Diplomats

Current Diplomats

 

Helena Carvalho SchmidtHelena Caravlho-Schmidt
Hometown: Florianopolis, SC - Brazil 
Major
: English and Communication
Year: Junior

Here's an interesting fact! I was originally accepted into law school in Brazil. I gave up my spot to take creative writing classes at IPFW. Once I graduate, I want to attend grad school. By then, I intend to apply to an internship in the UN to acquire international experience. As far as hobbies, I am currently a member of several organizations, as well as the treasurer of the Brazilian Student Association. 




Arif ChowdhuryArif Chowdhury
Hometown: Dhaka, Bangladesh 
Major
: Electrical Engineering
Year: Senior

My full name is M. Arif Chowdhury, but everyone calls me Arif. I am the kind of person to whom you can come and share just about anything. I always feel good when I can contribute to people's lives. My hobbies are playing soccer, watching movies and playing video games. I also enjoy traveling. 




Amber DavenportAmber Davenport
Hometown: Indianapolis, Indiana 
Major
: Nursing
Year: Junior

I like to believe that I am a very caring person. I have always wanted to take care of people the best way I can. After college, I am hoping to be placed into the NICU to help sick newborn. I am also a huge anime and gaming fan! I cosplay, play games (such as League of Legends, Witcher 3, WoW, and so much more), go to anime conventions, and watch as much anime as I can. 




Deborah IdjokoDeborah
Hometown: Nigeria 
Major
: Biology/Pre-Med
Year: Junior

I am an international student here on campus. I love everything about the medical field and look forward to getting into it. During my spare time, I love listening to music, watching Ted Talks or hanging out with my friends. 




Eseosa IgbinijesuEseosa Igbinijesu
Hometown: Abuja, Nigeria 
Major
: Accounting
Year: Senior

I love being involved with as many campus activities as I can. It is a great way to meet new people. I am associated with the professional business fraternity Delta Sigma Pi. I also work as an Executive Assistant at IPSGA. In my free time, I love to read novels and watch TV shows. I am also a huge fan of cooking. Oh, and I like to sing. 




Ellen PasswaterEllen Passwater
Hometown: Waterloo, Indiana 
Major
: Elementary and Special Education
Year: Junior

My name is Ellen, but you can call me Elle. I am an elementary education major who currently works at the library because I absolutely love to read! I also enjoy wakeboarding and even surfing during my leisure time. 




Abrar RashidAbrar Rashid
Hometown: Dhaka, Bangladesh 
Major
: Mechanical Engineering
Year: Junior

I am very interested in the engineering program here at IPFW. I also like to be involved on campus through many different activities and to meet new people. You may also see me at IPFW Student Housing because I am one of the Resident Assistants as well. Outside of the classroom and work, I love to watch movies, take photos, travel and listen to music. 




Miriam Greidanus RomaneliMiriam Greidanus Romaneli
Hometown: Londrina, Brazil 
Major
: Psychology and Communication
Year: Junior

My interests are all over the place! I love psychology research, non-academic reading, watercolor painting, learning new languages, biking, and all things related to different cultures. A great thing about IPFW is that it has given me so many opportunities to do amazing activities, such as being a research assistant, presenting in different conferences, and being on the Model UN team. 




Kara ScobeyKara
Hometown: Ossian, Indiana 
Major
: Biology Pre-Med and Anthropology
Year: Junior

I am a student athlete participating in IPFW's track and field team. I also plan on joining the Navy to finish my orthopedic surgery training in the future. 





Farzana TarannumFarzana Tarannum
Hometown: Dhaka, Bangladesh 
Major
: Biology
Year: Junior

I am currently a junior pursing a bachelor's degree in Biology. I would like to attend pharmacy school after finishing my undergraduate studies. Getting to know new personalities and engaging with a diverse group of people has always been very enjoyable to me. 





Nicole Williams, Dean's Diplomats Coordinator20140131-Williams-Nicole-ED-002 copy
Hometown: Michigan City, Indiana 
Major
: Finance
Year: Senior

I love numbers and data entry, which is why I am in the financial field. My hobbies are singing, dancing, drawing, volunteer work and hanging out with friends! 





Robin Newman, Ed.M.Robin Linkedin2014
Title: Associate Dean of Students