Introducing. . .

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Q: If you could choose your age forever, what age would you choose and why?

A: “22, because I am old enough to do stuff but still young enough that people won’t look at me strange if I am still living with my parents.”

Q: Do you speak any other languages? Would you like to?

A: “I speak Somali and English. I would like to learn Italian as well.”

Q: What’s the best decision you ever made?

A: “Investing in the 3Ds! I paid for it myself.”

Q: If you could learn one random skill, what would you learn?

A:Playing the piano or learning how to play any other instrument.”

Q: What’s something you wish everyone knew about you?

A: “Sleep is a priority to me. When I go home today I am going to take a nap.”

Q: Do you have a bucket list? What are some things on it? 

A: “Of course!” I want to someday get dreadlocks, dye my hair, and travel all over the world to go see mosques.

Q: If you were a superhero what powers would you have, and what would your hero name be?

A:I would control time. My super hero name would be Koy Koy.”

Q: If you could live on one kind of food, what would it be?

A:SAMOSAS!”

Q: What do you think the greatest invention has been?

A: “The laptop.”


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Q: Which item, that you don’t have already, would you most like to own?

A: “The 3DS”

Q: What do you do for fun?

A: “It’s a long list but I like to go on YouTube, read Manga, watch Netflix, read books, go shopping, hang out with friends, and go to the movies.”

Q: If you could learn one random skill, what would you learn?

A: “How to do sign language.”

Q: What’s the first thing you notice about people?

A: “When I first see people I notice their face I guess, and then their overall appearance.

Q: Do you think people can control their own destiny?

A: “Kind of, I mean it depends on the choices that you make.”

Q: What’s something you wish everyone knew about you?

A: “I’M AWESOME!”

Q: What’s the biggest lie you’ve ever told?

A: “I’ve told many lies, but they were all lame. This one time though my brother and I skipped school and went to Kroger, and our parents still don’t know about it.”

Q: If you were a superhero what powers would you have, and what would your hero name be?

A: “I would have the power to heal people. My name would be Heechulla.”

Q: Are you a clean or messy person?

A: “I’m clean. My mom thinks that I am messy, but I am clean.”

Q: Do you sometimes talk to yourself?

A: In my head I do.”


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Q: What accomplishment are you most proud of?

A: “I am happy that I have a 3.86 GPA and a second degree black belt.”

Q: If you could learn one random skill, what would you learn?

A: “I would like to learn how to fix a car.”

Q: Do you have any special talents?

A: “Uh, writing drawing, translating Japanese songs into English, and sewing plushies.”

Q: What do you think the greatest invention has been?

A: “Internet.”

Q: If you could invent anything, what would it be?

A: “A cure for cancer.”

Q: What makes you nervous?

A: “People, new things, almost anything. When I go to the fish market and see the dead fish.”

Q: If you could have any animal feature, what would it be?

A: “Retractable claws.”

Q: What’s the best decision you ever made?

A: “Coming to Washtenaw.”

Q: If you could give your past self-advice, what would it be?

A: “Think before you talk.”

Q: What song do you hate the most?

A: “Any country song.”

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COMING SOON —   Watch for the first in a series of quick interviews highlighting WCC Students!

Washtenaw Community College hosts a diverse population with varied and valuable life experiences. We want to use our roles as ambassadors to bring these voices together, both on this blog site and through student-organized gatherings on campus. Watch for developing ideas on Facebook, and give us your opinions regarding topics you’d like to discuss and events you’d like to develop. We’re still ‘reinventing’ what it means to be an ambassador, but one of the things we want to accomplish in the coming year is a strong sense of community on our campus. In addition to posting up-coming activities and reminding you about all the great services available here, we’re interested in using this site to discover how students feel about the political climate, the current job market, advancing technology, and the ever-widening global economy. Whether these conversations are in person or take place through social media, we ask that contributors remain civil and demonstrate a level of respect for the differing opinions of others. Finally, we’re looking for opportunities to just have fun and blow off steam. The Student Activities team leads the way on this front, and we’re hoping to collaborate with them to come up with a few new ideas that will bring people together. So, that’s all we’ve got for right now. Official introductions are on the way, but just in case you’re curious and want to put a name with the face, here’s a breakdown left to right in the picture above: Alyssa is our veteran Ambassador. She’s leaving the team in August to pursue medical studies at the University of Michigan. Alyssa is deeply introspective, confident, multi-talented, technology-resistant, and just a tad shy. Ask about her Pug, and she’ll warm up right away. Mimi (Me’ahni) brims with curiosity, is fascinated by cultural traditions, and insists on seeing the positive side of everything. She is completing her studies in elementary education and will transfer to Eastern next year. David is enrolled through Washtenaw Technical Middle College. He holds three jobs while attending college full time. He seems to continually evaluate and apply logic to the world around him. He has a warm smile and a deep concern for the well-being of others. Talk to him once, and you’ll agree he is wise far beyond his years. Loren is a born leader. Everyone on the team claims him as a best friend. He is clever, creative, and has a great sense of humor. Loren is studying business and will pursue his studies in marketing at U of M Dearborn next year. Brandon is currently developing a plan to combine his passion for the healthcare industry with his IT and business talents. Brandon is thoughtful and cautious. He’s an observer who expresses great reflection with a gentle voice. Brandon values family and loyalty above all else. We’re looking forward to sharing more information with you while collecting your thoughts and ideas through this site as well as our Facebook page. Until next time, thanks for logging on!

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