OASIS Mentors

You don't have to figure it out alone. The OASIS Peer Mentorship team is here to be a resource for you. For more information about getting connected to a peer mentor, or if you are interested in serving as a peer mentor, Kerra Russell at krussell21@unl.edu.

2017-2018 Peer Mentors:

  • Abdul Al Naabi
  • Sophomore
  • alnaabi847@gmail.com
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  • Major: Mechanical Engineering
  • Hometown: Muscat, Oman
  • Fun Fact: I have 21 siblings.

  • Cameron Anderson
  • Senior
  • cameronanderson97@gmail.com
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  • Major: Communication Studies
  • Hometown: Waterloo, IA
  • Fun Fact: I am the youngest of 9 siblings.

  • Ayat Aribi
  • Senior
  • ayataribi@yahoo.com
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  • Major: Economics & Global Studies
  • Hometown: Lincoln, NE
  • Fun Fact: My favorite food is green eggs and ham.

  • German Avila
  • Senior
  • germanavila308@gmail.com
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  • Major: Secondary Social Science & History Education
  • Hometown: Grand Island, NE
  • Fun Fact: I don't like bacon. 

  • Darius Fox
  • Sophomore
  • dariusfox798@gmail.com
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  • Major: Dietetics and Nutrition
  • Hometown: Bloomington, IL
  • Fun Fact: I have roadtripped to 25 of the 50 states in the U.S.

  • Mahati Gollapudi
  • Sophomore
  • mahatigollapudi@gmail.com
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  • Major: Microbiology, Humanities in Medicine
  • Hometown: Omaha, NE
  • Fun Fact: Every file in my computer is perfectly organized in folders.

  • Emma Hooi
  • Junior
  • emma.hooi@yahoo.com
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  • Major: Marketing & Advertising/Public Relations
  • Minor: Psychology
  • Hometown: Omaha, NE
  • Fun Fact: My dream job is to become the next Samantha Brown.

  • Yajaira Lopez-Villa
  • Senior
  • yaji-villa@hotmail.com
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  • Major: Spanish & Latin American Studies
  • Minor: Ethnic Studies
  • Hometown: Crete, NE
  • Fun Fact: I have two cacti - named Frida and Sandra.

  • Natasha Marquez
  • Junior
  • natashamarie72@yahoo.com
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  • Major: Psychology
  • Minor: Child, Youth, & Family Studies
  • Hometown: Loma Linda, CA
  • Fun Fact: I have babysat for P. Diddy's kids.

  • Guadalupe Mora
  • Sophomore
  • guadalupe.mora0831@gmail.com
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  • Major: Pre-Nursing
  • Hometown: Crete, NE
  • Fun Fact: Favorite musical artists are J Balvin, Post Malone, and Chance the Rapper. 

  • Miriam Paul
  • Sophomore
  • miriam.huskers@gmail.com
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  • Major: Psychology
  • Minor: English & Criminal Justice
  • Hometown: Kitgum, Uganda
  • Fun Fact: I have a twin cousin.

  • Miranda Rockwood
  • Sophomore
  • mirandarockwood@gmail.com
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  • Major: Elementary Ed
  • Minor: German
  • Hometown: Pierre, SD
  • Fun Fact: I've never had an ice cream cone.

  • Arlenne Rodriguez
  • Sophomore
  • arodriguezgon16@gmail.com
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  • Major: Chemistry
  • Hometown: Grand Island, NE
  • Fun Fact: I know the lyrics to every single Jonas Brothers song.

  • Victoria Villota
  • Sophomore
  • victoriavillota@ymail.com
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  • Major: Global Studies & Economics
  • Hometown: Lincoln, NE
  • Fun Fact: I love Jesse McCartney and have all of his CDs.

  • Hoai Vu
  • Sophomore
  • hvu22@hotmail.com
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  • Major: Business Administration
  • Hometown: Hastings, NE
  • Fun Fact: I toured all of Taiwan in the summer.

  • Fernando Wisniewski-Pena
  • Sophomore
  • fernandopena656@yahoo.com
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  • Major: Politicial Science, Global Studies, & French
  • Hometown: Omaha, NE
  • Fun Fact: I am the youngest of 9 siblings. 

  • Kendall Dawson
  • Junior
  • kcdawson12@hotmail.com
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  • Major: French/Pre-Law
  • Hometown: Omaha, NE
  • Fun Fact: I skipped a grade in elementary school.

  • Gina Russ
  • Junior
  • russ_gina@yahoo.com
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  • Major: Secondary Education
  • Hometown: Omaha, NE
  • Fun Fact: Taurus sun, Sagittarius moon, Gemini rising.