Meet the Q-Tutors

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


Elementary Ed Major

About: Hi! I’m a sophomore from New Jersey. I am also an Elementary Education major. I enjoy photography, camping, and playing video games in my free time.

Advice: Ask questions, people are more than willing to give insightful answers

Favorite Food: Watermelon

Alyssa Long

Biology Major with Premedicine Concentration

About Alyssa: Hi! My name is Alyssa and I am a Senior Biology Major with a Pre-medicine concentration. I enjoy playing lacrosse at Goucher, kayaking, swimming, running and just enjoying the outdoors. I currently do undergraduate research with Dr. Jozwick in Microbiology as part of my senior Capstone. Aside from this, I love spending time with my close family and friends, especially my teammates.

Advice: Make friends with your professors and talk to them during office hours! They love to hear from you and want you to be successful.

Favorite Food: Turkey Swedish Meatballs


Cat Hartley

Economics and Integrated Data Analytics Major, Professional Writing Minor

About: Hi! I’m a sophomore from Georgia. I enjoy looking at memes and playing volleyball.

Advice: Don't be afraid to ask questions. Our job is to help you understand and learn.

Favorite Food: Spaghetti


Math and Physics major, Computer Science major

Drop-in hours: Sundays & Wednesdays 6-8 pm

About: Hello, I am a junior majoring in Math and Physics and minoring in Computer Science. I am from Ethiopia and love watching TV shows in my free time. I'm here to help so feel free to stop by.

Advice: Don't hesitate to ask for help. There are a lot of resources for you.

Favorite Food: Ethiopian Food


Physics Major, Mathematics Minor

Drop-in hours: Mondays 6-8 pm and Thursdays 4-6 pm

About: Hey! My name is Kristine and I am a senior from Riverside, California. I am also a makerspace technician, supplemental instructor, and a research assistant in Dr. Markovic's quantum transport laboratory. In my free time, you can catch me scuba diving, flying a small Cessna 150, or reading a fun book.

Advice: I think that getting enough rest improves the quality of the work we do exponentially.

Favorite Food: Spring Rolls


Computer Science and Integrated Data Analytics Majors

CS 119 & 224 Drop-in hours: 7-9 pm

About: I am a member of the Goucher College Swim team. I also am co-president of SAAC, the student athletic advisory committee. In my free time, I play dungeons and dragons with my friends, and build small video games. 

Advice: Get to know your professors, and take advantage of their office hours and SI sessions.

Favorite Food: Any breakfast for dinner item. I love eating breakfast for dinner. 


Economics and Business Majors

BUS 210 & EC 211 Drop-in hours: Tuesdays 4-6 pm

About: Hey! My name is Matt. I am from Hampstead, Maryland and I enjoy my time on campus playing soccer for Goucher and spending time with my friends.

Advice: Don't be afraid to ask questions and ask for help!

Favorite Food: Steak


Economics major, Psychology Minor

About: I am a senior Economics Major with a Psychology minor. I'm an easygoing person who loves nature, animals and food. I'm also involved with the Community Based Learning office, Yoga, and Climbing Club.

Advice: It's normal to feel anxious about work; take your time and be kind to yourself!

Favorite Food: Mushroom Turnovers


Patricia T.
Math, Computer Science, 3+2 Financial Engineering

Drop-in hours: Tuesdays 6-8 pm, Thursdays 6-7 pm

About: Hello, I am from Saigon, Vietnam. I am Junior and a triple major. I love playing piano and I am new to the gym life!!!!

Advice: Take good notes. Read text books. Don't over study. Ask for help.

Favorite Food: Chicken wings and Banh Mi.


Chemistry & Mathematics Major

About: I’m Trinidadian and I am a huge foodie and I enjoy playing video games and binge-watching tv shows. I also enjoy Karaoke in my downtime.

Advice: Take advantage of office hours and if you don’t understand something, please ask a professor or someone so you can get help.

Favorite Food: Shrimp or Fries the two best foods in the world.

Zac Kassay

Political Science and Philosophy Double Major with a Legal Studies Minor

About: Hey! On campus, I am a First Year Mentor, a library front desk worker. and Co-President of Veritas and Climbing Club. Ask me about me about my love for live music!

Advice: Take advantage of ALL the academic, social, and physical resources available to you as early as possible. Seeking out help isn't a sign of weakness, but rather a sign of strength!

Favorite Food: Spicy hot wings