Get to Know the Compass Navigators

Jennifer Akosa

Kendra Bowman

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Year: Senior Year: Senior
Major: Human Resource Management Major: Human Development
Minor: Minor: Philosophy
Position: Navigator Position: Advanced Navigator
Goals: To graduate with an internship in HR and obtain my Masters.  To travel the world and try food from all cultures. Hopefully, work for a non-profit organization and to be happy in anything I do in life. Goals: Obtain a position post-graduation in my field and never have to pay a penny to attend Graduate School.
Favorite Thing about Oswego: The different people I meet everyday and Azteca :) Favorite Thing about Oswego: The sunsets, opportunities and the COMPASS!
Clubs/Orgs.: Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM), and Business Management Club (BMC). Clubs/Orgs.: First Year Peer Advisor

Asa' Gibbs

Nicole Horn

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Year: Sophomore Year: Senior
Major: Business Administration Major: Global & International Studies with a concentration in Global Economy
Minor: International Business, Audio Design & Production (double minor) Minor: Business Administration & Economics (double minor)
Position: Navigator Position: Navigator
Goals: To get to know more people. Goals: To get a job in marketing and to live in a city atmosphere.
Favorite Thing about Oswego: The lake view during the beginning of fall and my team! Favorite Thing about Oswego: My friends, my professors, and the ONE month of good Oswego Weather.
Clubs/Orgs.: Oswego Cheer, Business Management Club Clubs/Orgs.: Alumni Sharing Knowledge (ASK) Program

Devorah Howe

Darlene Le

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Year: Sophomore Year: Junior
Major: Sociology Major: Finance
Minor: Minor:
Position: Navigator Position: Navigator
Goals: To graduate and figure out what I want to pursue in my career. Goals: To graduate with an internship or job in the corporate world, banking or insurance.
Favorite Thing about Oswego: The Oswego sunsets by the lake! Favorite Thing about Oswego: Meeting new people on campus and the lake!
Clubs/Orgs.: Habitat for Humanity and Del Sarte Clubs/Orgs.: Newman Hall Center Youth Ministry, Tae Kwon Do Club

Mark Michel

Heather Owen-Robinson

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Year: Senior Year: Sophomore
Majors: Human Resource Management Major: Human Development
Minor: Minor:
Position: Navigator Position: Navigator
Goals: To have a positive impact in my school community as a Compass Navigator. After graduation, I hope to secure a position working in executive recruiting and/or staffing. Goals: To get into Graduate School and to be happy!
Favorite Thing about Oswego: I have met some of the most motivated and inspiring people while at Oswego. The beautiful campus has been the perfect setting to build my professional foundation. Favorite Thing about Oswego: The sunsets, lake, my major, friends and the downtown campus.
Clubs/Orgs.: Oswego Enactus, Oswego State Crew Clubs/Orgs.: Red Cross Club (Vice-President), Mentor-Scholar, overnights in Oswego, Study Abroad Student Association

Stacy Palacios

Kayla Perry

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Year: Sophomore Year: Junior
Major: Biology Major: Marketing
Minor: Health Science Minors:
Position: Navigator Position: Navigator
Goals: To enjoy Doctors Without Borders, get into medical school, and to be the smiliest Navigator!! Goals: My goal is to have a successful job in which I am excited to go to everyday!
Favorite Thing about Oswego: Definitely the charming people, the lovely WINTER, and the Compass FAMILY! Favorite Thing about Oswego: The beautiful view out my dorm window. I can see all the students walking to class, enjoying campus and the lake.
Clubs/Orgs.: BASIC, Adopt-A-Grandparent, Pre-Health Care Club, and SAVAC Clubs/Orgs.:

Maria Ruffino

Nicole Schnorr

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Year: Sophomore Year: Senior
Major: Zoology Major; Human Resource Management
Minor: Anthropology Minor:
Position: Navigator Position: Advanced Navigator
Goals: To open a wildlife reserve in Africa for big cats. Goals: To find a job, and attend Graduate School eventually.
Favorite Thing about Oswego: The lake! Favorite Thing about Oswego: The sunsets and the sense of community!
Clubs/Orgs.: Zoology Club and Go Green Team Clubs/Orgs.: Society of Human Resource Management, VEGA, and I work for University Development

Corey Sveinsson

Justiss Usborne

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Year: Graduate Student Year: Sophomore
Major: Accounting/5-year MBA program Major: Marketing
Minor: Minor:
Position: Resource Center Graduate Assistant Position: Navigator
Goals: To achieve my career goals and travel the world! Goals: To discover my passion in life as I make my way through my college career!
Favorite Thing about Oswego: My friends, summers in Oswego, and PJ's Ice Cream! Favorite Thing about Oswego: My friends and the welcoming atmosphere!
Clubs/Orgs.: American Marketing Association, Beta Alpha Psi, and the Accounting Society Clubs/Orgs.: Women's Center and O-Swingers


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