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Student Ambassadors

Welcome to the Fullerton College Student Ambassador page. Here you will find information on the program, application, and meet our current Student Ambassadors.

About

The Student Ambassador program features continuing Fullerton College students who enjoy sharing their knowledge of Fullerton College with high school students, fellow Fullerton College students, constituents, faculty, staff and the community. Fullerton College Student Ambassadors strive to encourage students, staff and community involvement in the mission of the college.

Meet the 2014-15 Student Ambassadors

Andru Estaras
Andru Estaras is a second year student at Fullerton College, where he is a History major. He was born in Manila, Philippines and came to the United States when he was eight. He is involved in Alpha Gamma Sigma, LAMBDA, and is currently the Vice President of PSSA. He enjoys being involved in the community, reading, and watching documentaries. He is a great chef when it comes to cooking Italian, French, and Filipino cuisines!

Danielle Ritchie
Danielle currently in her second year at Fullerton College, where she is majoring in Philosophy. She was previously a member of the Fullerton College Spirit Squad. In her free time, she enjoys dancing and hiking. She lives in Diamond Bar, where she enjoys catching lizards.

Daphne Ruiz 
Daphne is in her sixth semester at Fullerton College, where she is a Chicana/o Studies major. She is heavily involved throughout campus and the city of Anaheim. She plans to return to Fullerton College as a professor in the Ethnic Studies Department. Her interests include critical race theory, pop culture, and the educational system. Daphne pretends her real life is just a screenplay she’s writing.

Doan Truong
Doan is a second year at Fullerton College, where she is majoring in Biochemistry, with the goal of entering into sports medicine. She is involved with numerous groups across campus including the Honors College, the STEM Program, and the Speech and Debate Team. She enjoys hiking, running, and swimming. Every year before school starts, she has a 20-hour marathon of all the Harry Potter movies.

Apply to be a Student Ambassador!

Ambassador Guidelines:

 The Student Ambassadors will represent the College in a variety of ways. They will assist in programs off campus, they will attend college fairs/ local high schools and they will provide visitors with tours of the Fullerton College campus.

 The ideal Ambassador will have a passion for Fullerton College, will have been attending the college for at least two semesters and have a knowledge of the campus and what it offers. The ambassador must be outgoing and well-spoken.

 This is a paid position with a 1-year commitment. The Ambassador is required to commit 5-10 hours per week during the course of the fall and spring semester. The position will require the Ambassador to work during the day, evening and occasionally weekends.

 The Ambassador must be willing to travel locally, to support and represent Fullerton College and fulfill their duties as a representative of Fullerton College.

 Applications for the Ambassador position will be accepted the summer of the prior academic year. An Ambassador orientation will be held 2 weeks prior to the start of the new semester. After orientation, the students may begin fulfilling their roles as a Fullerton College Ambassador.

 Job Description:

Looking for Fullerton College students who are knowledgeable about the college and are comfortable representing the college on every level. You must be able to share your enthusiasm about how great FC is with those looking to attend the college. You must be comfortable with leading individuals and groups around the Fullerton College campus and share with them our programs, services and strengths as well as answer any questions they may have in a courteous and knowledgeable manner. Students will also be asked to represent the college at community events, on local campuses, at district events and more. Students will also speak to students of all ages and groups of all sizes. 

 We will work with each student’s schedule to ensure academic and ambassador responsibilities are met. This is a paid position, and students will receive payment upon completion of responsibilities.

 Ambassador Qualifications:

-       Be able to make a 1 year commitment to the Ambassador Program

-       Have a minimum GPA of 2.5

-       Be enrolled in a minimum of 12 units during the fall and spring semester

-       Must have attended at least 2 semesters at the college

-       Have excellent public speaking skills

-       Have outstanding interpersonal and communication skills

-       Have reliable transportation to and from Fullerton College, local high schools and community organizations

-       Being bilingual is an advantage, but not a requirement

 Ambassador Responsibilities:

College Ambassadors are the official student representatives and hosts of Fullerton College. They represent the college and our most important people.

 As a College Ambassador you will have certain responsibilities:

-       Leading campus tours

-       Attending and assisting with on and off campus events as well as events in the community

-       Working information booths at the start of the semester

-       Working at information tables during the semester

-       Participating in district and out-of-district high school workshops, classroom presentations and college fairs

-       Knowing the history of the college as well as current and upcoming events

-       Attending monthly College Ambassador Meetings

-       Contributing articles for the student blog/ Buzzy newsletter

-       Other duties as assigned

If you have any questions about the position, please contact the Office of Campus Communications at 714-992-7013.

Page last updated: 09/26/14 2:07 PM