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Peer Advisors

Maryamah Ndao

                • Pronouns: She/Her
                • Major: Psychology BS, Minor: Africana Studies
                • Clubs & Organizations: Africana Council, QPOC
                • Hobbies: Baking desserts, making clay art, and watching documentaries
                • How can you serve as a resource to fellow students?
                  As someone who has transferred from an outside institution to UMBC, I hope to use the skills and information I have gained at my time at UMBC to help other incoming students! I also hope to be someone who can make my fellow students feel seen and supported in stressful college processes, especially post-COVID.

 

 

 

 

Brandon Banh

                • Pronouns: He/Him/His
                • Major: Media and Communication studies
                • Clubs & Organizations: N/A
                • Hobbies: Ultimate Frisbee, MMA, and Chess
                • How can you serve as a resource to fellow students?
                  I was a transfer student and do my best to provide any tips and resources I can that helped my transfer and enrollment process to other students.

 

 

 

 

 

Amy Soto

                • Pronouns: She/Her
                • Major: Biological Sciences B.A. Minor: Health Administration & Policy
                • Clubs & Organizations: Hispanic Latino Student Union, Pre-Physician Assistant Society
                • Hobbies: Cooking, Soccer
                • How can you serve as a resource to fellow students?
                  Ask me about Pre-Med or Pre-PA related topics!

 

 

 

 

 

Tre Barr

                • Pronouns: He/Him
                • Major: Computer Engineering
                • Clubs & Organizations: Filmmakers Anonymous, IEEE
                • Hobbies: Watching movies, writing, and listening to music
                • How can you serve as a resource to fellow students?
                  I am knowledgeable in the computer engineering department, and can answer questions about registration and the Meyerhoff scholars program.

 

 

 

 

 

Sarah Montano

                • Pronouns: She/Her
                • Major: Psychology & Social Work double major
                • Clubs & Organizations: N/A
                • Hobbies: Watching Netflix shows, reading, and taking naps
                • How can you serve as a resource to fellow students?:
                  I will try my best to reassure newly admitted transfer students that the process of becoming a student at UMBC is not as scary as it seems!