Student AmbassadorsISSO Student Ambassadors are peer leaders and liaisons between the ISSO staff and the international student community. Student Ambassadors assist with front office support, student engagement, social media, marketing, and programming. The ISSO employs 2-3 ambassadors each academic year. For current openings, please see the Student Financial Services webpage on Student Job Opportunities.
Current Student Ambassadors
Eleftheria Topaloglou is an undergraduate international student in the class of 2024. She is originally from Pella, Greece, where she attended an American school and studied to make her dream of studying in the US come true. She came to Brandeis two years ago to study Neuroscience and Business. Eleftheria plans to pursue a career in neuromarketing, a field rapidly evolving in business. In her free time, she likes dancing ballet and playing tennis. Apart from being an ISSO Ambassador, she is also a Brandeis Sustainability Ambassador. She is very passionate about environmentalism and citizen science. She decided to become an ISSO student Ambassador because she loves helping other international students, since she is an international student herself and has to deal with similar situations.
Ji Chen is an undergraduate international student in the class of 2023. She is majoring in Anthropology and Linguistics with a minor in IGS. Outside of the classroom, she works as a Chinese tutor and a research assistant, as well as an Undergraduate Departmental Representative (UDR) for the Anthropology Department. In her free time, she likes to explore different cultures through learning new languages, traveling, visiting museums, and tasting food from all over the world. As a student ambassador, she is excited to promote different cultures at Brandeis and share her cross-cultural experiences.