Hi everyone! My name is Abby Jung and I am a freshman. I am from Waterford WI, and I am majoring in Business-Entrepreneurship. I not only enjoy math, but I also enjoy helping other students. I would be more than happy to assist anyone who needs it. I understand how complicated and frustrating math can be sometimes and how easy it is to give up on it. I can assure you that I will do my very best to help you enjoy math as much as I do. Some interesting things to know about me are that the Brewers are my favorite baseball team, and pink is my favorite color. Feel free to contact me if you have any questions on math! I am looking forward to working with all of you!
Hi everyone! I'm Alec Humphrey, and I am a senior. I am a Sociology major with an Entrepreneurship minor. My goal after graduation is to either do research in my field or start my own business. In my free time, I really enjoy playing drums and video games, and I love discovering new music. This is my first year tutoring, and I am really excited to have the opportunity to work with other Sociology students. Please feel free to contact me if you need any help!
Hello, my name is Alex Hodgdon and I am currently in the process of getting my Masters of Professional Accountancy(MPA) here at UW-W. I am originally from Oshkosh, WI and I did my undergraduate at Wake Forest University where I doubled majored in history and political science. I am currently the VP of Communications for IMA. My dream is to either become a forensic accountant for the FBI or become a public accountant for one of the Big Four. I became a tutor because I want to help aspiring accountants develop a solid foundation in accounting. Please feel free to contact me if you need any help whatsoever. I look forward to meeting you!
Hi! My name is Alexis Baker and I am a junior this year here at UW-Whitewater. I am majoring in Biology with a pre-med emphasis and plan to go to medical school after I graduate! I have taken several biology courses as well as some chemistry courses, including Organic Chemistry 1 and 2. I would be happy to help you with any questions you may have and hope to help you understand and enjoy biology and chemistry as much as I do! I absolutely love working with people and am an RA on campus this year in Knilans. I am a very friendly and helpful person and I look forward to working with you!
Hi, my name is Alma. I am from Oxford, MS and currently a Biology major here at UW-Whitewater. I am also a varsity swimmer here on campus, so if you see me at the Williams Center with soaking wet hair don't be surprised. I really enjoy Biology and my goal is to help you enjoy it as much as I do; it is a tough science but it can be learned with hard work! I love Packer football, some real fried chicken, water skiing, and drawing. Can't wait to get to know all of you, and don't hesitate to come to me for extra help!
My name is Alyssa, and I am studying accounting and Spanish. I love accounting and anything related to business or culture. Last summer I traveled to Puntarenas, Costa Rica with Study Abroad and it was a life-changing experience. After I graduate in spring 2015, I plan to work in private accounting for 2-3 years before opening my own business. I enjoy meeting, working with, and learning about people who are different from me. I am also Safe Zone certified, which means that you can talk with me free of judgment for any reason. I understand that accounting and economics are difficult courses, but I promise to share my enthusiasm and strive to make them a fun and positive learning experience for you!
Hello! My name is Amanda McCormick. This is my second year here at Whitewater. I have been working in the Math Center for just over a year now, and I still love it. This is my first time being an SI, but I am really excited to be helping people with both Math and Accounting 249 now. I am Finance major with minors in Actuarial Mathematics and Spanish. Someday, I hope to be an Actuary. I hope you find me helpful and approachable, and I hope to see you all soon!
I am a senior here at UW-Whitewater double majoring in Economics and Political Science with a Math minor. I am from Fort Atkinson, WI and graduated from Fort Atkinson High School. This is my third year as a tutor at UWW. Economics and math are my favorite subjects to tutor. I feel as though when I am tutoring, I am not only helping someone else learn the material, but also helping myself gain a better understanding. After I graduate, I want to either pursue my doctorate in economics or get into a Masters of Public Affairs program. I enjoy watching the Packers, Brewers, and Badgers, playing sports myself, and hanging out with my friends. If you ever need help, all you have to do is ask! I'd love to help!
Hello, my name is Ashley. I am originally from Minnesota and have loved attending Whitewater. I am currently a sophomore and majoring in Psychology. Last semester, with the help of tutors, I was able to get my first A in the math class Psychology Statistics. This is my opportunity to return the success given to me, and I am eager to help others! I have taken Psych 211, Psych 215, and am currently in Psych 216. Please let me know if I can help!
Hi, my name is Ashley, and I am a freshman here at Whitewater majoring in early childhood/special education. Although I am from the small town of Trempealeau, WI, I spend my summers in Iowa working at a summer camp. Some of my favorite things to do are playing my flute, helping others, and hanging out with friends and family. I can't wait to meet you and start working with you!
Hello everyone! My name is Aubree. I am a senior studying for a BSE in Pure Mathematics with a Psychology minor. I come from a small town named Rio about 64 miles from here, coming from a class with 32 people in the graduating class. After high school, I studied at UW-Baraboo for two years where I got my Associate's degree and then transferred to UW-Whitewater. I tutored while I was at UW-Baraboo and loved it. However, this will be my second year doing tutoring and doing supplemental instruction here. One of my dreams in life is to teach mathematics at the university level. I still have a long road ahead of me, but, for now, I look forward to seeing some eager students willing to ask questions and learn more about the exciting world of math!
Bonjour, my name is Bailey Kupfer! I am a sophomore who is looking to graduate with a History BSE and minors in Sociology, Psychology, and Anthropology. I wish to work on Navy Bases as a High School History Teacher and then to work in the White House as a tour guide. I love watching movies, making art, cooking, and dreaming. I have high aspirations for myself. I am originally from Franklin, WI, but I have always wanted to live in Paris, France. I am told I have a story about anything, especially cool stories about digging up skeletons (ask me and I will not hesitate to tell). I am the Education E-Board member for Tri Sigma Sorority and I love hanging out with my sorority sisters. I was a Peer Mentor this past fall, and I work at the Young Auditorium as a tech. My favorite color is Tiffany Blue, and I really want to be the owner of a 1964 Mustang Convertible someday, but only after I get my pilots license. I am here to help you and more than willing to watch you succeed. I hope you have a great day.
