Peer Tutors

Shyloh Ash - SI Leader in English

Hello, my name is Shyloh Ash, and I am in my final year as an English Literature graduate student. I have been an SI Leader in three previous semesters, and I am excited to begin my fourth;learning from students is my favorite aspect of working at the PARC. I hope one day to earn a PhD in medieval literature.

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X X 3:00-4:00 12:00-1:00 X

Gabriel Bascara - SI Leader in Chemistry

My name is Gabriel Bascara and I am the SI Leader for the Chemistry 124 adjunct course. I am a Biological Science major and I hope to eventually get into medical school aftre I finish my undergraduate degree. In my free time I work on learning the guitar, play video games, or watch shows like Rick and Morty and and The Walking Dead.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
X 1:30-2:30 X 1:30-2:30 X

Rupinder Birk - FYE/PARC Resource Mentor & Tutor in Writing

My name is Rupinder Birk, and I am a "writing/on campus resources and first year student advisor" here at PARC. I'm a Buisness Administration major with a double concentration in Marketing & Human Resources and Organizational Behavior. In my free time I enjoy shopping, going for a jog, hanging out with friends and family.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
10:00-5:00 X X X X

Rebecca Boisclair - Tutor in Nursing, ASL, Science, Coms

My name is Rebecca(she/her pronouns). I am a junior Pre-Nursing Major at Sac State. I am also minoring in Deaf Studies and I hope to be either a flight nurse or a trauma nurse after graduating. I volunteered in Sutter's Emergency Department and now I volunteer in Labor and Delivery. In my spare time I enjoy rock climbing and baking/cooking.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
3:00-5:00 X 3:00-5:00 X 10:00-11:00

Jason Bowman - SI Leader in History

My name is Jason Bowman and I am a graduate student at Sacramento State. I am currently in my second year of the Public History program. I earned a B.A. from Sacramento State with a double major in History and Asian Studies. I plan to continue my education after graduate school in order to earn a Ph.D in History.

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3:00-4:00 X 3:00-4:00 X X

Taylor-Paige Butler - SI Leader in Economics

My name is Taylor-Paige Butler and I am an SI Leader for Economice 1A. I am originally from Lakeport, California but I moved to Sacramento in 2009 to start my B.A. degree at Sac State. Now I am a second-year graduate student and my major is Economics. My academic/career goals are to obtain a Ph.D in Economics.

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9:00-10:30 11:00-12:00 9:00-10:30 X X

Catalina Carapia-Aguillon - Tutor in Writing

My name is Catalina and I am a second-year graduate student with a B.A. in English. I am currently purusing an M.A. in Literature with a Composition Certificate. My future plans include teaching college-level Literature.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
10:00-1:00; 2:00-4:00 9:30-11:30 10:00-1:00; 2:00-4:00 9:30-11:30;1:30-2:30 X

Angelina Castillo - Tutor in Mathematics

My name is Angelina Castillo, and I am a mathematics and spanish tutor here at PARC. I am also available to assist you with General Education and Civil Engineering Advising. Each semester I hold IAD Review Workshops that prepare you for the IAD Exam. This is my fourth year as a Civil Engineering major with a minor in Math.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
1:00-2:30 10:30-11:30;1-4 1:00-2:30 10:30-11:30 X

Hector Ceja - Tutor in Chemistry, Physics, and Mathematics

Hello my name is Hector Ceja and I am a tutor at the PARC. The subjects that I tutor are Chemistry, Physics and Math. This will be my second semester at CSUS where I am considered a junior/senior. My major is Biochemistry BS, and I am working on getting into medical school. I was born in Mexico, but I grew up in Sloughhouse.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
10:00-12:00 8:00-10:00 10:00-12:00; 5:00-7:00 8:00-10:00;6:00-8:00 10:00-12:00

