Learning Clicks

Ambassadors

Meet our all-star lineup of Ambassadors dedicated to spreading the word about higher education in Alberta.

Our stellar team of Learning Clicks Ambassadors are current post-secondary students who work hard to motivate and inform young Albertans about their education options after high school. Interested in joining our team? See how you can become an Ambassador.

Meet the Ambassadors

Ali

Sciences
University of Alberta

I'm a full-time science student studying psychology and chemistry, and I'm inspired by innovation and learning.

Andrea

Social Work
University of Calgary (online)

As a young Indigenous woman, I look forward to using my unique insights and perspectives to create positive social change.

Claudio

Game Development and Programming
Athabasca University

I went from the classroom to the recording studio, environmental fieldwork, and a laboratory - now I'm back in the classroom.

Dakota

Accounting
University of Lethbridge

I went from being kicked out of school and losing my scholarship to pursuing my dream of becoming a human rights lawyer.

Gabriella

Psychology
University of Calgary

A year off (that turned into 3) traveling the world helped me to discover myself, returning me to my education more genuinely.

Jedrik

Risk Management and Insurance
University of Calgary

I thought a degree was my only way to succeed. Then I taught English and backpacked overseas and realized experience matters too.

Jessica

Marketing
McMaster University (online)

It took me dropping out of university twice and a trip around the world to finally define my direction in life.

Jonan

Psychology
MacEwan University

I was a high school underachiever who did more socializing than schoolwork and lacked direction, until I found the right tools.

Kaman

Public Health
University of Lethbridge

I never thought I was the type to get really involved in student life, but these days I'm super involved on campus and it's rad!

Karla

Social Work
Northern Lakes College

I’ve changed my career choice literally eight times but I’ve finally chosen what I want to be when I grow up!

Laura

Social Work
University of Calgary

I used to have a lot of self doubt, but once I started trusting my gut and taking chances I discovered my passion and potential.

Lauren

Psychology
MacEwan University

My post-secondary experience turned out to be much different than I thought it'd be, and I’m excited for what my future holds!

Madison

Education
University of Lethbridge

I’ve always wanted to inspire others, so becoming a teacher is the next step in my journey.

Megha

Engineering
University of Alberta

I thought going to post-secondary was as good as it gets. Turns out it was just the start of all the exciting things I could do.

Mikhail

Pilot Training
Springbank Air Training College

University helped me discover my hobbies and introduced me to a potential business partner and a career path I'd never imagined.

Nathalie

Law and Society
University of Calgary

I studied and worked in the hospitality industry and now, with 9 years of post-secondary under my belt, law school is next!

Sharon

Human Ecology
University of Alberta

I thought I knew exactly what I wanted to do for post-secondary but that completely changed once I actually started university.

Shaun

Pilot Training
Springbank Air Training College

It wasn’t 'til I went cliff jumping in the UK that I realized my passion for outdoor adventure and found a program that suited me.…

Taylor

Education
University of Alberta

I wasn't excited about my program, but I didn't feel I had much choice. Yet it's turned out to be the perfect program for me.

Tyler

Geology
University of Calgary

In high school, choosing a career path was difficult as I had to simultaneously balance being a student and a hockey athlete.

Meet the Alumni Ambassadors

Adrienne

Native Studies
University of Alberta

Everybody’s journey through post-secondary is unique and there's no right or wrong way to further your education.

Alannah

Native Studies
University of Alberta

I never thought I was smart enough for university, but since overcoming my fear and self-doubt I'm thriving in post-secondary.

Alessandro

Human Ecology
University of Alberta

When I started post-secondary I couldn't find a program that was a perfect fit for me, so I shaped my degree into what I wanted.

Alison

Open Studies
Grande Prairie Regional College

Next year I’m planning to study costume design at a university in England; my dream is to create costumes for BBC productions!

Amanda

Commerce
MacEwan University

You can find me daydreaming about unicorns, swing dancing, or studying. Always in search of a nice couch to nap and read a book.

Ashlyn

Psychology
MacEwan University

I was stressed about not knowing what to do with my life until I studied in Ecuador for 6 months and my life completely changed.

