Tutoring and Mentoring

STEM-H SSS Tutoring and Mentoring services are reserved exclusively for STEM-H SSS participants! Want to get involved? Apply online!


Spring 2018 Peer Mentors

Peer Mentors work as academic coaches, resource specialists, motivators, and students who have experienced overcoming obstacles to succeed in academia.

STEM-H SSS participants are paired with a mentor by our Academic Program Coordinator.  Once you’ve been assigned a mentor, you can easily set an appointment with him or her by clicking on the “Book an appointment” link.


Name: Christian Barnes

Major: Nursing

From: Alamogordo, New Mexico

Hours: M: 11:00-4:00, T/W: 9:00-2:00, TH: 11:30-4:30

Book an appointment with Christian


Name: Daniela Rodriguez

Major:  Aerospace Engineering

From:  El Paso, Texas

Hours: M: 12:30-2:20 and 5:30-6:00, T/TH: 11:30-3:00, W: 12:30-3:20, F: 8:30-10:00 and 12:30-4:50

Book an appointment with Daniela



Name: Kiah Brown

Major:  Mechanical Engineering, minor in Mathematics

From:  Yuma, Arizona

Hours: M: 8:30-12:30, T/TH: 8:10-10:10 and 11:40-12:40, W: 8:20-1:20 and 2:25-3:25, F: 8:20-11:20 and 12:25-1:25

Book an appointment with Kiah


Name: Rebecca Melendez

Major: Biology

From: Alamogordo, New Mexico

Hours: M: 12:00-1:00 and 3:00-6:00, T: 2:15-6:30, W/F: 2:30-6:30, TH: 4:30-6:30

Book an appointment with Rebecca


img_1374Name: Regan Ramos

Major: Kinesiology

From: Silver City, New Mexico

Hours: M/W: 9:00- 11:30 and 12:30- 2:45, T/TH: 11:45- 2:45, F: 10:00- 11:30 and 12:30- 3:30

Book an appointment with Regan


Spring 2018 Peer Tutors

STEM-H SSS participants have access to number of highly trained Peer Tutors to help with study skills, homework assignments, preparing for exams, and planning for academic success.                           

While tutoring is available on a walk-in basis, we recommend making an appointment to ensure that your tutor is prepared and ready to assist you.  You’ll find a schedule of available tutors on our Tutoring Schedule page.  You can also easily set an appointment with a tutor by identifying which tutor can help with the coursework you need and then by clicking on the “Book an appointment” link.


Amanda Ellingson, Biochemistry

Tutors: Chemistry, Biology, Algebra, and Trigonometry

Hours: M/TH/F: 1:00-6:00, T: 8:00-10:00 and 12-3:00,

Book an appointment with Amanda



Valentin Munoz, Chemical Engineering

Tutors: Chemistry, Physics, Algebra, Calculus, Chemical Engineering

Hours: M/W: 8:00-11:00 and 1:30-3:30, TH: 8:00-11:00 and 4:00-6:00, F: 8:00-11:00

Book an appointment with Valentin



img_1406Manikanta Ponnam, Electrical Engineering

Tutors:  Algebra, Trigonometry, Calculus, Electrical Engineering

Hours: M/T/W/TH: 12:00-5:00

Book an appointment with Manikanta



Matthew Gonzales, Civil Engineering

Tutors:  Algebra, Calculus, Physics, Civil Engineering

Hours: M/W: 2:30-6:00, T: 10:30-2:00, TH: 10:30-6:00

Book an appointment with Matthew