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Scott AlpizarScott Alpizar

Scott Alpizar is a driven undergraduate tutor in his junior year with a double major in Forensic Science and Premedical Biology along with a minor in Chemistry.  He is a member of the Honors Program as well as the Vice President and Finance Committee Chair of the Rotaract Club.  He has also recently joined the American Chemical Society. Scott has a love for science and looks forward to helping others as a chemistry tutor.  In his spare time he enjoys playing sports or working out in the Rec Center.

Tutors: BIOL 1121, BIOL 1122, BIOL 1123, BIOL 1124, BIOL 2253, BIOL 2254, BIOL 2255, BIOL 2256, BIOL 3301,BIOL 3302, BIOL 3306, BIOL 3308, BIOL 3311, BIOL 3312, BIOL 3313, BIOL 3313, BIOL 4461, BIOL 4462, BIOL 4493, CHEM 1103, CHEM 1105, CHEM 1115, CHEM 1116, CHEM 1117, CHEM 1118, CHEM 2201, CHEM 2202, CHEM 2203, CHEM 2204, CHEM 2221, CHEM 2222, FORS 4403, and ePortfolio



Racquel Arnold, CLR Receptionist/ Administrative Assistant

Racquel Arnold is an undergraduate student majoring in Biology with a Pre-Medical emphasis. She plans on being in the hospital environment during and after her studies in medical school. Aside from being part of the CLR staff, Racquel is an A-Team and LEGOS member. She enjoys spending time with her friends, having fun, playing video games, and spending time with her cat.




 

Paul Burinda, CLR Computer Lab Graduate Assistant 
Paul is a graduate student majoring in Computer Science.  He obtained his B.A. in Music and Sound Recording at UNH and plans to develop computer applications for the sound recording industry.  In his free time, Paul likes to play pool, read, research and investigate the paranormal, and hike the trails around Connecticut. 

Tutors:  CSCI 1107, CSCI 1110, CSCI 2212, CSCI 6604, CSCI 6610, CSCI 6622, CSCI 6640, DGAD 1101, MUSC 1111, MUSC 1112, MUSC 1116, MUSC 1120, MUSC 1125, MUSC 1126, MUSC 2211, MUSC 2240, MUSC 2241, MUSR 2211, MUSR 3311, MUSR 3322 and MUSR 4401

 


Van Cao

Van is an undergraduate from Vietnam, majoring in Electrical Engineering. Van is doing his internship as an engineering assistant in a local company in addition to his role at UNH as an EAS and Electrical Engineering Peer Tutor. He is very enthusiastic, approachable and friendly. In his free time, Van likes to work out, hang out with friends, and read books. He also tries to accomplish many things at one time and entertain his challenges because he considers himself a true "goal getter."

Tutors: CSCI 1110, EASC 1107, EASC 1109, EASC 1112, EASC 2211, EASC 2230, EASC 2232, ELEC 2235, ELEC 2247, ELEC 2257, ELEC 3302, ELEC 4437 and ELEC 4461


University of New Haven: Jonathan CoscarelliJonathan Coscarelli

Jonathan Coscarelli an undergraduate peer tutor who is dual majoring in Fire Science with concentrations in Fire Administration and Fire Arson/Investigation.  He is also completing a minor in Criminal Justice.  He has been a volunteer fire fighter since the age of 16.  In his free time, he loves spending time outdoors doing just about anything.  He is an active member of the UNH Scuba Club and hopes to one day become a career firefighter and scuba instructor.

Tutors:  FIRE 1102, FIRE 1106, FIRE 2201, FIRE 2203, FIRE 2204, FIRE 2207, FIRE 2209, FIRE 3301, FIRE 3302, FIRE 3303, FIRE 3304, FIRE 3307, FIRE 3313, FIRE 3314, FIRE 3325, FIRE 4404, FIRE 4405, FIRE 4409, CJST 1100, CJST 2201, CJST 2205, CJST 2209, CJST 2210, CJST 2217 and CJST 2218.



David DeNicola

David is an undergraduate who is majoring and peer tutoring in Nutrition and Dietetics.  He is an honor student and is passionate about the field of nutrition.  David hopes to get an accredited dietetic internship after he graduates so that he can become a Registered Dietitian.  He is a very outgoing and friendly student who is willing to help others in a comfortable and professional manner.  David also likes to play soccer and currently volunteers at Yale New Haven Hospital.  

