Meet the Ambassadors

The Welcome Ambassadors International (WAI) are student leaders who are here to support incoming international students in their transition to campus life and a new cultural environment. You will connect with the WAIs throughout orientation and Syracuse Welcome!

PhotoNamePreferred NameMajor(s)HometownHome Country
Profile Picture TemplateTommy ChenTommyArts and Sciences (Undeclared)
Ni Chen headshotNi ChenChenInclusive Early Childhood and Special EducationShanghaiChina
Xiaoying Feng photoXiaoying FengXiaoyingMarketingFoshanChina
Prathu Garg headshotPrathu GargPrathuElectrical EngineeringMumbaiIndia
Zhijie Han headshotZhijie HanZhijieBiochemistryJilinChina
Ava Hu headshotAva HuAvaBroadcast and Digital JournalismBeijingChina
Anushree Jagdish headshotAnushree JagdishAnushreeMarketing & Supply Chain ManagementMumbaiIndia
Ashlyn Ji headshotChenxi JiAshlynAccounting & Information ManagementFrisco, TexasUnited States
Akash Kandarkar headshotAkash KandarkarAkashApplied Data SciencePuneIndia
Profile Picture TemplateYenChen LaiYenChenEntrepren & Emerg Enterprises
Coco Lee headshotChien Peng LeeCocoCommunication, Rhetorical Studies & GeographyShanghaiChina
Peipei Liu headshotPeipei LiuPeipeiTelevision, Radio & FilmWuhanChina
Qingyang Liu headshotQingyang LiuQingyangHuman Development and Family ScienceGuangzhouChina
Zeming Lu headshotZeming LuZemingFinanceShenzhenChina
Rihua Min headshotRihua MinRihuaSociology & PsychologyShanghaiChina
Giovanni Miniccui headshotGiovanni MinicucciGiovanniHispanic StudiesPescaraItaly
Namrata Patel headshotNamrata PatelNamrataApplied Data ScienceSuratIndia
Alex Snioch headshotAlexandra SniochAlexHealth and Exercise ScienceLeominster, MassachusettsUnited States
Tony Wang headshotTony WangTonyPsychology, BiologyBeijingChina
Hanyi Xu headshotHanyi XuHanyiAdvertising (minoring Computer Engineering)Ningbo China
Nan Yang headshotNan YangNanPublic health, NeuroscienceShanxiChina
Yuhan Zhang headshotYuhan ZhangYuhanPsychologyShijiazhuang, HebeiChina
Faustina Zhang headshotDaiqing ZhangFaustinaEnvironmental and Interior DesignBeijingChina
Maggie Zhao headshotSimeng ZhaoMaggieSelected Studeies in Education, PsychologyShenzhenChina
Jing Liang headshotJingqing LiangJingAnthropology BeijingChina
Whitney Welbaum headshotWhitney WelbaumWhitneyPublic RelationsBlacksburg, VirginiaUnited States