QR Tutors

 Diep Cao

Hi! My name is Diep.  I am a senior majoring in biology.  I am happy to help you work on your QR skills.  

Q Focus:  Math 100, Math 105, Math 130
Other:  Excel


 Stacey Carpenter

Hey, I’m Stacey. I’m a senior Biology major with a Math and Chemistry double minor. Don’t let that intimidate you though, I love helping people out with their homework and other assignments. I’m a member of the Premedical Sciences Club and Hollins Riding. If you need help with chemistry, physics, or biology, don’t be afraid to ask and I’ll see what we can work through.

Q Focus:  Math 100, Math 105, Math 130, Math 140, Math 241, Math 242
Other: Chem101/102, Chem105, Chem214, Chem221/222, Phys101/102, Phys201/202, any Biology, Lab reports, Excel


  Mina Elliott

Hi! My name is Mina, and I’m a sophomore Mathematics major. Aside from loving math, I play a few instruments, and I am involved with anime club and physics club. I love being able to help, so please don’t hesitate to stop by!

Q Focus:  Math 100, Math 105, Math 130, Math 140, Math 241
Other:  Phys 101/102, CMPS 160 (Python), Excel, Maple


  Rose Franzen

Hi everyone, I’m Rose and I’m a junior psychology major. In addition to being a QR tutor, I’m involved on campus as an SSL, research assistant for the Child Development Lab, and occasional performer/stage hand with Hollins Theatre. I love working as a tutor, and I look forward to meeting you!

Q Focus:  Math 100, Math 105, Math 130, Math 140, Math 241, Stat 140
Other:  Psych 208 (Research Statistics), Basic Maple, Excel


 Mary Hess

Hi! My name is Mary Hess and I am a QR Tutor. I have been a tutor for a year now and have loved every minute of it. I am a Mathematics & Statistics major and enjoy reading, watching Netflix, and talking about random bits of information that I know. Come and talk to me whenever you need help or want to hang out in the QR Center!

Q Focus:  Math 100, Math 105, Math 130, Math 140, Math 241, Math 242
Other:  Maple, Excel


  Madeleine Lohr

Hello, my name is Madeleine and I am a junior Math major with a concentration in Data Analytics with a minor in international economics. In addition to being a QR tutor, I am a captain of the riding team. When I am not working in the QR Center, I can be found at the barn, in the Dana math lab, or volunteering for various political campaigns. I’m so excited to work with y’all this year!

Q Focus:  Math 100, Math 105, Math 130, Math 140, Math 241, Math 242, Stat 140, Stat 251
Other:  Physics 201/202, Math 246/310, Physics lab reports, Maple, Excel, and R


  Claire Reid

Hey everyone, I’m Claire and I’m a sophomore from Oregon. I’m double-majoring in English and Psychology with a Math minor. I’m on the riding team and I absolutely love horses. In my spare time, I love watching indie movies and playing with my dog. I have taken through Calculus and Stat, so whether it’s solving for y, or finding an integral, I’m happy to help! 

Q Focus:  Math 100, Math 105, Math 130, Math 140, Math 241, Math 242, Stat 251


  Binika Rijal

Hello, everyone! I’m Binika, a sophomore from Nepal. I am planning to double major in Maths with a concentration in Data Science, and Applied Economics. I look forward to helping you in the QR center!

Q Focus:  Math 100, Math 105, Math 130, Math 140, Stat 140
Other:  Accounting, Economics


  Mira Ritola-Schow

Hi, I’m Mira! I’m a junior communications major from Asheville, NC. Although I study Comm, I still love math & science! This is my second year as a QR tutor, and I’ve loved every moment of it. When I’m not tutoring, you’re likely to find me studying with friends or out on the soccer field. I look forward to helping you.

Q Focus:  Math 100, Math 105, Math 130, Math 241
Other:  general Chemistry


  Brittany Salmon

Hey everyone! I’m Brittany. I am a senior international student from the beautiful island of Jamaica! I am a Biology major on a pre-med track. When I’m not in the QR center you’ll probably see me in Dana or somewhere in the dining hall/coffee shop/Hub working. Outside of being a tutor, I am also a member of the Divine in Motion Praise Dance Team as well as the Black Student Alliance. I am lover of all things diverse and cultural and I am really excited to work with you all!

Q focus:  Math 100, Math 105, Stat 140
Other:  Biology


  Alex Sanchez

I am a sophomore, math major and either economics or physics minor (haven’t decided yet). Minnesota born but lived mostly in South Florida. I am a first time QR tutor and am part of the Hollins Swim team. I swim about 20+ hours a week. I like spending my spare time dying my hair, watching all types of movies, and playing video games on my laptop or Xbox. Expect red, blue, and purple hair throughout the semester!

Q Focus:  Math 100, Math 105, Math 130, Math 140, Math 241, Stat 140, Stat 251
Other:  Math 246, some Maple


 Bibhu Sapkota

Hi everyone! I am Bibhu Sapkota. I am an international student from Nepal. I am a sophomore and I am majoring in mathematics and economics. On-campus, I am a ISOP mentor and an executive member of SHARE. If you have any questions, please feel free to come to the QR center. We look forward to helping you!

[NOTE:  Bibhu is studying abroad during the Fall of 2017]

Q focus: Math 100, Math 105, Math 130, Math 140, Math 241
Other: Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Corporate Finance, Accounting I and II, Research in Economics, Maple, Excel, R


 Stephanie Wollmann

Hi! I’m Stephanie Wollmann, a senior theatre major from Blacksburg, Virginia with an affinity for Mathematics.  From a family of Ph.D. wielding engineers, I am always ready to face a mathematical challenge, finishing high school with two years’ worth of AP Calculus under my belt.  I look forward to helping you!

Q Focus:  Math 100, Math 105, Math 130, Math 140, Math 241, Math 242
Other:  Excel, lab reports, test review