Tutors:  BIOL 1121, BIOL 1123, DIET 2215, DIET 2222, DIET 3330, ePortfolio 

 


Dylan Haenel

Dylan is an undergraduate student majoring in biotechnology and minoring in sustainability. He works in the biology department as a microbiology laboratory assistant and is also a member of the Honors Program. In his free time, he enjoys participating in recreational sports such as volleyball, dodge ball, and handball.

Tutors: BIOL 1121, BIOL 1122, BIOL 1123, BIOL 1124, BIOL 2250, BIOL 2251, BIOL 2253, BIOL 2254, BIOL 2255, BIOL 2256, BIOL 2256, BIOL 3301, BIOL 3302, BIOL 3306, BIOL 3311, BIOL 3313, BIOL 4461, BIOL 4462, MARN 1101 and MARN 1102


Laura HerrmannLaura Herrmann

Laura is a junior double majoring in Forensic Science and Criminal Justice. She is a member of the UNH Criminal Justice Club and SCOPE. She is very friendly and outgoing, and she enjoys helping others learn. Laura is a chemistry tutor in the Math, Science and Business Lab.

Tutors:  CHEM 1103, CHEM 1105, CHEM 1115 CHEM 1116, CHEM 1117, CHEM 1118, CHEM 2201, CHEM 2202, CHEM 2203, CHEM 2204, CHEM 2211, CHEM 2212, CJST 1100, CJST 1102, CJST 2201, CJST 2217, CJST 2218, CJST 2250 and CJST 4420.


Samantha Hill, CLR Receptionist/Administrative Assistant

Samantha (a.k.a. Sam) is an undergraduate student majoring in Forensic Science with a concentration in Chemistry. She is planning on getting her master's degree and working at the federal level. Besides working at the CLR, Sam is a part of SMILE, works as a waitress back home in New Jersey, and enjoys singing, playing video games, reading, writing poetry, and fencing.

Tutors: DGAD 1101

 

 


Alaina Kaiser

Alaina Kaiser is a junior double majoring in Forensic Science and Biochemistry. She is a member of the Charger Pep Band and Alpha Lambda Delta Honor Society. She is friendly, enjoys helping others, and loves chemistry. She also works as a teaching assistant in the chemistry labs. Alaina works as a chemistry tutor in the Math, Science, and Business Lab.

Tutors: BIOL 1121, BIOL 1123, BIOL 2253, BIOL 2254, BIOL 2255, BIOL 2256, BIOL 3306, BIOL 3311, BIOL 3313, BIOL 4461, BIOL 4462, CHEM 1103, CHEM 1105, CHEM 1106, CHEM 1115, CHEM 1116, CHEM 1117, CHEM 1118, CHEM 2201, CHEM 2202, CHEM 2203, and CHEM 2204




Jenny Lam

Jenny is an undergraduate student from upstate New York majoring in accounting.  She is the treasurer of the accounting society and a member of several other clubs on campus.  She plans to obtain her MBA and CPA after graduation.  Jenny also enjoys playing the piano, painting, drawing, and baking.

Tutors: ACCT 1101, ACCT 1102, ECON 1133, ECON 1134, MGMT 2210, MGMT 2240 and MKGT 2200

 


Shican LiShican Li

Shican is an undergraduate from China who is majoring in Biology (pre-med) and wants to be a great doctor in the future. Shican is a very friendly chemistry and mathematics tutor in the CLR. She loves science as well as literature and the arts, and she enjoys playing the Chinese zither and writing poems in her free time. She is also a UNH Diversity Peer Educator, and a member of the UNH Elm City Review, Honor’s Student Council, Rotaract Club and the International Student Association.

Tutors: CHEM 1103, CHEM 1105, CHEM 1115, CHEM 1116, CHEM 1117, CHEM 1118, CHEM 2201, CHEM 2203, MATH 1103, MATH 1109, MATH 1115, MATH 1175, MATH  1117, and MATH 1118


Noumso KabaNoumso Kaba

Noumso is an undergraduate Peer Tutor majoring in Accounting and minoring in Finance. She is a member of the Peer Tutoring Program in the CLR, and she will be tutoring in Accounting and QA. She is the treasurer of the Accounting Society and the treasurer of The Class of 2015 Executive Board. She is also a member of the Alpha Lamda Delta Honor Society. In her free time, she enjoys playing board games, watching movies, and spending time with family and friends.

Tutors: ACCT 1101, ACCT 1102, ACCT 2220, ARTS 2209, FINC 2213, FINC 2214, MGMT 2240, QANL 1118, QANL 2216.


