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Western New England University Names Orientation Group Leaders for 2022 SOAR Program

Published: June 23, 2022 | Categories: All News
2022 OGLS gathered around the Golden Bear.

Fourteen University students were selected to lead incoming students and families as they transition into the Western New England University community for the 2022 Summer Orientation and Registration (SOAR) program at Western New England University.

Orientation Group Leaders, OGLs, are students who have consistently modeled solid citizenship and active participation in the Western New England Community. They are selected for their strong communication skills, their leadership qualities, and their ability to build relationships with students and families.

SOAR helps set the stage for academic readiness and successful community integration to Western New England University. OGLs help new students transition during SOAR by providing entering students and parents with information and structure for effective adjustment to the university environment.

The 2022 Summer Orientation And Registration group leaders are:

Sean  Alvord - Majoring in Finance
Adriana  Aponte - Majoring in Accounting
Jessica Brown - Majoring in Health Sciences with Pre-Physician Assistant Concentration
Caitlin  Cann - Majoring in Psychology
Elizabeth  Heiney - Majoring in Marketing
Naressa  Kempadoo - Majoring in Health Sciences
Eva Myers - Majoring in Creative Writing
Kyle Nelson - Majoring in Business
Megan  Ross - Majoring in Political Science
Hannah  Somers - Majoring in Political Science, Minoring in Psychology
Allison  Stanich - Majoring in Political Science
Nicholas  Tartsinis - Majoring in Law & Society, Minoring in Political Science
Alana Torres - Majoring in Elementary Education/Psychology
Emily  Wambach - Majoring in Biomedical Engineering, Minoring in Psychology