Meet the Guides

MEET THE GUIDES

Meet The Guides

Anthony Camargo
Anthony Camargo

Class Year at Harvard: 2019
Concentration (Major): Evolutionary Biology
Hometown: Covina, CA
Harvard Extracurriculars: Varsity Football
Favorite Place at Harvard: Dunster courtyard
Favorite Part of Being a Tour Guide: meeting people from around the country and world. Sharing laughs, memories and stories throughout Harvard Yard always make my day.


Christopher Chen
Christopher Chen

Class Year at Harvard: 2021
Concentration (Major): Neurobiology
Hometown: Sammamish, WA
Harvard Extracurriculars: Harvard University Band, Club tennis/archery, Harvard Veritutor, Experimentors, Late-Night CVS Runs
Favorite Place at Harvard: CVS
Favorite Part of Being a Tour Guide: Meeting people from all over the world + most tours start near CVS which is very convenient


Boris Davidov
Boris Davidov

Class Year at Harvard: 2019
Concentration (Major): Social Studies
Hometown: New York City
Harvard Extracurriculars: Army ROTC, Harvard International Review, Hyperion Shakespearer Company
Favorite Place at Harvard: “That little grey shack over there”
Favorite Part of Being a Tour Guide: Introducing my Russian name, saying that I speak Russian, then assuring the guests that I will not be “Russian-g” them through the tour!


Meagan Dembicky
Meagan Dembicky

Graduate School at Harvard: School of Education
Concentration (Major): Language and Literacy, Reading Specialist
Hometown: New York City
Harvard Extracurriculars: Army ROTC, Harvard International Review, Hyperion Shakespearer Company
Favorite Place at Harvard: “That little grey shack over there”
Favorite Part of Being a Tour Guide: Introducing my Russian name, saying that I speak Russian, then assuring the guests that I will not be “Russian-g” them through the tour!


Sophie DiCara
Sophie DiCara

Class Year at Harvard: 2020
Concentration (Major): History
Hometown: Boston, MA
Harvard Extracurriculars: Womens Club Soccer, Case Team Leader at Harvard Undergraduate Consulting on Business and the Environment, on the Harvard Student Agencies Finance Board.
Favorite Place at Harvard: Charles River when the sun is setting
Favorite Part of Being a Tour Guide: Getting to chat with and get to know people I wouldn’t otherwise meet; sharing with people my passion for Boston and Boston sports teams.


Aidan Fitzsimons
Aidan Fitzsimons

Class Year at Harvard: 2020
Concentration (Major): Social Studies
Hometown: Swansea, MA
Harvard Extracurriculars: A lot of writing around campus
Favorite Place at Harvard: Either Memorial Hall or the shore of the river!
Favorite Part of Being a Tour Guide: I adore being a tour guide because I love getting to talk to all sorts of new people and show them the super interesting history of my favorite place in the world!


Emma Hansen
Emma Hansen

Class Year at Harvard: 2021
Concentration (Major): Neurobiology
Hometown: Poway, CA
Harvard Extracurriculars: Harvard University Band, Harvard Wind Ensemble, HealthPALs, Harvard Undergraduate Beekeepers
Favorite Place at Harvard: The Office of Fine Arts
Favorite Part of Being a Tour Guide: Making people laugh and cringe at the same time with my amazing puns


Julie Harrison
Julie Harrison

Class Year at Harvard: 2020
Concentration (Major): Biomedical Engineering
Hometown: Huntington Beach, CA
Harvard Extracurriculars: Varsity Water Polo, Foundation for International Medical Relief of Children, Project Sunshine, Kappa Alpha Theta Sorority
Favorite Place at Harvard: The Beren Rooftop Common Room in Winthrop House
Favorite Part of Being a Tour Guide: Getting to spend time outdoors walking around campus and chatting with new people from all around the world!


