Ask a Peer Advisor

Ask a Peer Advisor

Academic Advising

If you have any questions regarding classes, student clubs or campus, peer advisors are here to help.

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  541-737-8900
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Who are peer advisors?

Peer advisors can help you with course registration, chat about the majors/options within the college, how to get connected to the college and campus, and so much more.

Peer advisors can help with...

  • MyDegrees Planner
  • Dietetics application
  • Internship process
  • KIN 343/344 application
  • Resume and cover letter review
  • Learn about College of Health majors, options and/or minor
  • Petition forms
  • Registration issues
  • Study Abroad – Get Started
  • Other

Meet your peer advisors

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Kaylene Argonti

Kaylene Argonti

Discovery Bay, CA

Major, option, minor, etc.

Kinesiology with pre physical therapy track

Favorite Class at OSU

PAC 154 Country Line Dance and H 312 HIV/AIDS and STIs in Modern Society

Fun facts

I read 11 books this summer and I have a cat named Reece

Ask me about

Anything KIN or PA related, country western dancing, and book recommendations.

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Connor Chen

Connor Chen

Mililani, HI

Major, option, minor, etc.

Public Health and Political Science with Health Promotion Health Behavior and International Relations option

Favorite Class at OSU

H425 Foundations of Epidemiology and PS 342 Politics of Corruption

Fun facts

I spent my high school years living abroad and have been to 27 countries

Ask me about

Painting, Intramurals, Sports Clubs, and Crying from the Buffalo Wildwings Blazing Challenge.

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Hannah Crouser

Hannah Crouser

Portland, OR

Major, option, minor, etc.

Human Development and Family Sciences, human services option and Sociology with a crime justice option

Favorite Class at OSU

HDFS 262 Introduction to Human Services and SOC 207 Problems in Crime and Justice

Fun facts

I am the president of PERIOD club on campus.

Ask me about

Sorority life, Double majoring, Clubs on campus, and campus resources.

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Meiwan Gottschalk

Meiwan Gottschalk

(sher/her/hers)
Bayside, CA

Major, option, minor, etc.

Human Development and Family Sciences, human services option with a minor in Psychology

Favorite Class at OSU

ANTH 330 Evolution of People, Technology, and Society and WGSS 262 Intro to Queer Studies

Fun facts

I have a bunny named Apricot, a tortoise named Steve, and an African dwarf frog named Darla.

Ask me about

Anything HDFS related as well as switching between majors/adding minors.

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Jack Hammack

Jack Hammack

Silverton, OR

Major, option, minor, etc.

Kinesiology, Pre-therapy and Allied Health option

Favorite Class at OSU

KIN 206 CATALYST Mentoring, BI 231-233 Anatomy and Physiology Series

Fun facts

I am allergic to all nuts

Ask me about

What it is like to be a transfer student and coming back to school after a break and any KIN related topics

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Ryan Krivens

Ryan Krivens

Tualatin, OR

Major, option, minor, etc.

Public Health with the Health Promotion Health Behavior option, Psychology minor, and Medical Humanities Certificate

Favorite Class at OSU

H 312 HIV, AIDS, and STIs in Modern Society

Fun facts

My favorite things to do are hiking and camping!

Ask me about

Public health, grad school, club involvement (as an officer or member), Ecampus classes.

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Jenny Lee

Jenny Lee

Boston, MA / South Korea

Major, option, minor, etc.

Human Development and Family Sciences child development option and Double degree in Elementary Education

Favorite Class at OSU

HDFS 330 Engaging with children age 0-8

Fun facts

I have a dual citizenship in both the States and in South Korea

Ask me about

Anything about HDFS, minors that go with HDFS and other possible certificates & programs that link to education.

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Malina Marleau

Malina Marleau

Happy Valley, OR

Major, option, minor, etc.

Kinesiology with a minor in health management and policy

Favorite Class at OSU

KIN 475 Power and Privilege in Sport and BI 231-233 Anatomy and Physiology Series

Fun facts

I have visited 31 out of the 50 states.

Ask me about

Anything Anatomy and Physiology, grad school,Clubs on Campus and the best coffee places in Corvallis!

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Kate Metcalf

Kate Metcalf

Portland, OR

Major, option, minor, etc.

Public Health, Health Management and Policy, Finance Minor

Favorite Class at OSU

H250 Intro to Healthcare Management

Fun facts

I am the Co-President of the Health Leadership Association.

Ask me about

Greek Life, my option and Public Health clubs / extracurriculars.

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Mara White

Mara White

Gresham, OR

Major, option, minor, etc.

Human Development and Family Sciences with Child Development and Human Services options, Psychology minor

Favorite Class at OSU

HDFS 262 Introduction to Human Services HDFS 311 Infant and Child Development

Fun facts

My favorite summer activity is camping on the Oregon coast!

Ask me about

HDFS major, options, minors, balancing school with outside commitments.