Meet the Q-Tutors

Please note: Any time campus is closed or classes are canceled, for example due to inclement weather, the QR Center is closed.

Quantitative Reasoning (QR) Center Peer Tutors (or Q-Tutors) are Goucher undergraduates who are highly qualified and have excelled in their specialty courses. They have successfully taken Goucher QR-related courses, been recommended by faculty, and meet high academic requirements. Tutors attend training and professional development workshops throughout the semester to improve in tutoring best practices.

Tutor Information & Schedule

Physics and Mechanical Engineering Major

Drop-in hours: W 3-4:30 pm

About Aiden: I'm a Junior at Goucher College pursuing a dual degree in Physics and Mechanical Engineering within the 3+2 program linked with Columbia University. This January I plan on studying abroad in Amsterdam alongside one of my Goucher Men's Soccer teammate. Aside from liking soccer I enjoy playing the drums and sailing.  

Biology Major with Pre-Medicine Concentration

Drop-in hours: M 4-6 pm

About Alyssa: Hi! My name is Alyssa and I am a Junior Biology Major with a Pre-Medicine concentration. I enjoy playing lacrosse at Goucher, kayaking, swimming, and just enjoying the outdoors. This past summer I spent three weeks studying abroad in Stockholm and London taking a course called Translational Medicine through DIS. Aside from this, I love spending time with my close family and friends, especially my teammates. 

One of the keys to success is taking responsibility for mistakes and weaknesses and seeking help! Come see a tutor! 

Business Management Major

Drop-in hours: M12-1, T 3-4 pm

Tip for Success: Drop in and see a tutor!

Favorite Moment at Goucher: Winning 3 conference championships

Economics and Business Management Majors

Drop-in hours: Sunday hours by appointment only

About Emma: I'm a senior from Pittsburgh, PA, majoring in Economics and Business Management. I studied abroad in Africa and love ballet.

Physics Major, Math Minor

Drop-in hours: T 3:30-4:45 pm

About Gibson: I am a senior Physics major and Mathematics minor here at Goucher. This fall, I am beginning research with Dr. Jeffrey Hyde involving early universe cosmology and gravitational waves. Aside from the physics department, I am a cellist in the Goucher orchestra and chamber music programs. During the summer, I am a waterski, wakeboard, and wakesurf instructor.


Physics and Economics Majors, Mathematics Minor

Drop-in hours: Th 3-5 pm

About Ibrahim: Hello! My name is Ibrahim and I’m a senior at Goucher, double majoring in Physics and Economics and minoring in Mathematics. This past summer, I worked with Dr. Yoder to build a miniature Particle Accelerator in his Sydney Optics Lab. Besides being a Q-Tutor, I am also a Resident Assistant (RA) and a student technician for Information Technology. Aside from this, I love exploring new places and enjoy playing cricket.

Tip for success: Never hesitate to seek help when in doubt.


Psychology Major, Economics Minor

Drop-in hours: M 6-7 pm, W 6-7 pm

About Michaela: I'm a junior here at Goucher and am a Psych major with an Econ minor. This Spring I plan to study abroad in Australia! I love nature, animals, cooking and yoga.  I try to be thoughtful about the world around me and keep an open mind to new perspectives.

Biochemistry Major

Drop-in hours: M 3-4 pm, T 4:45-7 pm

About Patricia: Hello! I’m a Junior majoring in Biochemistry with a Spanish Minor. I like drawing and baking sweets. I also enjoy playing video games in my free time. Don’t hesitate to drop in; I love helping people!

Political Science and Philosophy Double Major

Drop-in hours: Th 5-7 pm

About Zac: Hi! I'm a Junior from Medfield Massachusetts majoring in Philosophy and Political Science with a possible minor in Legal Studies. I love seeing, playing, and listening to music of all types. I love to explore new places with new people!