Meet the Senior Ambassadors

Senior Ambassadors

Haley J HeadshotName: Haley J.
Hometown: Dudley, MA
Year: Class of 2020
Major: Interactive Media Design, specializing in Game Arts
Why did you choose Becker? The unique game programs – most schools only have design or programming – and great networking opportunities.
What is your favorite thing about Becker? I really enjoy the small school, personal environment and I love the hands-on experience of my major.
What is your favorite place to hang out while on campus? The Center for Career Education and Advising office.
What’s your favorite place to grab food off campus? Mezcal in Worcester
What are some clubs and organizations you’re involved in? Becker eSports Club
What is your favorite thing/thing you are most proud of doing here? I’m so proud of how big eSports has gotten on campus! We put in a lot of work and it has paid off a ton.
What’s a fun fact about you? My fish’s name is Blaze the Cat even though she’s a fish.
What is your advice for prospective students and/or high school seniors? Ask a lot of questions! It also helps to start interacting with students that already go to the school you’re interested in; see if they are the type of people you’d like to be around 24/7. Being in a comfortable community is key to a successful college experience.


Natalie Rivera headshotName: Natalie R.
Hometown: Bronx, NY
Year: Class of 2020
Major: Pre-Veterinary Science
Why did you choose Becker? Because of the on-campus veterinary clinic.
What is your favorite thing about Becker? Spending time in the clinic and the professors I’ve had.
What is your favorite place to hang out while on campus? The game room in the Fuller Campus Center.
What are some clubs and organizations you’re involved in? Resident Assistant, Future Farmers of America (FFA)
What is your favorite thing/thing you are most proud of doing here? Taking the physical exam of a horse. I was so scared because he was really tall compared to me but it felt great to conquer that hurdle.
What’s a fun fact about you? I was in performing arts for 6 years.
What is your advice for prospective students and/or high school seniors? Be prepared for the time of your life and a lot of studying.


Carrie Thomas headshotName: Carrie T.
Hometown: New Paltz, NY
Year: Class of 2020
Major: Pre-Veterinary Science
Why did you choose Becker? The on-campus vet clinic and the small campus feel.
What is your favorite thing about Becker? All the opportunities students have when they come here, regardless of past experience or major.
What is your favorite place to hang out while on campus? The fishbowl in Fuller Campus Center – it’s the perfect place to be productive.
What’s your favorite place to grab food off campus? Go Grande in Worcester
What are some clubs and organizations you’re involved in? Pre-Vet Club (Secretary), Becker B.L.U.E. Crew
What is your favorite thing/thing you are most proud of doing here? How far I have come in my knowledge of veterinary medicine and how much I have learned.
What’s a fun fact about you? I have a ferret named Duck.
What is your advice for prospective students and/or high school seniors? Work as hard as you can and never lose sight of your dreams and goals.


Drew P HeadshotName: Drew P.
Hometown: Spirit Lake, ID
Year: Class of 2020
Major: Interactive Media Design, specializing in Game Design
Why did you choose Becker? The small community and the highly ranked gaming program,
What is your favorite thing about Becker? My classes and friends I’ve made.
What is your favorite place to hang out while on campus? Reading in Elm Park.
What’s your favorite place to grab food off campus? Acoustic Java in Worcester
What are some clubs and organizations you’re involved in? Campus Activities Board
What is your favorite thing/thing you are most proud of doing here? I was the Outstanding Freshman!
What’s a fun fact about you? I’m an Emmy Award Nominee!
What is your advice for prospective students and/or high school seniors? Be confident in yourself and what you have to offer.