HOUSING

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The SPOT, our on campus tutoring and academic learning hub, is in the Learning Center (also known as Building 21)!

We are open Sunday-Thursday, 6:00 PM-11:00 PM

Struggling in a course? Want to see if we offer academic tutoring support services? See the calendar below! We have Academic Mentors available to tutor in many different subjects, and have also expanded our on-campus partnerships with the Math Department, Engineering and Computer Sciences Department, Physics Department and The Learning Resource Center to bring academic support services right at your fingertips in Student Housing!

The Spot Tutoring Schedule- Fall 2019
CSUN Student Housing- Building 21 Learning Center Classroom
Sunday6:00 P.M. - 9:00 P.M.
Diego Robles: Art 124A, 141, Family and Consumer Science 113,114,170, Religious Studies 204, University 100
Rolando Cabral: History 270, Math 102, 103, 104, 105, 150A, 255A,  310, 311, 360, Philosphy 230, Political Science 155
6:00 P.M. - 11:00 P.M. (Tutors)
Krist Grigorakis: Math 196QR/S, 102, 105, 150A/B
Richard Hernandez: Math 102, 105
Renzo Ginocchio: Math 196QR/S, 102, 105
Jonathan Moran: Math 103, 140
Armando Rubalcava: Mechanical Engineering Courses
Lucas Keeling : Writing Lab (6-10pm)
8:00 P.M. - 11:00 P.M.
Deborah Archila: Art 120/L, Child and Adolescent Development  150, Communication Studies 151, English 115, History 110, Kinesiology 120/L, Liberal Studies 100/F, 150/F, Math 210, Music 120/L, Theater 120/L
John Halekakis: Astronomy 152, 154L, Biology 100/L, Buisnes 302/L, Buisness Law 280, Economics 160,161,310, Ling 200, Writing/Essay Help
Christopher Ordonez: Communication Studies 151, English 115, Psychology 150, Sociology150, Religious Studies 100, Spanish Courses, Writing Help
Monday 
6:00 P.M. - 9:00 P.M.
Jonathan Corbie: English 115, Music 213, 214
Chakameh Mallahzadeh: CTVA 220, English 114B Ling 113A and B, Economics 160
6:00 P.M. - 11:00 P.M. (Tutors)
Ciel Ramon: Math 131
Luis Aguilar: Math 102, 105, 196 QR/S (6-7pm only)
Parth Varu: Math 196QR/S, 102, 105 (6-7pm only)
Diana Venegas: Math 140 (7-11pm)
Alexander Cloutier-Nosik: Math 196S, 102, 105, 150A (7-11pm only)
Jacie Ramon: Math 131
Shannon Ortega: Math 102, 105 (7-11pm only)
Charles Sprinkle: Astronomy Courses,Physics 100 A/B, 220 A/B, 225,226,227 (6-9 pm only)
Austin Smith: Electrical Engineering Courses
Alireza Tavassoli: Biology 100, 106, 360, Chemistry 100, 101, 102, 333, 334, Physics 100B
8:00 P.M. - 11:00 P.M.
Colin Dorsey: Asian American Studies 100, Cinema Television Arts 100, 210, 220, 260, Music 108, Philosophy 200, Religious Studies 150
Adrian Garcia: Math 140
Thia Colegio: English 115, 205,255, Communication Studies 104,151, 356, Religious Studies 361 ,Philosophy 165,305, Computer Science 100, Business 302, Information Systems 312, ACCT 351COMS.
Tuesday 
6:00 P.M. - 9:00 P.M.
Perla Leyva: Communicative Disorders 405, 410, 415, 442, 450,451, Psychology 150, Biology 101 w/L, 212 Anatomy w/L
Eric Au: Art 140 - 2D Design, Art 141- 3D, Chicano Studies 151
6:00 P.M. - 11:00 P.M. (Tutors)
Karina Inda: Math 140
Maikel Heness: Math 196S, 102, 105, 150A/B (7-11pm only)
Jonathan Moran: Math 103, 140
James Stuemke: Math 196QR/S, 102, 103, 105, 150A
Alden Robison: Writing Lab (7-11pm only)
Narges Afzali: Civil Engineering Courses (6-9pm only)
8:00 P.M. - 11:00 P.M.
Daniel Vazquez: Chemistry 100, 101/L, Math 140, Psychology 150, 250
Luciano Lemus: Central American Studies 100, Communication Studies 151, Psychology 150, 352, Sociology 150
Wednesday 
6:00 P.M. - 9:00 P.M.
Amaya Burch: Africana 100, Communication Studies 151, Kinesiology 200, Psychology 150, University 100
Caitlin Adornato: Communication Studies 225, English 205, 208, Psychology 150
6:00 P.M. - 11:00 P.M. (Tutors)
Jacqueline Reynoso: Math 103
Mahamadou Kaba-Camara: Math 196QR/S, 102, 105, 150A
Ali Rahman: Math 140
James Stuemke: Math 196QR/S, 102, 103, 105, 150A
Ayo Sadipe: Writing Lab (7-11pm only)
8:00 P.M. - 11:00 P.M.
Natalie Weingart: Communication 151, Computer Science 110, 182 English 115, Philosphy 230
Destiny Hollomon: Recreation and Tourism Management 202, 204, 278, 300, 302, 330
Sammie Blankenship: American Sign Language Courses , English Courses
Thursday 
6:00 P.M. - 9:00 P.M.
Jazmine Raya: Criminology and Justice Studies 102, 310,328, 350, 360, 370,446 DV, 452 CY, Music 107, Social and Behavioral Science 320
Marzen John Abala: Public Speaking for Chicanx studies 151, Communication Studies 151, Asian American Studies 151, Central American Studies 151
7:00 P.M. - 11:00 P.M. (Tutors)
Maikel Heness: Math 196S, 102, 105, 150A/B (7-11pm only)
Mahamadou Kaba-Camara: Math 196QR/S, 102, 105, 150A
Ali Rahman: Math 140
Alireza Tavassoli: Biology 100, 106, 360, Chemistry 100, 101, 102, 333, 334, Physics 100B
Karina Inda: Math 196 QR
Krist Grigorakis: Math 196QR/S, 102, 105, 150A/B (6-9pm only)
8:00 P.M. - 11:00 P.M.
Gerardo Campa: Biology 101, Chicanx Studies 202, Communication Studies 151, English 205, Jour 100, Writing Help
Genaro Arellano: Chicanx Studies 202, Communication Studies 151, History 271, Kinesiology 200, Math 131, Music 107, Psychology 150
Elaine Romero: Chicanx Studies 100, Gender Women Studies 110, Philosophy 180, Political Science 155

