Peer Advisors

Rachel Talamo

Rachel Talamo

Peer Advisor
Class of 2018, American Studies
Winthrop House

Ask me about: Choosing Hist & Lit (among Social Studies, English, Af Am Studies, and WGS); the junior paper process; making your Hist & Lit studies intersectional; advocacy, law, and feminism; getting a Chinese citation; peer counseling; learning how to quit things at Harvard. ... Read more about Rachel Talamo

Tiffany Lau

Tiffany Lau

Peer Advisor
Class of 2019, Modern World
Eliot House
Ask me about: Joint concentration (Theater, Dance & Media), secondary (Sociology), figuring out what you want to study and how you want to study it, balancing academics and extracurriculars, all things dance-related... Read more about Tiffany Lau
Minnie Jang

Minnie Jang

Peer Advisor
Class of 2018, Latin American Studies
Currier House

Ask me about: Latin American studies, 20th century social revolution, sophomore & junior tutorials, Spanish citation, GHHP as a secondary and incorporating global health as a topic of study, balancing Hist & Lit with pre-med requirements ... Read more about Minnie Jang

Sally Chen

Sally Chen

Peer Advisor
Class of 2019, Ethnic Studies
Winthrop House

Ask me about: The fight for Ethnic Studies, how to do Asian American Studies at Harvard, joint concentration (Studies of Women, Gender, and Sexuality), intersectionality, community service and advocacy, queer/WOC/first-gen experiences, and loving food in all its forms.... Read more about Sally Chen

Nawal Arjini

Nawal Arjini

Peer Advisor
Class of 2018, Modern World
Lowell House

Ask me about: studying the Caribbean, postcolonial studies, or cultural criticism/theory at Harvard; campus activism; choosing between the humanities and social science; choosing between the humanities concentrations; balancing jobs, extracurriculars, and academics; the Dudley Co-op.... Read more about Nawal Arjini

Kenneth Palmer

Kenneth Palmer

Peer Advisor
Class of 2019, Modern World
Eliot House

Ask me about: Choosing between History and History & Literature, choosing a joint concentration (Slavic Languages and Cultures), semester study abroad (specifically fall study abroad and junior tutorials), navigating a high-caliber academic program as a first-generation student,... Read more about Kenneth Palmer

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