International Admissions and Aid

International Student Ambassadors

The International Student Ambassadors (ISA) program is comprised of current student leaders. These students utilize their skills and knowledge to connect with prospective students, act as a resource for new students, and represent the Office of International Students and Scholars on campus. Email international@stthomas.edu if you want to get in contact with any of the ambassadors.

Hui-Shan (Arya) Chiu

Year: Exchange

Home Country: Taiwan

Languages Spoken: English, Taiwanese, Chinese Mandarin

Major: International Business

Favorite spot at St. Thomas: John Roach Center (JRC)

 

 

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Dominique Stewart

Year: First-Year

Home Country: Jamaica

Languages Spoken: English, Patois, French

Major: Actuarial Science

Favorite spot at St. Thomas: OISS!

 

 

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Duyen Su

Year: First-Year

Home country: Vietnam

Languages Spoken: Vietnamese, English

Major: Biochemistry

Favorite spot at St. Thomas: OISS definitely

 

 

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Si-Han (Hannah) Perng

Year: Exchange

Home country:Taiwan

Languages Spoken: Taiwanese, Chinese

Major: International Business

Favorite spot at St. Thomas: Anderson Student Center

 

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Minh Hieu Truong

Year: First-Year

Home Country: Vietnam

Languages Spoken: Vietnamese, English

Major: Biochemistry

Favorite spot at St. Thomas: Badminton club, OISS

 

 

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Hy Nguyen

Year: First-Year

Home Country: Vietnam

Languages Spoken: Vietnamese, English

Major: Mechanical Engineering

Favorite spot at St. Thomas: The View, ASC basement, Scooter's, OISS, my room

 

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Jenny Birkeland

Year: Sophomore

Home Country: Norway

Languages Spoken: Norwegian (Swedish and Danish), English, some French

Major: International Studies and Political Science

Favorite spot at St. Thomas:  third floorof Anderson Student Center, OISS ❤, and the Fitness Center

 

 

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Julie Tømmerberg

Year: Sophomore

Home Country: Norway

Languages Spoken: Norwegian (Swedish and Danish) and English

Major: General Business Management

Favorite spot in St. Thomas: The Loft!

 

 

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Laila Sheikh

Year: First-Year

Home Country: Kenya

Languages Spoken: English, Somali, Swahili

Major: Public Health

Favorite spot at St. Thomas: OISS and the Loft (coffee shop)

 

 

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Noel Vermaten

Year: Junior

Home country: The Netherlands

Languages Spoken: Dutch and English

Major: Marketing Management

Favorite spot at St. Thomas: 3rd floor of Anderson Student Center

 

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Sebastian Correal

Year: First-Year

Home Country: Colombia

Languages Spoken: English & Spanish

Major: Business Finance

Favorite spot at St. Thomas: South campus soccer field

 

 

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Sebastian Andres Lopez

Year: First-Year

Home Country: Ecuador

Languages Spoken: English & Spanish

Major: Business (entrepreneurship)

Favorite spot at St. Thomas: soccer field (it’s not the place, it’s the people)

 

 

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Sireen Bakkari

Year: Junior

Home Country: Saudi Arabia

Languages Spoken: Arabic, English

Major: Exercise Science

Favorite spot at St. Thomas: ASC and the library

 

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Sue Truong

Year: Junior

Homecountry: USA

Languages Spoken: English and Vietnamese

Major: Chemical Engineering

Favorite spot in St. Thomas: Scooter's in ASC

 

 

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Tonje Sønstabø

Year: Sophomore

Hometown: Norway

Languages Spoken: Norwegian, English, (Swedish & Danish) and a tiny bit of Spanish

Major: Biology (but very undecided)

Favorite spot in St. Thomas: wherever my friends are

 

 

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