Aman Rai, Program Assistant, (Class of 2019) was born and raised in Ghaziabad, India. He is planning on double majoring in Economics and Applied Mathematics and Statistics. He spent his last two years of schooling at UWC Mahindra College in Pune, India. He loves playing Basketball, Table Tennis and also plays on the Macalester Ultimate Frisbee team. Aman started to work for ISP in Spring 2016.
Julia Fritz-Endres, Program Assistant, (Class of 2019) is from Carlisle, Massachusetts. She is majoring in Environmental Studies and minoring in Creative Writing. She enjoys playing the French horn, running cross-country, and baking in her free time. Julia started working for ISP in the spring of 2016.
Pietro Tardelli Canedo, Program Assistant, (Class of 2019) is originally from São Paulo, Brazil. He is majoring in Biology and minoring in Data Science. He spent his last two years of high school in Costa Rica, where he developed a passion for Latin American culture and the environment. He thoroughly enjoys marine invertebrates, playing the guitar, and contemporary art. Pietro started working for ISP in the spring of 2016.
Ruotong Wang, Program Assistant, (Class of 2019) is from Beijing, China. She plans on majoring in Sociology and Mathematics. When she is free, she loves to explore undiscovered adventure sites in cities and spend time in art museums with friends. She also likes backpacking and places with delicious noodles are her first choices. Ruotong started working for ISP in the spring of 2016.
Gary Huang, Program Assistant, (Class of 2020) is originally from Los Angeles, California. He moved to Beijing, China in 2006 and lived there for ten years. He is a Biology and Computer Science double major. He enjoys singing (in choirs), Ultimate Frisbee, cooking, baking and board games. Gary started working for ISP in the spring of 2017.
Kamelia (Kami) Drenkova, Program Assistant, (Class of 2020) is originally from Sofia, Bulgaria. She plans on majoring in Biology with a Biochemistry emphasis and minoring in Chemistry. During her free time she volunteers in the Bulgarian Red Cross and likes to spend time with friends, hike, and play tennis. Kami started working for ISP in the spring of 2017.
Yaqing (Grace) Lan, Program Assistant, (Class of 2019) is originally from China. Since she has lived in many different areas in China, she considers all of them her home. She is a rising senior double majoring in International Studies and Japanese, and she is also minoring in Political Science. She loves learning languages by watching foreign TV shows and she is very passionate about translation and interpretation. She has also been enjoying dancing since high school. Grace started working for ISP in the spring of 2018.
Emma Page, Program Assistant, (Class of 2021) is originally from University Place, Washington. She plans on majoring in International Studies and minoring in Japanese. She enjoys running, playing tennis, board games, and history. Emma started working for ISP in January of 2018.
Likhwa Ndlovu, Program Assistant, (Class of 2021) was born in Harare and raised in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe. He has lived in South Africa, Kenya and Swaziland, where he spent his last two at UWC Southern Africa . He enjoys good food, singing, composing music on the guitar or piano and playing rugby. He plans to double major in Geology and Geography with a concentration in Urban studies. Likhwa started working at ISP in the spring of 2018.
Alexander Hopkins, Program Assistant, (Class of 2022) was born in Boston, Massachusetts but has lived in Johannesburg, South Africa since 2010. He plans on majoring in Economics. He enjoys watching and talking about sports, playing board games, spending time with friends and playing rugby. Alex started working at ISP in the spring of 2019.
Jessica (Wenyang) Ding, Program Assistant, (Class of 2022) was born in Huaihua and moved to Shenzhen, China at three years old. She is a Psychology major and plans on minoring in Dance. She loves dancing, working out and travelling. In her leisure time, she is interested in filming videos and editing vlogs. She started working at ISP in the spring of 2019.
Andrea Liu, Program Assistant, (Class of 2022) is originally from China and lived in the Chicago area for three years prior to Macalester. Undecided about her major, she is exploring all the exciting possibilities offered here at Mac. She enjoys reading, swimming, eating, and being goofy with her friends. Andrea started working at ISP in the spring of 2019.
STUDENT STAFF SCHEDULE (Spring 2019)
|9:00am||Emma||Aman||Ruotong, Aman||Kami, Aman||Emma|
|9:30am||Emma||Aman, Pietro||Ruotong, Aman||Kami, Aman||Emma|
|10:00am||Emma||Aman, Pietro||Ruotong, Aman||Kami, Aman||Emma, Likhwa|
|10:30am||Emma, Aman||Aman, Pietro||Aman, Likhwa||Kami, Aman||Emma|
|11:00am||Aman||STAFF MEETING||Aman||Kami, Aman|
|11:30am||Aman||STAFF MEETING||Kami, Aman|
|12:30pm||Alex||Aman||Alex||Aman, Grace||Ruotong, Alex|
|2:00pm||Pietro||Grace, Likhwa||Grace||Ruotong, Pietro, Emma|
|2:30pm||Pietro, Gary, Jessica||Grace, Likhwa||Gary, Jessica||Grace||Ruotong, Pietro, Emma, Gary, Kami, Grace, Alex, Jessica|
|3:00pm||Pietro, Gary, Jessica||Grace, Likhwa||Jessica||Grace, Alex, Jessica||Ruotong, Pietro, Emma, Gary, Kami, Grace, Likhwa, Aman, Alex, Jessica|
|3:30pm||Pietro, Gary, Jessica||Grace, Likhwa||Kami, Jessica||Grace, Alex, Jessica||Ruotong, Pietro, Emma, Gary, Kami, Grace, Likhwa Aman, Alex, Jessica|
|4:00pm||Gary, Jessica||Grace||Gary, Kami, Jessica||Grace, Jessica||Ruotong, Pietro, Emma, Gary, Kami, Grace, Likhwa, Alex, Jessica|
|4:30pm||Gary, Jessica||Grace||Gary, Kami, Jessica||Grace, Jessica|