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The Peer Success Mentors are available to guide their peers toward academic success through one-on-one appointments to discuss study habits, set academic goals and develop effective learning strategies. Appointments are made through the TLC appointment system. We are using Zoom video conferencing to connect mentors and mentees online.
Avika was born and raised the first 10 years of her life on Guam (US Territory). She is a senior at the University of Washington Tacoma and is double majoring in Biomedical Sciences and Psychology. Avika enjoys traveling around the world. Her passion is helping people and giving back to the community. Avika will be pursuing a career in medicine and plans on becoming a doctor. A fun fact about Avika is that she is a huge fan of NASA.
Komisi is an undergraduate Computer Science major. His expected graduation date is Spring 2022. He loves listening to different genres of music, helping out the community, and trying out different cultural dishes. In the future, he hopes to work for a big tech company. In his free time, he enjoys hanging out with family and friends, playing video games, and having fun. You can always catch him around Tacoma or Lakewood traveling and eating at different places.
Rosie Mendoza-Bautista is a junior at UW Tacoma.She transferred from Tacoma Community College in 2020. She is majoring in psychology and trying to obtain a minor in Spanish. In her free time, Rosie likes to read, listen to music or play animal crossing. Her astrological sign is a virgo.