Tutoring and Peer Mentoring Staff

Nathan Cartwright

Hometown: League City, Texas
Classification: Senior
Tutoring Subjects: Biblical Story, Christian World View
Favorite Snack or Treat: Gold Fish
What interests you? Working, and being with friends.
What is your favorite thing about WBU? The great professors.
What is your advice on how to be academically successful? Put God at the center of all you do and pour everything you have into your work. Continuous effort is what makes the difference.

Austin Cluck

Hometown: Cedarville, Ark.
Classification: Sophomore
Tutoring Subjects: Algebra (Intermediate or College), Biblical Story, Christian World View, Physical Science
Favorite Snack or Treat: Butterfinger
What interests you? Basketball, Minecraft, Campus Ministries, Coe Honors
What is your favorite thing about WBU? The consistency of God’s Word in everything school related.
What is your advice on how to be academically successful? Over prepare and over estimate the difficulty of every assignment, quiz, and test.

Shelby Haynes

Hometown: Dexter, Mo.
Classification: Junior
Tutoring Subjects: Composition I or II, Biology
Favorite Snack or Treat: Sour patch kids candy, original Pringles, Dr. Pepper
What interests you? I am a part of the band and coe honors scholars, I like to read books, watch movies, or hike and camp
What is your favorite thing about WBU? I am so thankful for the friends I have met while attending Williams
What is your advice on how to be academically successful? Always ask for help! Learn what each professor is expecting for a class and make that a priority.

Abby Johnson

Hometown: Newport, Ark.
Classification: Junior
Tutoring Subjects: Composition I or II
Favorite Snack or Treat: Boom Chicka Pop Popcorn
What interests you? I love anything outdoors: kayaking, hiking, etc.
What is your favorite thing about WBU? I My favorite thing about WBU is the Christ-centered atmosphere!
What is your advice on how to be academically successful? Managing my time and creating a good study schedule really helped me to be successful in all of my classes.

Rachel Jones

Hometown: Cabot, Ark.
Classification: Junior
Tutoring Subjects: Composition I or II, Christian World View, Intro to Teaching
Favorite Snack or Treat: Cheese It’s
What interests you? WBU Worship Team, Coe Honors
What is your favorite thing about WBU? The Christ-like community and family atmosphere! You can really tell the students and faculty care about you and are rooting for you to succeed!
What is your advice on how to be academically successful? Don’t be afraid to ask for help- WBU provides plenty of opportunities to help you improve. Any student or professor would be more than happy to help you however they can!

Mikey Larson

Hometown: Sulphur Springs, Ark.
Classification: Sophomore
Tutoring Subjects: Algebra (Intermediate or College), Biblical Story, Christian World View
Favorite Snack or Treat: Any Snapple drink
What interests you? Christian ministries major (various campus ministries stuff), cross country, track & field
What is your favorite thing about WBU? Small town atmosphere
What is your advice on how to be academically successful? Have a planner and plan out when to complete assignments

Kristen Robbins

Hometown: Helena-West Helena, Ark.
Classification: Senior
Tutoring Subjects: Biology, Music Appreciation
Favorite Snack or Treat: Reeses
What interests you? Music/art, involved in student ambassadors
What is your favorite thing about WBU? The family atmosphere
What is your advice on how to be academically successful? Don’t be afraid to ask your professors for help.

Haley Ruddell

Hometown: Smackover, Ark.
Classification: Junior
Tutoring Subjects: Algebra (Intermediate or College), Biblical Story, Christian World View, General Psychology, Macro Economics, Microcomputer Applications, Western Civilization I or II, Contemporary Math
Favorite Snack or Treat: Doughnuts
What interests you? Tutor, Officer for LEAD, Marketing Major
What is your favorite thing about WBU? The amazing friendships and professors
What is your advice on how to be academically successful? Time management is everything. Prayers always help too.

Nikki Shell

Hometown: Batesville, Ark.
Classification: Senior
Tutoring Subjects: Composition I or II, Art Appreciation, General Psychology
Favorite Snack or Treat: Reese’s
What interests you? Hanging with family and friends
What is your favorite thing about WBU? Christmas in the Cove
What is your advice on how to be academically successful? Don’t fall behind. Turn in everything on time and ask for help!