Major: Tourism Recreation Adventure Leadership with a focus on Outdoor Recreation Management
Hometown: Forest Grove, Oregon
In my free time, I like to: Go on a hike, crochet and read.
Ask Me About: Transferring with an Associates Degree from Portland Community College. Being involved within clubs and activities on campus.
Hometown: San Diego, CA
Major: Natural Resources with an option in Ecological Restoration, minor in Chemistry
Level: Second year post-baccalaureate
In my free time, I like to: This is a hard choice. I’d probably head out to the mountains to hike with my two dogs or head to the coast to surf.
Ask Me About: Taking remote classes, taking a full year of Chemistry and Biology simultaneously, my experience hiking the John Muir Trail and Monarch butterflies
Major: Natural Resources and Sustainability double major
Hometown: Torrance, CA
In my free time, I like to: I love everything outdoors, hiking, camping, backpacking, and taking pictures of my experiences!
When I graduate, I hope to: Be a part of something greater than myself!
My advice for incoming students: Don’t feel forced to have a certain college experience; do what you want to do and be who you want to be. Take advantage of office hours and help desks! Professors and advisors are there to help!
What I like most about my major: The community is amazing. All the professors have been the nicest people. Even before I was in her class, Dr. D’Antonio took time to meet with me and help me create my Individual Specialty Option.
Major: Natural Resources with an option in Conservation Law Enforcement.
Hometown: San Diego, CA
In my free time, I like to: Take long walks, listen to music, run, hike, and embroider.
When I graduate, I hope to: Work as a game warden or law enforcement ranger and spend time exploring the outdoors. And get a dog!
My advice for incoming students: It’s easy to feel like an outsider, and it may be tempting to fade into the background and not put yourself out there. Just remember - you belong here!
What I like most about my major: Being from southern California, I was unsure if I was a good fit for the College of Forestry. Plot twist - I am! Everyone I interact with is kind and welcoming, and the classes are great.
Major: Tourism Recreation Adventure Leadership with a focus on Recreation Management
Hometown: Corvallis, Oregon transplant (I have lived in 5+ states)
In my free time I like to: hike, cliff jump, snorkel, ride horses, travel, jog, sing, bake, read, do yoga, rock climb/boulder, and ride my bike. Also what is free time? I am a new mom.
Ask Me About: My role as a non-traditional student by having a baby while attending school full time and transferring into the College of Forestry with an Associate of Arts degree. My experience with the Leadership Academy that builds professional skills and exploring Canada during a faculty-led study abroad experience where we studied the relationship between salmon and the forest management system in comparison to Oregon.
College of Forestry Ambassadors serve as student representatives for the College of Forestry (COF) at Oregon State University. Ambassadors represent the College at a variety of events and programs that support College recruitment, marketing, student services, advising, international programs, experiential education, and alumni, donor and industry relations. Ambassadors assist with on- and off- campus functions, participate in professional conferences, attend alumni and industry events, and give forestry presentations and campus tours.
- Be known to and supportive of other students in the College of Forestry.
- Promote College of Forestry undergraduate programs in the region.
- Advance the mission of the College of Forestry and increase the awareness of COF to various communities.
- Positively represent the College of Forestry with stakeholders, in the forestry and natural resources professional community, and within OSU.
- Support all Ambassador team members in their own individual work, efforts, and goals as well of those of the collective group.