Find Your Path To STEM Success

Are you taking a mathematics or science course? STEM tutoring is available to you! Tutors are trained and have the expertise to guide your long-term success. The tutors have content expertise, but can also help you solve problems and find resources for all areas of STEM.

We will provide continuous academic support during remote learning. Our tutors will begin the semester tutoring via a virtual space. When students return to campus, some of our tutoring sessions may switch to an in-person format. Please check the schedule and click the link next to the available tutor's name.

Schedule:

Monday
4:30 - 6:30 pm: Jacob Kapinos: Enter Session

Tuesday
12:00 - 1:00 pm: Tomoaki Mitsuhashi: Enter Session
3:45 - 6:15 pm: Jenn Christensen: Enter Session
5:00 - 7:00 pm: Jacob Kapinos: Enter Session

Wednesday
3:00 - 5:00 pm: Tyler LaFleur: Enter Session
4:45 - 6:45 pm: Holden Nelson: Enter Session

Thursday
12:00 - 1:00 pm: Tomoaki Mitsuhashi: Enter Session

Friday
1:30 - 3:30 pm: Tyler LaFleur: Enter Session
 

Our Tutors Can Help Develop Your Study Skills in STEM Courses

Jenn Christensen

Hi! My name is Jenn Christensen. I have a bachelor’s in neuroscience, master’s in biology, and am working toward a PhD in neuroscience of behavior. I am a non-traditional student and understand many of the challenges that students can face when trying to balance school and life. I believe that with the proper tools and solid support, students can grow and succeed. I am eager to offer help and stand as a resource. Whether you are struggling with major concepts or simply have a small question, feel free to stop by to talk. Looking forward to meeting new faces!"

Jacob Kapinos

Hi, my name is Jacob Kapinos, and I am from Chicopee, Massachusetts. I am currently a Junior here at Westfield State University, and I am a math major with the hopes of teaching math one day. I absolutely love mathematics, so if you have any questions regarding anything involving mathematics, whether it be in your science or math classes, just stop by my open tutoring hours, and I would love to help! Can't wait to see you in the classroom!

Tyler LaFleur

Hi, My name is Tyler LaFleur. I am currently a senior here at Westfield State University, pursuing a degree in computer science. I have a passion for programming and math. Specifically I find myself really enjoying the process of breaking down a problem into smaller components to understand the problem as a whole. Lucky for me, both programming and math involves a lot of doing just that. If you have any questions involving your computer science or math courses, I would be more than happy to have you stop by my open tutoring sessions so we can approach the problem together.

Tomoaki Mitsuhashi

Hello, I am Tomoaki Mitsuhashi (Tomo), majoring in Computer Science at Westfield State University. I started studying programming during my freshman year. Outside of school, I work on personal coding projects for various development fields, such as web, mobile app, data science, etc. I am currently focusing/studying on mobile development especially for iOS. I love talking about recent technology news, personal projects, coding problem, and assignments for CS classes. If you need assistance in your Computer Science courses or want are interested in similar topics as me, please feel free to stop by one of my sessions.

Holden Nelson

Hi! My name’s Holden Nelson and I’m from Dalton, MA. I’m a chemistry and mathematics double major in my second year here at Westfield. Previously, I’ve been a TA for a high school general chemistry class and I look forward to being able to continue to help others see the beauty of chemistry. If you need help understanding the concepts, the calculations are pulling you down, or anything else, just stop by and we’ll work our way through it.

Edwin Torres-Batista

Hello! My name is Edwin Torres-Batista. I am from the island of Ponce, Puerto Rico. I am a driven, motivated and passionate senior with a concentration in mathematics, here at the Westfield State University with the hope of becoming a math professor. Impacting lives of individuals through mathematics is something I love doing and will continue to as long as I can! So stop by during my tutoring hours and let me help you if you have any questions or concerns. I know math can be stressful but it doesn’t need to be so please come by. Hope to see you soon!

Marty Tyler

Hi, my name is Marty Tyler. I am employed here at Westfield State University in the Information Technology Services Department. I have 30+ years of computer system administration experience. Strong unix scripting skills, overall programming design as well as mathematics. If you have any questions regarding computer and information science, please stop by my open tutoring hours.