Peer Advisors

Gareth Anderson

Gareth Anderson

Peer Advisor
Class of 2019, European Studies
Quincy House
Ask Me About: Transitioning to Harvard as an international student, why History & Literature is the right fit for me, study abroad, the European Studies field, British Empire history, incorporating a love for the arts (like music) with History & Literature, balancing course-work with extracurriculars... Read more about Gareth Anderson
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

Yena Cho

Yena Cho

Peer Advisor
Class of 2020, Modern World
Pforzheimer House

Ask Me About: Deciding between History and Hist & Lit, defining a focused topic of study for the Modern World field, studying Chinese at Harvard, and working for NGOs... Read more about Yena Cho

Una Corbett

Una Corbett

Peer Advisor
Class of 2020, American Studies
Quincy House

Ask me about: choosing between the social sciences and the humanities, studying women and gender in America, the historiography of women's movements, doing archival research, the Schlesinger Library, citations in Spanish... Read more about Una Corbett

Cahleb Derry

Cahleb Derry

Peer Advisor
Class of 2020, Ethnic Studies
Winthrop House

Ask Me About: Music, A Cappella, BGLTQIA+ Identity, Black Identity, Intersectionality, Queer Studies, Feminism, African-American Studies, Choosing Hist & Lit versus Other Humanities Concentrations, ... Read more about Cahleb Derry

Lucy Devine

Lucy Devine

Peer Advisor
Class of 2020, American Studies
Lowell House

Ask me about: 20th Century American History, studying women's history in Hist & Lit, studying French at Harvard and abroad (Summer), researching at Schlesinger Library, archival research, ... Read more about Lucy Devine

Julia Fine

Julia Fine

Peer Advisor
Class of 2019, European Studies
Winthrop House

Ask me about: Choosing hist and lit, summer study abroad, language requirements, studying postcolonialism, South Asian Studies, doing research at Schlesinger, doing research abroad, archival research ... Read more about Julia Fine

Samantha Heavner

Samantha Heavner

Peer Advisor
Class of 2020, American Studies
Quincy House

Ask me about: Balancing academics and extracurriculars with on-campus jobs; singing at Harvard; summer study abroad programs and expectations; African-American Studies secondaries; choosing between History and Literature and other humanities concentrations ... Read more about Samantha Heavner

Kaylee Kim

Kaylee Kim

Peer Advisor
Class of 2020, American Studies
Winthrop House
Ask Me About: Studying fashion and feminism within Hist & Lit, Spanish secondary/citation, summer study abroad in Korea, art history, journalism, sophomore tutorial... Read more about Kaylee Kim
Juliana Lamy

Juliana Lamy

Peer Advisor
Class of 2020, Ethnic Studies
Dunster House
Ask Me About: Transitioning to Harvard as a first-generation college student, adjusting to campus as a low-income student, creative writing and fiction, the Ethnicity, Migration, Rights secondary field... Read more about Juliana Lamy