Brent Clark - Tutor in Writing

My name is Brent. I am a senior Sociology major here at CSUS. I tutor students who need assistance in Writing, Sociology, and Government. I was born and raised in Sacramento and I have the career goal of being a Sociology Professor. Outside of school, I enjoy sports, talking politics, and watching Sci-Fi on Netflix.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:30-11:30 X 9:30-11:30 X 12:00-2:00

Janay Ezekwe - Tutor in Biology and Writing

Hello, my name is Janay and I'm a third year student. I am majoring in Biological Sciences with a concentration in Clinical Laboratory Science and have the hope of becoming a pediatrician. I am also involved on campus as president of the Black Student Union and a student coordinator for the MLK Center. I like food, fine arts, and shopping.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
X 9:30-11:30 X X 11:00-2:00

Aryn Fields - SI Leader in Government

My name is Aryn Fields.

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X X X 1:00-3:00 X

Hannah Fox - SI Leader in Biology

Hi! My name is Hannah Fox and I graduated from CSUS in Spring 2014 with a degree in cell and molecular biology, and a minor in Chemistry. I am currently a graduate student here at CSUS studying stem cell biology. My research interests are in mesenchymal stem cells and how they can be used to improve healing in chronic ulcers.

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X X X 10:00-12:00 X

James Friedrich - SI Leader in Economics

My name is James Friedrich. I am very excited to begin my first year as a SI Leader in Economics with PARC. I earned an undergraduate degree in Economics from UC Davis, and I am now stuyding for my Master's Degree in Economics at Sac State. I am passionate about teaching and I hope that I can begin a career in Education.

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1:00-1:30;4:30-5:00 X 11:30-12:00; 1:00-1:30 X X

Kristina Ghenta - SI Leader in Chemistry

Hello, I'm Kristina, a fifth year biology student here at Sac State. My concentration is biomedical sciences with a minor in chemistry. My career goal is to become either an oral surgeon or a periodontist;I love the surgery side of dentistry! In my free time I enjoy playing tennis, watching movies, and occasionally painting.

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X X X X 10:00-12:00

Shaina Ghuraya - SI Leader in Communications

Hi I am Shaina and I am an undergraduate student, majoring in Communications with an emphasis in Digital Video, and minoring in Government. I enjoy watching soccer, traveling, and blogging. My future plans include getting my Master's Degree in Public Policy Administration and working to make a difference in the community.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
X 10:50-11:50 X 10:50-11:50 X

Shawn Ghuraya - Tutor in Government

My name is Shawn. I am a Government graduate student with a focus on California studies. I love music, sports, and computer games. Once I graduate, I hope to become a Government professor.

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8:00-10:30 X 8:00-10:30 X X

Saeeda Islam - SI Leader in History

Of Mexican and Pakistani heritage, Saeeda Islam was born and raised in Stockton, California. Her passions include work around civil and human rights on a local and international level. Saeeda volunteers at an orphanage in Mexico, annually, where she serves as a History and English teacher.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
X 1:30-2:30 X 1:30-2:30 X

Aaron Jackson - SI Leader in History

My name is Aaron and I am a second-year graduate student pursuing an M.A. at Sacramento State with the goal of "going pro" as an historian and one day becoming a professor. As an SI Leader, I hope to utilize my background as a veteran, computer programmer, & air traffic controller to show how the skills you learn in History can be useful no matter what your field is.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
X 1:00-2:00 X 1:00-2:00 X

Antoine Johnson - SI Leader in History

My name is Antoine Johnson. My PGP is he/his. I am a seconf-year graduate student studying U.S. History/African American History. My hometown is Oakland, CA. I plan to get my Ph.D, start a non-profit educational program for inner-city youth, move back to Oakland, and become the principal at my old high school.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
10:00-11:00 X 10:00-11:00 X X

Ericka Jordan - SI Leader in Psychology

Hi! My name is Ericka Jordan, and I am a lower division writing tutor/front desk staff here at the PARC. I am a senior majoring in Psychology with plans of going to graduate school for Marriage and Family Therapy. I enjoy school and learning, but I also love going back home to the Bay Area to spend time with family and friends!

