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Student Ambassadors

Rogelio Arregiun-Mancera
  • Rogelio Arregiun-Mancera
  • Hometown: Colorado Springs, CO
  • Major: Construction Management
  • Graduation Year: Spring 2019
  • Involvements on Campus: Alpha Psi Lambda, Ballet Folklorico, Residence Life and Housing-Resident Assistant, President’s Leadership Program (PLP)
  • Favorite Class: Geology
  • Favorite Movie: Under the Same Moon
  • Favorite Ice Cream: Fruita Seca (Dry Fruit)
  • Favorite Music Genre: Rock
  • Favorite TV Show: Dragon Ball Z
  • Favorite Sports Team: Denver Broncos
  • Favorite Card/Board Game: Monopoly
  • Harry Potter House: Hufflepuff
  • Interesting Fact About You: I dance Ballet Folklorico.
  • Favorite place in Pueblo: The Nature and Raptor Center and the surrounding trail.
  • One thing you wish you knew before starting CSU-Pueblo: That I would change my major and how awesome Construction management is.
Nadia Crowley
  • Nadia Crowley
  • Hometown: Aurora, CO
  • Major: Psychology
  • Graduation Year: Spring 2021
  • Involvements on Campus: Alpha Sigma Alpha, First Generation College Student Mentor Program, Jazz Choir, Greek Council, 2018 New Student Orientation Team
  • Favorite Class: Human Development, Anatomy
  • Favorite Movie: All of the Harry Potters, 50 1st Dates, Garfield
  • Favorite Ice Cream: Birthday Cake Blue Bunny
  • Favorite Music Genre: R&B
  • Favorite TV Show: Vampire Diaries
  • Favorite Sports Team: CSU-Pueblo ThunderWolves
  • Favorite Card/Board Game: Monopoly, UNO, Taboo
  • Harry Potter House: Ravenclaw
  • Interesting Fact About You: I make bracelets out of can tops.
  • Favorite place in Pueblo: The Riverwalk
  • One thing you wish you knew before starting CSU-Pueblo: I wish I had known to purchase a voice recorder.
Psalms Doucettperry
  • Psalms Doucettperry
  • Hometown: Ewa Beach, HI
  • Major: Biology
  • Graduation Year: Spring 2021
  • Involvements on Campus: Black Student Union (BSU), Cru
  • Favorite Class: German
  • Favorite Movie: The Last Five Years
  • Favorite Ice Cream: Cookies N' Cream
  • Favorite Music Genre: Anything but Country
  • Favorite TV Show: Grey's Anatomy
  • Favorite Sports Team: Denver Broncos
  • Favorite Card/Board Game: LIFE
  • Harry Potter House: Hufflepuff
  • Interesting Fact About You: I love acting.
  • Favorite place in Pueblo: The Mesa Drive-Inn
  • One thing you wish you knew before starting CSU-Pueblo: I wish I knew about all the clubs and organizations there were to be involved in!
Shaylene Esquivel
  • Shaylene Esquivel
  • Hometown: Lamar, CO
  • Major: Social Work
  • Graduation Year: Fall 2020
  • Involvements on Campus: Resident Assistant, Intramural Sports, First Generation College Student Mentor Program
  • Favorite Class: Chicano Studies
  • Favorite Movie: Holes
  • Favorite Ice Cream: Reese Peanut Butter Cup
  • Favorite Music Genre: Pop, Country, Hip-Hop
  • Favorite TV Show: Friday Night Lights
  • Favorite Sports Team: Wichita State Men's Basketball
  • Favorite Card/Board Game: What Do you Meme?
  • Harry Potter House: Slytherin
  • Interesting Fact About You: I have major OCD.
  • Favorite place in Pueblo: My favorite place in Pueblo is Hobby Lobby. I love all the craft supplies hey have because I love doing crafts in my spare time, along with the home interior!
  • One thing you wish you knew before starting CSU-PuebloI was super shy and was terrible at asking for help because I thought “they aren’t going to have time just to help me,” but once I did I saw a major change not only academically, but in myself too. Now I’m not afraid to ask for help and I am grateful that people are there for help me whether it be with homework or school/financial aid stuff.
  • Anything else you would like us to know about you: I'm shy at first, but I'm comfortable my true colors show!
