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Griffith College International Students Receive Certificate at Annual Event

Griffith College students Lena and Alissa were acknowledged at the International Student Ambassador Programme awards night
Griffith College International Students Lena and Alissa

Griffith College International Students Receive Certificate at Annual Event

Griffith College International student ambassadors Lena Sperger and Alissa Nadine Zipp were presented with Certificates of Recognition by the Minister for Education and Skills at the annual Student Ambassador Awards.

Representing Griffith College

MA in TV and Radio Journalism student Sperger from Austria and BA in Business student Zipp, from Germany attended the event on Wednesday 3rd April.

On the evening, Sperger and Zipp were presented with Certificates of Recognition by Minister for Education and Skills Joe McHugh. This award acknowledged their participation in the 2018/2019 International Student Ambassador Programme.

The International Experience

Following the acknowledgement, Sperger spoke fondly about the programme, “I applied for the student ambassador programme, as I thought it would help me to improve my skills and start building my network here in Ireland. The training sessions were very helpful and I meet some amazing people along the way from all across the world.”

"Amazing Student Ambassadors"

On behalf of the International Office at Griffith College, Treza Zulkeffly said, “We are delighted to have Lena and Alissa representing Griffith College as part of the Enterprise Ireland/Education in Ireland International Student Ambassador Programme this year. The event was filled with amazing Student Ambassadors from all over the world sharing their experiences in Ireland, including Lena and Alissa who were flying the Griffith flag with great enthusiasm”.