Hello, my name is Ban Ahmed, and I am originally from the Middle East. I have lived in many countries, and this is my second year in the United States. I am fluent in both English and Arabic. I am working toward getting a bachelor’s degree in accounting with a minor in economics. I enjoy math, accounting, and economics, and I hope to share my love for it with you. These subjects can be both challenging and frustrating, but I promise to do the best I can to make it a pleasant learning experience. See you soon!
My name is Brooke Wickman and I'm currently a sophomore. I'm pursuing a Physical Education major with a Health, Human Performance, and Recreation emphasis and a Biology minor with the ultimate goal of becoming a Physical Therapist. I'm from Wausaukee, Wisconsin and I graduated from Wausaukee High School in 2011. I began college at UW-Madison, but after a year I transferred to UW-Whitewater. I love that I found a college where I enjoy studying. I like attending sporting events and theatrical performances. I also enjoy traveling, exercising, cooking, and gardening. I look forward to getting to know you and helping you on your way to academic success!
Hi, my name is Cailey Malnarick, and I am currently a sophomore. I am from Germantown, WI and am majoring in Chemistry with a Biology minor. I hope to pursue a career as a veterinarian once I graduate because I love animals. In my free time, I like to read, write, and play the clarinet. I really enjoy learning about all subjects in science, but Chemistry is my absolute favorite! I hope to help others enjoy the subject just as much as I do. I am looking forward to working with all of you!
Hi, my name is Callie. I am a junior, and I am from Franklin, WI. I am a Psychology major with a minor in Family and Health Studies. I am currently doing undergraduate research with a psychology professor this semester. I plan on graduating in May of 2015 and then going on to get my Masters in either psychology or social work. My ultimate goal is to one day work one on one with children. I am a very patient and personable person and love helping others. I am looking forward to tutoring and seeing students succeed in subjects that they are struggling in. I would love to answer any questions you may have, and look forward to working with you!
My name is Caryn and I'm from Delafield, WI. I am a junior majoring in Accounting with a minor in Spanish. This year my LIT and the Residence Hall Association have given me more opportunities to get to know people than I could've imagined. I love putting on programs for my complex, baking, reading, and watching Disney movies. I am Safe Zone certified, which means you can talk to me about anything and be free of judgement. I love helping people and my original major was Spanish Education. I changed majors recently because of my passion for working with numbers.
Hello, I'm Carolyn Barth and I'm a freshman majoring in Theatre Performance and minoring in English-Writing Emphasis. Along with being a tutor, I'm active in forensics and, of course, the theatre program. I have a border collie at home named Pepi Le Pew and am a self-proclaimed cat lady. I also enjoy naps, mealtimes, and anything cat related except Hello Kitty.
Hi, I'm Cassie Steiner. I am an International Studies major with an emphasis in Business (Marketing) and minors in Spanish and Peace and Social Justice. Once I graduate, I plan on working for a nonprofit organization that combats human trafficking such as Love146 or Free The Slaves. Because of my global studies, I have a wide range of interests. On campus, I have been involved with SPILL as the VP of Marketing, Empower as a general member, and Cru as an attendee of Bible Study. Currently, I am a Resident Assistant in Bigelow Hall, a Diversity Advocate, and the founder and president of UWW's Freedom Force. I have a passion for helping others and learning about other cultures. One of my other interests includes writing, leading me to become a writing tutor. I work with students on their writing (and some other topics, as well) in Clem and Bigelow Hall. I am excited to get to know more people on campus and to help others, academically and beyond.
Hello everyone! My name is Cesar Tamayo, and I am a junior pursuing a major in Spanish Education, with a minor in ESL and Bilingual Education. I am from Illinois and transferred from Northern Illinois University after my freshman year. I have been studying Spanish grammar for six years now. In my spare time, I like meeting new people, playing video games, and working out. I am also on the executive board of the Spanish Honor Society and of the Spanish Club. I have always been interested in Spanish; it was my first language and enjoyed having the opportunity of becoming bilingual. For that reason, I am excited to share my experiences of the language with anyone who wants additional help in Spanish. I would be more than happy to assist you. Please don’t hesitate to contact me to schedule an appointment.
Hi, my name is Chris Hautala. I am currently a sophomore studying Mathematics Education and a minor in Physics. I am also an Eagle Scout in the Boy Scouts of America organization. This will be my first year as an official tutor, but I have tutored in the past with some students in my previous classes. I look forward to the new school year and what it will bring.
I'm a junior here at Whitewater majoring in Accounting. I am hoping to finish school within three years. I am here to tutor math, but I can also help with accounting, business statistics, economics, and many other classes! This is my first year tutoring, but I'm very good at breaking down tough concepts so that they're easier to understand. Feel free to come to me with anything; I'm here to help!
Hello! My name is Claudia Hagerman and I am studying Business with a possible minor in math. I love to dance, play volleyball, and spend time with my family. I am looking forward to working with those who need help with lower level math classes. I haven't discovered the reason why, but I love math! So, if you are having troubles within your math course, I am more than willing to help you.
Hey everyone! My name is Colton Larsen. I am a sophomore here at UW-Whitewater. I'm studying Theatre Management/Promotions with a Finance minor. I am involved in the theatre department and an active participant on the Forensics team! I served as the representative of the College of Arts and Communication on SUFAC this fall. I am also on the Cultural Affairs Committee. I really enjoyed taking Accounting 244 and look forward to helping anyone out! I love working with people and cannot wait to get to know you!
Hi! My name is Corissa Kressin, and I am a freshman. I am for Watertown, Wi and I am majoring in Special Education. I love working with people and helping them learn. I understand how math can be frustrating, but I will be there to be your own personal cheerleader! I promise you I will do my best to assist you. I love watching sports (football is my favorite) and I have four dogs! Feel free to contact me if you need help. I am looking forward to working with you!
