YYGS Alumni Ambassadors

YYGS Alumni Ambassadors employ a little extra creativity when sharing information about the program. We really appreciate the time and energy our alumni put into helping YYGS become a more global program.

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Student reflections from 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2016.
The students below all participated in the Yale Young Global Scholars Program and have volunteered to share their experiences in the program in their own words, including their best memories, what they learned, and how their perspectives changed–in large and small ways.

2013


Nitisha Baronia ‘13
California, USA
Video


Ju Chao ‘13
Chengdu, China
Video


Sophie Davidson ‘13
London, UK
Video


Christopher D’Urso ‘13
New Jersey, USA
Video


Akhila Roy Chowdhury ‘13
Bangalore, India

Alex Pont ‘13
Barcelona, Spain
Video


Sky Swanson ‘13
London, UK


Julian Adler ‘13
New York, USA
Video

2014      

Matthew Parodi ’13
Kansas, USA

Deanna Ford ‘13
New York, USA

Danielle Stephenson ‘14
Guam, USA
Video


Viktor Evtimov ‘14
Bulgaria
Video


Marisela Neff ‘14
New York, USA
Video

Bernice Delos Reyes ‘14
Manila, Philippines
Video

Jessica Yilei Han
‘14
Shanghai, China


Shannon Hong ‘14
California, USA
Video


Muhammad Rafay Ahmad ‘14
Pakistan
Video

Jessica Zhang ‘14
Sydney, Australia
Video


Tyler Kee ‘14
Arkansas, USA
Video


Soramon Chaichan ‘14
Nakhon Ratchasima Province, Thailand
Video

2015      


Calista Dominy ‘14
PA, USA
Blog, YYGS FB album, Flyers


Anna Chulack ‘15
London, UK
Video, Info Session
 


Sophia Wakeling ‘15
Australia
YYGS FB album
News


Eric Tsai ‘15
Guangzhou, China
Co-Head of YYGS Alumni Network in China
 


Sophia Peng ‘15
Beijing, China
Co-Head of YYGS Alumni Network in China
 


Yuancong Xie ‘15
Beijing, China
Article


Jasmin Lee ‘15
New York, USA
Reflection video
Tribute video


Sara Kljajic
Serbia
Blog
Info session, social media

 


Kelsey Thomas ‘15
Nebraska, USA
Article, Social media, flyers
 


Ananya Singh ‘15
India
Article, Info session, social media, flyers

Safia Southey ‘15
New York, USA
YYGS FB album

Mathieu Sabbagh ‘15
Luxembourg
Blog, Video, Flyers


Ingrid Pan ‘15
California, USA
Article, Video Tribute, FB album, Flyers

Yinuo Zhang ‘15
Beijing, China
FB album, Blog Post, Video


Ben Rhee ‘15
New York, USA
Blog, Flyers, Social Media


Shlesha Ajay Van ‘15
Ghana
3 Info sessions, YYGS Mentoring, Flyers


Victor Padilla ‘15
Guatemala
Info Session, Social Media, Emailing
 


Varun Jain ‘15
Singapore
Flyers, Social Media, Info Session
 


Thea Rosenberg ‘15
Norway
Blog Post, FB Album, Flyers


Molly McCammon ‘15
Washington, USA
Video, Info Session, Blog Post


Mahder Takele Teshome ‘15
Ethiopia
Info Session, Article, Flyers


Abdoul Aziz Sandotin Coulibaly ‘15
Cote D’Ivoire
Video, Info Session,
Article, Flyers
 

Calandra Matoushaya ‘15
Zimbabwe
Blog Post, Info Session, Flyers


Jordan Pilant ‘15
Florida, USA
Article in school paper, Social Media, Contact names
 


Gevorg Khandamiryan ‘15
Armenia
Information Session, Social Media, Blog Post
 


Samuel Lin ‘15
California, USA
Information Session, FB Album, Social Media

Alexander De Jesus ‘15
Massachusetts, USA
Information Sessions, Flyers, FB Album
 


Anna Gleason ‘15
Connecticut, USA
Information Session, Flyers, Blog Post
 


Arpit Kalla ‘15
India
Video, Information Session, Social Media
 


Fanny Wahlberg ‘15 Sweden
Information Session, Flyers, Social Media
 

Nathaniel Steenhuis ‘15
Hungary
Information Session, Flyers, FB Album
 

Lindsay Meyerson ‘15
Connecticut, USA
Video, Blog Post, Flyers
 


Gibson Munene ‘15
Kenya
Article, Information Session, Flyers

Jihyun Celine Kim ‘15
South Korea
Flyers, Information Session, Social Media
 

Saloni More YYGS-Beijing ‘16
Thailand
Article, Video, Contacts
 

Adrienne Coslick ‘16
Connecticut, USA
FB Album, Blog Post, Flyers

2016      


Rachna Shah ‘16
Illinois, USA
Flyers, Social Media, Blog Post
 

Anne-Marie Abban-Demitrus ‘16
Ghana
Article, Information Session, Blog Post, Video

