Peer Advisors - Honors

Brian Broderick '14

Major(s): Honors/Education/History/Political Science

Activities: Phi Sigma Pi, Pastoral Musicians, COV, Villanova History Society, VU College Republicans, Second Mile, Honors Peer Advisor and Ambassador, Intramural Sports Captain

Internships/Interests/Hobbies: Teaching and mentoring youth, and football.

Ryan Brown ‘13

Major(s): Honors/Humanities/Mathematics
Minor(s): Classics/Philosophy/Theology/History

Activities: Math Learning and Resource Center -- math tutoringTapping Philosophy – philosophy club

Internships/Interests/Hobbies: Philosophy, writing, skateboarding

Michael Corcoran '14

Major(s): Honors/Political Science

Activities: Mock Trial, Honors Ambassadors, Junior Ryan Fellows-Member, Honors Big Sibling, Tutor in LSS, Chinese Culture Society, Global Interdisciplinary Studies Club, and Day of Service volunteer.

Internships/Interests/Hobbies: Debate, mock trial, politics, law, theology, and philosophy.

Katy Dynarski ‘13

Major(s): Biochemistry/Honors
Minor(s): Spanish, Mathematics

Activities: Villanova Equestrian Team (co-captain), Environmental Leadership Learning Community student facilitator, Catholic Relief Services Student Ambassador, biology research student

Internships/Interests/Hobbies: I have worked as a biology research assistant for several years and now conduct my own research in ecosystem ecology. This summer, I conducted research as a Villanova Undergraduate Research Fellow. I have also interned in the biomedical engineering department of CentraState Medical Center in Freehold, NJ. My other interests include reading, horseback riding, running, and cooking.

Rachel Godat '14

Major(s): Honors/Art History

Activities: Scriblerus Collective-President, Federal Work Study Student for College of Nursing

Internships/Interests/Hobbies: Drading, painting, drawing, dance (ballet), art and art history, theatre

James Green '13

Major(s): Honors/Mechanical Engineering
Minor(s): Finance, Business, Math

Activities: College of Engineering PEER-Vice-President, Engineers without Borders-External Relations Chair, Engineering Student Council, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Campus Ministry, Honors Council.

Internships/Interests/Hobbies: Math, engineering, business, literature, physics, and dynamic systems.

Jennifer Kelly '14

Major(s): Honors/Political Science/Spanish

Activities: ΦΚΦ Phi Kappa Phi National Honor Society, ΣΔΠ Sigma Delta Pi Sociedad Nacioinal Honorária Hispánica, National Society of Collegiate Scholars, BRIDGE Society Advisory Board, Villanova Ambassadors, Inter-Hall Council Executive Board, Catholic Relief Services, Campus Ministry Service Council, Liturgical Ministry, RUIBAL Program Chair

Internships/Interests/Hobbies: Internship at United States Senate, Translator at Villanova University School of Law

Steven Lee '14

Major(s): Honors/Education/Political Science
Minor(s): History/Psychology/Business

Activities: Rowing Team, Phi Sigma Pi Honor Fraternity, BRIDGE Society-Advisory Board, Honors Ambassadors, Tutor for CMA

Internships/Interests/Hobbies: Tutor, Counseling

Christina Martin ‘14

Major(s): Biology/Honors
Minor(s): Psychology

Activities: Mind, Body, Spirit Learning Community; SLC; Honors Ambassadors; Disabled Student's Assistant; Intramural sports; Honors Big Sibling; Freshmen Escape Retreat; Villanova Students Against Breast Cancer; Pre-Med Club; The Sweeter Side of Life; Italian Club; Day of Service; Special Olympics

Internships/Interests/Hobbies: Undergraduate Research at Staten Island University Hospital North, the medical field, crocheting, reading, painting, sketching, and baking.

Nate Ober ‘13

Major(s): Honors/Humanities

Activities: Special Olympics Committee, Resident Assistant, VURF Summer Research Grant, Honors Council and Ambassador, Service Learning Community

Internships/Interests/Hobbies: The Pittsburgh Steelers and traveling the world

Noor Shaik '14

Major(s): Honors/Biology/Chemistry
Minor: Arabic

Activities: General Biolgoy tutor, Villanova Ambassadors-Recruitment Interviewing Co-Chair, Presidential Scholars Executive Board-Programming Co-Chair, VEMS-Membership Committee, Citizens' Climate Lobby, Pre-Med Club, Rays of Sunshine, and ACTIVE II.

Internships/Interests/Hobbies: Internship to conduct brain tumor research at CHOP, Pre-Med, genetics research with Dr. Wykoff, blackbelt in Tae-Kwon-Do, and reading.

Carolyn Skoul '13

Major(s): Honors/Humanities
Minor: Classical Studies

Activities: Honors Student Advisory Board, RUIBAL, Water for Waslala, Pre-Law Society, School of the Future volunteer, Day of Service

Internships/Interests/Hobbies: running, sailing

Bethany Wood '14

Major(s): Honors/Humanities/Global Interdisciplinary Studies

Activities: Tutor for LSS and CMA, Global Interdisciplinary Studies Club, Honors Ambassadors, BRIDGE Society

Internships/Interests/Hobbies: Reading, traveling, languages, international relations, genealogical research

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