Meet the peer mentor: Evan

Evan on the ropes course last summer

Evan on the ropes course last summer

Rounding out the peer mentor team is Evan Ezell, 2014 Scots Science Scholar

Hometown: Canton, GA

Year: Sophomore

Major: Computer Science and Math

School Activities: S3, Baseball, SAAC

Favorite Thing About S3: Learning about STEM careers in a relaxed environment

Random Facts

  1. I am an only child.
  2. I have played baseball since I was 3 years old.
  3. I have two different colors in my eyes.
  4. I enjoy hanging out with my “nerd” friends.
  5. I like to fish and hike.
  6. I love programming computers.
  7. I presented at the Joint Mathematics Meeting this past January.
  8. I’m addicted to coffee and ramen noodles.
  9. I study best from 1-5 am.
  10. My freshman year at Maryville College was my most challenging year academically, but I learned so much!

 

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Meet the Mentor: Thomas Moore

Thomas is most at home in the outdoors.  Here he is at the beginning of his S3 summer experience,  kayaking the Ocoee.

Thomas is most at home in the outdoors. Here he is at the beginning of his S3 summer experience, kayaking the Ocoee.

Hometown: Mechanicsville, VA

Year: Junior

Major: Biology/Environmental Studies (double major)

School Activities: S3, CSA, Mountain Challenge

Favorite Thing About S3: Becoming close with the group that I came in with and being able to do all the fun activities.

Random Facts:

  1. I have a younger brother.
  2. I played baseball and golf in high school, and golf for a semester in college.
  3. After college, I want to be able to do wildlife conservation.
  4. My favorite sports to watch are golf, baseball, and football.
  5. I’m best friends with my freshman RA.
  6. I didn’t want to come in the summer for S3 because I thought I would hate it and not make any friends. But I’m still here! J (Stole this from Addi)
  7. I’m best friends with fellow peer mentor, Addi(we were in the same S3 class)
  8. I love good coffee, (especially Costa Rican coffee)
  9. Hunting and Fishing are my two favorite things to do.
  10. I studied abroad in Costa Rica and did an internship on Cumberland Island National Seashore this summer.
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