Shelbi Gillispie
  • Shelbi Gillispie
  • Hometown: Pueblo, CO
  • Major: Psychology
  • Graduation Year: Spring 2018
  • Involvements on Campus: Alpha Sigma Alpha, I Am That Girl, National Society of Leadership and Success
  • Favorite Class: Abnormal Psychology
  • Favorite Movie: Any of the Harry Potters!
  • Favorite Ice Cream: Cookie Dough/ Cookies 'N Cream
  • Favorite Music Genre: Classic Rock and Christmas
  • Favorite TV Show: Parks and Rec
  • Favorite Sports Team: Team USA Volleyball
  • Favorite Card/Board Game: Trouble
  • Harry Potter House: Hufflepuff
  • Interesting Fact About You: It might be gross but I can touch my tongue to my nose.
  • Favorite place in Pueblo: I love the whole city of Pueblo in general because its been my home for the last 18 years!
  • One thing you wish you knew before starting CSU-Pueblo: That college is hard and I wish I was a little more prepared for it.
Brianna Heifner
  • Brianna Heifner
  • Hometown: Canon City, CO
  • Major: Biology Education
  • Graduation Year: Fall 2020
  • Involvements on Campus: President’s Leadership Program (PLP), National Society of Leadership and Success, Tri-Beta, El Rio Student Research Journal, Speech and Debate Club
  • Favorite Class: Genetics
  • Favorite Movie: One of them is Split
  • Favorite Ice Cream: Rocky Road
  • Favorite Music Genre: Classic Rock or 2000’s Hip Hop
  • Favorite TV Show: That 70's Show is one of them
  • Favorite Sports Team: Denver Broncos
  • Favorite Card/Board Game: Cards Against Humanity
  • Harry Potter House: Gryffindor
  • Interesting Fact About You: I am afraid of giraffes.
  • Favorite place in Pueblo: I like the downtown area, because there is good food.
  • One thing you wish you knew before starting CSU-Pueblo: That I could have placed out of certain classes.
Kristina Hilliard
  • Kristina Hilliard
  • Hometown: Many, LA
  • Major: Wildlife and Natural Resource Management (Terrestrial) & Mass Communications (Electronic Media)
  • Graduation Year: Spring 2019
  • Involvements on Campus: Honors Society, Orientation Leader, Financial Aid, Athletics, Revolution 89 (REV)
  • Favorite Class: American Sign Language
  • Favorite Movie: Tombstone
  • Favorite Ice Cream: Chocolate
  • Favorite Music Genre: Country and Modern
  • Favorite TV Show: Night Shift
  • Favorite Sports Team: LSU Tigers
  • Favorite Card/Board Game: Cards Against Humanity
  • Harry Potter House: Slytherin
  • Interesting Fact About You: I'm from Louisiana.
  • Favorite place in Pueblo: Coors Tavern because of the sloppers.
  • One thing you wish you knew before starting CSU-Pueblo: Clubs and organizations.
Jeremy Hunt
  • Jeremy Hunt
  • Hometown: Houston, TX
  • Major: Mass Communications (Integrated Communications)
  • Graduation Year: Spring 2018
  • Involvements on Campus: Collegiate Football Athlete, TRiO Talent Search Peer Mentor
  • Favorite Class: Psychology
  • Favorite Movie: Cars
  • Favorite Ice Cream: Cookie Dough
  • Favorite Music Genre: Trap
  • Favorite TV Show: Dragon Ball Z
  • Favorite Sports Team: Houston Texans, Rockets, Astros
  • Favorite Card/Board Game: UNO
  • Harry Potter House: Slytherin
  • Interesting Fact About You: Played college football.
  • Favorite place in Pueblo: Cats Pour House. Liberty Point.
  • One thing you wish you knew before starting CSU-Pueblo: Tarantulas out here.
Colin Kerr
  • Colin Kerr
  • Hometown: Greeley, CO
  • Major: Marketing
  • Graduation Year: Fall 2018
  • Involvements on Campus: Marketing Club, Club Soccer, Intramural Sports, President’s Leadership Program (PLP), Dean’s Advisory Council (DAC), Beta Gamma Sigma, National Society of Leadership and Success
  • Favorite Class: Business Communications
  • Favorite Movie: Forrest Gump
  • Favorite Ice Cream: Cookies 'N Cream
  • Favorite Music Genre: Hip-Hop/R&B
  • Favorite TV Show: Game of Thrones
  • Favorite Sports Team: Colorado Rapids
  • Favorite Card/Board Game: Cards Against Humanity
  • Harry Potter House: Hufflepuff
  • Interesting Fact About You: I am a twin.
