Name: Lauren Bigelow
Hometown: Weston, CT
Describe the university of Tennessee in one word: Home!!!
What excites you the most about being a Peer Mentor? Connecting with other students and aiding in their transition into college!
Why do you think FYS 101 courses are important? They’re an easy way to learn more about our school and what’s available to us. They also are a relaxing, safe, and judgement-free place to digress and form relationships with your peers and professor.
What is your favorite activity to do in Knoxville? Tailgate on game days
What is your go-to snack food? Ice cream or fruit
Give your best piece of advice for first-year students: Don’t hesitate to reach out to campus resources and take advantage of them