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Cultural Diversity Student Leaders


 

Lillian Arjona-Garzon

 

Major:

Community Development

 

Class:

Junior

 

Interests:

Jesus, avocados, mangos, family, friends, laughing a lot, traveling, exploring, Mexico, soccer, cobblestone streets, cathedrals, sunrise hikes, rapping, playing air drums, dancing, sun, and saltwater.

 

Enjoys most about cultural diversity at Covenant:

Getting to know different people and their backgrounds, culture, and heritage. It depicts the beautiful picture of the diversity of the body of Christ (Revelation 7:9).

 

 

 

 

 

Joanna Brauer

 

Major:

English Film and German Minors

 

Class:

Junior

 

Interests:

Friends, movies, music, intramurals, food, going for walks, and good conversations.

 

Enjoys most about cultural diversity at Covenant:

It is great to get to know and live with the people involved in diversity through DiCafe, bible study, Covenant activities, and everyday life. I love hearing about their different backgrounds and learning from their experiences.

 

 

 

 

 

Johnny Codington

 

Major:

Psychology

 

Minors:

Youth Ministry and Biblical & Theological Studies

 

Class:

Sophomore

 

Interests:

Jesus, music, close friends, journaling/writing, campfires, camp, and food!

 

Enjoys most about cultural diversity at Covenant:

Getting to know others with various backgrounds and seeing the similarities between my life and theirs. I also love seeing the ways that others bring in different perspectives on life to diversity.

 

 

 

 

 

Simon Ocailap

 

Major:

Business

 

Class:

Junior

 

Interests:

Athletics—rugby and soccer, anything fun in the community, friends

 

Enjoys most about cultural diversity at Covenant:

Sharing time with people of different backgrounds, getting to know them, and working with them. It is awesome seeing how we may all seem so different, but have so many similarities as part of the body of Christ.

 

 

 

 

 

Hunter Rasmussen

 

Major:

Biblical & Theological Studies

 

Minors:

Missions and Linguistics

 

Class:

Junior

 

Interests:

The Bible, people, family, poetry, prayer, praise music, and languages (Bible translation).

 

Enjoys most about cultural diversity at Covenant:

Learning about friends' stories and testimonies from other cultures; seeing how God creates different people and glories in the honor He receives from every various culture.

 

 

 

 

 

Hannah Taylor

 

Majors:

Art and Biblical & Theological Studies

 

Class:

Senior

 

Interests:

Jesus, cross-cultural theology, painting, long conversations, warm weather, color theory and ponerology, Africa and African diaspora.

 

Enjoys most about cultural diversity at Covenant:

I delight in the unconditional love fostered by a community of people who come together across cultures and I appreciate the honesty I see in those seeking to follow Jesus faithfully in every situation. Also, Culture Fest is, like, the highlight of my year!

 

 

 

 

 

Hara Yoo

 

Major:

English

 

Minor:

Education

 

Class:

Sophomore

 

Interests:

Christ, fellowship, music, dance, Korea, swimming, and diversity.

 

Enjoys most about cultural diversity at Covenant:

Having the opportunity to build relationships with friends all over the globe and realizing how those friendships portray the body of Christ—we may all have different languages and come from various cultures and backgrounds, but we are all united in Him!