University of New Haven: Lanmeng MaLanmeng Ma

Lanmeng Ma is now a Ph.D. student in Criminal Justice after having earned her Master's in Criminal Justice at UNH. Originally from Sichuan province, China, Lanmeng lived in Shanghai for many years where she received a BA in Fashion Design at Donghua University. Beyond her specialty in criminal justice, Lanmeng is passionate about the visual arts and has published two books on traditional Chinese paintings.  She believes that challenges make life rich, there are smart ways to make life easier, and hard work leads to success. 

Tutors:  CJST 6601, CJST 6606, CJST 6608, CJST 6611, CJST 6613, CJST 6617, CJST 6618, CJST 6622, CJST 6637, CJST 6651, and CJST 6656


Elizabeth (Liz) Medina, CLR Receptionist/Administrative Assistant

Elizabeth (Liz) Medina is an undergraduate student majoring in Criminal Justice with a concentration in Investigative Services.  She is planning on minoring in Sociology and earning a certificate in Paralegal Studies and Law Enforcement Science. Some of her hobbies outside of school include the following:  hiking, reading, being with friends and family, arts and crafts, and anything dealing with penguins or the color teal.

 

 

 


Andrea Meyers, Computer Lab Undergraduate Assistant

Andrea is an undergraduate student majoring in Forensic Science and Biology with a pre-med concentration and a minor in chemistry. She intends to go on to medical school and become a forensic pathologist.  In her free time, Andrea enjoys volunteering around the community, playing field hockey, and random dancing.

Tutors: Microsoft Office, CSCI 1107

 


DariuszMonika Mierzejewski, Computer Lab Undergraduate Assistant

Monika is an undergraduate student who is double majoring in Biology and Forensic Science.  In addition to serving as a Computer Lab Undergraduate Assistant at the CLR, she also functions as a Microbiology Lab Assistant for the UNH Biology Department. Monika plans to obtain a master’s degree after graduating from the University of New Haven and intends to pursue a career in research.  She is a fan of 80’s rock and country music, and she enjoys camping and watching classic films.

Tutors: CSCI 1107


Samantha Ogden

Sam is a sophomore double majoring in Forensic Science and Chemistry.  She is a peer tutor in physics and chemistry with the CLR and she is a part of the Honors Program.  She is very friendly and outgoing.  In her spare time she enjoys playing volleyball and reading.

Tutors: CHEM 1103, CHEM 1105, CHEM 1106, CHEM 1115, CHEM 1116, CHEM 1117, CHEM 1118, CHEM 2201, CHEM 2202, CHEM 2203, CHEM 2204, CHEM 2211, CHEM 2221, PHYS 100, PHYS 100L, PHYS 1103, PHYS 1113, PHYS 1104, PHYS 1114, PHYS 1150, PHYS 1151, PHYS 2205, and PHYS 2206

 


Catherine Pin

Catherine is an undergraduate student double-majoring in Forensic Science (biology concentration) and Math Education. She is a member of the UNH honors program and also tutors in the Math Zone.  When not at school, Catherine enjoys reading, doodling, and writing a variety of stories that may one day become books. She is also a fan of generally nerdy things like Star Wars, comic books, and Doctor Who.

Tutors: MATH 1175, MATH 1117, MATH 1118, MATH 2203, and MATH 2228.



Jaquelyn (Jaque) Perez, CLR Receptionist/Administrative Assistant

Jaque Perez is an undergraduate peer tutor and an administrative assistant/receptionist. Jaque is entering her junior year studying Criminal Justice with a concentration in Forensic Psychology. Jaque plans on minoring in Philosophy or earning a certificate in Paralegal Studies. Jaque is an undergraduate student government senator, member of the Alpha Lambda Delta honor society, and actively participates in REC sports at UNH. She enjoys working out, cooking, and reading.

Tutors: CJST 1100, CJST 1102, CJST 2201, CJST 2205, CJST 2217, CJST 3311, CJST 4408, PSYC 1111, PYSC 2217, PSYC 3336 PSYC 3370 and SOCI 1113


Rudolph (Rudy) Plavnicky, CLR Receptionist/Administrative Assistant

Rudolph Plavnicky, or Rudy, is an undergraduate majoring in Fire Arson Investigation with a minor in Criminal Justice.  He is part of the Fire Science Club and the Ultimate Frisbee Club known as Manhunt.  In his free time, he likes to play video games, Frisbee, relax by the pool, and take long walks on the beach with his cat.   After finishing college, he hopes to be hired as a fire investigator for his town as well as become a volunteer firefighter.

