Drop-In Writing Tutors

Molly Culhane

Class of 2020

Major and Minor: History and Human Biology

Favorite topics to tutor: internship and fellowship applications

Activities and Interests: politics, travel, hiking, floor naps

Hagar Gal

Anita Garg

Class of 2022

Major: Management Science and Engineering, Finance

Favorite topics to tutor: PWR essays

Activities and Interests: running, singing, and boba

Avi Gupta

Class of 2023

Major: Computer Science

Favorite topics to tutor: everything

Activities and Interests: coding, trumpet, tennis, hiking, cooking

Richa Gupta

Class of 2021

Major: Management Science and Engineering; Minor: Creative Writing

Favorite topics to tutor: PWR Essays, Personal Statements, Fellowship Applications, Creative Writing

Activities and Interests: Student Clubs: SENSA (social entrepreneurship), Stanford Finance

Shana E. Hadi

Class of 2021

Major: English and Computer Science

Favorite topics to tutor: PWR essays, creative writing, argumentative structure and flow

Activities and Interests: creative writing, drinking tea, wandering cities

Leah N Harris

Class of 2022

Major and Minor: Major in Psychology with an emphasis in Neuroscience. Minor in Electrical Engineering.

Favorite topics to tutor: personal statements, PWR papers, creative writing pieces

Activities and Interests: dancing, reading fantasy and spy novels, being a Matriculate advising fellow

Winnie Huang

Class of 2022

Major and Minor: Environmental Systems Engineering/ Chemistry & CS

Favorite topics to tutor: Speeches and Research papers

Activities and Interests: Baking, Knitting, “Playing” Instruments, Drawing

Kira Jan

Class of 2021

Major and Minor: English

Favorite topics to tutor: Concision, PWR1, brainstorming and outlines

Activities and Interests: Hiking with my dog Bison, listening to music

Gaeun Kim

Evelyn Kuo

Class of 2023

Favorite topics to tutor: personal statements, creative writing, close readings, PWR essays, speeches, flow

Activities and Interests: creative writing, theater, watching TV/movies, making birthday cards

Sarah Lee

Class of 2022

Major and Minor: International Relations

Favorite topics to tutor: PWR 1 papers, creative writing, and organization!

Activities and Interests: Baking, eating baked goods, reading The New York Times and The Atlantic, listening to NPR and The Daily!

Enshia Ivy Li

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Zachary Cooper Lo

Class of 2022

Major and Minor: Film and Media Studies (Major) / Education (Minor)

Favorite topics to tutor: Brainstorming, creative writing, PWR 1 essays

Activities and Interests: Music, hiking, and pasta making

Natalie Maria Longmire-Kulis

Class of 2022

Major and Minor: International Relations/Human Rights

Favorite topics to tutor: personal statements, creative writing pieces, rhetorical analyses

Activities and Interests: running, yoga, cooking, learning languages, traveling, and, of course, writing!

David Ludeke

Class of 2021

Major: Environmental Systems Engineering

Favorite topics to tutor: Applications, scientific writing, and anything to do with languages or linguistics; also early-stage drafting where I can help to talk through how to arrange initial ideas and arguments into a logical outline.

Activities and Interests: Running, being in the ocean (swimming or scuba diving), drawing/painting, reading epic fantasy series, and practicing sign language with my friends.

Christina A Macintosh

Class of 2022

Major: English with Creative Writing emphasis; Minor: Earth Systems

Favorite topics to tutor: Creative Writing, PWR essays

Activities and Interests: Student steward on Stanford O'Donohue Educational farm; interested in backpacking and distance running; currently training to be a leader for Stanford Adventure Program

Axelle Marie Marcantetti

Class of 2021

Major and Minor: Symbolic Systems and Languages (French and Spanish)

Favorite topics to tutor: anything! (structure & flow, applications, PWR assignments)

Activities and Interests: archery, creative writing, Stanford Daily, dance

Esther Abisola Omole

Class of 2021

Major: Architecture; Minor: African and African American Studies

Favorite topics to tutor: I like creative writing, research papers, and literary analysis work.

Activities and Interests: piano, chalk pastels, design, family, poetry

Merissa Rieken

Class of 2023

Major: Undeclared/Product Design

Favorite topics to tutor: Poetry, creative writing & PWR 1/ESF essays!

Activities and Interests: Gymnastics, attempting to play music & hiking (or just walking around campus)

Udani Satarasinghe

Class of 2022

Major: Management Science & Engineering

Favorite topics to tutor: Brainstorming, PWR 1, personal statements/application prompts

Activities and Interests: Sculpting/drawing, cooking, exploration walks, learning about new startups


Eric Mingquan Tang

Class of 2021

Major: Computer Science

Favorite topics to tutor: brainstorming, creative writing, texts in conversation

Activities and Interests: Stanford in Government, long-form journalism, historical fiction

Hanna Yip

Class of 2022

Major and Minor: Computer Science

Favorite topics to tutor: Creative writing, personal statements, PWR papers, organization!

Activities and Interests: Electric guitar, piano, ultimate frisbee, painting, listening to podcasts

Serena Linna Zhang

Class of 2022

Major and Minor: International Relations / Human Rights

Favorite topics to tutor: Creative writing, personal statements, literature analysis, PWR 1 and 2

Activities and Interests: Dance, creative writing, Asian-American/API issues and activism, LTS, SYZ, BTS!