Meet the Academic Mentors

Amaya Burch

Amaya Burch
Pronouns: She/ Her/ Hers
Major: Kinesiology
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Columbia, MD
Spot Hours: Wednesdays, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Tutors in: Africana Studies 100, Communications 151, Kinesiology 200, Psychology 150, University 100


Caitlin Adornato

Caitlin Adornato
Pronouns: She/ Her/ Hers
Major: Communication Studies
Year: Junior
Hometown: Savannah, GA
Spot Hours: Wednesdays, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tutors in: Coms 225, English 205, Psych 150


Chakameh Mallah Zadeh

Chakameh Mallah Zadeh
Pronouns: She/ Her/ Hers
Major: CTVA - Film Production (Cinematography)
Minor: Marketing and Management
Year: Senior
Hometown: Tehran, Iran
Spot Hours: Mondays, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tutors in: CTVA 210, 220, 250, 319, Econ 160, Essay/Writing


 Colin Dorsey

Colin Dorsey
Pronouns: He/ Him/ His
Major: Screenwriting (CTVA)
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Phelan, CA
Spot Hours: Mondays, 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm


Deborah Archila

Deborah Archila
Pronouns: She/ Her/ Hers
Major: Liberal Studies (Integrated Teacher Education Program)
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Los Angeles, CA
Spot Hours: Sundays, 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tutors in: Art 120/L, CADV 150, COMS 151, English 115, History 110, Kinesiology 120/L, LRS 100/F, 150/F Math 210, Music 120/L, Theater 120/L


Destiny Hollomon

Destiny Hollomon
Pronouns: She/ Her/ Hers
Major: Communications
Year: Senior
Hometown: Miami, FL
Spot Hours: Mondays, 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Tutors in: RTM 202, 204, 278, 300, 302, 330


Diego Robles

Diego Robles
Pronouns: He/ Him/ His
Major: Interior Design
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: San Diego, CA
Spot Hours: Sundays, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tutors in: Art 124A, 141, Family and Consumer Sciences 113,114,170, Religious Studies 204, University 100