Brett

Communication Studies
Mount Royal University

I never knew what I could accomplish until I entered university and realized I held the key to my own success.

Catherine

Nursing
MacEwan University

I traveled from Saudi Arabia to study nursing as an international student and it was one of the best decisions of my life.

Cindy

Sciences
University of Alberta

I juggle commitments to my many different passions, and am a huge proponent of pursuing your interests through extracurriculars!

Cullen

Business
Mount Royal University

I'm into squash, racketball, rock climbing, basketball, ping pong, volleyball, soccer, swimming, or gaming with Club N3Rd.

Dana

Social Work
University of Calgary

Medicine or mental health? In undergrad I got a combined degree, and now I'm a Master’s student doing what feels right for me!

David

Commerce
MacEwan University

I’ve worked in 7 different fields and didn’t discover what I wanted to do until my third year of university.

Devon

Education
University of Lethbridge

I got pretty involved at my school and made a lot of friends that way, whether from joining a club or attending campus events.

Dylan

Health and Public Safety
SAIT

MRU Bachelor Of Health Science grad returning to SAIT to mix in a Medical Lab Tech Diploma who just wants to go skiing already.

Eric

Sciences
University of Lethbridge - Canadian Centre for Behavioural Neuroscience

Rock climbing on campus is the best! Early in the morning when no one else is there, you get the entire place to yourself!

Hailey

Urban Studies
University of Calgary

University gave me the opportunity to move away from home, and the ocean. I found my passion for the earth next to the mountains.

Haley

Business
Mount Royal University

A full-time business student, athlete, and entrepreneur, I study business and am aiming for a spot at the 2020 Olympics.

Heather

Education
University of Alberta

A farm girl from Northern Alberta, I've studied sewing, travelled, and now my discarded childhood dream to teach is my passion!

Heidi

Management
University of Lethbridge

A lot of my classmates already have experience in business, so I've been able to learn from them and start building my network.

Jade

Management
2208

I'm a huge fan of online education because it's so flexible. I've been able to work full time while also finishing my degree.

Joel

Sciences
2208

Online courses really suit my learning style because they are flexible and allow me to focus on one course at a time.

John

Criminal Justice
Bow Valley College

When I was in high school I couldn’t wait to be finished, but now that I get to choose what I learn school is awesome.

Kelsey

Communication Studies
MacEwan University

I moved to Edmonton for school which is kinda funny because I used to be terrible in school, to the point where I dropped out.

Kendra

Education
University of Alberta

My goal is to become a teacher so that I can help students realize their abilities and reach their potential.

Kiyo

Chemistry
University of Alberta

I’m from a family of doctors, yet here I am taking random classes at university to figure out what really interests me.

Krista

Rehabilitation Medicine
University of Alberta

Full-time Master's student discovering my new identity and interests after life as a varsity volleyball athlete.

Naomi

Native Studies
University of Alberta

I never thought I'd be pursuing a degree in Native Studies but it's allowed me to pursue so many interests I didn't know I had!

Nick

Engineering
University of Alberta

I wouldn't have believed you 4 years ago if you told me that I'd come out of my shell and study abroad in Germany and Montreal.

Sarah

Education
University of Alberta

Think being a student is hard? Try being a full time single mom too! I juggle potty training, working, and a full course load.

Sephra

Psychology
MacEwan University

I'm almost done my degree and still have no idea what I want to be when I grow up but that's okay!

Shannon

Business
Red Deer College

Don’t go to school because people tell you to. Go to school to reinvent yourself and become who you want to be.

Stefan

Arts
University of Alberta

It’s ridiculous how much fun I’ve had through campus rec: rock climbing, volleyball, yoga, spin, pilates, dance, the list goes on!…

Tom

Criminal Justice
N/A

I took a Law Enforcement Diploma at BVC and then transferred to Athabasca to study Governance, Law, and Management.

Yegor

Biochemistry
University of Calgary

I followed the traditional path to medical school, but found a passion for business, volunteering, and activism along the way.