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
1:30-2:30 X 1:30-2:30 X X

Zach Kehrt - SI Leader in Chemistry, Tutor in Chemistry, Physics, and Mathematics

Howdy! My name is Zach and I am finishing my degree in Biochemistry this year as well as researching drug total synthesis. I have worked as a peer tutor and assistant for the last 3 years. The most important thing to know about me is that I am alwyas looking to improve, having originally struggled to find my way in college.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
2:00-5:00 5:00-6:30 2:00-5:00 5:00-6:30 12:00-1:00

Vanessa LaLonde - SI Leader in Government

Hi, my name is Vanessa(she/her pronouns). I am a third-year student at Sacramento State and I am studying Government with a focus in International Relations. I love music, helping people, and all things nerdy. I plan to go on to law school to study international law once I graduate from Sacramento State.

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X 3:00-4:00 X 3:00-4:00 X

Stephanie Lim - SI Student Coordinator

My name is Stephanie and I am a graduate student in the Psychology department. My research interests focus on the marginalization of ethically diverse and LGBTQI individuals. My career goals include obtaining a doctoral degree in clinical psychology so that I can continue to do research and make meaningful contributions to our society.

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Windy Ly - Coordinator for the Odyssey Mentoring Program

Hello, I'm Windy! I'm an undergraduate from San Francisco, majoring in Government. I am the Coordinator for the Odyssey Mentoring Program for Government students. I have future plans to attend Law School with a focus in environmental law. I also love to explore, travel, and trying new foods!

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Allison Marion - Tutor in Psychology, Research Methods, PsycStats

I am currently a senior at CSU Sacramento, and will be graduating Spring 2016 with a B.A. in Psychology and a minor in Teacher Education. After graduation, I plan on continuing my education to complete a graduate degree in School Psychology. My interests include learning theory, motivation, & intervention methods for behavioral and emotional problems.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
X 10:30-11:30;2:00-3:30 X 10:30-11:30;2:00-3:30 X

Connor Meggs - SI Leader in Government

My name is Connor and I am an undergraduate student in the Govt program. This is my last semester at Sac State, and I will be an SI for Professor Friedman's Govt 1 class. After graduating, I plan on traveling Europe and pursuing a law degree in California. When I'm not knee deep in papers & books, I enjoy doing MMA, plaving & writing music, & dancing.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
X 10:30-11:30 X 10:30-11:30 X

Iyore Osamwonyi - Tutor in Writing

My name is Iyore Osamwonyi. I am a senior at Sacramento State, and I am a PARC writing tutor. I major in English and I plan on getting a Master's degree in TESOL(Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages). In my free time, I enjoy cooking, shopping online, and watching television(Investigation Discovery).

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8:00-1:00 X 8:00-1:00 X X

Tiana Osborne - Tutor in Psychology, Research Methods, PsycStats

Hi, my name is Tiana. I am a recent graduate of Sac State and a first-year grad student in the Pre-doc Psychology program. I am a tutor/advisor for PARC for various psychology courses. My long term goal is to obtain a Ph.D in Clinical Psychology. I enjoy traveling, visiting amusement parks, spending time with my family and firends.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
X 8:30-11:00 X 8:30-11:00 X

Noehly Padilla - SI Leader in Academic Strategies SI

I am Noehly and I am a First-Generation Mexican-American born and raised in Stockton, CA. I am currently pursuing my M.S. in Counseling with an emphasis in Career Counseling. I completed my general education at Delta College in Stockton and then transferred to CSU, Chico where I earned my B.A. in Psychology.

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1:00-2:00 4:00-5:00 1:00-2:00 2:00-3:00 X

Malayasia Robinson - Tutor in Writing and MLK StudentCoordinator

My name is Malaysia Robinson, and my preferred gender pronouns are she and her. I have several roles at PARC including Front Desk Student Assistant, Tutor (in training), and Martin Luther King Jr. Student Coordinator. My major is Psychology, and my minor is in Women’s Studies.