  • Favorite place in Pueblo: The Riverwalk because there are always people there and it is a staple of our town.
  • One thing you wish you knew before starting CSU-Pueblo: How beneficial it is to get involved in the activities and events.
  • Anything else you would like us to know about you: I am an open book. Ask away!
Sarah Lira
  • Sarah Lira
  • Hometown: Pueblo West, CO
  • Major: Chemistry with an emphasis in Pre-Vet Med
  • Graduation Year: Spring 2020
  • Involvements on Campus: Honors Program, Peer Mentor for the Chemistry Department, Researching with Communities Build Active STEM Engagement (CBASE), National Society of Leadership and Success, Alpha Lambda Delta
  • Favorite Class: Chem 122 & Honors 201
  • Favorite Movie: Big Hero 6
  • Favorite Ice Cream: Extreme Moose Tracks
  • Favorite Music Genre: Pop/Hard Rock
  • Favorite TV Show: Criminal Minds
  • Favorite Sports Team: San Jose Sharks
  • Favorite Card/Board Game: Blokus
  • Harry Potter House: Ravenclaw
  • Interesting Fact About You: I don't know how to ride a bike.
  • Favorite place in Pueblo: The Mesa Drive-In because I enjoy going to an outdoor movie theater with a big group of friends.
  • One thing you wish you knew before starting CSU-Pueblo: I wish I knew how friendly and helpful everyone was on campus. I came in scared and nervous, but was able to adapt so quickly because of the effort the professors and other staff made to get to know me. I love this campus and everyone I come in contact with!
  • Anything else you would like us to know about you: I'm a busy person trying to balance 4 jobs.
Obed Mena
  • Obed Mena
  • Hometown: Keenesburg, CO
  • Major: Civil Engineering Technology (CET), 3+2 MBA, Construction Management
  • Graduation Year: Spring 2021
  • Involvements on Campus: President of Omega Delta Phi, American Society of Civil Engineers, Association of General Contractors, TRiO, First Generation College Student Mentor Program
  • Favorite Class: Intro to Civil Engineering
  • Favorite Movie: Baby Driver
  • Favorite Ice Cream: Cheesecake
  • Favorite Music Genre: Rap
  • Favorite TV Show: Friends
  • Favorite Sports Team: Colorado Rapids
  • Favorite Card/Board Game: UNO
  • Harry Potter House: Slytherin
  • Interesting Fact About You: I know the Greek alphabet.
  • Favorite place in Pueblo: The Riverwalk, because you can go walk a nice peaceful trail and go to small shops or restaurants.
Daniel Minich
  • Daniel Minich
  • Hometown: Pueblo, CO
  • Major: Mass Communications (Integrated Communications)
  • Graduation Year: Spring 2021
  • Involvements on Campus: Revolution 89 (REV)
  • Favorite Class: Band
  • Favorite Movie: Mean Girls
  • Favorite Ice Cream: Mint Chocolate Chip
  • Favorite Music Genre: Pop Alternative
  • Favorite TV Show: Bob's Burgers
  • Favorite Sports Team: CSU-Pueblo
  • Favorite Card/Board Game: Cards Against humanity
  • Harry Potter House: Gryffindor
  • Interesting Fact About You: I like decorating cakes.
  • Favorite place in Pueblo: My favorite place in Pueblo is the rides at City Park because they're a cheap, fun experience that most other towns don't have.
  • One thing you wish you knew before starting CSU-Pueblo: Before starting I wish I knew how the financial aid process works.
  • Anything else you would like us to know about you: I like dogs and my favorite color is blue.
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  • Laura Molina
  • Hometown: Pueblo, CO
  • Major: Social Work and Spanish
  • Graduation Year: Spring 2020
  • Involvements on Campus: Latinx Student Unidos, College Assistant Migrant Program (CAMP)
  • Favorite Class: English 99
  • Favorite Movie: Titanic
  • Favorite Ice Cream: Stawberry
  • Favorite Music Genre: Country
  • Favorite TV Show: Gossip Girl
  • Favorite Sports Team: Borussia Dortmund
  • Favorite Card/Board Game: LIFE
  • Harry Potter House: Ravenclaw
  • Interesting Fact About You: I'm always happy and you can tell when I'm mad or upset.
