Meet the Tutors

We hope you’ll enjoy getting to know our peer tutors by reading over what they’ve shared about their academic programs and study strategies below. Looking forward to working with you soon!

Colleen Corbet

Class Year: Junior
Major: Math
CRLA Certification: In Progress
Tutoring Specialty: Course Content
All Types of Tutoring Offered: One-on-one appointments
My best way to learn something new is to… “Try it myself!”

 

Surbhi Kumar

Class Year: 2nd year grad student
Major: Health Care Management/Information Technology Dual Degree
CRLA Certification: In Progress
Tutoring Specialty: Writing Consultations
All Types of Tutoring Offered: One-on-one appointments
My best way to learn something new is to… “Listen to a video/audio of the content over and over again while hand writing notes.”

 

Ruth McCuen

Class Year: Junior
Major: Economics with a minor in Math and Business
CRLA Certification: In Progress
Tutoring Specialty: Course Content
All Types of Tutoring Offered: One-on-one appointments
My best way to learn something new is to… “Find a passion of mine within the subject so I can draw a closer connection to the topic.”

 

Sarah Kirby

Class Year: Junior
Major: Interior Design
CRLA Certification: In Progress
Tutoring Specialty: Course Content
All Types of Tutoring Offered: One-on-one appointments
My best way to learn something new is to… “Have curiosity and an open mind.”

 

Justin Srsic

Class Year: Senior
Major: Political Science
CRLA Certification: In Progress
Tutoring Specialty: Course Content, Writing Consultations
All Types of Tutoring Offered: One-on-one appointments, Group review sessions, In-class support (Embedded Tutor, Learning Assistant, SI Leader)
My best way to learn something new is to… “Engage with materials on the subject and develop questions you want to find answers to.”

 

TJ Arnold

Class Year: Junior
Major: Psychology, Criminal Justice
CRLA Certification: In Progress
Tutoring Specialty: Course Content
All Types of Tutoring Offered: One-on-one appointments
My best way to learn something new is to… “Practice the subject matter until I feel comfortable with it.”

 

Aidan Phillips

Class Year: Senior
Major: Nursing
CRLA Certification: Level 1
Tutoring Specialty: Course Content
All Types of Tutoring Offered: One-on-one appointments
My best way to learn something new is to… “Write and rewrite notes!”

 

Lauren Cunningham

Class Year: Sophomore
Major: Graphic Design
CRLA Certification: In Progress
Tutoring Specialty: Writing Consultations
All Types of Tutoring Offered: One-on-one appointments
My best way to learn something new is to… “Research about the topic.”

 

Leah Eldred

Class Year: Graduate student
Major: Clinical Mental Health Counseling
CRLA Certification: In Progress
Tutoring Specialty: Course Content, Writing consultations
All Types of Tutoring Offered: One-on-one appointments
My best way to learn something new is to… “Utilize flash cards – writing things down on the cards help me remember it so much better, and then having someone else quiz me on the material is really beneficial.”

 

Evan Stover

Class Year: Master’s program student
Major: Forensic and Legal Psychology
CRLA Certification: In Progress
Tutoring Specialty: Course Content
All Types of Tutoring Offered: One-on-one appointments
My best way to learn something new is to… “Create your own practice problems.”

 

Taylor Jackson

Class Year: First year graduate student
Major: Forensic and Legal Psychology
CRLA Certification: In Progress
Tutoring Specialty: Course Content
All Types of Tutoring Offered: One-on-one appointments
My best way to learn something new is to… “Relate the material or information to something that is personal or important to me.”

 

Allissa McLean

Class Year: Senior
Major: Information Technology
CRLA Certification: Level 1
Tutoring Specialty: Course Content
All Types of Tutoring Offered: One-on-one appointments
My best way to learn something new is to… “Try it! I always try to do something to learn it – if it works thats awesome if not try again.”

 

Victoria Marin

Class Year: Junior
Major: Biology
CRLA Certification: In Progress
Tutoring Specialty: Course Content
All Types of Tutoring Offered: One-on-one appointments
My best way to learn something new is to… “Break up the content into more manageable pieces and pull out the main ideas.”

 

Sherly Pinto

Class Year: Junior
Major: Information Technology
CRLA Certification: In Progress
Tutoring Specialty: Course Content
All Types of Tutoring Offered: One-on-one appointments, In-class support (Embedded Tutor, Learning Assistant, SI Leader)
My best way to learn something new is to… “Practice regularly, test yourself, make notecards and try teaching someone.”

 

Carly Merrill

Class Year: Junior
Major: Politics
CRLA Certification: In Progress
Tutoring Specialty: Course Content
All Types of Tutoring Offered: One-on-one appointments, Group review sessions, In-class support (Embedded Tutor, Learning Assistant, SI Leader)
My best way to learn something new is to… “Use flashcards!”