Matt Buchmann

Matt Buchman

Dietrich College, Class of 2021, Philosophy and Math

Hometown:
New York City, NY

Favorite class:
Chinese Philosophy

Favorite place to study on campus:
Tepper Quad

Favorite place to eat on campus:
The Exchange

Advice for visitors to Carnegie Mellon:
Sit in on a freshman lecture.

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Shefali Dahiya

Tepper School of Business, Class of 2022, Business Administration

Hometown:
Fanwood, NJ

Favorite class:
Fundamentals of Programming and CS

Favorite place to study on campus:
Tepper Quad

Favorite place to eat on campus:
Au Bon Pain

Advice for visitors to Carnegie Mellon:
Approach any student and ask them to tell you about what they're involved in! You'll be amazed about passionate each student is about a diverse range of activities and organizations!

Katherine Diaz

Katherine Diaz

Dietrich College, Class of 2020, Policy and Management

Hometown:
Arlington, VA

Favorite class:
Launch Presidency

Favorite place to study on campus:
Cohon University Center study rooms

Favorite place to eat on campus:
La Prima Espresso

Advice for visitors to Carnegie Mellon:
Visit as many parts of campus as you can! Every part of our campus has a unique personality and feel to it and will help you get to know every aspect of Carnegie Mellon.

Sean Gao

Sean Gao

Tepper School of Business, Class of 2021, Business Administration

Hometown:
Highland Park, NJ

Favorite class:
Operations Management

Favorite place to study on campus:
Tepper Quad

Favorite place to eat on campus:
The Exchange

Advice for visitors to Carnegie Mellon:
Make sure to visit the new Tepper Quad and really explore the campus and its surroundings!

Daniel Kim

Daniel Kim

Dietrich College, Class of 2021, Undecided

Hometown:
Montgomery, AL

Favorite class:
Decision Processes in American Political Institutions

Favorite place to study on campus:
My room

Favorite place to eat on campus:
The Exchange

Advice for visitors to Carnegie Mellon:
Spend some time in the Cohon University Center as it is the heart of the campus. If you're looking for good food, The Exchange in Posner Hall does not disappoint with their sandwiches. Also, definitely spend time exploring Gates-Hillman for a quiet/subtle yet gorgeous aesthetic.

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Grace Kim

Dietrich College, Class of 2022, Information Systems

Hometown:
Cupertino, CA

Favorite class:
Fundamentals of Programming and CS

Favorite place to study on campus:
The Cut when the weather's nice!

Favorite place to eat on campus:
Rooted

Advice for visitors to Carnegie Mellon:
Stroll around campus and take in your surroundings! Especially the people — each student is unique in their own way and they contribute so much to the school. Start a conversation and see what CMU students are involved in and passionate about!

Nick Luong

Nick Luong

Tepper School of Business, Class of 2021, Business Administration with a Finance Concentration

Hometown:
New York City, NY

Favorite class:
Interpretation and Argument

Favorite place to study on campus:
Hunt Library

Favorite place to eat on campus:
The Exchange

Advice for visitors to Carnegie Mellon:
Really try to get the chance to explore CMU and see what it offers. For me, I didn’t really know what to expect coming to CMU and now it’s a place that I can say is like my second home.

Isaac Mills

Isaac Mills

College of Engineering, Class of 2020, M.S. Chemical Engineering

Hometown:
Fairfax, VA

Favorite class:
Chemical Process System Design

Favorite place to study on campus:
Student Athlete Lounge

Favorite place to eat on campus:
Schatz Dining Room

Advice for visitors to Carnegie Mellon:
I would try to eat at some place on campus. It's a good way to get a feel for the eateries and also the campus atmosphere.

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Michael Powell

College of Fine Arts, Class of 2020, Architecture

Hometown:
Doylestown, PA

Favorite class:
Materials and Assembly

Favorite place to study on campus:
Zebra Cafe

Favorite place to eat on campus:
The Exchange

Advice for visitors to Carnegie Mellon:
Sit in the College of Fine Arts Great Hall and stare at the fresco on the ceiling for a bit.

Angela Wu

Angela Wu

Tepper School of Business, Class of 2022, Business Administration

Hometown:
Long Island, NY

Favorite class:
Fundamentals of Programming and Introduction to Mathematical Finance

Favorite place to study on campus:
In my residence hall or in Tepper Quad

Favorite place to eat on campus:
Tepper Quad, Schatz, Scott Hall

Advice for visitors to Carnegie Mellon:
Try to talk to students on campus. They're very passionate about their work and activities and it's the best way to learn about the university!

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Kate Zhao

Tepper School of Business, Class of 2022, Business Administration

Hometown:
Princeton, NJ

Favorite class:
Fundamentals of Programming

Favorite place to study on campus:
Gates Center for Computer Science 9th Floor

Favorite place to eat on campus:
Au Bon Pan

Advice for visitors to Carnegie Mellon:
Talk to as many people as you can!