MOLINE, ILLINOIS - WQPT, Quad Cities PBS is pleased to introduce their 2012 WQPT/PBS Ambassadors, an elite volunteer corps made up of college students.
The program is entering its eighth year and provides college students the opportunity to represent their local public television station at a variety of events throughout eastern Iowa and western Illinois and acquire leadership skills. "Past Ambassadors have gone on to be named "Leaders Under 40" and have moved on to jobs as a direct result of their time in the Ambassador Program" said WQPT Special Projects Coordinator, Bea Brasel.
The 2012 class of WQPT/PBS Ambassadors are:
Alicia Domino - WIU
Elizabeth Stemlar - UNI Adam Sandoval - Black Hawk College
Irene Cruz - NIU
Karri Foks - WIU
Grace Brasel - Augustana Melissa Gravert - WIU
Michele Moreno - Black Hawk College and Onder Badur - NIU
"Our Ambassadors are extremely important to WQPT. With a staff of only 11, the Ambassadors serve as an extension of the staff," said Ms. Brasel.
WQPT is the public media service of Western Illinois University - Quad Cities located in Moline, Illinois
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