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On May 1, 2007, SIUC Student Development hosted the 2007 SIUC Environmental Ambassador Awards ceremony in the Mississippi Room at the SIUC Student Center. Interim Chancellor John M. Dunn, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs Larry Dietz and Director of the Center for Environmental Health & Safety were on hand to present the awards to seven students who performed a tremendous amount of volunteer service for positive environmental projects during the 2006-2007 academic year. Including the 2007 Environmental Ambassador award winners, there have been a total of sixty two SIUC students to have received the honorary title of SIUC Environmental Ambassador since the award was initiated in 2002.

Fahran Kathaleen Jaymes Robb

Fahran Kathaleen Jaymes RobbFahran Kathaleen Jaymes Robb is a senior in Political Science & Agricultural Information with minors in Environmental Science, Agribusiness Economics, and Speech Communication from Pickneytown, Illinois.

Photo:Dr. Larry Dietz, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs and Dr. John M. Dunn, Interim Chancellor present Fahran Kathaleen Jaymes Robb a 2007 SIUC Environmental Ambassador award.


Eric White

Eric WhiteEric White is a senior in Mechanical Engineering from Marion, Illinois.

Photo: Dr. Larry Dietz, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs and Dr. John M. Dunn, Interim Chancellor present Eric White a 2007 SIUC Environmental Ambassador award.


Samantah Bueltmann

Samantah BueltmannSamantah Bueltmann is a senior in Zoology from St. Charles, Missouri. (not pictured)

Photo: 2007 SIUC Environmental Ambassador Ceremony, left to right: Interim Chancellor Dr. John M. Dunn; Fahran Kathaleen Jaymes Robb; Janine Gawel; Sandra Gorecki; SIUC Center for Environmental Health & Safety Director Paul Restivo; Eric White; James Muhlhausen; Coordinator of Student Development Mythili Rundblad; and Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs Dr. Larry Dietz. 2007 Environmental Ambassadors not in photo: Joe Batir and Samantha Bueltmann.


Joe Batir

Joe Batir is a Junior studying Physics & Math and is from Channahon, Illinois


Janine Gawel

Janine GawelJanine Gawel is a Senior studying Political Science with an Economics minor and is from Tinley Park, Illinois.

Photo: Dr. Larry Dietz, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs and Dr. John M. Dunn, Interim Chancellor present Janine Gawel a 2007 SIUC Environmental Ambassador award. This is Janine's second consecutive year receiving the award! Thank you Janine for being such a tremendous volunteer!! Janine also served as President of the Beautify Southern Illinois Student Alliance for the 2006-2007 academic year.


Samantha Gorecki

Samantha GoreckiSamantha Gorecki is a Senior studying Recreation with Therapeutic Specialization from Elgin, Illinois.

Photo: Dr. Larry Dietz, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs and Dr. John M. Dunn, Interim Chancellor present Sandra Gorecki a 2007 SIUC Environmental Ambassador award.


James Muhlhausen

James MuhlhausenJames Muhlhausen is a Junior studying Forestry.

Photo: Dr. Larry Dietz, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs and Dr. John M. Dunn, Interim Chancellor present James Muhlhausen a 2007 SIUC Environmental Ambassador award.


See our past Ambassadors: 2005 2006