Name: Stephanie Martinez
Hometown: Memphis, TN
Describe the university of Tennessee in one word: Diverse
What excites you the most about being a Peer Mentor? I am most excited about getting to meet new students and having an impact on their first year at the University of Tennessee!
Why do you think FYS 101 courses are important? FYS 101 is important because it is a way to help incoming students become acclimated to the university as well as learning about the different resources our campus has to offer.
What is your favorite activity to do in Knoxville? I love to go walk downtown with my friends.
What is your go-to snack food? Any kind of Flamin' Hot Chips
Give your best piece of advice for first-year students: Always have an open mind! It is so important to keep an open mind about classes, professors, literally everything because your experience may differ from someone else's! Enjoy college there is nothing else like it!