Peer Mentors

Meet the peer mentors of ED POP (the Education Department Peer Outreach Program!  The following students are nearing the end of their teacher licensure program and have awesome leadership experience that would benefit novice teacher licensure students.  Feel free to stop by the “Peer Mentor & Intern Office”, Zageir 122, to get their advice on succeeding in the teacher licensure program, or to learn more about any of the topics listed under their name.


Phoenicia Schwidkay: 9-12 Latin Licensure Candidate

Office Hours: Tuesdays, 3 - 5 pm, Zageir 122

See me to learn about:
-Political advocacy as it relates to public education
-The summer study abroad trip to South Korea

Lya Crider: K-6 Licensure Candidate

Office Hours: Wednedsays, 11 am - 1 pm

See me to learn about:
-The Psychology major
-Foreign Language department
-Belly dance club

Arthur Verde: K-12 Theatre Arts Licensure Candidate

Office Hours: Thursdays, 11:15 am - 1:15 pm

See me to learn about:
-Study Skills