking Club, Italian Club

Internship: Macy's Intern (Summer 2017)

Julia F.

Class of 2017

 Journalism and Media Studies with a specialization in sports

 West Hills, CA

 Chicken nuggets and french fries

 Out of State Student Organization, Intramural Sports, Dance Marathon

Student Affairs Marketing and Communications Media Team

Matt F.

Class of 2017


 Robbinsville, NJ

 Global Money Markets and Institutions

 Dance Marathon, Chi Psi Fraternity, Intra-Fraternity Council, Rutgers Road to Wall Street

 Merrill Lynch Summer Analyst


Amanda V.

Class of 2017


Union, NJ

Douglass Orientation Committee, Delta Gamma, Douglass Residential College

Laura D.

Class of 2019


 Marlboro, NJ


 Pasta with vodka sauce


Kayla L.

Class of 2017

 Human Resource Management

 Pembroke Pines, FL

 Finance for Personal and Professional Success

 Delta Gamma Sorority, Rutgers Christmas Club, West Indian Student Organization

 Heart, Body, and Mind Home Care

Matt F.

Class of 2018

 Cell Biology and Neuroscience and Psychology

Hawthorne, NJ

 Molecular Genetics

 Catholic Student Association, Residence Life, Knights' Watch Campus Safety Campaign

 Collaborative Neuroscience: Acute & Chronic Spinal Cord Injuries and Epilepsy


Nina D.

Class of 2017

 Masters of Social Work 

 Long Valley, NJ

 Delta Gamma Sorority


Shantell M.

Class of 2018

 Psychology with a minor in Public Policy

 Ewing, NJ

 The Voice Magazine, Rutgers New Student Orientation, Douglass Residential College


Sierra G.

Class of 2018

 Information Technology and Informatics (5-year Masters Program)

 Wantage, NJ

 Leadership in Digital Contexts

 Women in ITI, Teaching Assistant, Aresty Research Center Research Assistant, Jersey Cares Volunteer, SCREAM Theatre

 Cyberbullying (Developed a preventative plan for grades 6-12 through Rutgers Discovery Informatics Institute)


Allie A.

Class of 2017

Theater Arts and Journalism & Media Studies

 Howell, NJ

 Brower Tater Tots!

 Livingston Theater Company, Cabaret Theater, Dance Marathon

 NBC News in New York City

Shae W.

Class of 2017


 Medford, NJ

 Abnormal Psychology

 Colleges Against Cancer, Relay for Life, Abnormal Psychology Undergrad Teaching Assistant, Global Ambassador, Study Abroad - Australia

Intern at Arista Counseling, Research Assistant at Cognitive Development Lab

Peter D.

Class of 2019

 Biological Sciences

 Neptune City, NJ


 Robert Wood Johnson Volunteering, Catholic Students Association, Honors College, American Medical Student Association

 Spinal Cord Injury


Allison K.

Class of 2018

 Biological Sciences

 Lake Oswego, OR

 History of Rock and Culture (taught by the former CEO of Atlantic Records!)

 Delta Gamma Sorority, Rutgers Hillel, Out of State Student Organization

Joy A.

Class of 2018

 Masters in Human Resource Management

 Chicago, IL

 Dancers of Liberated Praise, Residence Life Assistant, Douglass Residential College

Sam D.

Class of 2018

 Urban Planning and Design

 South Burlington, VT

 Graphical Communication for Planners

 New Student Orientation and Family Programs, Residence Life (Apartment Assistant) Omega Phi Alpha

Ashtyn G.

Class of 2017

 Biological Sciences

 Great Neck, NY

Stir Fry at College Avenue

 Residence Life, Mu Beta Psi, Rutgers Hillel, Livingston Theater Company, Douglass Residential College

Sarah R.

Class of 2017 / 2018

 Psychology/Graduate School of Education: Elementary and Special Education

 Shamong, NJ

 King Neptune Night...Lobster!

 Rutgers Varsity Field Hockey, New Student Orientation and Family Programs, Rutgers Alternative Breaks