Honors Peer Advisor
Lia is a junior, double majoring in accounting and finance. Lia has been involved in the volunteer tax preparation program and works in Honors House as a resident assistant. She grew up Argyle, Texas. Some of her hobbies include just about anything outdoors (hiking, rafting, and backpacking), watching movies, and hanging out with friends. She is excited to start getting more involved with research on campus.
Honors Peer Advisor
Holly is a Junior in the College of Science majoring in composite mathematics and statistics with a minor in management information systems. She plans to graduate from USU with honors in Spring of 2020, then pursue a masters degree in data analytics. With her future career, Holly hopes to help businesses and research projects know how to interpret their data. Past research projects include analyzing touch sensing in smart phones, mapping adventure books to discover patterns of choice, and organizing data gathered on the well-being of citizens of Utah.
When not involved on campus, she has worked at a girls’ summer camp, served a religious mission in Carlsbad, CA, and worked with her home state of Idaho’s high school NASA program. She also loves the ocean, the color yellow, and spending time with her friends and family.
Honors Writing Tutor
Miranda Cundick is a sophomore majoring in English and minoring in the Classics. She has written several manuscripts and tutored in various capacities over the past few years, and she is excited to share her love of writing with her fellow Honors students. In her spare time, Miranda enjoys working on her novel, running in the mountains, and keeping up with politics.
Honors Math Tutor
Bryce is a senior and Goldwater Scholar majoring in mathematics, with a minor in computer science. He was born and raised in Orem, Utah, where he attended Timpanogos High School and worked as a tutor at the Utah Valley University math lab. After his first year at Utah State, he served a religious mission in Querétaro, Mexico. He has participated in math research at Utah State and Boise State University in the areas of algebraic graph theory and combinatorics and has loved every minute of it. He plans to go on to get a Ph.D. in mathematics and later become a professor. Besides math, his hobbies include hiking, running, playing the guitar, doing puzzles, and watching professional basketball - but mostly math.
Honors Office Assistants
Trinda is a Mechanical Engineering major somewhere between her Sophomore and Junior years on campus. She loves calculus, but wishes it were possible to ban arithmetic. A total nerd, she enjoys Math, Physics, Theatre, Harry Potter, The Lord of the Rings, sewing, puzzles of all sorts, music, and movie quotes. On the Saturdays she manages to escape homework, you'll likely find her hiking, camping, reading, or being overly competitive at a game night.
Corrine is a Mechanical Engineering major in her first year at Utah State. She has a passion for painting, mathematics, writing, and the arts. Fascinated by the makings of the world, Corrine can recreate most anything—her friends call her a "Regular Macgyver." Between camping and hiking, Corrine can often be found in the mountains throughout her summers.
Maddie is a first-year Honors student majoring in Nursing. She was born in Logan while her parents were attending USU, but was raised in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Maddie plans to work as a registered nurse after graduating from USU, then further her career in a Nurse Anesthetist program. She hopes to work in a hospital setting in a NICU or emergency room.
Maddie loves the outdoors, and was excited to move somewhere that has four distinct seasons. She loves camping and hanging out with her friends and family. Maddie is excited to be at USU and for all that university life has to offer.