Tour Guides

  • Mariela Alvarez ’16

    Major: Sociology
    Hobbies: Latino Student Union
    Favorite Pitzer class: Sociology of Education
    Fun Fact: I was born in Guadalajara, Jalisco!


  • Ben Cowan ’18 (Social Media Intern)

    Major: Neuroscience
    Hobbies: A Cleaner Tomorrow, Ultimate frisbee, Studio 47, Photography club, Pitzer Outdoor Adventures
    Favorite Pitzer class: Intro to Linguistics
    Fun Fact: I grew up on an island in the Pacific Northwest.

  • Feby Boediarto ’17

    Major: Environmental Analysis
    Hobbies: A Cleaner Tomorrow, Sustainable Links
    Favorite Pitzer class: Environmental Documentaries
    Fun Fact: My favorite place is the desert!


  • Livvy Feeney ’18

    Major: Sociology
    Hobbies: Pitzer Outdoor Adventures, Feminist Coalition, Fast Forward dance show, Camp AP
    Favorite Pitzer class: African Dance
    Fun Fact: I could probably live off of peanut butter.


  • Alyssa Glass-Keyes ’16

    Major: Critical Theory and Social Justice
    Hobbies: The Grove House
    Favorite Pitzer class: Queer Feminist Theory
    Fun Fact: I love the California coast!

  • Kat Harhai ’18

    Major: Undecided
    Hobbies: A Cleaner Tomorrow, Green Initiative Fund, New Student Mentor/OA Leader
    Favorite Pitzer class: Environmental Science, Policy, and Politics
    Fun Fact: I play the ukulele.

  • Shelby Hyman ’16

    Major: Sociology
    Hobbies: Grove House Committee, SAC, Kohoutek Committee, Pitzer Outdoor Adventures, Kostume Klub
    Favorite Pitzer class: Pitzer in Ontario / Hip Hop & Incarceration
    Fun Fact: I have worked at the Grove House every year and lived at the Grove House last year!


  • Jada Jones ’17

    Major: Economics
    Hobbies: PASA
    Favorite Pitzer class: Linguistic Anthropology
    Fun Fact: Once I auditioned for a game show and made it to the final round.

  • Jennifer Kaku ’18

    Major: Sociocultural Anthropology
    Hobbies: Asian Pacific American Coalition, Center for Asian Pacific American Students
    Favorite Pitzer class: Fieldworks
    Fun Fact: I lived in Tokyo, Japan for two years.

  • John Kalapos ’17

    Major: Political Studies & Environmental Analysis
    Hobbies: The Grove House, Pitzer Outdoor Adventures, Student Senate
    Favorite Pitzer class: Agriculture and Political Rebellion
    Fun Fact: I make a delicious peach crumble.


  • Alexander Landau ’18

    Major: Environmental Analysis & Media Studies
    Hobbies: Pomona-Pitzer Swim & Dive, Inner Tube Water Polo, A Cleaner Tomorrow, Eco Center
    Favorite Pitzer class: Intro to Environmental Analysis / View of the World
    Fun Fact: I am half British.


  • AJ Leon ’18

    Major: Environment & Sustainability, Economics
    Hobbies: Claremont Climate Justice, Economics tutor, Spanish conversation group leader
    Favorite Pitzer class: Intro to Environmental Analysis
    Fun Fact: I was born in Colombia and moved to the US at the age of six.


  • Gabriel Madrid ’17

    Major: Sociology
    Hobbies: Judicial Council, Prison Education Project volunteer, Pitzer Legal Society vice president
    Favorite Pitzer class: Juvenile Delinquency
    Fun Fact: I am a motivational speaker for youth at risk.

  • Sam Malech ’18

    Major: Mathematical Economics
    Hobbies: Pomona-Pitzer Men’s Tennis team
    Favorite Pitzer class: Mathematics for 3-D Printing
    Fun Fact: I speak German and I have played Bridge for five years.


  • Ritika Rao ’17

    Major: International Relations
    Hobbies: Student Senate, The Student Life writer, The Peel writer, Claremont Journal of Law and Public Policy writer
    Favorite Pitzer class: History of the World Since 1492
    Fun Fact: Reddit is my life, I love reading fictional autobiographies, horror is my favorite genre on any platform, and I love debating social and political issues.

  • Alex Ruiz ’17

    Major: Biology & Economics
    Hobbies: Volleyball
    Favorite Pitzer class: Intro to Sociology
    Fun Fact: I am a first generation student.

  • Jessa Stein ’17

    Major: Sociology & Feminist Public Health
    Hobbies: Student Senate, dance, volunteering
    Favorite Pitzer class: Secularism and Skepticism
    Fun Fact: This past summer I studied abroad in Costa Rica and traveled to India!


  • Casey Venturelli ’16

    Major: Interdisciplinary Movement Studies and Holistic Healing
    Hobbies: Grove House kitchen, Grove House committee, Pitzer Outdoor Adventures, dance
    Favorite Pitzer class: Pitzer in Ontario
    Fun Fact: I am proficient at milking goats.

  • Tiana Wu ’16

    Major: Biology
    Hobbies: Ultimate frisbee, Asian Pacific American Coalition, Student Senate
    Favorite Pitzer class: Mathematics for 3-D Printing / Introduction to GIS
    Fun Fact: I am not allergic to anything and not a very picky eater which makes me easy to feed and satisfy!