Hi, my name is Dan and I am from Waukesha, WI. Although I am a junior, this is actually my first year at UW-Whitewater. I graduated from Pewaukee High School and went to UW-Madison my first two years of college. I am majoring in Mathematics with a Statistics emphasis, with minors in Actuarial Science, Spanish, and Philosophy. I am very enthusiastic about all of these subjects and am hoping to develop that same passion in other students. I love helping people, especially in math, so if you have any questions feel free to visit me, email me, or any other way of getting in contact with me so that I can work with you. In my free time, I really enjoy watching football (especially the Green Bay Packers), spending time with my family and friends, and exercising (especially running and basketball). I am a very friendly, outgoing person, and I look forward to working with you!
Hey everyone! My name is Dayna and I'm a senior here at UW-Whitewater. I'm a Secondary Math Education major with a Special Education minor. When I'm not in class or working, you can normally find me at Warhawk Alley because I am a member of the Women's Bowling team, we are ranked top 8 in the nation! In my free time I like to bowl, go on walks, color, watch movies and hang out with friends. Although it's my first year working for the tutorial center, I've been tutoring for several years and look forward to helping anyone who comes in with their math problems.
Hi, my name is Dean Bartel and I am from Muskego, WI. I am a senior studying to be a secondary math teacher. I was a tutor in the math center during the 2011-12 school year. I am a part of the Army National Gaurd and last year I had to go on a deployment. I am excited to be back and to be tutoring everyone who comes into the math center. I am very easy-going and enjoy being able to help people, so don't heistate to come in and visit!
Hey everyone! I am Delaney Sherwood, a freshman here from Rockton IL. Aside from the SI program, I am also involved in the Women's Ultimate Frisbee team here on campus, and I love being a part of that club. My current major is in Elementary Education. I have always been interested in history though; it comes naturally to me and I have always been able to comprehend it quite well. I hope to use this to our advantage to help you understand all aspects of this course. Although I am freshman, I do believe I have what it takes to offer assistance in this course to anyone who needs it. I am looking forward to the semesters ahead of being a Student Instructor, and being able to help guide you through the course by any means necessary.
Hey everybody! My name is Dusty Rondeau; I'm from Howards Grove, WI and this is my junior year here at Whitewater. I am a secondary education history major with a Spanish minor. I love helping others and explaining concepts to people in new ways. I enjoy providing people with new and unique study techniques, as well as editing papers and making suggestions. I'm also looking forward to helping people study and prepare for the PPST, and hopefully make the test seem a little less intimidating. Whatever it is that I am helping with, I guarantee it will be to the best of my ability, and that I will do my best to make it a fun, enjoyable time. I look forward to meeting and assisting tons of great people in my time at the tutoring center!
Hello, my name is Edwin Wincek and I am a transfer student from UW-Platteville. I am a sophomore with my new major as Finance. I enjoy spending time with family and friends, and I play tennis and basketball in my free time, and played both at the varsity level in high school. I enjoy mathematics and have completed Calculus III, so I look forward to helping students with math here at Whitewater, particularly in calculus.
Hi, my name is Ellie. I'm from Waukesha, WI and I graduated from Waukesha North High school in 2011. I'm a junior here at UW-Whitewater, and am majoring in English Literature. I really love to read, and my other hobbies include doing yoga and watching a lot of Doctor Who! Writing a good paper is hard, but it's something I enjoy and I'm looking forward to helping you with yours.
Hello, my name is Ellen Jilek, and I am a transfer from MATC in Madison. I am a senior math and geology double major from Watertown, WI. Since I am a senior, I have had many of the math courese listed in and all of the courses in my emphasis. I have helped students from the flood with their math homework. I plan on continuing my education to get my Master's degree in geophysics after graduating from Whitewater. I like to play videogames, listen to music, read and watch Dr. Who and Sherlock. I look forward to helping you in the Math Center.
Hello! My name is Emilia and I am a junior here at Whitewater. I am majoring in Elementary/Middle Education with minor in ESL and Bilingual studies. I was raised in California before my family moved to Wisconsin, and I've lived here ever since. I love to travel and experience new places, cultures, and people. I plan to teach internationally once I graduate and let the world take me away.
Hi! I’m Emily Knoerr and I’m a sophomore here at UW-Whitewater! I’m from New Berlin, WI and am majoring in Math Education and minoring in Spanish. Not only do I love math but I love helping people and seeing them succeed! So I’m going to do whatever I can to help you succeed! In my free time I love spending time skiing, taking pictures, hiking, spending time with my family, and listening to music! I’m excited to be a math tutor this year and can’t wait to meet you!
My name is Emily Sodemann, and I'm currently a senior at UW-W. Chemistry is my favorite subject - so I am looking forward to tutoring it! I am a Chemistry Major, and I am also getting a Secondary Education license. I like to play tennis and go running in my free time. Psych is my favorite TV show - it's great, everyone should check it out! I look forward to meeting new people this semester through tutoring!
Hello! My name is Erica Haglund, and I am English Education and English with an emphasis in Professional Writing and Publishing double major here at UW-Whitewater. Originally, I attended Boston University in Boston, MA, but ultimately found a better fit here at UW-Whitewater. After graduating, I hope to work as a publicist in children's book publishing, and I am still trying to figure out how I can fit an educational aspect into my career plan. I am essentially a literature fantatic and love to write. On campus, I am involved in the sorority Sigma Sigma Sigma, InterVarsity, and SWEA. I also have studied abroad just outside of London. Simply email me to set up an appointment and we can get started! I look forward to working with you.
Hello! My name is Erika. I'm from a small town, Monona, right out side of Madison. I am currently a freshman with a major in Accounting and a love for math. When I'm not busy with school work I love to spend time listening to music, running, and just hanging out with my friends. My love for math really became evident when my dad taught me long division back in third grade and continued all the way through high school where I graduated with credit for both Calculus 1 and 2. I was a tutor throughout my senior year and really enjoy explaining math concepts and helping others to understand. So feel free to come to me with any of your math related questions! I am also ready to help you with any of your basic physics (130) questions!
Hello, my name is Grace Devine. Currently, I am a freshman, and I graduated last year from Hamilton High School, located in Sussex, WI. As of now I am undecided in my major, but am leaning toward a degree in Communications or Public Relations. I believe that my major will become clearer to me with a few more semesters under my belt. I've always enjoyed writing and I'm eager to work with you and help you in any way possible. I love the feeling of finishing a great paper and can't wait to help finish yours! When I'm not in class, you can usually find me at the pool because I am on the UWW Swim and Dive team. In my free time, I enjoy spending time with my family and friends, running, yoga and making crafts.
