Visit us for drop-in peer advising M-F 1:30p-4:30p in 251 Chrysler

Email us at coehonors@umich.edu

Call us at 734.763.0505

Student Staff

Honors Peer Advisors

Ava Haase

Ava Haase

Honors Peer Advisor

Office Hours: Tu 1pm-5pm; F 4pm-5pm

Hometown: Saline, MI

Major: Chemical Engineering

Minor: Environmental Engineering

Honors Focus Area: Public Service

Student Activities/Organizations: Honors Student Advisory Board; Society of Women Engineers; Engineering Student Government

Favorite place or activity in Ann Arbor: Trying new restaurants in Ann Arbor!

Advice for new students: Don’t be afraid to try anything that interests you. Michigan is full of opportunities if you are looking for them!

Favorite Quote: “I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” – Maya Angelou

Lizzie Hoyt

Lizzie Hoyt

Honors Peer Advisor

Office Hours: M 2pm-5pm; F 1pm-3pm

Hometown: Glen Rock, NJ

Major: Chemical Engineering

Minor: International Minor for Engineers; program in Sustainable Engineering

Honors Focus Area: Global Business and Operations

Student Activities/Organizations: EGL Honor Society; Tau Beta Pi Engineering Honor Society; BLUElab Sa’ Nima’ Collaborative; Ski and Snowboard Club; Food Industry Student Association; Alpha Gamma Delta Sorority

Favorite place or activity in Ann Arbor: Sitting outside at coffee shops around town when the weather is nice

Advice for new students: You may think you know what you want to study or what student orgs you want to join, but there are possibilities at UM that you never even knew existed — Reach out of your comfort zone!

Favorite Quote: “My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style.”  – Maya Angelou 

Boomer Perry

Boomer Perry

Honors Peer Advisor

Office Hours: W 1pm-5pm; F 3pm-4pm

Hometown: Michigan Center, MI

Major: Aerospace Engineering

Minor: Computer Science

Honors Focus Area: Still working on it!

Student Activities/Organizations: Special Olympics College at U of M; Michigan Aviators

Favorite place or activity in Ann Arbor: The Ben & Jerry’s on State Street

Advice for new students: Be willing to meet new people – your best friend could be sitting right next to you!

Favorite Quote: “His whose life has a why can bear almost any how” – Friedrich Nietzche

Oliver Zay

Oliver Zay

Honors Peer Advisor

Office Hours: M 1pm-2pm; Th 1:30pm-5pm

Hometown: Grand Ledge, MI

Major: Computer Science

Minor: Statistics and Music

Student Activities/Organizations: Michigan Marching Band; Tau Beta Sigma Music Sorority

Favorite place or activity in Ann Arbor: Floor 4a of Harlan Hatcher Graduate Library

Advice for new students: Eat at Markley. Even if you don’t live there. It’s the best dining hall on campus and it deserves more recognition.

Favorite quote: “We must cultivate our garden” – Voltaire

Honors & Engagement GSIs/IA

Jack Cummings

Jack Cummings

Topics in Leadership (TiL) Grader

Hometown: Jenkintown, PA

Major: Industrial & Operations Engineering BSE and MSE

Minor: Computer Science + International Minor for Engineers

Honors Focus Area: Global Business and Operations

Student Activities/Organizations: Engineering Global Leadership Honors Society, Theta Tau Engineering Fraternity

Favorite place or activity in Ann Arbor: Roos Roast on Liberty St! Definitely make sure to check out all the coffee places in Ann Arbor before graduating!

Advice for new students: Go to general meetings for any organizations that you have interest in – parts of your Michigan community can come from anywhere!

Favorite Quote: “Those that don’t jump will never fly” – Leena Ahmad Almashat

Celia Osman

Celia Osman

ENGR 110 GSI

Hometown: Denver, CO

Major: Industrial & Operations Engineering BSE and MSE

Minor: International Minor for Engineers

Honors Focus Area: Global Business and Operations

Student Activities/Organizations: EGL Honors Program, Phi Sigma Rho Engineering Sorority, Elementary Engineering Partnerships

Favorite place or activity in Ann Arbor: Basement of Blau is a great study spot, there is so much natural light and it’s rarely busy 🙂

Advice for new students: Don’t hesitate to put your physical and mental wellbeing first – no grade matters more than you staying healthy and happy!

Favorite Quote: “I don’t heven have a ‘pla.'” – Phoebe Buffay, Friends

Jack Riley

Jack Riley

Honors Seminar GSI

Hometown: Glenview, IL

Major: Civil Engineering BSE and MSE

Minor: International Minor for Engineers

Honors Focus Area: Global Business and Operations

Student Activities/Organizations: Men’s Glee Club, The Friars, EGL, Chi Epsilon

Favorite place or activity in Ann Arbor: Hammocking in the Arb

Advice for new students: Ask tons of questions! It’s okay to now know all the answers, and nobody is going to judge you for trying to learn!

Favorite Quote: “Every time someone steps up and says who they are, the world becomes a better, more interesting place.”

Elizabeth Rubenson

Elizabeth Rubenson

Honors Seminar GSI

Hometown: Livonia, MI

Major: Biomedical Engineering BSE and MSE

Minor: International Minor for Engineers

Honors Focus Area: Global Business and Operations

Student Activities/Organizations: Cru Campus Ministry, EGL

Favorite place or activity in Ann Arbor: The Common Cup on Washtenaw!

Advice for new students: Don’t be scared to reach out for help if you need to, and have fun when you can!

Favorite Quote: “There are things far, far better things ahead than any we leave behind.” – C.S. Lewis

Stacie Edington

(734) 763-0505

251 Chrysler

Honors Location:
251 Chrysler Center
2121 Bonisteel Blvd.
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2092

Hours:
Monday – Friday
8:30 AM – 12:00 PM EST
1:00 PM – 5:00 PM EST

Walk-In Peer Advising Hours:
Monday – Friday
1:30 PM – 4:30 PM EST
(September – April)

Contact Us:
Email: coehonors@umich.edu
Phone: (734) 763-0505