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Rainey Dinsmore



Name: Rainey Dinsmore

Major: Psychology

Minor: Sociology

Hometown: Greeneville, TN

Describe the university of Tennessee in one word: Orange

What excites you the most about being a Peer Mentor? I can't wait to connect with In-Coming students. Finding someone that can help you through this transition is super helpful.

Why do you think FYS 101 courses are important? To thrive on campus, I think you need to make it your home. Nothing helps make it feel like home like having people you can turn to and depend on. FYS helps students get that.

What is your favorite activity to do in Knoxville? Just driving around and seeing how much bigger Knoxville is than my old home is something I enjoy doing.

What is your go-to snack food? Popcorn

Give your best piece of advice for first-year students: Find your interest! Find a club to join, it'll make being on campus so much more enjoyable.