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My favourite things about being a DSA

Amarachi Esther Kalu

Faculty: Science and Engineering
School: Psychology
Course: MSc Psychology (Conversion)
Category: Student blogs

8 January 2024

As a Digital Student Ambassador, the journey has been nothing short of exhilarating. Being the voice and face of my course, I've delved into a multitude of responsibilities, each adding a layer of fulfilment to my academic experience. Here are some of my favourite things about being a Digital Student Ambassador and the enriching moments that come with it.

Crafting Digital Narratives

One of the aspects I love most is the opportunity to create compelling content for digital channels. From social media to web platforms and emails, I get to shape the narrative around my course and student experience. It's not just about sharing information; it's about telling a story that resonates with current and prospective students.

Connecting Through Unibuddy/Campus Connect

Answering questions about my course using the Unibuddy app is like opening a digital gateway to prospective students. It's a chance to share my experiences, offer insights, and guide them on their academic journey. The Unibuddy platform facilitates meaningful connections and builds a sense of community among students.

Embracing the Camera

Stepping in front of the camera to create photos and videos has been an empowering experience. It's not just about showcasing the course, it's about representing the vibrant student life. From capturing lectures to highlighting campus events which allowed me to express my creativity and share my perspective.

Providing Real-Time Feedback

As a Digital Student Ambassador, I have the privilege of being a bridge between students and the school's marketing and communications team. It's an opportunity to shape the future of communication strategies and enhance the overall student experience.

Immersive Learning Experience

Engaging in these diverse responsibilities has transformed my learning experience into a dynamic and immersive journey. It's not just about attending classes; it's about actively participating in shaping the narrative of my academic community.

Fostering a Digital Community

Through my role, I've witnessed the power of digital platforms in fostering a sense of community. Whether it's sharing experiences, answering queries, or collaborating on projects, the digital space has become a vibrant hub of collaboration and support.

Skill Enhancement

Being a Digital Student Ambassador has not only allowed me to contribute to the digital landscape but has also honed my skills. From content creation to effective communication and feedback analysis, these responsibilities have become valuable additions to my skill set, preparing me for the digital future.

In conclusion, being a Digital Student Ambassador is more than a role. It’s a journey of self-discovery, community building, and skill enhancement. It's about embracing the digital realm as a platform for meaningful connections and contributions. As I continue on this exciting path, I look forward to further shaping the narrative of my academic experience and helping others embark on their digital journeys.


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