'96 Ambassadors


[Group Picture of '96 Scholars]

The following Ambassadors began participating in DO-IT in 1996. They continue to pursue college and career goals and encourage younger Scholars and Ambassadors.

David | Cheri | Daniel | David | Chris | Lucas | Maria | Mike | Rebecca | Katrina | Jodi | Anh | Travis | James | Kevin | Dana | Joshua

David, '96 Scholar
Microbiology major and computer science and chemistry minors from Eastern Washington University.

Cheri, '96 Scholar
Paraplegia
Majoring in molecular and cellular biology at the University of Arizona, with a goal to be a physician who works with disabled children.

Daniel, '96 Scholar
Brain tumor
Senior at Eastern Connecticut State University, majoring in computer science. Plans to pursue a career in computer programming.

David, '96 Scholar
Albinism and low vision
Attending Eastern Oregon State College.

Chris, '96 Scholar
Majoring in graphic communications and interning at Minot State University. Co-author of several books and articles. Also creates Web pages.

Lucas, '96 Scholar
Majoring in public policy and administration at Western Oregon University. Currently working for the Oregon Department of Justice and Benton County Sheriff's Office. Also interested in the Peace Corps.

Maria, '96 Scholar
Deaf
Attending the National Technical Institute for the Deaf. Aspires to be a veterinarian, doctor, or marine biologist.

Mike, '96 Scholar
Attention Deficit Disorder
Attending Pacific Lutheran University.

Rebecca, '96 Scholar
Cerebral Palsy
Junior at San Diego State University, majoring in political science and minoring in interior design. Hopes to help design accessible homes.

Katrina, '96 Scholar
Diabetes
B.A. in English and Art, Augustana College. Danced with the Dance Company at Augustana for three years.

Jodi, '96 Scholar
Cerebral Palsy
B.S. in Biology and Microbiology, Idaho State College. Pursuing doctorate at Iowa State University with focus in genetics and molecular biology.

Anh, '96 Scholar
Larsen Syndrome
Pursuing a major in international business and economics at the University of California at Berkeley. Considering working toward an M.B.A.

Travis, '96 Scholar
Blind
Senior at the University of Nebraska in Lincoln, majoring in computer science. Worked as a computer consultant intern for the State of Nebraska. Involved with freelance programming.

James, '96 Scholar
Cerebral Palsy
Graduated from Poquoson High School. Considering attending the University of Pittsburgh. Hopes to open a restaurant or other business.

Kevin, '96 Scholar
Blind
Attending Southeast Community College Lincoln, majoring in history. Participated in the NASA Space Camp program.

Dana, '96 Scholar
Attention Deficit Disorder and learning disability
A.A., Landmark College. Transferring to either the University of Massachusetts Lowell or Northeastern to pursue a B.S. in computer technology.

Joshua, '96 Scholar
Muscular Dystrophy
A.A.S. in Horticulture Science, Hawkeye Community College. Owns nursery and garden shop, specializing in water gardens and hostas. Also does landscape design.