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Vanderbilt Tutoring Services Tutors 2020-2021

Bethanie Stauffer

Bethanie is a junior from Salisbury, NC (home of the wonderful soft drink Cheerwine). She plans to major in chemistry and Medicine, Health, and Society with a minor in German. She tutors in biological sciences, general chemistry, organic chemistry, and neuroscience. In her free time, Bethanie enjoys watching Netflix and sports. On campus, she participates in Alpha Phi Omega and VSVS. 

Cammie Norton

Cammie is a senior from Maryland majoring in physics and mathematics. She tutors in physics and mathematics. She is also on the Club Tennis team and is a member of the Society of Physics Students. In her free time, she loves reading, running, baking, and spending time with her friends.

Channing Chi

Channing is a senior from Denver, Colorado majoring in Medicine, Health, and Society as well as molecular and cell biology. He tutors in biological sciences, biochemistry, general chemistry, and organic chemistry. In his free time, he enjoys singing in the Vanderbilt University Concert Choir and fencing for the VU Fencing Club. He is so excited to get to know you!

Davis Glen Ellis

Davis Glen is a sophomore from Louisiana majoring in mathematics and physics. He tutors in economics and mathematics. His hobbies include board games and Spikeball. On campus, he is involved in Interfaith Council, VINES, and Navs.

Elijah Sheridan

Elijah is a junior from Michigan majoring in physics and mathematics. He tutors in both physics and mathematics. Elijah spends his free time playing on the Club Ultimate Frisbee team and participating in student organizations such as the Society of Physics Students. 

Erin Hardnett

Erin is a senior majoring in computer science. She tutors in all levels of calculus. On campus, she is heavily involved with the BCC as an Ambassa’DORE, website manager, and social media specialist. She is also a member of the Eta Beta chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. In her free time, she enjoys doing her nails, trying different hairstyles, and playing with her dog. 

Eryn Lin

Eryn is a senior from Florida majoring in economics and minoring in business and Chinese. Unsurprisingly, she tutors in economics. On campus, she is involved in Her Campus and conducts independent research on returns to higher education. Outside of academics, you’ll find Eryn journaling, swimming, and catching up on the latest fashion trends. 

Jamie Dyvig

Jamie is a senior majoring in neuroscience. She is originally from San Diego, California. She tutors in biological sciences, general chemistry, organic chemistry, single-variable calculus, and neuroscience. In her free time, Jamie enjoys singing with the Vanderbilt University Concert Choir and volunteering at the Susan Gray School. 

Jane Yao

Jane is a senior from Toronto double majoring in Medicine, Health, and Society and economics. She tutors in both general and organic chemistry as well as economic statistics and neuroscience. Some of her favourite hobbies include playing guitar, cooking, watching movies, and painting. She is also involved in Vanderbilt's Questbridge chapter and does research on Peabody campus.

Jeremiah Cox

Jeremiah Cox is a senior majoring in neuroscience. He has lived in Nashville, TN for the last ten years, but he is originally from Phoenix, AZ. He tutors biological sciences, biochemistry, general and organic chemistry, neuroscience, and physics. Jeremiah is on the pre-med track and hopes to become a doctor. In his spare time, he enjoys playing golf and is passionate about health and fitness. 

Joe Reiser 

Joe is a sophomore from Westerly, RI. He plans to major in computer science and applied mathematics, along with a business minor. He is a tutor in economics, mathematics, and physics. In his free time, Joe likes to play tennis, go to the beach, and practice the piano. 

John Terrell

John is currently a fifth year graduate student in the Department of Chemistry working under Dr. Carmelo Rizzo with a focus in organic synthesis and biochemistry. He obtained his Bachelor of Science degree in chemistry from UNC Asheville in 4 years, where he performed research purely in organic synthesis under Dr. Amanda Wolfe. As a tutor, John helps with both general and organic chemistry at any level.

Judy Li

Judy is a senior majoring in neuroscience. She tutors in biological sciences, general and organic chemistry, neuroscience, and physics. When not researching brain aging, you can probably find her reading in a coffee shop or playing the piano. On campus, Judy is involved in Vanderbilt Music Outreach, Vanderbilt Piano Society, and Next Steps at Vanderbilt. 

