Peer Mentors

photo of peer mentors in a training exercisePeer Mentors help faciliate UVC 1010: First-Year Seminar I (a.k.a. "Freshman Seminar") for new students at Wright State. Peer Mentors are highly trained juniors, seniors, and graduate students who serve as role models and sources of information for new students, and representatives of Wright State.

Be a Peer Mentor

Peer Mentors are important paraprofessional staff members of Wright State University who faciliate UVC 1010: First-Year Seminar I for new students at Wright State. Peer Mentors are students who serve as role models and sources of information for new students, and representatives of Wright State. This position enables students to develop valuable skills in communication, leadership, organization, and creativity.

Peer Mentor Application

Peer Mentor Job Description

Awards

Faculty, Staff, and Peer Mentors recognized for excellence in Wright State University Learning Communities.

2014

  • Alex Wenning, Holly Jackson Award for Outstanding Innovation in Co-Curricular Activities
  • Amanda Spencer, Holly Jackson Award for Outstanding Innovation in Co-Curricular Activities
  • Kari Simpson, Holly Jackson Award for Outstanding Innovation in Co-Curricular Activities
  • Emily Simpson, Outstanding Innovation Award
  • Pascale Adabie, Outstanding Collaboration Award
  • Jasmine Hunsberger, Outstanding Collaboration Award
  • Doug Petkie, Outstanding Faculty Commitment to a First-Year Learning Community

2013

  • Amber Vlasnik, Holly Jackson Award for Outstanding Innovation in Co-Curricular Activities
  • Melissa McCune, Holly Jackson Award for Outstanding Innovation in Co-Curricular Activities
  • Kaytee McBride, Doug Saul Award for Excellence in Learning Community Instruction
  • Bethany Foureman, Outstanding Collaboration
  • Samantha Stewart, Doug Saul Award for Excellence in Learning Community Instruction
  • Kirsten Halling, Doug Sal Award for Excellence in Learning Community Instruction
  • Charene Thornton, Outstanding Innovation in Teaching

2012

  • Alyxis Camden, Outstanding Collaboration
  • Urmimala "Urmi" Chaudhuri, Outstanding Innovation
  • Karli Lightner, Doug Saul Award for Excellence in Learning Community Instruction
  • Ashley Marshall, Doug Saul Award for Excellence in Learning Community Instruction
  • Leah Miller, Outstanding Collaboration
  • Alex Oxner, Holly Jackson Award for Outstanding Innovation in Co-Curricular Activities
  • Penny Sobocinski, Outstanding Collaboration