Archives: Peer Mentors

Natasha Latina

Hello Everyone! My name is Natasha Latina and my preferred pronouns are she/her. This is my first year as a Peer Academic Leader, and I am very excited to help everyone on their educational journey! A little bit about myself; I love learning new languages as I am also fluent in Italian, I am a […]

Lexia Ramjitsingh

“Hello! My name is Lexia Ramjitsingh, pronouns are she/her, and I am in my 4th year of the Bachelors of Social Work Program. I am passionate about being active, advocating and being involved in many different areas of Social Work. I currently work for a business that supplies products to post-op larynx cancer patients. In my […]

Sofia Santobuono

Hello Founders! My name is Sofia Santobuono, my preferred pronouns are she/her and I am excited to be a Peer Academic Leader for the upcoming 2020-21 academic school year. This year I will be entering into my third year of the Bachelor of Social Work program here at York. Even though this year will be […]

Renji Ocampo

Hi everyone! My name is Renji. I am going into my third year of a double major in Linguistics and Psychology. I hope to one day become a speech language pathologist but I am also interested in pursuing social work. As a peer academic leader, I hope to lend a helping hand to anyone that […]

Sarah Costa

Hello everyone! My name is Sarah and my preferred pronouns are she/her. I’m a third year Environmental Studies student specializing in Environmental Management and working on a certificate in GIS. I am passionate about habitat conservation, environmental (in)justice, and sustainable fashion. As a peer academic leader, I hope to make the transition into university seamless […]

Mi Lan Kang

Hello everyone, this is Milan majoring in Gender and Women's Studies (2019-2021). The preferred pronouns are she/her. It is the best timing to be a P.A.L as my final year of the program. I will pleasantly support anyone who seeks academic assistance and opportunities to reach some professional networks that relates to their fields. Having […]

Delaney Blackburn

Hey everyone! My name is Delaney and I’m a 4th year History major pursuing a career in Education. I am a life-long learner and a strong advocate for social justice, mental health awareness, and environmental sustainability. Education is a right, and I believe that student support is key to academic success. My goal as a […]

Alyssa Marchese

Hello Founders! My name is Alyssa (she/her pronouns) and I am so honoured to be a Peer Academic Leader and assist you in this upcoming academic school year. After three years of doing Environmental Studies, I am excited to be entering into my fourth and final year. Although it is bittersweet, it is exciting to […]

Layla Samel

Hi, my name is Layla. I’m a third year Communication Studies major and am hoping to pursue a minor in Information & Technology. I am extremely interested in the opportunities available within digital media specifically and have looked into both graphic designing and journalism as possible pathways that I want to explore in the future. […]