Hi, my name is Haley Fischer and I am currently a junior. My major is secondary math education with a psychology education minor. I am planning on becoming a high school math teacher because of my passion of helping students in their academics. I am very involved in sports and I play intramural volleyball and softball on campus. In my free time, I enjoy any kind of sports as well as longboarding, baking, running, and playing with my pets. I look forward to working with you all and seeing your successes throughout the year!
Hello, my name is Haley Hentrich and I am a sophomore. I am from Lancaster, WI and I am majoring in Secondary Math Education with a minor of Athletic Coaching. I plan to be a high school math teacher and coach either Gymnastics or Volleyball. This is my frist year tutoring, and I am looking forward to working with you and helping you in any way I can, please don't hesitate to ask!
Hey, I'm Hannah Pettepiece and I'm a sophomore majoring in Elementary Education. My minor is teaching ESL (English as a Second Language). I took Historical Perspectives and Math 148 last semester, and I would love to help you whenever you need it. I'll try to break down and simplify whatever you don't understand. On campus, I'm involved in Cru and Gospel Choir. I also like dancing, different cultures, and thrift stores. I love meeting and talking with new people. I look forward to meeting and helping you!
Hey! My name is Heather. I am a senior majoring in business management. I take pride in my strong academic success, the work that I have accomplished, and I strive to help others do the same. I enjoy assisting others. I find it rewarding when I see a student start to grasp his or her material after tutoring on a challenging subject. No concept is ever too small or big if one isn't understanding it. Two minds are greater than one, and sometimes having an extra mind to help solve a problem and explain the concept in a different way is just what one needs. I am a very outgoing and friendly individual. I love meeting new people and can start up a conversation with anyone! Feel free to email me if you are in need of a little extra instruction on a subject you find challenging, I'd love to help you reach you academic goals. I have multiple different study tips to assist you, I'm sure we can find one that fits you! Looking forward to meeting with you!
Greetings! My name is Hira Khan and I'm a senior from the Janesville, WI. I am majoring in Biology with cell and physiology emphasis and a Chemistry minor. This is my last semester at UWW. I will be joining Palmer College of Chiropractic in March of 2015. I would be happy to help you with any questions you may have in Biology, Chemistry and Arabic. I absolutely love working with people. This is my first semester tutoring here. Let's get our nerd on!
Hello, my name is Jaclyn. I graduated in 2012 from Hononegah High School in Rockton, IL. I am currently enrolled as a freshman at UW-W, and I am planning on majoring in secondary math education with a Spanish minor. I am also a member of the women's volleyball team. I have tutored the last two years in mathematics, and I am looking forward to helping you succeed.
Hello! My name is Jenna Hoeffert and I'm a senior here at UW-Whitewater. I am majoring in Elementary Education with a minor in Mathematics. I am the President of the Future Teacher Student Organization and involved in the Future Teacher Program here on campus along with serving on the College Of Education Dean's Advisory Board. I look forward to another semester of math tutoring and gaining experience in the field.
Hello! My name is Jenna McMillan. I am a graduate assistant in the Academic Support Center, as well as an accounting supplemental instructor and tutor. I will be graduating in May 2015 with a Master's of Professional Accountancy. I just finished my undergrad with an Accounting major and French minor. In the past I have been an SI for Accounting 249 and Intermediate I. I look forward to meeting with you!
Hi, my name is Jen Tito and I am a sophomore. I am from Huntley, IL and I am a Biology major with a Pre-Biomedical emphasis. I am going to school to be a Veterinarian and am looking at U for graduate school. I spend most of my time doing Biology, including undergraduate research. I also love animals, and I am in the Helping Hands club. I have a lot of Biology classes under my belt including Biology 141, 142, 251 and 257, so I am willing to help with any confusion or questions you may have. I know it can be a tough subject, but I enjoy it and can't wait to help someone else understand it. I am also a peer mentor here on campus, so I am a very friendly and open person. I am here to help you understand this subject and get through it. Feel free to contact me for any help and I look forward to meeting you!
Hi my name is Jenny, and I am from Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. I am currently a junior, and am majoring in Accounting with a minor in Spanish. My plan is to continue my education in the MPA program and ultimately sit in for the CPA. I would love to eventually become a forensic accountant! On campus, I have participated in the Institute of Management Accountants, Phi Eta Sigma, and Honors Student Association. Throughout these groups, I have met many new people, which I love to do! I enjoy working on accounting and can't wait to help all of you hopefully enjoy it as much as I do, so please don't hesitate to ask for help!
Hi! I'm a junior right now, majoring in Secondary English Education with a Special Education minor. I'm from Lake Geneva, WI and in my free time I love reading (when I can,) listening to music (any Tenth Avenue North or Hillsong United fans out there?!) and hanging out with friends. I'm also going to use this time to give a shameless plug and talk about how involved I am with Cru (short for campus crusade for Christ) here on campus. Someday I'd love to work with high school students; whether it will be in a traditional classroom or through some sort of Ministry/Missionary context I'm not quite sure yet. I love writing so I'd love to help anyone who needs support, however I can. Let me know if you ever need anything!
My name is Jessica Sumter, and I am currently a Junior with a MAGD major and a Web Development and Administration minor. I will be graduating in 2014 and hope to become a Web Designer for a corporation. I love visual art and any kind of creativity. This will be my first year as a tutor on campus, but I have been tutoring and helping students for a few years now. Please feel free to ask questions about anything art or computer-related as I am here to help you succeed!
Hi! My name is Jordan Myers, and I am from the great state of Illinois. I am a junior majoring in secondary Spanish education with a minor in ESL/bilingual education. I have been studying Spanish for a long time now, and am very excited to help all of you learn the language as well! I am hoping that while I help you in your Spanish endeavors it will also help me with my professional development as an educator. Hasta luego a Los estudiantes de Español!
