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Connecting to an Ambassador

We understand studying abroad can be a big decision and you probably have a lot of questions about the Chicago Center. Our Ambassadors are here to help. Below are profiles of students who attended the Chicago Center in the past. They have shared some of their favorite things to do, some fears they had, and some even have contact information that you can use to talk to them directly. Scroll through and find someone you can relate to, someone from your home country, or even someone with a similar hobby as you, all of the Ambassadors are happy to help you.

Becoming an Ambassador 

Jason Lee


Contact Information:

Email: lsh00327@gmail.com 

Facebook: Sang hee Lee (Jason) 

Instagram: Jason._.lee_s 

Participated in: Fall 2017, Spring 2018 

Lives in: Busan, South Korea 

UniversityPukyong National University (PKNU)  

Major/Academic Disciple: Information Communication Engineering / Computer Science 

Favorite thing to do in Chicago: Hang out with friends  

Favorite thing about the Chicago Center: The trips to Los Angeles, New York, and Washington DC. But the best thing is meeting with many friends from various countries. 

Hobbies: Drumming, Traveling 



Nayara Bonfim


Contact Information:

Email: nahbonfim@hotmail.com

Facebook: Nayara Bonfim

Instagram: nah.bonfim

Participated in: Fall 2014

Lives in: Sao Carlos, Brazil 

UniversityFederal University of Sao Carlos (UFSCar) 

Major/Academic Disciple: Chemistry 

Favorite thing to do in Chicago: Ride a bike along the Lake Shore path 

Favorite thing about the Chicago Center: The trips to Los Angeles, New Orleans, New York, and Washington DC. All of the trips were amazing, but Los Angeles and Sana Monica were memorable. 

Hobbies: I love dancing, reading, running and watching Netflix 

Clelia Vegezzi 


Contact Information: 

Instagram: cleliavegezzi 

Facebook: Clelia Vegezzi

Participated inFall 2017

Lives in: Piacenza, Italy 

University: Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore (Milan) 

Major/Academic Disciple: Languages for International Relations 

Favorite thing to do in Chicago: Spend time with friends in Millennium Park or have brunch on Sundays 

Favorite thing about the Chicago Center: The trips 

Hobbies: Traveling, reading books, watching movies, and makeup.  

Callie Xie 


Contact information:

Email: CallieTse@163.com 

Wechat ID: 13120026133

Participated in: Fall 2017

Lives inBeijing, China 

University: University of International Business and Economics (UIBE)

Major/Academic Disciple: Translation/Finance 

Favorite thing to do in Chicago: Walking along Lake Michigan 

Favorite thing about the Chicago Center: Meeting a diverse group of people. Gaining new perspectives from the different cultures through daily conversations. 

Hobbies: Traveling, Fitness, Music, Musicals, and Movies