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Peer Advisors

Education abroad peer advisors are available to help point students in the right direction with choosing the right education abroad program and getting started in the application process. For general information about the peer advisor program, please visit the College Center for Advising Services website.

For a list of available times to meet with an education abroad peer advisor, please visit the walk-in hours schedule.

 Tessa Vande Creek
Tessa Vande Creek
bvandecr@u.rochester.edu
Major: BS Business, BA Film and Media Studies: Production
Education abroad
Christchurch, NZ Fall 2017
Internships
Advisors Mortgage Group Summer 2016 and 2017
Activities:
- Phi Sigma Sigma Executive Board Member and Photo Chair
- Video/Media Developer for UR Orientation
- Publicity Assistant for History Depargment
- Campus Community Center Manager
- Freelance Videographer
Azmayeen Fayeque Rhythm
Azmayeen Fayeque Rhythm
afayeque@u.rochester.edu
Major: Computer Science, Economics
Education abroad
Hong Kong, Summer 2017
Bristol, UK, Spring 2018
Internships
Kronos Inc, Summer 2018
iDE Bangladesh, Summer 2016
Activities
Resident Advisor
Peer Career Advisor, The Gwen M. Greene Career Center
Tutor, CETL
Former Business Manager, Undergraduate Film Council
Sarah Ogunji
Sarah Ogunji
sogunji@u.rochester.edu
Major: Digital media Studies
Education abroad
Fall 2017 Exchange Program at Seoul National University in Seoul, South Korea
Research:
Worked with Margarita Guillory in the Department of Religion with researching various religious sites in Rochester, NY in order to gather data into an online platform that uses primary and secondary data to digitize Rochester Religions.
Internships
IPG MediaBrands Reprise Residency Program Summer 2018 and Communications intern at New Visions Public School in Summer 2017.
Activities:
Part of the University of Rochester community service organization called Circle K. International.
Madison Saliba
Madison Saliba
msaliba@u.rochester.edu

Major: Chemical Engineer
Education abroad
New Zealand (Fall 2017)
Research:
In New Zealand I did research to formulate and characterize inks for ceramic binder jetting additive manufacturing development.
Activities:
Varsity swimming and diving team, Meridian Society (tour guide), Chi Omega, Sihir dance ensemble
Ryannon Starkey
Ryannon Starkey
rstarkey@u.rochester.edu
Major
Mathematics/Statistics, French
Education abroad
Rennes, FR Summer 2017, IES Paris French Studies Spring 2018
Internships
Data Analyst Intern at Marquardt Switches, Inc., Summer Analyst Program Intern at Bank of New York Mellon
Activities:
Kappa Alpha Theta, Alpha Phi Omega