  • Favorite place in Pueblo: Stonemoor Hills because it's a place where you can drive to and hangout with being away from everything and everyone.
Aydeth Molina Gomez
  • Aydeth Molina-Gomez
  • Hometown: Pueblo, CO
  • Major: Nursing
  • Graduation Year: Spring 2020
  • Involvements on Campus: College Access Migrant Program (CAMP)
  • Favorite Class: Sociology 101
  • Favorite Movie: The Outsiders
  • Favorite Ice Cream: Cookies N' Cream
  • Favorite Music Genre: Pop
  • Favorite TV Show: Riverdale
  • Favorite Sports Team: Denver Broncos
  • Favorite Card/Board Game: LIFE
  • Harry Potter House: Gryffindor
  • Interesting Fact About You: Nothing.
  • Favorite place in Pueblo: Planet Fitness because I like working out!
  • One thing you wish you knew before starting CSU-Pueblo: How much textbooks actually cost.
Nikayta Neu
  • Nikayta Neu
  • Hometown: Pueblo West, CO
  • Major: Nursing
  • Graduation Year: Spring 2021
  • Involvements on Campus: President’s Leadership Program (PLP), Track and Field, 2018 New Student Orientation Leader
  • Favorite Class: English
  • Favorite Movie: Grown Ups 2
  • Favorite Ice Cream: Chocolate Moose Tracks
  • Favorite Music Genre: Pop
  • Favorite TV Show: One Tree Hill
  • Favorite Sports Team: Ohio State Buckeyes
  • Favorite Card/Board Game: Trash, and Clue
  • Harry Potter House: Gryffindor
  • Interesting Fact About You: I'm very flexible.
  • Favorite place in Pueblo: The university because it's so pretty.
  • One thing you wish you knew before starting CSU-Pueblo: Scheduling
Wyatt Newman
  • Wyatt Newman
  • Hometown: Arvada, CO
  • Major: Civil Engineering
  • Graduation Year: Spring 2019
  • Involvements on Campus: Associated General Contractors (AGC), The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), Supervisor for Intramural Sports, Club Sports, Rugby Council Representative, President of Rugby
  • Favorite Movie: Pitch Perfect
  • Favorite Ice Cream: Vanilla Blueberry Crumble
  • Favorite Music Genre: Anything
  • Favorite TV Show: The Ranch, Netflix
  • Favorite Sports Team: Denver Broncos
  • Favorite Card/Board Game: LIFE
  • Harry Potter House: Hufflepuff
  • Interesting Fact About You: I play Rugby for the school.
  • Favorite place in Pueblo: The Res. Because it’s a cool place to hang out with friends and it gets you away from Pueblo.
  • One thing you wish you knew before starting CSU-Pueblo: Good places to eat off Campus.
  • Anything else you would like us to know about you: Nah, just ask me.
Jordan Norman
  • Jordan Norman
  • Hometown: Thornton, CO
  • Major: Social Work
  • Graduation Year: Spring 2019
  • Involvements on Campus: Residence Life and Housing-Resident Assistant
  • Favorite Class: Ceramics 341
  • Favorite Movie: Any Disney Princess
  • Favorite Ice Cream: Anything but Vanilla
  • Favorite Music Genre: none
  • Favorite TV Show: Criminal Minds
  • Favorite Sports Team: Denver Broncos
  • Favorite Card/Board Game: The Game of Life
  • Harry Potter House: Ravenclaw
  • Interesting Fact About You: I was once a professional dancer.
  • Favorite place in Pueblo: The river walk and I love the community there.
  • One thing you wish you knew before starting CSU-Pueblo: n/a
Brayan Palma-Estrada
  • Brayan Palma-Estrada
  • Hometown: Aurora, CO
  • Major: Sociology with emphasis in Criminology
  • Graduation Year: Spring 2021
  • Involvements on Campus: Sociology/Criminology Club, Intramural Sports
  • Favorite Class: Intro to Sociology
  • Favorite Movie: Thor: Ragnarok
  • Favorite Ice Cream: Vanilla
  • Favorite Music Genre: Rap/Pop
  • Favorite TV Show: Master of None
  • Favorite Sports Team: Denver Broncos & Oklahoma City Thunder
  • Favorite Card/Board Game: Monopoly
  • Harry Potter House: Gryffindor
  • Interesting Fact About You: I have met Mike Coffman before.
  • Favorite place in Pueblo: Adolfo’s Mexican Food.
