Team of Tutors!
Creating Confidence & Success…
Hannah Brandon Sophomore Major: Biology Minor: Chemistry
Tutors: Science classes and CORE classes Campus Activities: Tri Chi, Carl Goodson Honors Program, Alpha Chi, OSF Favorite Candy: Crunch Bar, blueberry donuts Interesting Fact: I watched 10 1/2 seasons of Grey’s Anatomy in one month. Favorite Quote: Dream until your dreams come true. Student Success Tip: I like to plan certain times to study in my schedule. I also make a big “to-do list” for my homework so that I can see everything I need to do for all of my classes at one time.
Abigail Brizuela Sophomore Major: Business Administration Minor: Mass Communication Tutors: Spanish Campus Activities: Enactus Favorite Candy: Tropical Skittles Interesting Fact: I’m from Honduras. It’s hot there, like really hot. I’m also bilingual. Favorite Quote: Don’t tell me the sky is the limit when there are footprints on the moon. Student Success Tip: If you don’t know anyone in a class you are taking, get out of your comfort zone and make a new friend and be study buddies. Color code your notes. Never be afraid to ask for help. Andrea Ball Senior Major: Psychology Minor: Biology Tutors: Psychology classes, bible interpretation, CORE Campus Activities: Tri Chi, Elder Serve, Carl Goodson Honors Program, Alpha Chi Favorite Candy: Reeses and Oreos Interesting Fact: I drink a gallon of milk a week. Favorite Quote: God is most glorified in us when we are most satisfied in Him. -John Piper Student Success Tip: Stay organized, make to-do lists, and don’t wait until the last minute to study. Hannah Bunch Junior Major: History and Political Science
Tutors: History and Political Science Campus Activities: Vice President of Student Senate, Chair of College Republicans, Elder Serve, RA in Frances Crawford, Veritas Favorite Candy: Reeses, chocolate, chocolate, and chocolate! Interesting Fact: I have a baby brother who is not even 2, and since I’m 19 years older than him, I get called mama a lot! I love it. Favorite Quote: Every man dies. Not every man really lives. – William Wallace (Brave Heart) Student Success Tip: Sometimes stepping away to readjust your attitude about the subject, or maybe your confidence in studying, and coming back to the subject afterward is sometimes the best thing you can do! Kaylee Bond Senior Major: Mathematics and Secondary Education Minor: Greek
Tutors: Math Campus Activities: OSF, Dining Committee Favorite Candy: Double Stuff Oreos Interesting Fact: I own approximately 700 books Favorite Quote: Never say goodbye because goodbye means going away and going away means forgetting. Student Success Tip: Ask questions. Hannah Hart Junior Major: Chemistry, Biology, and Spanish Tutors: CORE, Science, Math, Spanish Campus Activities: EEE, OSF, Carl Goodson Honors Program, ResLife Favorite Candy: Sour Patch Kids Interesting Fact: I’m from Russia Favorite Quote: “You treat a disease, you win, you lose. You treat a person, I guarantee you, you’ll always win, no matter what the outcome.” – Patch Adams Student Success Tip: Believe you can do better and you will succeed. Nina Hefner Senior Major: History & English Tutors: History and Composition Campus Activities: Tri Chi, Veritas Favorite Candy: Sour Patch Kids & Reeses Interesting Fact: I ran a marathon with Jessica Saunders Favorite Quote: “To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.” -Oscar Wilde Student Success Tip: Solitude is your friend. Don’t feel guilty if you need to walk away from friends to recharge and catch up on school. Ali Kinsey Senior Major: Business Marketing & Management and Mass Communications
Tutors: Business and CORE Campus Activities: EEE, Women in Business, KX Lil Sis, Hickingbotham Student Advisory Board Favorite Candy: Dark chocolate Interesting Fact: Owner of Kinsey Designs, Instagram- @kinseydesigns Favorite Quote: Happy girls are the prettiest- Audrey Hepburn Student Success Tip: Neon flashcards Nick Kowalkowski Junior Major: Chemistry and Biology Tutors: Chemistry, biology, math Campus Activities: KX, rowing club, steel drum, international club Favorite Candy: Sour Patch Kids and kettle chips Interesting Fact: My parents’ families are both from the same mountain in Poland but only met each other once my dad immigrated to Chicago. Favorite Quote: “Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing its stupid.” -Albert “Big Al” Einstein Student Success Tip: Find time to relax between study sessions. The brain needs time to organize the information it has learned, so get some sleep. All night study sessions don’t help. Trust me. Estephanie Perez Senior Major: Business Administration Management & Finance, Mass Communications Why I enjoy tutoring my peers: I enjoy helping other students succeed. I love helping others feel confident in themselves as students. Tutors: Business, Personal Finance, Contemporary World, Bible Survey Favorite Candy: Ferrero Rocher Student Success Tip: Study Hard. Study Well. Drake Puryear Junior Major: Biology Minor: Chemistry & Psychology Why I enjoy tutoring my peers: This university is not only a great place to live, but provides an excellent atmosphere for learning. I want to walk alongside students who might need a little assistance in classes so that they can get the most out of their education. Tutors: Biology, Chemistry, CORE Favorite Candy: Reeses & Snickers Student Success Tip: Pursue excellence, not perfection. Nothing worth having ever comes easy. Josh Reaper Senior Major: Accounting/Finance Why I enjoy tutoring my peers: I enjoy serving others and helping them succeed. Tutors: Math, Business, Accounting, Bible Favorite Candy: Reeses Fast Break Student Success Tip: Make studying part of your daily routine. Jessica Saunders Junior Major: History & English Why I enjoy tutoring my peers: I want to be able to help students have the best experience possible at Ouachita! Tutors: History, English, CORE Favorite Candy: M&Ms & Hot Tamales Student Success Tip: Try not to procrastinate and start preparing for tests and papers as early as possible. Shelby Spears Senior Major: English & Spanish Why I enjoy tutoring my peers: I like to learn and help others learn too. Tutors: Spanish, English, CORE, Fine Arts Favorite Candy: Milky Way Student Success Tip: Never be afraid to ask stupid questions! Kaitlyn Watson Junior Major: Music and Psychology Why I enjoy tutoring my peers: I love helping people understand something they didn’t before. I love lightbulb moments and I genuinely want my peers to succeed. Tutors: Music, Psychology, CORE Favorite Candy: Reeses Student Success Tip: Show up to every class and study opportunity, ask for help when needed, and do not procrastinate. Dylan Watson Senior Major: Christian Studies and Traditional Philosophy
Minor: Greek Why I enjoy tutoring my peers: I enjoy helping people understand subjects i am passionate about. Tutors: Christian Studies, Philosophy, Greek Favorite Candy: Crunch Bars Student Success Tip: Look over the syllabus at the beginning of the semester and record all of your assignments on your personal calendar. Victoria White Sophomore Major: Accounting Why I enjoy tutoring my peers: I love to see knowledge being used to benefit society and humanity. Tutors: Business, Math, CORE Favorite Candy: Junior Mints Student Success Tip: Do not be afraid to ask your professors questions because they are your #1 source of answers. Hannah Wright Junior Major: English Minor: Psychology Why I enjoy tutoring my peers: Learning is fun for me and I want to make it fun for others as well. Tutors: English, Psychology, CORE Favorite Candy: White Chocolate Student Success Tip: Your professors are your friends. Talk to them!