The following students have been named Peer Advisors for the 2011-2012 academic year at Western New England University, in Springfield, Mass.:
Matthew Sherry, of Ellicott City, a sophomore majoring in biomedical engineering; and
Ryan Mastalerz, of Elkridge, a sophomore majoring in computer sciences.
Peer Advisors are a team of students who seek to assist in the university transition. Each first year student is assigned to a peer mentor who serves as a source of information, point of first contact and conduit to university programs and support services.