Victoria Perez
  • Victoria Perez
  • Hometown: Brighton, CO
  • Major: Bio Med
  • Graduation Year: Spring 2021
  • Involvements on Campus: Communities Build Active STEM Engagement (CBASE), Alpha Psi Lambda, First Generation College Student Mentor Program, Ballet Folklorico
  • Favorite Class: So far it is Psychology 100
  • Favorite Movie: Monsters Inc.
  • Favorite Ice Cream: Cookies 'N Cream
  • Favorite Music Genre: R&B
  • Favorite TV Show: n/a
  • Favorite Sports Team: Denver Broncos
  • Favorite Card/Board Game: The card game RatSlap
  • Harry Potter House: Hufflepuff
  • Interesting Fact About You: I have a cactus named Kevin and another named Steve.
  • Favorite place in Pueblo: My favorite place in Pueblo is the river walk. This area has various restaurant options to choose from and all of them serve great food making it hard to choose from. It also has a deep community feeling to it.
  • One thing you wish you knew before starting CSU-Pueblo: That the cafeteria is a buffet style and serves likeable food so I shouldn't have brought so much tupperware.
Dez Rowe
  • Dez Rowe
  • Hometown: Cotopaxi, CO
  • Major: Mass Communications (Electronic Media & Integrated Communications)
  • Graduation Year: Spring 2019
  • Involvements on Campus: Revolution 89 (REV), Marketing Club, and Financial Services
  • Favorite Class: U2 Discourse to media or Rev89-140/350
  • Favorite Movie: Star Wars/ Harry Potter/ anything by Tim Burton
  • Favorite Ice Cream: Pistachio
  • Favorite Music Genre: All music except screamo. Anything I can sing and dance to.
  • Favorite TV Show: Friends
  • Favorite Sports Team: Oakland Raiders and Colorado Rockies
  • Favorite Card/Board Game: Cards Against Humanity
  • Harry Potter House: Ravenclaw
  • Interesting Fact About You: I have broken my nose 34 times.
  • Favorite place in Pueblo: The reservoir because I absolutely love fishing.
  • One thing you wish you knew before starting CSU-Pueblo: How amazing the Rev89 media lab is I would have joined sooner.
  • Anything else you would like us to know about you: I am fun, outgoing, and loyal to a fault.
Brenden Temple
  • Brenden Temple
  • Hometown: Centennial, CO
  • Major: Exercise Science with an Emphasis in Strength and Conditioning
  • Graduation Year: Spring 2019
  • Involvements on Campus: Men’s Lacrosse
  • Favorite Class: Creative Writing
  • Favorite Movie: Space Jam
  • Favorite Ice Cream: Cookie Dough
  • Favorite Music Genre: Truthfully, I like rap but... turn on some Taylor Swift and I'll sing loud and proud
  • Favorite TV Show: Family Guy
  • Favorite Sports Team: The Superbowl 50, 33 and 32 champions, the Denver Broncos
  • Favorite Card/Board Game: I love/hate Monopoly
  • Harry Potter House: Gryffindor
  • Interesting Fact About You: One time I tried to swallow a penny in second grade. It didn't finish its journey and I had to go to the ER to get it out. I still have that penny to this very day.
  • Favorite place in Pueblo: The Pueblo Reservoir because there's so much you can do and it's a great place to go with friends.
  • One thing you wish you knew before starting CSU-Pueblo: I wish I knew all of the resources that were available.
Tiana Tolbert
  • Tiana Tolbert
  • Hometown: Colorado Springs, CO
  • Major: Mass Communications (Integrated Communications)
  • Graduation Year: Spring 2020
  • Involvements on Campus: Honors Society, Alpha Sigma Alpha Sorority, 2018 New Student Orientation Team, and Associate Students’ Government
  • Favorite Class: Health and Wellness
  • Favorite Movie: Transformers or Spiderman Homecoming
  • Favorite Ice Cream: Oreo
  • Favorite Music Genre: The real question is, what isn't my favorite music? I like everything except country.
  • Favorite TV Show: Jane the Virgin or The Fosters
  • Favorite Sports Team: Denver Broncos
  • Favorite Card/Board Game: Cards Against Humanity
  • Harry Potter House: Gryffindor
  • Interesting Fact About You: I graduated early in high school...also afraid of turtles.
  • Favorite place in Pueblo: The Arts Center is awesome.
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