Greetings, I am Joshua Day. I am majoring in mathematics with an emphasis on pure mathematics; I am also planning on having a double-minor in German and physics. I have been tutoring people all through high school and have really enjoyed helping people to build more confidence while making math less intimidating. Over the five years that I have been tutoring, my students have ranged from a sixth grader learning multiplication tables to a nontraditional college student striving to get through a calculus class. In a nonacademic setting I enjoy rock-climbing, hacky sack, and scuba diving. Most of all I enjoy learning, so I look forward to meeting you all and sharing in this learning experience.
Hi, my name is Jose Zenteno and I am a junior pursuing a major in International Business. I am an international student from Mexico. In my free time, I like participating in intermural sports and meeting new people. I am also in the executive board of the Econ Society. I came to the United States to get my high school diploma from Pius XI in Milwaukee. During my senior year at Pius, I was asked to tutor students in all Spanish classes and I truly enjoyed it. For that reason, I would like to share my knowledge of the language with anyone who needs help in any Spanish class. Also, if you need any help with Econ 201 or 202 as well as GenEd 110, 120, 130 or 140, I would be more than happy to assist you. Please don?t hesitate to contact me to schedule an appointment.
Hey everybody! My name is Jozef and I'm a senior from Kenosha here at UW-Whitewater. While I'm a History major/Spanish minor, my academic interests include all of the social sciences and humanities, especially history, political science, sociology, philosophy and literature. My dream job is to someday be a teacher, something that I am quickly gaining experience with in my service hours at a local elementary school. Some of my hobbies include camping, music and photography. I look forward to assisting you with anything from historical questions, review for an exam, using Chicago/Turabian style or just writing in general!
My name is JD Smith, and I am a junior from Lake Geneva, Wisconsin. I am a History major with plans to teach high school history. I enjoy skiing, reading, and running cross-country. I went to SI when I was a freshman to assist with making the change from high school work to college level work, so now I hope to help other student make the same transmission that I did. If you ever need help or would like to work one-on-one with anything related to history courses just send me an email and I would be happy to help.
Hello! My name is Katherine, but you can call me Katie. I'm a junior majoring in Psychology and minoring in Criminology. I love grammar and writing, and my work has been featured in The Muse as well as nominated for a University Writing Award. I am really excited to be tutoring writing and spanish because I really enjoy working with people on their grammar skills! I hope to go into Forensic Psychology one day. I am involved in Gamezombie.tv on campus as a former lead writer and current producer, and I am the president of League of Legends club. In my freetime I love sewing, cooking, watching Game of Thrones, and playing League of Legends. I'm here to help!
Hey there! I am Katie Barker, and I am from Wausau, Wisconsin. I am a junior majoring in Psychology and minoring in Business. I am more than willing to you help with either subject! Besides helping students here at the tutoring center, I am also active in Undergraduate Research. After my time here at UW-Whitewater, I hope to continue on to graduate school to obtain my Master’s Degree in Counseling. My dream job is to become a Career Counselor at a University. Feel free to contact me with any questions or concerns you may have, and I will do my best to help you out!
I am sophomore in my first year here at UW-Whitewater. I am originally from Colorado, but graduated from Mayville, WI. I am a transfer student from not one, but two different colleges (UW-Washington County and MATC-Madison) and this is my third year of college experience. I commute from Janesville and work at a skilled nursing facility right here in Whitewater. After many changes for my major and some long soul searching, I am ready to fulfill my dream of becoming a high school educator specializing in history, but my interests vary across the board: writing/reading, art, music, psychology, and ethnic studies. In hopes of achieving my career goal, I am now helping students through tutoring and SI services. This, along with my college experience here at Whitewater, will provide me with ample experience in aiding and educating others. I consider myself extremely friendly, fun-loving, laid back, helpful person who wants to see others succeed at achieving their own dreams.
Hi all! My name is Kayla Trimborn. I am a junior with a double major in elementary education and Spanish. I have been taking Spanish courses consecutively for the past six years. I love to help others, and have a talent for explaining a concept in multiple ways. In 2011, I studied abroad in Costa Rica and loved learning a new culture and being able to submerge myself in Spanish. I have taken courses such as advanced composition, phonetics, advanced conversation, along with the basics and would love to help you out in any of those subjects! I am a friendly, responsible, supportive peer looking forward to help you in your academic goals!
Hi, my name is Kelley and I am a junior from Naperville, IL. I am double majoring in International Business and Spanish. This is my eighth year studying Spanish and I have a passion for the language and various Hispanic cultures. I hope to study abroad in Sevilla, Spain this spring semester. I love working with fellow students; last year I worked in the Admissions Office giving campus tours and this year I am an orientation leader on Hawk Squad. I am so excited to be an SI and help students succeed and reach their goals with Spanish!
Hi, my name is Kelsey. I graduated from Madison Memorial High School in Madison, WI and I now am a junior here at Whitewater. I'm studying Accounting and plan on pursuing a Masters of Professional Accountancy. After college I plan to go into public accounting. I am excited to be a Supplemental Instructor for accounting and I have really liked studying accounting so far in college. In my free time I love playing soccer I am currently on the women's soccer team - hanging out with my friends, shopping and of course doing accounting problems! I am really looking forward to this opportunity to help others in understanding accounting.
Hello! My name is Kelsey Kohlbeck, and I am a junior with a major in Special Education and a minor in Psychology. I enjoy reading on my new Kindle, watching Netflix, and swimming on the swim team here at UWW. While my passion is teaching, I have a particular love for psychology. So, I would love to be able to help you find this same desire or simply help you succeed and understand the material. I am only one class away from completing my minor and am looking forward to help the best I can!
Hello, my name is Kenneth. I am a junior here at UW-Whitewater from Mukwonago, WI. I am currently majoring in political science with an emphasis in legal studies and a minor in theatre. After I complete my undergraduate program, I am planning to go to law school and become an attorney. I have been tutoring for three semesters now. I am also involved on campus and currently serve as the President of the UW-Whitewater Law Society and as the Secretary of the UW-Whitewater College Democrats. I look forward to helping you succeed academically this year.
