Peer Advisors

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

Hannah Drew

Hannah Drew

Peer Advisor
Class of 2021, European Studies
Adams House

Ask me about: Choosing between Hist & Lit and the social sciences (specifically Government), choosing the humanities, being a research assistant for the Weatherhead Center for International Affairs, PBHA, Germany, Spanish citations, Global Health secondary field, taking a gap year, public health... Read more about Hannah Drew

Ava Hampton

Ava Hampton

Peer Advisor
Class of 2021, American Studies
Currier House

Ask me about: Studying museums and cultural institutions through Hist & Lit, choosing between Hist & Lit and other humanities concentrations, Spanish citation, 19th-century American culture, balancing academic work with student employment, student theater at Harvard, material culture and object analysis, sophomore tutorial... Read more about Ava Hampton

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, summer study abroad in Korea, creating a timeline for the junior paper, journalism... 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
Derek Lee

Derek Lee

Peer Advisor
Class of 2020, Modern World
Pforzheimer House

Ask me about: Studying the Middle East (or a non-Western region) through Hist & Lit; studying abroad; pre-law interests and how Hist & Lit prepares you for law school and beyond; leveraging one's Hist & Lit background when applying for internships/jobs; deciding between Hist & Lit and related concentrations... Read more about Derek Lee