Cardinal Connections Worldwide

Meet Fellow Stanford International Students

During Cardinal Connections Worldwide, you will have the opportunity to speak with current Stanford international students about their Stanford experiences via Zoom. Please spend some time browsing the profiles below to identify a student with whom you would like to connect with.

Be sure to sign up as soon as possible as spaces may fill up. Please do not sign up for more than 2 sessions.

Enjoy!

Register for a session

 

  • Amira Mahmedjan

    Amira Mahmedjan

    Home country:
    Kazakhstan

    Areas of study:
    Computer science, data science

    Amira Mahmedjan

    Home country:
    Kazakhstan

    Areas of study:
    Computer science, data science

    Introduction

    Hi! I’m currently exploring computer science and its branches at Stanford. I am also involved with the Muslim Student Union and the Central Asian Students Association. I’d love to talk about adapting to campus, choosing courses, finding your communities and more!

  • Zulfiyya Kishiyeva

    Zulfiyya Kishiyeva

    Home country:
    Azerbaijan

    Areas of study:
    Civil Engineering, minor in Management Science and Engineering

    Zulfiyya Kishiyeva

    Home country:
    Azerbaijan

    Areas of study:
    Civil Engineering, minor in Management Science and Engineering

    Introduction

    On campus, I work as a student tech support agent and am the financial officer of Azerbaijani Student Association. I love learning math, reading and writing, doing yoga, painting and crafting!

  • Amber Leung

    Amber Leung

    Home country:
    Canada

    Areas of study:
    Prospective mechanical engineering major, minor in public policy

    Amber Leung

    Home country:
    Canada

    Areas of study:
    Prospective mechanical engineering major, minor in public policy

    Introduction

    Hi guys! I’m a freshman interested in mechanical engineering and public policy, mainly focused on sustainability. I’m involved with the Women’s Community Center, Stanford Student Space Initiative, and other environmental justice initiatives on campus – happy to chat about my first-year experience and answer any questions you have!

  • Prady Saligram

    Prady Saligram

    Home country:
    United Arab Emirates

    Areas of study:
    Math & Computer Science

    Prady Saligram

    Home country:
    United Arab Emirates

    Areas of study:
    Math & Computer Science

    Introduction

    Hoping to dive into quantitative finance and also exploring tech/entrepreneurial ventures in BASES as a Frosh Battalion Fellow. Also involved with CS research (AI/NLP) and will be doing CURIS research in the summer. Love going to the gym, playing tennis/soccer and watching F1!

  • Pedro Carvalho

    Pedro Carvalho

    Home country:
    Brazil

    Areas of study:
    Economics major, CS minor, MS&E coterm

    Pedro Carvalho

    Home country:
    Brazil

    Areas of study:
    Economics major, CS minor, MS&E coterm

    Introduction

    I’ve TAed intro CS and Econ classes and am happy to talk about these majors. I’ve also done research in economics and am working on my honors thesis. Outside of classes I enjoy training for marathons, cycling around the bay area, skiing and going on hikes (especially in Yosemite).

  • Suze van Adrichem

    Suze van Adrichem

    Home country:
    The Netherlands

    Areas of study:
    Computer science

    Suze van Adrichem

    Home country:
    The Netherlands

    Areas of study:
    Computer science

    Introduction

    Hi! I am Suze (pronounced Suzy) and I am a freshman. I enjoy taking courses in all corners of science and in my free time like to go soldering in lab64, listening to music while staring into the abyss and making to do lists I won’t keep myself to. On campus I work as a section leader for CS106A (Stanford’s intro to CS class) and am loosely involved with Biome (biology makerspace) and WiCS (women in CS).

  • Natalie Abboud

    Natalie Abboud

    Home country:
    Canada

    Areas of study:
    Major: economics, minor: IR (international security)

    Natalie Abboud

    Home country:
    Canada

    Areas of study:
    Major: economics, minor: IR (international security)

    Introduction

    Hi! My name is Natalie and I’m a sophomore from Toronto Canada. I’m currently studying economics with a minor in international security. On campus I’m involved with Stanford Women in Business, Stanford ASES where I run a venture capital education program, and Stanford Speakers Bureau. I love to ski, play the piano and try new foods. Sign up for a slot to talk about anything related to classes, social life, ISO (International Student Orientation), and extracurriculars.

  • Maty Bohacek

    Maty Bohacek

    Home country:
    Czech Rep

    Areas of study:
    CS, AI, media forensics

    Maty Bohacek

    Home country:
    Czech Rep

    Areas of study:
    CS, AI, media forensics

    Introduction

    Involved in AI & media forensics research, interested in art (most notably, indie cinema), love hiking, big fan of iced coffee and oatmeal raisin cookies.

  • Luv Jawahrani

    Luv Jawahrani

    Home country:
    India

    Areas of study:
    International Relations with a specialization in International Security and East and South Asia

    Luv Jawahrani

    Home country:
    India

    Areas of study:
    International Relations with a specialization in International Security and East and South Asia

    Introduction

    International frosh from rural India at Stanford majoring in international relations, specializing in International Security and East and South Asia. I love traveling, making new friends (a stranger is just a friend you haven’t met yet), ice and roller skating, trying out new healthy cuisines (currently, in my Açaí bowl era), and anything outdoors, especially adventure sports.

  • David Walton

    David Walton

    Home country:
    Singapore

    Areas of study:
    Mathematics, Economics, East Asian Studies (Languages Minor)

    David Walton

    Home country:
    Singapore

    Areas of study:
    Mathematics, Economics, East Asian Studies (Languages Minor)

    Introduction

    Hey ProFros, I’m David, a mathematics and economics major from Singapore! I’ve been exploring courses in East Asian studies, played with The Grateful Dead as a member of the Stanford Symphony Orchestra, and enjoyed the beauty of California through running. Feel free to ask about any of these things, or just come chat!

  • Michael Balagula

    Michael Balagula

    Home country:
    Israel

    Areas of study:
    Chemistry

    Michael Balagula

    Home country:
    Israel

    Areas of study:
    Chemistry

    Introduction

    Hey, I can tell you about classes, chemistry major, applying for research, maybe a little about how stanford works generally (from my personal experience). I love hiking, climbing and hanging out with friends. Welcome :)

  • Vish Karthikeyan

    Vish Karthikeyan

    Home country:
    India

    Areas of study:
    Computer Science / Mathematics with a minor in Public Policy

    Vish Karthikeyan

    Home country:
    India

    Areas of study:
    Computer Science / Mathematics with a minor in Public Policy

    Introduction

    Congrats on being admitted to Stanford! My name is Vish, and I am from Chennai, India. At Stanford, when I am not busy grinding on a p-set, you can find me playing with the LSJUMB, serving in the ASSU or attending a Neighborhood Council meeting! I’d be happy to talk to you about how it is being an international student, FLI student or a queer student on campus, or anything at all about Stanford academics and extracurriculars!

  • Grace Li

    Grace Li

    Home country:
    Hong Kong/UK

    Areas of study:
    Economics, public policy

    Grace Li

    Home country:
    Hong Kong/UK

    Areas of study:
    Economics, public policy

    Introduction

    Hi! I’m Grace! I’m from Hong Kong but went to middle and high school in the UK! I’m interested in studying economics and possibly public policy at Stanford. Outside of the classroom, I like to dance, particularly ballet, and am part of a few business clubs like SPBA and ASES!