ODU Students Volunteer at 2013 Presidents Cup

Presidents Cup


Columbus, OH – The Presidents Cup’s Student Global Ambassador Program accepted three Ohio Dominican University (ODU) students for internships during the 2013 tournament. The event is being held Oct. 1-6 at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio. 

Mei Fujiu, Dorette Banyog and Tito Bonadonna began their assignments Sept. 29 and will serve in a variety of roles throughout the international golf tournament, which may include guest welcome, translation assistance, mentoring high school students and participating in the Trophy Motorcade. 

  • Mei Fujiu (middle in picture) is a graduate student from Tokyo, Japan, and is pursuing a Master of Arts in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages. 
  • Dorette Banyog (left in picture) is a junior from Yaounde, Cameroon, and is pursuing a Bachelor of Arts in Early Childhood Education. 
  • Tito Bonadonna (not pictured) is a senior from Caracas, Venezuela, and is pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Accounting. 

“Opportunities to volunteer at various events are just some of the many benefits ODU’s international students receive,” said ODU’s Director of International Education Deanna Shine. “We’re committed to helping future students take advantage of these unique opportunities.” 

Ohio Dominican University is a comprehensive, liberal arts and master’s institution, founded in 1911 in the Catholic Dominican tradition. The University has approximately 2,600 students and offers undergraduate degrees in 43 majors as well as nine graduate degree programs. Ohio Dominican uses a student-centered approach, with a commitment to quality teaching and learning.