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PEAK: Peers Engaging & Achieving Knowledge

Peers Engaging and Achieving Knowledge (PEAK) connects first and second year undecided students with upper-class BGSU students who serve as peer advisors.  PEAK advisors can provide their perspective on balancing curricular and co-curricular activities, classes they have completed, their declared major, and academic as well as campus resources.

PEAK advisors will also hold Sophomore Success workshops for students during Spring 2015.    
If you have questions, feel free to email PEAK advisors at peak@bgsu.edu.

Spring 2015, Pre-Major students can meet with a PEAK advisor during walk-in hours in 101 University Hall.

Mondays: 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Tuesdays: 9:20 - 11:20 a.m.

Wednesdays: 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Thursdays: 9:00 - 11:00 am

Fridays: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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Rosanna Baskin

Position: PEAK Advisor

Rosanna is a senior from Cleveland, OH studying Marketing. She is involved in Greek life and the Greek Honors society, Order of Omega. Her favorite memory from BGSU is being an Orientation Leader during Summer 2014! She loved hanging out with Freddie & Frieda Falcon and meeting all of the incoming students.

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Amber Bowman

Position: PEAK Advisor

Amber Bowman is a senior majoring in Athletic Training. She isfrom Ewing, New Jersey, which is about a nine hour drive from BGSU. After graduating from BGSU she plans on going to graduate school for Physical Therapy. Some organizations she is involved in at BGSU are the Athletic Training Student Organization (ATSO) and Alpha Lambda Delta (Honor Society). In her spare time she enjoys going to the Rec and doing community service with organizations such as Exceptional Intellectual Ladies (EIL) and Community Interaction; Live Aware (CILA). One of her favorite things about BGSU is our amazing school spirit and the BGSU library, so many floors and so much space to get work done, all you have to do is walk in and find a spot to call your own. She is excited to be a PEAK Peer Advisor because she wants to help all the incoming freshman transition into their first year at BGSU as she was helped and share all the wisdom and tips she has on how to become a successful falcon. 

 

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Lisa Hamberg

Position: PEAK Advisor

Lisa is a sophomore majoring in Inclusive Early Childhood Education.  She is from Coldwater, Ohio where she graduated with a class of only one hundred students.  Coming to BG has been different, but wonderful! She loves working with children and serves as the Vice President for the Early Childhood Organization on campus.  She enjoys sewing and baseball – especially the Cincinnati Reds!  She is happy to be a PEAK Peer Advisor because she likes being a person students can feel comfortable asking questions of.  She remembers what it was like to be a first year student, and how confusing it can be at times.  She wants to be a resource to help ease that transition!

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Porsche Ray

Position: PEAK Advisor

Porsche is a senior majoring in Environmental Policy. She believes college is a great environment that helps students discover their true potential. Porsche is very involved on campus.  In addition to being a PEAK Peer advisor she is an active member in environmental organizations and works as a Student Leadership Assistant in the Center for Leadership. These positions taught her how to effectively communicate with peers and staff and become a more inclusive leader.  During her senior year she hopes to help students discover their leadership potential and leave BGSU knowing she made a difference.

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Danielle Watson

Position: PEAK Advisor

Danielle is a senior majoring in Psychology and minoring in Art History.  She is from Titusville, Pennsylvania, so Ohio is slowly becoming familiar territory for her.  Danielle is also in the honors program and involved in many organizations on campus.  She is a tutor at the Learning Commons, has been involved with the BG News as a copy editor, and encourages all students to take a look at the resources available around campus and feel free to ask questions! As a PEAK Peer Advisor, she is excited to help students find an interest in academics, help them get in touch with organizations and campus events, and aid in enhancing their BG spirit!