Meet the SI Staff

Amanda Rielinger

Major: Anthropology and Biology
SI Course/Professor: CHEM 121 with Dr. Edwards
Favorite Quote: “Turn your face towards the sun and the shadows fall behind you.” - Unknown

 


Asra Akhlaq

Major: Biology and Psychology
SI Course: BIO 120 with Katie Nolan
Favorite Quote: “For what it’s worth -- it’s never too late to be whoever you want to be. I hope you live a life you’re proud of, and if you find you’re not, I hope you have the strength to start over again.” - F. Scott Fitzgerald

 


Brendon Kociba

Major: Professional Biochemistry
SI Course: CHEM 121 with Dr. Nord
Favorite Quote: “Bears, Beets, Battlestar Galactica.”
- Jim Halpert

 


Courtney Weaver

Major: Accounting (MST)
SI Course: DS 265 with Dr. Woodland
Favorite Quote: “If you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.”
- Albert Einstein

 


Dominic Paoletti

Major: Biology
SI Course: BIO 110 with Dr. Eisenbach
Favorite Quote: “Life’s a garden, dig it.” - Joe Dirt

 


Ethan Burke

Major: Professional Chemistry
SI Course: CHEM 121 with Dr. Lamphear-Gilmer
Favorite Quote: “All our dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them.” - Walt Disney

 


Eden Cepela

Major: Biology
SI Course: BIO 120 with Katie Nolan
Favorite Quote: “Floss daily!”

 


Faezeh Azizi

Major: Biochemistry
SI Course: BIO 110 with Dr. Eisenbach
Favorite Quote: “Not all those who wander are lost.”
- J.R.R. Tolkien

 


Forrest Washburn

Major: Occupational Therapy
SI Course: BIO 251 with Michael Kielb
Favorite Quote: “Doubt kills more dreams than failure ever will.” - Suzy Kassem

 


Hafsah Jamil

Major: Biology
SI Course: BIO 301 with Dr. Casper
Favorite Quote: “All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.”
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

 


 Jarod Harris

Major: Neuroscience
SI Course: BIO 110 with Dr. Casper
Favorite Quote: “Trusting myself and everyone in the world because everyone is the world and everyone is a world within them. Why do you think they call it a universe? Maybe it’s United.” -Téo

 


Jim Pellerin

Major: Psychology and Criminology
SI Course: PSY 101 with Cindy Green and PSY 205 with Dr. Amy Paggot
Favorite Quote: “Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities… Because it is the quality which guarantees all others.” - Winston Churchill

 


Kelsey Powell

Major: Therapeutic Recreation
SI Course: MATH 097 with Mr. McClure
Favorite Quote: “Remember who you are and where you came from.” - Unknown

 


Kostas Boutsikakis

Major: Finance
SI Course: FIN 350 with Dr. Kiss
Favorite Quote: “Dreams and dedication are a powerful combination.” - William Longgood

 


Madeleine Wolfe

Major: Pre-Occupational Therapy
SI Course: BIO 252 with Rae Labadie
Favorite Quote: “When given the choice between being right and being kind, choose kind.” - R.J. Palacio

 


Matthew Barry

Major: Secondary Education - Mathematics
SI Course: MATH 105 with Dr. Rescola
Favorite Quote: “Education is not the learning of facts, but the training of the mind to think.” - Albert Einstein

 


Nick Drews

Major: Biology and Chemistry
SI Course: BIO 120 with Kevin MacDonald
Favorite Quote: “‘You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take. - Wayne Gretzky' - Michael Scott”

 


Nina Di Mauro

Major: Mathematics
SI Course: ACC 240 with Tony Kurek
Favorite Quote: “E = mc²” - Albert Einstein

 


Patrick Catton

Major: Chemistry
SI Course: CHEM 121 with Sharon Vance
Favorite Quote: "Pain makes you stronger, fear makes you braver, failure makes you better." -Anonymous

 


Sarah Baker

Major: Pre-Occupational Therapy
SI Course: BIO 251 with Michael Kielb
Favorite Quote: “‘’You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take. - Wayne Gretzky’ - Sarah Baker"

 


Selena Chiparus

Major: Environmental Science w/ Biology Concentration
SI Course: BIO 110 with Dr. Casper

 


Talia Edgar

Major: Secondary Education - English, Language, Literature and Writing
SI Course: MATH 098 with Mrs. Wilson
Favorite Quote: “Be who you needed when you were younger.” - Unknown

 


Tyler Cooley

Major: Chemistry (MS)
SI Course: CHEM 372 with Dr. Watson
Favorite Quote: “Teamwork makes the dream work.”
- John C. Maxwell

 


Yura Kim

Major: International Studies
SI Course: HIST 110 with Dr. Strasma
Favorite Quote: “Now this is not the end. It is not even the beginning of the end. But it is, perhaps, the end of the beginning.” - Winston Churchill

 


Cody McIntire

Major: Biology
SI Team: Chemistry
Favorite Quote: “Every pizza is a personal pizza if you try hard enough.” - Meek Mill

 


Nicole Kosowski

Major: Nursing
SI Team: Biology
Favorite Quote: “In moments of doubt, trust your gut, hug your dog and eat a donut.” -Unknown

 


Sarah Lemke

Major: Occupational Therapy
SI Course: BIO 252 with Rae Labadie
SI Team: COB and Social Sciences
Favorite Quote: “A little consideration, a little thought for others, makes all the difference”
-A.A. Milne, Winnie the Pooh

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