SI Leaders

Meet Your Fall 2021 Team

CAPS is successful because our student staff is dedicated to supporting the UNM community.  Our SI Leaders do that by working with faculty to deliver weekly sessions dedicated to the material covered in class.


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Andrew Angel

"My name is Andrew Angel, and I’m a Biochemistry major. I have aspirations of attending UNM Medical School when I graduate, with an emphasis on Emergency Medicine. In my spare time I like to watch obscure movies and play Mario Kart with my friends."

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Brandon Lopez

"Hello, My name is Brandon Lopez and I am an Exercise Science Major. I have a passion for the health sciences and helping people. With my degree, I am planning on obtaining my Doctorate in Physical Therapy within a few years. As an SI leader, my goal is to help students learn the material not only to the level of understanding but to have them leaving the session enthusiastic about the subject!"

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Dipesh Basnet

"My name is Dipesh, and I am majoring in Biology and minoring in Chemistry. My career goal is to pursue a career in the medical field and become a health care worker to help and support people. I love to spend time with my family, play games and I enjoy exploring and admiring nature. I am excited and looking forward to working with you all and I hope to see you in my SI sessions!"

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Geneva Anderson

"Hello my name is Geneva Anderson and I am a Chemistry major with a Math minor. Some of my favorite things to do are painting, walking my dog, distracting myself with social media, eating, and adding to my collection of Furballs. I look forward to helping you understand the wonderful world of Chemistry!"

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Jaimasan Sutton

"Hello, my name is Jaimasan! I'm double majoring in Pure Mathematics and Philosophy. I enjoy dancing, singing, and making art. I also enjoy teaching people new things and helping them learn. I look forward to learning with you in my sessions!"

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Marina Alvarado

"Hi, everyone! My name is Marina, and I am majoring in Spanish and Chemistry with a minor in Health, Medicine, and Human Values. I hope to become a physician and serve the communities in New Mexico. In my free time, I love to watch movies, read, and spend time with friends and family. I am very excited to get to know you all! "

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Pratyush Yadav

"Hey Everyone! My name is Pratyush. I am majoring in Astrophysics and I plan to pursue Mathematics as my second major. Some of the things which I enjoy doing other than Math are playing/watching numerous sports (especially soccer and basketball), cycling and stargazing. I'm excited to work with you and look forward to seeing you in my sessions."

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Sahil Patel

"Hi everyone! My name is Sahil Patel. I am a Pre-Med student. I am majoring in Biochemistry and minoring in Health, Medicine, and Human Values. I am in the BA/MD program for the future doctors and hope to serve in New Mexico after becoming a doctor. I like to do physical activities in my free time, like working out or playing any outdoor sports. I am looking forward to working with you and seeing you in my sessions!"

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Shreyanshu Bhatt

"My name is Shreyanshu and I am pursuing a dual degree in Chemical Engineering and Economics with a minor in Chemistry. I want to become an engineer and help the underserved communities in my country, Nepal. In my free time I play soccer and I travel a lot as well. I hope to see you in my sessions and I look forward to helping."