Katlyn Gonzalez 

Katlyn is a junior majoring in neuroscience and Medicine, Health, and Society. She tutors in biological sciences, general and organic chemistry, single-variable calculus, and neuroscience. She volunteers as an administrator for the North Carolina American Red Cross and is a yoga instructor. In her free time she loves practicing yoga, watching Netflix, and hanging out with friends.

Lilly He

Lilly is a junior majoring in biological sciences. She tutors in biological sciences, general chemistry, organic chemistry, and physics. On campus, she is involved in Kefi Collective, a public arts organization. One of her favorite Vanderbilt classes so far has been K'iche' (a Mayan language). 

Meghana Bhimreddy

Meghana is a senior majoring in neuroscience and minoring in biological sciences. She tutors in biological sciences, biochemistry, general and organic chemistry, physics, and neuroscience. On campus, she is Co-President of Vanderbilt Student Volunteers for Science and works as a research assistant in the Broadie Lab. In her free time, she enjoys reading and writing. 

Mike Moore

Mike, a current senior, was born and raised in Atlanta, GA. He is pursuing a triple major in economics, political science, and Spanish; he is minoring in business. Mike tutors in economics. 

Mikayla Roof

Mikayla is a senior from Dallas, TX majoring in molecular and cellular biology. She tutors in biological sciences, general chemistry, and organic chemistry. Mikayla is a member of Alpha Chi Omega and is passionate about her movement disorders research in the Department of Neurology. In her free time, Mikayla enjoys running, traveling, and volunteering at the hospital.

Mustafa Najeed

Mustafa is a junior from Ohio majoring in neuroscience and minoring in both history of art and Medicine, Health, and Society. Mustafa tutors in biological sciences, general and organic chemistry, neuroscience, and physics. In his free time, Mustafa enjoys volunteering at the VA and working as an undergraduate researcher in the Patel Lab.

Omar Amir

Omar is a senior from Dallas, TX majoring in Human and Organizational Development as well as Medicine, Health, and Society. He tutors in biological sciences, biochemistry, general and organic chemistry, and economics. Omar enjoys reading, volunteering at the Vanderbilt Children's Hospital, and working as a research assistant at the Hadjifrangiskou Lab.

Paige Thorpe

Paige is a second year doctoral student in the Department of Chemistry. She studies organic chemistry and is currently working in the Johnston research lab. Paige's research is focused on developing therapeutics for varying heart diseases. She tutors in both general chemistry and organic chemistry, and she is a TA for organic chemistry lecture as well! She enjoys working out in her free time and visiting her family. Her biggest study tip is to study a little bit each day, rather than cramming the day before the exam. 

Raj Atluri

Raj Atluri is a junior from Ft. Lauderdale, Florida majoring in neuroscience and minoring in business. He tutors in biological sciences, general and organic chemistry, economic statistics, mathematics, and neuroscience. In his free time, Raj enjoys watching sports and playing basketball with friends. On campus, he participates in Project RISHI, VUcept, and Teach the Future.

Serena Pao

Serena is a junior majoring in both chemistry and secondary education and minoring in both psychology and biological sciences. Serena tutors in biological sciences, general and organic chemistry, mathematics, and neuroscience. On campus, she is involved in Vanderbilt Student Volunteers for Science and Active Minds. In her free time, she likes to pet dogs, spend time with friends and family, and take many naps outside!

Shani Israel

Shani is a sophomore from Texas planning on a double major in child development and Medicine, Health, and Society. She tutors in biological sciences, general chemistry, and single-variable calculus. At Vanderbilt, Shani is involved in neuroscience research and loves volunteering. In her free time, she enjoys watching basketball, visiting new places, and spending time with friends.

Tiger Du

Tiger is a sophomore from Ohio and studies physics and computer science. He tutors in general chemistry, mathematics, physics and enjoys watching clouds!

 

Vanderbilt Tutoring Services Clerks 2020-2021

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