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.

Lavonca Davis

Lavonca Davis

College of Engineering, Class of 2020, Chemical Engineering

Hometown:
Pickerington, OH

Favorite class:
Lab 1: Intro to Chemical Analysis

Favorite place to study on campus:
The Center for Student Diversity and Inclusion

Favorite place to eat on campus:
Rothberg's 

Advice for visitors to Carnegie Mellon:
Take note of how unique every building is, how different every menu is, and how diverse all the people are... This is why I love CMU!

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.

Daniel Kim

Daniel Kim

Dietrich College, Class of 2021, Undecided

Hometown:
Montgomery, Alabama

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 the Gates-Hillman complex for a quiet/subtle yet gorgeously aesthetic environment.

Elaine Kim

Elaine Kim

Tepper School of Business, Class of 2019, Business Administration

Hometown:
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

Favorite class:
Client Consulting Student Lab

Favorite place to study on campus:
Tazza in Gates or Tepper Quad

Favorite place to eat on campus:
Tepper Quad

Advice for visitors to Carnegie Mellon:
Check out the Fence!

Will Leelamanthep

Will Leelamanthep

Tepper School of Business, Class of 2019, Business Administration

Hometown:
Bangkok, Thailand

Favorite class:
Acting for Business, Designing Human-Centered Software

Favorite place to study on campus:
Tepper Quad Conference Rooms

Favorite place to eat on campus:
La Prima, Tazza

Advice for visitors to Carnegie Mellon:
Talk to current students to learn about their passion! Everyone here is passionate about what they do. That's what makes CMU different.

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 2019, 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.

Allison Mui

Allison Mui

Tepper School of Business, Class of 2019, Business and Human-Computer Interaction

Hometown:
Syosset, NY

Favorite class:
Designing Human-Centered Systems

Favorite place to study on campus: 
Cohon University Center

Favorite place to eat on campus:
The Exchange

Advice for visitors to Carnegie Mellon:
Embrace change and new-ness!

Hamza Gureshi

Hamza Qureshi

College of Fine Arts, Class of 2019, Architecture and Human-Computer Interaction

Hometown:
Jersey City, NJ

Favorite class:
Programming Usable Interfaces

Favorite place to study on campus:
Joel’s Table, MMCH

Favorite place to eat on campus:
Nakama Express

Advice for visitors to Carnegie Mellon:
Explore Pittsburgh! This small city has so much to offer.

Vinaya Rao

Vinaya Rao

Dietrich College, Class of 2020, Economics

Hometown:
Chicago, IL

Favorite class:
Economics and Data Science

Favorite place to study on campus:
Gates-Hillman (3rd Floor)

Favorite place to eat on campus:
Tazza D'Oro

Advice for visitors to Carnegie Mellon:
Strive to pay attention to detail on campus, you never know what you might discover and ultimately fall in love with. The tradition that grows from Carnegie Mellon's proud culture will never cease to stun you!

Sachi Shah

Sachi Shah

College of Fine Arts, Class of 2021, Art

Hometown:
Singapore

Favorite class:
Painting 

Favorite place to study on campus:
4th floor outdoor patio in the Tepper Quad overlooking the city 

Favorite place to eat on campus:
Rohr Commons Sandwich Bar

Advice for visitors to Carnegie Mellon:
While Carnegie Mellon has established itself worldwide for its STEM oriented disciplines, be sure to explore its equally renowned art departments within The Purnell Center, Margaret Morrison and The College of Fine Arts Building. The diversity in intellectual pursuits is what makes this school most unique.

Pauline Ting

Pauline Ting

Tepper School of Business, Class of 2019, Business Administration

Hometown:
Bethesda, MD

Favorite class:
Marketing Digital Media

Favorite place to study on campus:
Cohon University Center

Favorite place to eat on campus:
The Exchange

Advice for visitors to Carnegie Mellon:
Feel free to ask as many as questions as you want! That's the best way to learn about life at Carnegie Mellon.