Hello! My name is Krissy. I am from Brookfield, WI. I will graduate with a management major and psychology minor. My favorite subjects include management, marketing, entrepreneurship, and psychology. In my free time I love to cook, hang out with friends, play volleyball, listen to music and spend time outside. I enjoy learning and school and meeting new people. I would love to help you!
Hello! My name is Laura and I am a senior majoring in biology with a pre-biomedical emphasis. My plans for the future include a career in the medical field. I find biology and chemistry very interesting, and would love to help you feel the same. Aside from tutoring and being an SI instructor, I have also been involved with Best Buddies, America Reads, ULEAD, LIT, Catholic Student Coalition, PHAT Club, HSA, and a health center internship. In my free time I enjoy spending time with friends, cooking, working out, listening to my favorite Olly Murs and Maroon 5 songs, and traveling. Feel free to contact me with ANY questions, and I will do my best to help you answer them!
Hi! My name is Laura Lammers and I am from Lake Zurich, Illinois. I am currently a sophomore and am currently majoring in psychology and plan on going to grad school later on. I have a lot of schooling ahead of me and I know the difficulties associated with it, which is why I want to help students master all subjects. I am more than willing to go above and beyond to help students achieve their goals.
Hi! I'm currently a sophomore majoring in Elementary Education, minoring in French and Teaching English as Second Language. Aside from being an SI, I also work at the Childrens Center. I speak English, French and German. I've taken Math 148 and Math 149. I really enjoyed these classes even though they were a challenge. I understand that they can be extremely hard and discouraging, so I'm here to help you along the way!
Hi my name is Lisa Lang and I am a junior accounting major. I am involved with two accounting orgs on campus. This will be my second semester tutoring and I am also going to be an SI for Accounting 244. So I will definitely know the book front to back! Feel free to contact me via email. Hope you have a great semester and good luck!
My name is Margaret Angeli, and I am a junior studying Biology with an Ecology, Evolution, and Behavior emphasis and a minor in Psychology. My dream job would be to study how animal behavior impacts conservation. I absolutely love biology, and I would love to help you with it, as well as technical writing. I know science and writing can be frustrating, but I believe that any student can master these if they try!
Hello everyone! My name is Mathew Sheahan. I am currently a junior here at UW-Whitewater, majoring in Accounting and Finance and a minor in Economics. I am originally from a small town called Hilbert, Wisconsin. After graduating from Whitewater, my plan is to start out working for a public accounting firm, but someday I hope to work for a company and do more cost accounting. In my free time, I love to spend time with family and friends, watch and play sports, and play cards. This is my first semester tutoring and being a Supplemental Instructor through the tutoring center, but I have tutored before through a few student organizations on campus, like Beta Alpha Psi and IMA. If you have any questions or problems you need help on, feel free to contact me and I would love to help out!
Hello, my name is Matt Schield and I am from Wausau, Wisconsin. I am currently a junior majoring in chemistry and biology with a pre-medical emphasis. I've taken multiple chemistry and biology classes here at UW-Whitewater, and I can help you out with your questions about either subject. After I graduate from Whitewater I hope to to go to medical school to become a cardiologist. I enjoy helping people figure out how to do chemistry and biology because they are their own language and can be pretty difficult. Don't hesitate to ask any questions if you have them. I hope to see you soon!
Hi! My name is Maria Hirsch, and I am a senior here at UW-Whitewater. I am majoring in Elementary/Middle Education with a minor in English as a Second Language. I am also the Head Coordinator of the Nursing Home Visitation Program here on campus. I have a passion for volunteering, and I spend time each semester visiting with nursing home residents. I'm looking forward to meeting people who are learning English as their second language! I plan to student teach in Ecuador and become an ESL teacher to help children and adults master the English language.
Hello! My name is Matthew Sobczak, and I am from Germantown, Wisconsin. I am currently a sophomore at UW-W, and I am majoring in English Education with a minor in speech. I love helping people with English. My specialty is English literature. Making old (boring) literature feel new, relevant, and fun is very important to me, and I feel that this is the most important part of the literature learning process. I would be thrilled to help you with your writing, so feel free to come on down and I can answer any questions you have. Whether the problem is big or small, I would love to help you with it, so set up an appointment and I will see you there!
Hi! I'm Melissa Kennedy, but you can call me Missy. I?m a sophomore, double-majoring in English (with an emphasis in Professional Writing and Book Publishing) and Management. I started my undergraduate career here in the Biology Department, but my love for revising our lab group?s assignments brought me to writing! Since I?ve taken a lot of different courses at Whitewater, I?m excited to help out with writing for many subjects. I live on campus, but on the weekends I commute home to work at a local grocery store. When I?m not studying or working, I love to read and write for fun. I?m really looking forward to extending these interests to working with fellow students at the Writing Center!
Top o’ the mornin’ to ya’! (I’m a ginger, so I had to greet like the Irish do in movies…)I’m Michelle, and I’m a senior accounting major pursuing a MPA here at Whitewater. I’m one of the strange students who actually likes 343 (Intermediate II), and I would very much enjoy seeing the material click with your learning style. There are many ways to present information, and you better believe I’ll find what works for you! Where there’s a will, there’s a way. I’m also available to tutor business core, Tax 1 (451) and Accounting Info Systems (454). On campus, I’m Treasurer and Fundraising Coordinator for the Freedom Force, am involved in leadership with InterVarsity, and am a pledge with Beta Alpha Psi. (I highly recommend all of these organizations!) If the term ‘free time’ actually appeared in my life’s glossary, I’d likely spend it writing classical music, learning contortion, running, or baking. I also love candy, so if you ask nicely, I may share.Save an egg - crack a smile! :-)
Hi everyone! I am Nicole Burke, and I am a sophomore. I am a Biology major and a Chemistry minor with a pre-med emphasis. I hope to go to medical school to become an ER physician. I did undergraduate research last year on duck behavior and I am continuing this year. I am super motivated and passionate about my education. I love working with others which is why I am a peer mentor on campus, so please feel free to contact me with any questions!