Alissa Hiener
Alissa Hiener

Class Year at Harvard: 2020
Concentration (Major): Psychology and Government
Hometown: San Diego, CA
Harvard Extracurriculars: Varsity softball team
Favorite Place at Harvard: JP Licks
Favorite Part of Being a Tour Guide: I love being able to connect with people on my tours, whether it be through a common experience, having been to the same place, similar heritage, etc!


Kristen Hong
Kristen Hong

Class Year at Harvard: 2019
Concentration (Major): Social Anthropology with a secondary Economics
Hometown: Orinda, CA
Harvard Extracurriculars: Varsity Water Polo, Kappa Kappa Gamma, Crimson newspaper staff member
Favorite Place at Harvard: Down by the river houses next to the Charles River
Favorite Part of Being a Tour Guide: Being able to share my personal experiences from Harvard while enriching tourists with the rich history that Harvard has to offer.


Kelsey Hoskin
Kelsey Hoskin

Class Year at Harvard: 2021
Concentration (Major): Human Developmental and Regenerative Biology & Astrophysics
Hometown: Lilburn, Georgia
Harvard Extracurriculars: Club Volleyball
Favorite Place at Harvard: Brattle Street Flowers
Favorite Part of Being a Tour Guide: Seeing where everyone is coming from! (since of course the Hahvahd tour attracts people from all over the world)


Max Magnum
Max Magnum

Class Year at Harvard: 2020
Concentration (Major): Economics
Hometown: Austin, TX
Harvard Extracurriculars: Football
Favorite Place at Harvard: El Jefe’s
Favorite Part of Being a Tour Guide: I enjoy being a tour guide because I get to share my favorite parts about my school as well as meet new people every day.


Alexis Mealey
Alexis Mealey

Class Year at Harvard: 2021
Concentration (Major): Joint Concentration in Philosophy and Government
Hometown: Cleveland, OH
Harvard Extracurriculars: Harvard College Open Campus Initiative, Harvard Model United Nations, Network of Enlightened Women, Harvard Republican Club, and the Harvard College Centrist Society
Favorite Place at Harvard: The Weld Solarium
Favorite Part of Being a Tour Guide: I love meeting people from across the country and around the world! I love sharing my Harvard experiences with them, especially young people who are considering Harvard, because I was first introduced to the university on a Hahvahd tour!


Hillary Mclauchlin
Hillary Mclauchlin

Class Year at Harvard: 2020
Concentration (Major): Social Studies & East Asian Studies
Hometown: Tampa, FL
Harvard Extracurriculars: The Crimson, Harvard College China Forum, Peer Advising Fellow, Harvard Chinatown ESL
Favorite Place at Harvard: The Quad–I’m all about Quad house pride!
Favorite Part of Being a Tour Guide: I really enjoy meeting people from all over the world and sharing with them the many reasons why I LOVE Harvard!


Sufia Mehmood
Sufia Mehmood

Class Year at Harvard: 2018
Concentration (Major): Chemistry with a secondary in History of Science
Hometown: California
Harvard Extracurriculars: FGSU (First Generation Student Union) KDSAP (Kidney Disease Screening and Awareness Program), SADC (South Asian Dance Company), and the pre-med society. I work as a manager at Lamont Cafe, tutor students as an HSA and BSC Tutor, and love giving tours of Harvard’s campus.
Favorite Place at Harvard: The Charles River because I feel so at peace when staring out at the water.
Favorite Part of Being a Tour Guide: All of the new people we get to meet from all over the place. 🙂


Matthew Miller
Matthew Miller

Class Year at Harvard: 2021
Concentration (Major): Undeclared
Hometown: Deerfield, Il
Harvard Extracurriculars: Model United Nations, Harvard Political Union, Economics Association, Intramural sports
Favorite Place at Harvard: The Old Yard
Favorite Part of Being a Tour Guide: Showing people from around the world the amazing place that is Harvard.


Robert Miranda
Robert Miranda

Class Year at Harvard: 2020
Concentration (Major): Government
Hometown: Monterey Park, CA
Harvard Extracurriculars: The Harvard Crimson Editorial Board, Harvard College Stories for Orphans, Mission Hill Afterschool, Small Claims Advisory Service
Favorite Place at Harvard: Andover Hall Courtyard (in HDS)
Favorite Part of Being a Tour Guide: Meeting the incredibly diverse and interesting people on our tours that come to visit Harvard throughout the year.


