Country: India and Nepal
Language(s) spoken: Hindi and Nepali
Radhika Agarwal is an undergraduate student in the Economics program at UM-Flint. With that said, she sees herself as an analyst in the future. She is currently serving as the vice-president of the Indian Student Association and works as one of the tutors for basic economic courses at the Student Success Center. She is also a volunteer at the Shop Floor Theatre Company. She loves to travel and explore new places.
Betty Ago Agyei
Betty is a graduate student in the MPA program with a concentration in Healthcare Management at UM-Flint. Betty seeks to be a health facility director in future. She enjoys meeting new people, loves to help and work around others and making them feel warm around her. Betty is currently part of the African Students Association (ASA) on campus. She loves country music, singing and learning more about other countries. For Betty, the community of UM-Flint is vibrant, inclusive and interactive, that is why she chose UM-Flint.
Lamis is an international student from Saudi Arabia. She came to Michigan in 2013 to get her degree in Computer Information Systems (CIS). She served as the Vice President of the Saudi Student Club. She enjoys meeting new people and learn about different cultures which encouraged her to work on Immigrant U project. Lamis speaks Arabic and English. She also loves traveling, exploring and going on adventures. She believes that experience is what makes you grow up.
Home Country: India
Languages: Pahari(Kangri), Hindi, Urdu,Sanskrit, Punjabi, Haryanvi, English, German.
Nickxit Bhardwaj is an undergraduate student majoring in Computer Sciences and taking courses in Music. He is from Palampur, Himachal Pradesh (H.P), India. Nick is an artist and loves to play music, especially flamenco guitar around downtown and adjoining areas. He likes to meet and greet new students and people in the town and help his best to make them connected with the campus community. He is part of the diverse campus community and an active member/officer of several organizations and clubs like Theta Chi Fraternity, ISA, BSU, ACM, Immigrant U etc. UM-Flint has become another home. Michigan reminds him a lot about Himalayas back home while friends and community continue to make UM-Flint an amazing experience.
Nathan was born and raised in Dubai, U.A.E. with his roots being traditionally Indian. Moving to UM-Flint was a spur of the moment decision yet it was one decision he would make in a heartbeat. Apart from living the life of an international student 24/7 and journeying through the planes of Biochemistry, Nathan feels the community has accepted him as one of their own and has inspired him to actively take part in and be a part of various organizations such as Theta Chi Fraternity and Intervarsity (to name a few). Nathan feels that you won’t make friends coming to this campus, you will make family.
Home Country: Egypt
Languages: Arabic, English, German, Spanish.
Mohamed Elaswad is an undergraduate student majoring in Molecular Bio. & Biotechnology with a Research concentration. He is from Cairo, Egypt-the megacity of the Middle East. Mohamed is also a graphic designer and loves art. He enjoys meeting new people every day and is always adding new friends and experiences to his time at UM-Flint. Through his previous job as a Resident Advisor on-campus, Mohamed built strong connections with many international and domestic students, who enriched his experience and helped him grow both academically and socially. He has always been part of the diverse community of UM-Flint by participating in most of the activities and events on-campus. To him, getting to know new students and making new friendships has made his time in the US an amazing and unique experience.
Jun Hyuk Lee
Country: South Korea
Language(s) Spoken: Korean and English
Jun is an undergraduate student from South Korea. He is a senior and currently in the nursing program (BSN 46!). Prior to getting accepted to the nursing program, He served as the Vice President of the Pre-PA club. He is an active volunteer at Hurley Medical Center. Jun came to the U.S. in 2006, and spent seven years in Grand Rapids, one year in Tennessee, and now at UM-Flint. Jun loves meeting new people and getting to know them!
Anushika is an international student from Lucknow-Uttar Pradesh, India. She is a junior at University of Michigan-Flint and her major is Biology Pre-Med. She is currently the President of Indian student Association and an active member of Theta Phi Alpha Fraternity. She is also a Senator in Student Government. Her goal is to graduate and attend medical school so that she can make her dream come true and make her family proud. Her utmost goal is to be a surgeon and contribute to this society in the best way possible. She has also been a blood donor ambassador at American Red Cross-Los Angeles Region. She is very passionate about dancing. She is a big Harry Potter Fan!! In her free time, she likes to dance, play guitar, volunteer for NGO’s, travel around, go to concerts and listen songs, watch movies and Netflix.