Arabic, Chinese, Japanese, and Korean Language Peer Mentors

Language Assistants and Mentors

Nada Al Thawr, Arabic Mentor

My hours are: Mondays & Tuesdays 1:00 - 2:00

Contact me | Video Introduction

Marhaba, My name is Nada and I am from Sana'a, Yemen. I am planning to double major in Computer Science and International Relations. I love spending my time eating food, watching "how I met your mother" and trying to play on the piano. A fun fact about my name is that my last name literally means "The Bull" in Arabic. So I am Nada The Bull. I am very fond of languages and love learning different words in every language! If you need help with Arabic come to the Q &A!

Xiangua Ji

Xianghua Ji '17, Chinese Language Assistant, and Mentor

你好! My name is Xianghua Ji and I am pursuing B.A. degrees in Psychology and Studio Art at Mount Holyoke College. I was born and raised in Beijing, and this is my third year away from home. I love singing, reading and skateboarding. As a Chinese language assistant, I want to share Chinese culture and the wonderful aspects of it such as music, arts and literature. Contact Xianghua.

Xiangyu Zhang

Xiangyu Zhang, Chinese Language Assistant

My name is Xiangyu Zhang, a freshman who plans to major in Statistics and East Asian Studies. Believe me, Chinese is not as hard as you may think it is! I would like to be able to help you with your questions on Chinese and introduce you to a different, enchanting culture. Contact Xiangyu.

Chinese Language Assistant and Tutor

Jiayu Wang, Chinese Language Assistant

I’m Jiayu Wang, a sophomore majoring in Politics and Economics. From Beijing, China, I’m happy to be a Language Assistant on the Chinese Floor. In my spare time, I love to watch TV shows, enjoy music and swim.

Japanese Language Assistant

Lang Min, Japanese Mentor

My hours are: Mondays 4:30 - 5:30 PM [room 6E] & Thursdays 3:00 - 4:00 PM
Contact me | Video Introduction

Jiyoung Yim, Korean Language Assistant and Mentor

My hours are: Thursdays 7:00 - 8:00 PM [room 6D | Contact me

안녕하세요! My name is Jiyoung Yim. I am a senior majoring in International Relations and minoring in Chinese. I was born and raised in Korea until my parents decided to move to the United States. I spent half of my life in Seoul and the other half in Torrance, California. In my free time, I enjoy playing golf, listening to music, spending time with my family and friends and going on food adventures. I would like to help you improve your knowledge and understanding of Korean language and culture.  If you need help with Korean, please come to LRC in the Korean Q&A. p.s. no appointment necessary