Mackenzie Winton ‘16
England
Blog Post, Flyers, Social Media

Samridhi Shoor YYGS-Singapore ‘16
India
Blog, Newspaper article, Contact info


Amanda Li ‘16
MA, USA
Blog Post, FB Album, Flyers
 


Momina Khurram YYGS-Singapore ‘16
Pakistan
Testimonial, Newspaper, Contact info

Grace Masback ‘16
OR, USA
Video, Blog Posts, Flyers, Social Media


Semigabo Arnold ‘16
Rwanda
Information Session, Video, Flyers


Yiou Long YYGS-Singapore ‘16
Singapore
Blog, Article in local newspaper, List of Contacts, List School Contacts

Alyx van der Vorm ‘16
United Kingdom
3 Information Sessions, Flyers, Social Media

Hanci Lei ‘16
CA, USA
Information Session, Flyers,
Blog


Jackson Richter ‘16
NY, USA
Blog, Video, Flyers


Hind Zahour ’16
Morocco
Video, Article, Blog


Mika Kayiranga ’16
Rwanda
Blog, Information Session, Flyers


Edoardo Bianchini YYGS-Beijing ‘16
Italy
Article, Information Session, List of Contacts

Mahpara Qadri
YYGS-Beijing ‘16
Pakistan
Article, Information session, Emails


Victoria Kotsen ‘16
NJ, USA
Video, Article, FB Album

Tong Ling ‘16
China
Information Session, Flyers, Social Media


Bodo Lee ‘16
Az, USA
Information Session, Blog, Flyers, Article in school paper
 


Lili Naómi Zemplényi ‘16
Hungary
Article in school magazine, Information Session, Video
 


Andrea Schlitt ‘16
CA, USA
Video, Photo Album, Blog Post


Helena Źródłowska ‘16
Poland
Video, American Corner FB post, Social Media


Clara Nevins ‘16
CA, USA
Blog Post, FB Album, School Paper article


Jasmine Chen ‘16
Australia
Blog Post, Flyers, Information Session


Grace Baghdadi ‘16
France
Blog Post, Video, Information Session


Abdul Moiz ‘16
Pakistan
Blog Post

Download Abdul’s “Application Tips and What to Expect at YYGS Guidebook” >>


Marcelo Piccoloto ‘16
Brazil
Five information sessions, Flyers, Video
 


Arianna De Petris ‘16
Italy
Information Session, FB Album, Flyers, Video

Anushka Gupta YYGS-Singapore ‘16
Information Session, FB Album, Article, Video


David Vijatovic ‘16
Serbia
Flyers, Article for local newspaper, Information Session

Nicole To ‘16
Australia
Blog Post, School newspaper article, Video for information session


Mulham Najajreh ‘16
Palestine
Information Session, Flyers, Social Media

Matus Kopunec ‘16
Slovakia
Information Session, Flyers, FB Album

 


Hannah Shanley 
YYGS-Singapore ‘16
PA, USA
Information Session, Flyers, Video


Mayukh Ghosh ‘16
India
Information Session, Flyers, Social Media


Zimeng (Lily) Liu ‘15 and ‘16
China
Information Session at school and YCB, 2016 Director of the Humans of YYGS page, FB Album


Aya Somai ‘16
Tunisia
Information Session, Social Media, Blog Post


Brigham McKee ‘16
MA, USA

Information Session, FB Album, Flyers


Angie Luo ’16
Canada
Information Session, Blog Post, Social Media

Se Hyeon Park ‘16
NJ, USA
Information Session, Blog Post, Flyers

Yuhan Li ‘16
China
Information Session, Video, Article

Nikolaos Kipouros ‘16
Greece
Information Session, Article in school magazine, Social Media


Olivia Steigbigel ‘16
CT, USA
Information Session, Flyers, Video

David Guzman ‘16
Mexico
Information Session, FB Album, Flyers


Rodrigo Guerra ‘16
TX, USA
Information Session, Video, Flyers, Social Media

Vivian Chiang ‘16
CA, USA
Information Session, FB album, Flyers, Video


Nuhamin Tekle ‘16
Ethiopia
Information Session, Blog Post, Flyers

Hayk Arabyan ‘16 
Armenia Information Session, Blog Post, Article


Phyllis Mugadza ‘16
Zimbabwe
Information Session, Application workshop, Flyers, Video