I am majoring in Elementary Education with ESOL endorsement and apart of Razors Edge Shark Teach. I enjoy marvel movies, reading, and going to the beach at night. I am a SIL for MATH 1030. I chose to join the SI team because I am eager to start helping students in the classroom. SI is a great way to gain experience with my peers while helping them succeed at the same time.
My name is Christina Arroyo. I am a sophomore majoring in Elementary Education. I am currently an SI for Math 1030.I chose to be an SI because I like to offer my own tips and tricks that helped me succeed in the course. I am a part of Razor’s Edge Shark Teach and Fischler Academy.I am also a sister of Lambda Theta Alpha Latin Sorority, Incorporated and currently hold the Chapter Recruitment and Retention Position. Some fun facts about me is that I have two dogs named Sunny and Charlie, I love watching movies, and I have always wanted to be a teacher :)
Hello everyone! My name is Alianna, and I am an SI Leader for Intermediate Algebra, as well as a Marine Biology Major. I chose to participate in Supplemental Instruction to gain leadership experience and ultimately be a part of a community that helps students succeed. I am apart of many clubs at NSU including the Women’s Basketball Club, Nature Club, Marine Biology Club, and Green Sharks Club. Some fun facts about me are: I love fitness especially playing basketball and going to the gym, I am obsessed with matcha, and I love the ocean.
Hello! My name is Deirdre Casey and I am a junior here at Nova Southeastern University. I am a psychology major with a minor in Applied Behavior Analysis, and I plan on one day working as a pediatric occupational therapist. I am working as the Supplemental Instructor for MATH 1040 with Professor Hayden-Bentivegna, who I have had the pleasure of having as a professor for this course when I was a freshman. I have a passion for helping others and I am excited to extend a helping hand to my peers. My involvements on campus include the Delta Phi Epsilon Sorority, Best Buddies organization, and the Psychology club. I was recently inducted into the Psi Chi Honors Society, Alpha Mu Gamma and Order of Omega. I am from Old Bridge, New Jersey, I love the beach, and my favorite foods are steak and watermelon! I am so excited to see where this year takes me!
Hi I’m Kathryn, I’m a Biology major in my Sophomore year at Nova and I’m the SI for Math 1040. I chose to do SI as I’m interested in being involved with a team that combines collaborative group work and interactive fun as a method to push others to succeed. Currently I’m on the pre-med track as a career I aim to be is a pediatric orthopedist. Some facts about me is that I’ve been playing the violin since I was 7, I’m an avid enthusiast for Origami, and I’m the Art Designer for Village Mentors.
My name is Shreya Surti and I am an SI leader for MATH 1040. I am a Public Health major and in the Dual Admissions Dental program. I chose to become an SI leader because of the support that my SI leaders provided for me in my courses in the past. The sessions helped immensely with approaching problems differently, study methods, and reviewing challenging material. I would like to help give other students this opportunity. I am the IOC Chair for Habitat for Humanity. Some of the other clubs that I am part of are the Pre-Dental Society and UPHSA. A couple fun facts about me are that I have been playing cello for eight years, my favorite Disney movie is Frozen, and I love Trader Joe's!
Hi! My name is Ritu Upadhyay, and I will be teaching Math 1200 this semester! I am majoring in Psychology and minoring in Pre-Health and Honors in the Dual DO Program. I chose to be an SI leader because I wanted to help others learn a subject that I love, as well as be involved with a resource that truly helped me my first semester. If you are around campus, you might see me be a part of the HOSA, Pre-SOMA, and the Psychology club. 3 facts about me in that I love sunflowers, crocheting is my hobby, and I am an avid reader!
Hello, My name is Zoe Johnson and I am an SI for Precalculus. I am majoring in Secondary Mathematics Education and minoring in Dance. I chose to be an SI leader because it is a great way to gain experience since I plan to become a Math teacher in the future. I am a part of Razor’s Edge Shark Teach and the Fischler’s Academy. A couple fun facts about me are I have an extra bone in my back, I love to go to the beach with friends, and I own more than 10 pairs of crocs.
Hey! My name is Elaine Chen and I am an SI Leader for Calculus I this semester. I am a biology major on the pre-optometry track. I love math and teaching, which is why I chose to become an SI. I am a part of the Tennis Club, Pre-Optometry Society, Asian Student Association, Scientific Literature Society, and Pawsitivity. My favorite TV show is Criminal Minds, I love hedgehogs, and I have finished Candy Crush :).