Tutors: ARTS 2209

 


Charles RangelCharles Rangel

Charles is a sophomore here at UNH, majoring in Accounting.  As an accounting major, Charles is pursuing a career goal of becoming a Certified Public Accountant, and his ultimate goal is becoming a Chief Financial Officer of a company.  Charles is very friendly and goal oriented which makes him a very motivated individual.  He really enjoys subjects that involve mathematics and calculations.  In his free time, Charles likes to play and watch hockey, socialize with friends, and research what is going on in domestic and international markets. 

Tutors: ACCT  1101, ACCT  1102, ACCT 2220, ACCT 2250, ECON 1133, ECON 1134, FINC 2213, FINC 2214, QANL 1118 and QANL 2216


Syed Taleb RazviSyed Taleb Razvi

Syed Taleb Razvi is an undergraduate majoring in Electrical Engineering who plans to minor in Mathematics. He is an honor roll student. Before joining the CLR, he tutored math and chemistry for the CAMEP program. Also, he is a math mentor for incoming students majoring in Mathematics. In his spare time, he is a noha khwaan (one who recites prayers).

Tutors: CHEM 1103, CHEM 1105, CHEM 1106, CHEM 1115, MATH 1103, MATH 1109, MATH 1115, MATH 1127, MATH 1175, MATH 1117, MATH 1118, MATH 2203, MATH 2204, EASC 2211 (mass balance and charge balance), EASC 2230, ELEC 2253, ELEC 2247, ELEC 3302, ELEC 3371, PHYS 1100, PHYS 1103, PHYS 1111, PHYS 1113, PHYS 1150, PHYS 1151 and ePortfolio


Aksel Thibodeau

Aksel is an undergraduate majoring in Finance. He is a participant of Fast Track (3 year program), Peer Tutoring, and is the Treasurer of CRU. He enjoys helping students in both accounting and QA.  Aksel is a 6’4” friendly, positive, and humorous peer tutor in the CLR. In his free time  he enjoys Playstation, strategy games, movies, and Ramen Noodles.

Tutors:  ACCT 1101, ACCT 1102, ACCT 2220, ACCT 2221, BUSL 1101, FINC 2213, FINC 2214, MKGT 2200, QANL 1118 and QANL 2216

 


Ariel Tian

Ariel (Yiran) Tian is a graduate student who is majoring in Forensic Science at UNH.  She is rasied in a beautiful traditional city that people gave the name "Venice of the East".  She attended a medical school in China where she setup love for science and wants to become a skin care products research personnel.  In her spare time she enjoys dancing or taking yoga classes at the gym.  She is now a chemistry and math tutor and looks forward to help others and share her study skills.

Tutors:  CHEM 1103, CHEM 1105, CHEM 1106, CHEM 1115, CHEM 1116, CHEM 1117, CHEM 1118, CHEM 2201, CHEM 2202, CHEM 2203, CHEM 2204, CHEM 2215, FORS 2215, FORS 6662, MATH 1103, MATH 1109, MATH 1115, MATH 1117, MATH 1118, MATH 1175


Erika Vargas

Erika is an undergraduate student double majoring in Electrical Engineering and Theater Design. She is a member of Alpha Lambda Delta, as well as the Honor’s Program here at UNH. Besides tutoring math and engineering at the CLR, she is also a TA for EASC 1107P and the treasurer for S.W.E. (Society for Women Engineers). In her free time, she enjoys playing music, watching movies, and soaking up some sun (naturally, being from the sunny state of California!)

Tutors: EASC 1107P, EASC 1109, EASC 1112, EASC 2211, EASC 2230, EASC 2232, ELEC 1155, ELEC 2257, MATH 1103, MATH 1109, MATH 1115, MATH 1117, MATH 1118, MATH 1175, MATH 2204 and QANL 3380

 


Alissa Wynne

Alissa is a junior double majoring in Forensic Science and Biology Pre-Medical. She is an active member of UNH SMILE and Alpha Lambda Delta Honor Society. She has a passion for science and thoroughly enjoys helping others. In her free time, she loves watching movies, playing sports for ChargerREC, and listening to music. Alissa is a chemistry and mathematics tutor in the Math, Science, and Business Lab.

Tutors: BIOL 2254, BIOL 3301, BIOL 3302, BIOL 3306, BIOL 3311, CHEM 1103, CHEM 1105, CHEM 1115, CHEM 1116, CHEM1117, CHEM 1118, CHEM 2201, CHEM 2202, CHEM 2203, CHEM 2204, MATH 103, MATH 109, MATH 115, MATH 117, MATH 118, and MATH 1175.