Aaryan Morrison
Aaryan Morrison

Class Year at Harvard: 2022
Concentration (Major): Social Studies or History and Literature
Hometown: Kokomo, IN
Harvard Extracurriculars: Harvard Radcliffe Modern Dance Company, Mentor with Strong Women Strong Girls, Harvard Model United Nations & Harvard National Model United Nations
Favorite Part of Being a Tour Guide: I love being able to take ownership of Harvard as my home; sharing the history and culture, along with my personal experiences, in front of a group of visitors grounds me and reminds me to never take this incredibly reality for granted.


Annabel O'Hagan
Annabel O'Hagan

Class Year at Harvard: 2021
Concentration (Major): Psychology
Hometown: Richmond, VA
Harvard Extracurriculars: Actor and Producer with the Harvard Radcliffe Dramatic Club, Publicity Coordinator for the Harvard College Musical Theatre Association, Varsity Lightweight Rowing Team, Writer for Harvard College Children’s Stories
Favorite Place at Harvard: The European Studies building is absolutely breathtaking! It’s a hidden gem, and not many people think to go inside. Sometimes they hold beautiful organ concerts inside!
Favorite Part of Being a Tour Guide: Meeting new people and getting to wear a cool hat.


Von Pitts
Von Pitts

Class Year at Harvard: 2019
Concentration (Major): Joint concentration in Theater, Dance, and Media & History and Literature
Hometown: Cincinnati, Oh
Harvard Extracurriculars: I mostly participate in theater and film outside of class
Favorite Place at Harvard: The Carpenter Center, the home of the Harvard Film Archive. They play movies made by well-known directors on the weekends and sometimes I go to watch them, because they’re free for Harvard students.
Favorite Part of Being a Tour Guide: Being able to interact with so many different people on a day to day basis.


Hannah Printz
Hannah Printz

Class Year at Harvard: 2021
Concentration (Major): Economics
Hometown: Boca Raton, FL
Harvard Extracurriculars: Harvard-Radcliffe Dramatic Club, Collegium Musicum, Harvard IOP
Favorite Place at Harvard: My room
Favorite Part of Being a Tour Guide: I love being able to meet people from all around the world!


Elizabeth Quinonez
Elizabeth Quinonez

Class Year at Harvard: 2020
Concentration (Major): Psychology
Hometown: Brookline, MA
Harvard Extracurriculars: Alpha and Omega Club, Harvard College Stories for Orphans, Fuerza Latina
Favorite Place at Harvard: Mather House Library
Favorite Part of Being a Tour Guide: The PUNS!


Mike Shirek
Mike Shirek

Class Year at Harvard: 2020
Concentration (Major): Psychology (secondary/minor in Swedish language and literature)
Hometown: Hettinger, ND
Harvard Extracurriculars: Harvard Radcliffe Drama Club, Harvard College Musical Theater, Harvard Radcliffe Gilbert and Sullivan Players
Favorite Place at Harvard: The Barker Center! It’s super cozy and holds my favorite Swedish classes and my favorite cafe.
Favorite Part of Being a Tour Guide: I love meeting people who are genuinely excited to be on campus. The excited looks people get as we enter Harvard Yard never gets old!


Zaria Smalls
Zaria Smalls

Class Year at Harvard: 2019
Concentration (Major): Electrical Engineering (for now)
Hometown: New York City
Harvard Extracurriculars: Expressions Dance Company, Passus Step Team, First- Year Urban Program Leader, Smart Women Securities, Eleganza Model and Dancer
Favorite Place at Harvard: A tie between the business school library, the yard at Dunster House and Weeks Bridge.
Favorite Part of Being a Tour Guide: Getting to welcome visitors to Harvard, a place that I truly think of as home. Tour guiding gives me a daily reminder of how amazing Harvard is.


