Contact a Student

Each year, a number of our seniors are selected to serve as senior admission fellows. We encourage you to send questions to admissionambassadors@davidson.edu for a student-oriented perspective on the admission process and Davidson life. 

Use the information provided about home state, major, and extracurricular activities when selecting which student to contact.

Marlene Arellano

Marlene Arellano

maarellano@davidson.edu 
Hometown:
 Chicago, IL
Major: Anthropology and Latin American Studies
Co-curricular involvements: Spanish AT, Quest Scholars Network, SIAD (Student Initiative for Academic Diversity)
Just for fun: The semester I was abroad, I finally gave up being a picky eater and within weeks had tried everything from frog juice to guinea pig to my personal favorite: cow-heart kebabs.

Luke Boliek

Luke Boliek

luboliek@davidson.edu
Hometown: Greenville, SC
Major: Biology 
Minor: Communication Studies 
Co-curricular involvements: Men's Swim team, Student Athlete Advisory Committee, Pre-Veterinary Society
Just for fun: This summer I was an intern at Tiger World in Rockwell, NC, so I got to interact with lots of different exotic animals.

Aly Bryan

Alyssa (Aly) Bryan

albryan@davidson.edu 
Hometown: Chagrin Falls, OH
Major: Economics and Political Science
Co-curricular involvements:  Pre-Business Society, Warner Hall Eating House, French language tutor 
Just for fun: I studied abroad twice while at Davidson: Mandarin in Beijing, China the summer after my first year, and Philosophy in Tours, France as a junior.

Matthew Gilliland

Matthew Gilliland

magilliland@davidson.edu
Hometown: Montreat, NC
Major: Political Science
Co-curricular involvements: Relay for Life, Davidson UKirk, Sigma Alpha Epsilon Fraternity
Just for fun: While studying abroad in the fall of 2015, I played 15 rounds on the Old Course in St. Andrews, Scotland.

Katie Gomulkiewicz

Katie Gomulkiewicz

kagomulkiewicz@davidson.edu
Hometown: Seattle, WA
Major: Psychology and English
Co-curricular involvements: Editor-in-Chief of Her Campus Davidson, Copy Editor for Exit 30, Psychology lab assistant, Spanish teacher at Davidson Elementary School
Just for fun: I have perfected the art of walking backwards as a campus tour guide over the last three years.

Madeline Guise

Madeline Guise

maguise@davidson.edu  
Hometown: Davidson, NC
Major: English 
Minor: Hispanic Studies
Co-curricular involvements: Co-Special Events Service Chair for Warner Hall Eating House, volunteer teacher with DESFLES, flickerball coach
Just for fun: This past summer I worked at the National Archives in Washington, D.C. Don't worry, the Declaration of Independence is safe and far away from Nicholas Cage.

Mary Monroe

Mary Monroe

mamonroe@davidson.edu
Hometown: 
Nashville, TN
Major: 
Psychology and Classics
Co-curricular involvements: 
Musical Director for The Delilahs a cappella group, Service Chair for Warner Hall Eating House, Psychology research assistant and AT
Just for fun: 
During my first year at Davidson, I broke and dislocated one of my fingers playing flickerball, a sport played between first-year halls.

Isabel Soto

Isabel Soto 

issoto@davidson.edu
Hometown: Princeton, NJ
Major: Political Science
Minor: French and Francophone Studies
Co-curricular involvements: Club Lacrosse, Davidson Androgyny a cappella, Political Science research assistant 
Just for fun: I've been attacked by geese four separate times in my life.