Student Ambassadors

ISSO 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 3-4 ambassadors each academic year. For current openings, please see the Student Financial Services webpage on Student Job Opportunities.

Current Student Ambassadors

Akim Sanni ’21


Akim Sanni is an undergraduate international student in the class of 2021. He was born and raised in Cotonou, Benin in a big family of eight children, but five years ago decided to pursue his passion both academically and athletically in the United States. He came to the United States his sophomore year of high school with an eagerness to learn a new language and culture. After graduating high school he decided to attend Brandeis because of its great academic and athletic programs. Akim wishes to pursue a degree in Business and a double minor in Economics and French. Akim is very curious and highly active both on and off the basketball court. Moreover, he is a Wein International Scholar and also a French and Francophone department UDR. As a student ambassador, he is passionate about helping international student understanding the American culture.