Liz Terry-Kantor
Liz Terry-Kantor

Class Year at Harvard: 2018
Concentration (Major): Molecular and Cellular Biology
Hometown: West Nyack, NY
Harvard Extracurriculars: composer/orchestrator/music director with the Harvard-Radcliffe Dramatic Club, dancer/choreographer with the Harvard-Radcliffe Modern Dance Company, Music Director of CityStep, Co-President of the Harvard College Medical Humanities Forum, research
Favorite Place at Harvard: The lobby of the Fogg Art Museum
Favorite Part of Being a Tour Guide: Using my theatricality to entertain people in a different and engaging way


Samantha Tham
Samantha Tham

Class Year at Harvard: 2020
Concentration (Major): Human Developmental and Regenerative Biology
Hometown: Brooklyn, NY
Harvard Extracurriculars: Chinese Students Association, Mission Hill After School, Harvard-Radcliffe Dramatic Club, Organization of Asian American Sisters in Service
Favorite Place at Harvard: Barker Center Cafe
Favorite Part of Being a Tour Guide: Being able to introduce a new side of Harvard to people from all around the world who are interested in Harvard! Also, interacting with the visitors is always a highlight of my tours!


Carla Troconis
Carla Troconis

Class Year at Harvard: 2019
Concentration (Major): Government with a French Citation
Hometown: Chapel Hill
Harvard Extracurriculars: Harvard Radcliffe Dramatic Club (currently Treasurer and I act, direct, and do design work), write for the Harvard Political Review
Favorite Place at Harvard: Harvard Art Museums
Favorite Part of Being a Tour Guide: Getting to share the quirks and my joy of Harvard with others 🙂


Andie Turner
Andie Turner

Class Year at Harvard: 2020
Concentration (Major): Undeclared
Hometown: Colorado Springs, CO
Harvard Extracurriculars: Institute of Politics Education Policy Program, The Crimson, Harvard College Democrats, Undergraduate Council
Favorite Place at Harvard: Annenberg of course! (freshman dining hall)
Favorite Part of Being a Tour Guide: Getting to break Harvard stereotypes and seeing the excitement on people’s faces as they tour campus!


Jen Walker
Jen Walker

Class Year at Harvard: 2018
Concentration (Major): Economics
Hometown: Gaithersburg, MD
Harvard Extracurriculars: Club Lacrosse Team Co-Captain, Women in Business, Economics Question Center Tutor
Favorite Place at Harvard: Kirkland Courtyard
Favorite Part of Being a Tour Guide: It reminds me of what a special place Harvard is and how lucky I am to go to school here!


Milan Williams
Milan Williams

Class Year at Harvard: 2021
Concentration (Major): Computer Science & Physics
Hometown: San Jose, CA
Harvard Extracurriculars: Harvard Radcliffe Dramatic Club, Women in Computer Science Advocacy Council
Favorite Place at Harvard: Lamont Café
Favorite Part of Being a Tour Guide: Meeting people from around the world!


Wendy Yu
Wendy Yu

Class Year at Harvard: 2021
Concentration (Major): Pre=Architecture with a CS Secondary
Hometown: New Rochelle, NY
Harvard Extracurriculars: Chinese Students Association, Harvard Chinatown Citizenship, Women in Business, Organization of Asian American Sisters in Service
Favorite Place at Harvard: The Eliot Woodshop (yep, our upperclassmen houses have woodshops!)
Favorite Part of Being a Tour Guide: Meeting people from quite literally all over – each tour is its own microcosm of the world at large


Yuki Zbytovsky
Yuki Zbytovsky

Class Year at Harvard: 2020
Concentration (Major): Environmental Science and Public Policy
Hometown: Kohala, HI
Harvard Extracurriculars: Resource Efficiency Program, Harvard College Hawaii Club, Harvard Running Club
Favorite Place at Harvard: John W. Weeks Bridge during sunset (but not in the middle of winter)
Favorite Part of Being a Tour Guide: Breaking the “Typical Harvard Student” stereotype and welcoming people to my home