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:, CHEM 1103, CHEM 1105, CHEM 1115, CHEM 1116, CHEM 1117, CHEM 1118, CHEM 2201, CHEM 2202, CHEM 2203, CHEM 2204, 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.
Greg is an undergraduate who is double-majoring in forensic science and chemistry. He is a peer tutor in physics courses in the Center for Learning Resources (CLR) at UNH. Greg is an honors student and is performing organic chemistry research for his honors thesis. He is friendly and outgoing and willing to assist anyone who needs help in physics. In his spare time, Greg enjoys playing video games, surfing the web, and reading.
Tutors: CHEM 1115, CHEM 1116, CHEM 1117, CHEM 2211, PHYS 1100, PHYS 1111, PHYS 1103, PHYS 1113L, PHYS 1104, PHYS 1114, PHYS 1150, PHYS 1151, PHYS 2205, and PHYS 2206
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, DGAD 1101, MUSC 1111, MUSC 1112, MUSC 2211, MUSC 2240, MUSC 2241, MUSR 3322
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 211, EASC 230, EASC 232, ELEC 2247, ELEC 3302, and ELEC 4461
Mary is a Dental Hygiene major at UNH. She is very friendly, helpful, and outgoing. In her spare time, she enjoys playing sports and reading novels. Mary is a member of the Peer Tutoring Program in the CLR, and she tutors dental hygiene.
Tutors: BIOL 2259, BIOL 2262, BIOL 3301, BIOL 3302, DHYG 1105, DHYG 1110, DHYG 2214, DHYG 2220, DHYG 2221, DHYG 2215, DHYG 2216, DHYG 2240, DHYG 2241, DHYG 3327, DHYG 3330, DHYG 3331, DHYG 3342, and DHYG 3343
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 2204, FIRE 2207, FIRE 3301, FIRE 3302, FIRE 3303, FIRE 3313, FIRE 3325, FIRE 4405, CJST 1100, and CJST 2201
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
Ashli is an undergraduate double-majoring in Psychology and Criminal Justice with a concentration in Forensic Psychology. In addition to working at the CLR, Ashli is a peer mentor and an experienced student for FE 001. She is also a member of the Black Student Union, Alpha Lambda Delta Honor Society, Vice President of the Winchester Hall Council, the NAACP university chapter and the Psychology Club. Ashli enjoys sports, reading, writing, blogging, and relaxing.
Tutors: PSYC 3305 and PSYC 3336
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 2250, BIOL 2251, BIOL 2253, BIOL 2254, BIOL 2255, BIOL 2256, MARN 1101
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, and CHEM 2211
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.
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: CHEM 1103, CHEM 1105, CHEM 1115, CHEM 1116, CHEM 1117, CHEM 1118, CHEM 2201, CHEM 2202, CHEM 2203, and CHEM 2204
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, and ECON 1134
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 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, and QANL 1118
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 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
Monika 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.
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 2203, PHYS 100, PHYS 100L, PHYS 1103, PHYS 1113, PHYS 1104, PHYS 1114, PHYS 1150, PHYS 1151, PHYS 2205, and PHYS 2206
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.
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, 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.
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, ECON 1133, ECON 1134, QANL 1118, QANL 2216
Syed 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 1115, MATH 1103, MATH 1109, MATH 1115, MATH 1175, MATH 1117, MATH 1118, MATH 2203, EASC 2211 (mass balance and charge balance), EASC 2230, and ePortfolio
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, QANL 1118, QANL 2216,
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 1117, CHEM 2201, CHEM 2203, CHEM 2215, MATH 1103, MATH 1109, MATH 1115, MATH 1117, MATH 1118, MATH 1175
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, ELEC 1155, MATH 1103, MATH 1109, MATH 1115, MATH 1117, MATH 1118, and MATH 2204
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: 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.