My name is Nikki Lutter. I am currently a sophomore here at UW-Whitewater, majoring in English with an emphasis in writing and publishing, and a minor in history. I was born and raised in Muskego, where, on summer breaks, I enjoy shooting with my bow and reading outside. I read all kinds of materials, from historical nonfictions to Shakespeare to Life Extension magazine, and so much more! I also have a bit of an adventurous spirit. I often go hiking and camping. I am also planning a backpacking trip through Europe to take place after my graduation in the summer of 2015, which I am very excited about! Please visit the tutoring center and meet me in person!
Hi, I'm Nichole. I'm from Browntown, a small town near Monroe, WI. I'm a junior at Whitewater, double majoring in German and Math. I love studying German because the culture has so much to offer, especially here in WI, and in today's close knit world, knowing a language is very valuable. My favorite part of math is algebra, especially solving equations. Eventually I'd like to use my problem solving skills to solve global issues, like third world poverty, disaster relief, and world hunger. Math holds potential to achieve enormous things, and you do too! So, please don't hesitate to ask questions. I look forward to tutoring and learning with you ~ Smile!
My name is Nick Abild, and I am pursuing a Master of Professional Accountancy (MPA) degree on campus along with the goal of becoming a CPA. I have been an Accounting Supplemental Instructor and one-on-one tutor for several semesters now and I have really enjoyed studying accounting in college. A few organizations that I have been a part of on campus have been Beta Alpha Psi, the University Honors Program and The Navigators. I am originally from Wauwatosa, WI and some other activities that I like to do in my free time are bowling, golfing, shooting pool, playing Ping-Pong, and playing card games. I have completed most of the accounting courses available at the undergrad level, so feel free to contact me to set up a meeting. I look forward to helping people find success in accounting!
I am a sophomore at UW-Whitewater majoring in Accounting. I am from Wauwatosa, WI graduating from Wauwatosa East High School. This will be my first year as an S.I. leader; however, I have plenty of other experience of working with others and helping them have a better understanding of the material. I am looking forward to this opportunity to help others as long as further my knowledge of accounting. In my free time I enjoy playing/watching sports, listening to music, and hanging out with friends. If you ever need help, just ask and I'd be more than willing to help.
My name is Paul, and I'm currently a freshman majoring in mathematics. I hope to someday teach high school mathematics. I enjoy watching basketball and football, but I enjoy playing almost any sport or activity. While this is my first year of official tutoring, I am catching on fast in trying to help clarify student problems.
Hello, my name is Pedro Aranda. I am currently a sophomore and my major is Information Technology - Business Application Development. I am from Whitewater, Wisconsin, so as a resident here choosing to attend UW-Whitewater was easy. I graduated from Whitewater High School with a graduating class of about 136 people in the spring of 2013. Outside of school I enjoy biking and playing video games, especially Pokémon. I had always liked math. I had taken AP Calculus my junior year in high school, so during my senior year I decided to take math classes at UW-Whitewater during the fall and spring of that year. Throughout middle school and high school I have always tutored my friends when they needed help. I look forward to being of service.
Hi! My name is Peter. I am in my second year of graduate school in the Professional Counseling program. Before coming to Whitewater, I went to UW-Oshkosh and got my bachelors degree in Psychology. In addition to my statistics and research classes, I did a research project in Brazil in 2011. I look forward to helping students succeed in their classes and in their overall college experience!
Hi! My name is Phuong Nguyen, but you can call me Pharrell. I am a freshman majoring in Business. I graduated from a high school in Hanoi, Vietnam. I had some experience with tutoring in high school, and I am eager to gain more here. Helping people and seeing them succeed has always been my passion, so I am glad that I have the chance to be a tutor. I am very easygoing and approachable, so don't hesitate to contact me if you have any questions! I'll do my best to help you out!
Hi, my name is Promise Triplett. I am a sophomore Political Science major and Math minor from Milwaukee, WI. I have always been good at math, but I do know that it can be hard sometimes. I can help you to get over that hill and be able to understand the problem. For fun I like to read and cook for my friends.
Hello! My name is Qining Fan, but you can call me Fiona. I am an international student from China. I am a sophomore now. I am majoring in Accounting and Finance, and may stay here for four more years to obtain the MPA (Master of Professional Accountant) degree. I love to talk and make friends. If you need assistance with either Chinese or math, please feel free to contact me. I really enjoy helping others learn, and I look forward to assisting you.
Hello! My name is Rachel, and I am a sophomore majoring in Elementary Education with a minor in Special Education. I am originally from Milwaukee, but spend my summers living here in Whitewater and working at a summer camp as a counselor. I spend my free time laying on the club Ultimate Frisbee team, hanging out with my roommates and reading. My true passion is teaching, and I am excited for this opportunity to help and work with others. I can't wait to meet with you, and feel free to come to me for any help you need!
Hello, my name is Rachel Saueressig. I am currently a freshman, and I graduated last year from Heritage Christian High School in Brookfield, WI. I am majoring in Elementary Education with a minor in Mathematics. In my free time, I love listening to music, hanging out with friends, and drinking coffee or tea. I am involved in Campus Crusade and Intervarsity here on campus. I cannot wait to meet you and assist you in as much as I can!
Hello! My name is Rebecca Karnopp and I'm currently a sophomore majoring in English and minoring in Professional Writing and Book Publishing. I've always loved to read and write, and writing papers for school is often a challenge for me, but one I am always excited to undertake! Other interests of mine include reading, gardening, listening to music, watching TV, and being involved in the WELS ministry here on campus. I look forward to working with you and helping you with your papers in any way that I can!
Hello, my name is Richard Grunewald, and I am a History major. I will be a senior as of fall 2014 and am looking forward to graduating and pursuing my Master's Degree in either Middle Eastern Studies or Middle Eastern History. Outside of school I enjoy working out, spending time with friends, and being outside as much as possible. I am very excited to share my interest and knowledge in history with students in SI and one-on-one sessions. I also have some knowledge in economics and am available for individual sessions for this subject as well. SI is a great tool that the Academic Support Center offers and I hope many of you utilize it and end up in my session sometime! If you would like to set up a individual session, feel free to send me an email and we will be in touch."