Elaine Romero

Elaine Romero
Pronouns: She/ Her/ Hers
Major: Philosophy
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Watts, CA
Spot Hours: Thursdays, 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm.
Tutors in: Chicanx Studies 100, Gender Women Studies 110, Philosophy 180, Political Science 155


Eric Au

Eric Au
Pronouns: He/ Him/ His
Major: Visual Art (3D Animation)
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: South Pasadena, CA
Spot Hours: Tuesdays, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tutors in: Art 140, Art 141, CHS 151


Genaro Arellano III

Genaro Arellano III
Pronouns: He/ Him/ His
Major: Kinesiology
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Bakersfield, CA
Spot Hours: Thursdays, 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Tutors in: Chicanx Studies 202, Communication Studies 151, History 271, Kinesiology 200, Math 131, Music 107, Psychology 150


Jazmine Raya

Jazmine Raya
Pronouns: She/ Her/ Hers
Major: Criminal Justice
Minor: Psychology
Year: Senior
Hometown: Inglewood, CA
Spot Hours: Thursdays, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Tutors in: Criminology and Justice Studies 102, 310,328, 350, 360, 370,446 DV, 452 CY, Music 107, Social and Behavioral Science 320


John Halekakis

John Halekakis
Pronouns: He/ Him/ His
Major: Economics and Finance
Year: Senior
Hometown: Santa Clarita, CA
Spot Hours: Sundays, 6:00 pm-9:00 pm
Tutors in: Astronomy 152, 154L, Biology 100/L, Business 302/L, Business Law 280, Economics 160,161,310, Ling 200, Writing/Essay Help


Jonathan Corbie

Jonathan Corbie
Pronouns: He/ Him/ His
Major: Commercial and Media Writing
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: San Fernando, Trinidad
Spot Hours: Mondays, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Tutors in: English 115, Harmony 1 & 2 (Music 213 & 214), Musicianship 1 – 4


Luciano Lemus

Luciano Lemus
Pronouns: He/ Him/ His
Major: General Sociology and Central American Studies
Year: Senior
Hometown: Atiquizaya, El Salvador
Spot Hours: Tuesdays, 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Tutors in: CAS 100+, SOC 150+, Psychology 150, Religious Studies 102 and Spanish Courses


Marzen John Abala

Marzen John Abala
Pronouns: He/ Him/ His
Major: Communications Studies
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Tracy, CA
Spot Hours: Thursdays, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Tutors in: CHS 151, AAS 151, CAS 151, COMS 151


Natalie Weingart

Natalie Weingart
Pronouns: She/ Her/ Hers
Major: Computer Science
Minor: Mathematics
Year: Junior
Hometown: Ventura, CA
Spot Hours: Wednesdays, 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Tutors in: Communication 151, Computer Science 110, 182 English 115, Philosophy 230


Perla Leyva

Perla Leyva
Pronouns: She/ Her/ Hers
Major: Speech and Language Pathology

Minor: Child Development (CADV)
Year: Senior
Hometown: Lamont, CA
Spot Hours: Tuesdays, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tutors in: Biology 101 w Lab, Biology 211 w Lab, Communicative Disorder 405, 415, 410, 442, 450, 451


Rolando Cabral

Rolando Cabral
Pronouns: He/ Him/ His
Major: Teaching Credential
Year: Graduate  
Hometown: San Gabriel, CA
Spot Hours: Sundays, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Tutors in: History 270, Math 102, 103, 104, 105, 150A, 255A,  310, 311, 360, Philosophy 230, Political Science 155


Sammie Blankenship

Sammie Blankenship
Pronouns: She/ Her/ Hers
Major: Deaf Studies
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Fallbrook, CA
Spot Hours: Wednesdays, 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Tutors in: American Sign Language Courses , Deaf Studies 350,360, 436, Writing/Essay Help



Thia Colegio

Thia Colegio
Pronouns: She/ Her/ Hers
Major: Accounting
Year: Senior
Hometown: Cavite, Philippines
Spot Hours: Mondays, 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Tutors in: English 115, 205,255, Communication Studies 104,151, 356, Religious Studies 361 ,Philosophy 165,305, Computer Science 100, Business 302, Information Systems 312, ACCT 351COMS