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X 5:00-8:00 5:00-8:00 5:00-8:00 X

Brian Royal - SI Leader in Criminal Justice

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3:30-4:30 X X X 3:00-4:00

David Ruckman - Tutor in Writing

My name is David Ruckman and I am a 4th semester MA TESOL student. I have a Bachelor’s in Linguistics and German from UC Davis and I will be graduating from CSUS Spring 2016. My hobbies are video games, physical fitness, and travel.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
X 12:00-5:00 X 12:00-5:00 X

Mary Kate Sarte- Tutor in Nursing, Biology, Chemistry, Coms

My name is Mary Kate Sarte. I am currently a third semester nursing at Sacramento State and I plan on becoming an Oncology nurse. Some things I enjoy outside academics are hiking, community service, and watching movies. At PARC I serve as a peer tutor for BIO 25 and 26, CHEM 5,6A, & 6B, and COMS 4 as well as a pre-nursing peer advisor.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
X X 9:00-11:00 1:00-4:00 X

Praveen Shergill - Tutor in Accounting and Math

My name is Praveen and I am second year student at Sacramento State in the Business Program with a concentration in Accounting. I am also currently a full time Personal Banker. I have many connection and a large network. At PARC, I tutor Accounting 1, MLSK, and Algebra. My personal interests include traveling, learning, and working! 

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
X 8:00-9:00; 12:00-1:00; 3:00-4:00 X 12:00-1:00; 3:00-4:00 X

Christopher Simon- Tutor in Computer Science

My name is Christopher Simon. My hobbies include: playing with electronics, developing video games, and hip-hop dancing. As a second-year student here at Sac State who is studying Computer Science, I hope to utilize what I am learning to help improve society through new technology.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:45-10:45 X 9:45-10:45 9:45-10:45 9:45-10:45

Stephan Singh - Tutor for Accountancy

Hi, my name is Stephen Singh. I am a second year student at Sacramento State. I am majoring in business with a focus in both accounting and in finance. I am a SI leader for Financial Accounting. My hobbies include reading and investing.

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X X 2:00-4:00 X X

Briana Swain- SI Leader in MLK SI Course

My name is Briana Swain and I am senior majoring in Theatre with a minor in Creative Writing. On campus, I volunteer as a DJ at KSSU, our student Run Radio Station and work at the President of Sons & Ancestors/Players. Once I graduate from Sac State. I plan on attending graduate school so I can ultimately get my PhD and become an English Professor.

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Yanni Snowden-Bullock- SI Leader in Chemistry; Tutor in Biology, Chemistry and Math

Hi, my name is Yanni. I am a senior Biology major with a concentration in cellular and molecular biology and a minor in Chemistry. I have worked in various mentoring positions on campus and am pursuing a future in the field of Food Science. I plan to enroll in a Master’s or Ph.D. program in the field to research many ways to improve the nutritional quality of food.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
12:00-1:30 10:00-11:00 12:00-1:30; 6:00-8:00 10:00-11:00 1:00-3:00

Juan Solorio- Tutor in Physics and Math

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
1:30-3:00 1:00-5:00 1:30-3:00 12:00-3:00 X

Jordan Zaragoza- SI for Accountancy

Hello, my name is Jordan Zaragoza and I'm currently a junior at Sacramento State University. I'm currently pursuing a degree in Business Administration with a concentration in General Management. My hobbies include playing golf, hiking, and watching documentaries. I'm an adventurous individual who enjoys being in the elements, but I also love the conveniences of technology.

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3:25-4:25 X 3:25-4:25 X X

Kristi Vonhof- SI for Psychology

Hello! My name is Kristi Vonhof. I'm a new S.I. Leader for Psychology. I have a passion to learn and pass on knowledge to others (even silly facts). If you are ever in PARC feel free to stop by and say hi!

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
X 10:00-11:00 X 10:00-11:00 X

Megan Torio - Embedded Tutor in English

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3:00-4:00 X 3:00-4:00 X X