Hi, my name is Robert and I'm a freshman at UW-Whitewater. I am from Racine, WI and graduated from Park High School. I'm majoring in accounting and hoping one day that I can be a personal accountant for someone. This is my first semester as a tutor and I can't wait to help students! I'm very outgoing and love meeting new people as well. I really enjoy math and finding the answers to any math problem because it's like a mystery to me. I'm so excited to be a tutor at Whitewater!
Hi! I'm Sam McCumber, I'm from Kenosha, WI and I graduated from Bradford High School. I'm a sophomore majoring in art education. Art and math may seem like polar opposites but they are more alike than you would think. Math can be difficult to understand sometimes, and although this will be my first year tutoring, I've helped fellow students in the past. I'm very excited to be tutoring this year and I can't wait to see what this year has in store.
My name is Sam Averill. I am a junior music education major from Waunakee, Wisconsin. I have performed with the UWW Symphonic Wind ensemble at Carnegie Hall in New York and Symphony Center in Chicago. I have remained in great academic standing, having made the dean’s list every semester I’ve been here. I am able to tutor most music classes that are offered. I am flexible in my scheduling and can offer a variety of different ways to learn about the subjects I tutor.
Hello, I'm Sarah! I'm currently a sophomore majoring in English with an emphasis in professional writing and book publishing. I'm doing minors in both German and World Religions as well, so I guess you could say that I have very eclectic interests! Helping people to improve their writing is something that I love, and I really hope to be able to work closely with you. I've been informally helping people with their writing since high school, so I'm very excited to be tutoring this semester! I'm fairly involved on campus, being a member of German Club and the treasurer of PSSO, but I will always make time to help someone out with whatever they need. I feel like I'm writing a dating profile, so let me end with this: I enjoy long marathons of Doctor Who, learning about European history for fun, and have a very diverse taste in music.
Hi! My name is Shannon and I am a sophomore here at Whitewater. I am currently a pre-business major. On campus I'm involved in the Honors Program as well as Intervarsity Christian Fellowship. In my free time I love hanging out with my friends and family, baking, shopping and watching movies. I'm looking forward to helping my fellow students understand accounting!
Hi, my name is Shannon Staral, and I'm currently a freshman. I'm from Muskego, Wisconsin. I am studying physical education in hopes to become a trainer or physical therapist in the future. I love helping people as well as watching them learn and grow. I am always willing to help and look forward to tutoring this semester.
Hello! My name is Shakeva, and I am a junior majoring in Theatre with a double minor in Dance and Journalism. Although I grew up in the small town of Beloit, WI, I look forward to living in a big city. Somewhere between Spring 2015 graduation and my career on Broadway, I would love to write for Rolling Stone Magazine. I enjoy dancing, cooking, writing poetry and short walks to the fridge. Currently, I am Secretary, Journalist and State Social Action Collegiate Coordinator Co-Chair for the Lambda Alpha Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc on campus. I am also Community Service Chair for our campus' chapter of the National Pan-Hellenic Council. I am also involved in the Black Student Union, TIFU Cultural Ensemble and IMPACT. I love meeting new people and am always here to help. Whether I'm in the Writing Center or you see me in the UC, feel free to ask!
Hello everyone, I’m Sierra Evans. I have currently just finished my freshmen year and will be returning in the fall of 2014 as a sophomore. I am a Secondary Education, Math emphasis major and I have not declared my minor yet. I am from Glendale, WI, which is where I graduated from Nicolet High School. In my free time, I enjoy spending time with family and friends, listening to music and, my all-time favorite, watching movies. My favorite color is purple, which is one of reasons why I love UW-Whitewater. I know that math can be very frustrating, but for me it has always been fun and come naturally. Ever since I was young I wanted to be a math teacher, so I am very dedicated to helping others learn math. Feel free to contact me if you ever need help.
Hi, my name is Stefinie. I am a sophomore here at UW-Whitewater from Park Ridge, IL. I?m involved with the University Honors Program and Alpha Sigma Lambda. During my high school career, I went on various missionary trips with my church youth group and taught Kindergarten Sunday School. In my free time, I enjoy baking, traveling, and hanging out with friends. I really enjoy helping others, and I am very excited to be tutoring the GenEd and Math 141 classes. Please feel free to contact me anytime, as I am here to help you!
Hello! My name is Stephanie, and I am from Rudolph, WI where I work at a local cheese factory during break. I embrace the WI stereotype and love cheese! This is my junior year here at Whitewater as an Accounting major with a Mathematics minor. My ultimate goal is to get my CPA certification after graduating with my MPA from Whitewater and work for an international accounting firm. I have participated in Institute of Management Accountants and Phi Eta Sigma. These groups really helped me learn more and make connections. I have taken Accounting 244, 249, 261, and 343. I enjoy traveling, dancing, and can speak French. I hope you contact me with any questions and am excited to meet you!
Hi, my name is Taylor and I'm currently a sophomore majoring in Math (with a Statistics emphasis) with a minor in Actuarial Math. I am an officer for the Student Math Association here on campus and I am also involved in intramural sports. Outside of school, I like to hang out with my friends and family as well as workout and watch my favorite TV shows when they're on every week. I have been a tutor for two years now, and I look forward to meeting you and helping you love math as much as I do!
Hi! I'm Tyler from Geneva, Illinois. I plan on double majoring in Health and Human Performance and Biology Pre-Med looking to become a physical therapist. I am an ambitious and driven student who is fun loving, laid back and ready to answer all of your Structure and Function of the Human Body questions.
Hi, my name is Tyler Wuenstel and I am from Menomonee Falls, WI. I am currently a sophomore at UW-Whitewater studying Computer Science with a Business minor. In my free time I am generally found shooting billiards in the University Center and I am always willing to shoot a game with anyone who offers. I enjoy programming and am very excited to start tutoring students in Computer Sceince and MCS classes this semester.
Hello, my name is Yaya Bah. I am originally from the small West African Country of The Gambia. I am a Chemistry Major and an IT minor. I find chemistry very fun and interesting, and would like to help fellow students find it fun and ineresting, too! I have many interests and am very outgoing; I love all sports, especially soccer. I love to travel and see what the world has to offer.
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