Study Abroad student Elizabeth Koslov has been nominated by Student Affairs and the Internship Office, and accepted into the British Council Student Ambassador program for the 2007-2008 academic year
will be representing the British Council
and UK Study Abroad at George Washington University
in the United States as an official member of this elite group of students.
This is a very prestigious honour for both Elizabeth
and Richmond University
, as applicants will serve as a point person for anyone interested in studying in the UK from their home university.
Student Ambassadors are US students who have recently returned from studying abroad on a summer, semester or year-long program at a British university.
They work with their US University's
Study Abroad Office to increase awareness of the educational opportunities in the UK by organizing student events and presentations on their college campus.
will liaise with George Washington University
and volunteer in the study abroad office, help out at study abroad fairs, answer questions from students and organize her
She will also be on the British Council webpage, and act as a contact for anyone who would like to ask questions about studying in the UK!
studied at Richmond University
in the summers of 2005 and 2006, and will return to work in London with BUNAC in the summer of 2007.
is originally from Ithaca, New York.
is majoring in Communication Studies and Spanish Literature, and is currently studying abroad in Madrid, Spain.
She hopes to return to the UK next year to pursue a graduate degree in Cultural Studies.
first came to London looking forward to living and learning in an exciting international city, and has grown to love the unique culture, history and diversity of the UK.
is thrilled to have an opportunity as a British Council
Student Ambassador to introduce other students to the unrivalled excitement and lifelong benefits of studying in the UK.