Category: Orientation Programs as an Integral Support Service

International Student Ambassadors as Orientation Leaders

Thursday, Jun 1
2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Table 65

This poster presentation will discuss International Student Ambassadors serving as the liaison between staff and students during orientation. Student Ambassadors fulfill multiple requirements: they establish contact, are relatable, and reinforce student-staff relations.

Sharon Rodriguez Benarroch

Graduate Research Assistant / International Ambassador
University of Missouri-Kansas City
Kansas City, MO

Sharon Rodriguez Benarroch is a graduate student in Higher Education at the University of Missouri-Kansas City. She is also a Graduate Research Assistant for the department of Educational Leadership, Policy and Foundations as well as an International Student Ambassador. She has also served as an International Student Ambassador at Missouri Western State University where she obtained a Bachelor's of Science in Business Administration with a double major in Management and Marketing.