Tour guides will give you a chance to see aspects of academic and residential life from a current student’s perspective. Tours are available Monday-Friday throughout the year and serve as the central piece of every campus visit.
For current students: Interested in being a tour guide? Check back in the spring semester for information about applying!
Meet our 2022-2023 tour guides below!
Aubrey Roché ’22 (she/her)
Minor: French Studies
Hometown: Beaverton, OR
Favorite spot on campus? Any sunny bench where I can eat my lunch. My favorites are in the Albany Quadrangle!
What are you involved in on campus? French Club president, NSO leader.
3 fun facts: I work at a French immersion school in Portland, I have a Duolingo streak that is over four years, and I was named after a random contestant on The Price is Right! :)
Jeremy Kregar ’24 (they/them)
Major: Sociology/Anthropology and Hispanic Studies
Minor: Health Studies
Hometown: Westminster, CO
Favorite spot on campus? Grad Campus Lawns
What are you involved in on campus? I am involved in KPH, Intramural Sports, Feminist Student Union, and New Student Orientation.
3 fun facts: My favorite animal is a Manatee, I was Director of New Student Orientation for Fall 2022, and I was Prom King junior year of High School.
Elena Sta. Maria ’24 (she/her)
Minor: Ethnic Studies
Hometown: Edmonds, WA
Favorite spot on campus? Lawns behind the Manor House (it has the best views of Mt. Hood!)
What are you involved in on campus? Mixed LC, Ethnic Studies SAAB Representative.
3 fun facts: My favorite animal is the quokka, I was vice president of a club in high school called students saving salmon, and my dream is to move to Scotland after college.
Eleanor Stokes-Liss ’23 (she/her)
Major: Religious Studies
Hometown: San Antonio, TX
Favorite spot on campus? The Reflecting Pool
What are you involved in on campus? New Student Orientation, Vice President of Student Life Office, and the Co-op.
3 fun facts: I love to knit and crochet, I’m a big swiftie, and my favorite movie is Howl’s Moving Castle.
Bode Dalton ’25 (he/him)
Major: Rhetoric and Media studies
Hometown: Evergreen, CO
Favorite spot on campus? I love sitting by the fountain by the reflecting pool. It’s my favorite place to relax and play music :)
What are you involved in on campus? College outdoors, fire arts, climbing club, and paddle club.
3 fun facts: I have an original song on Spotify, I’m a competitive hackey-sacker, and my uncle wrote Robo-Cop.
Luz Zulema Vazquez ’25 (she/her)
Major: Psychology & French
Hometown: San Francisco, CA
Favorite spot on campus? Gazebos
What are you involved in on campus? Kith & Kin (acapella), French Club, and Mixed LC.
3 fun facts: I collect vintage slips! I love 60’s music! My first language is Spanish and I am studying to be trilingual!
Macy Carroll ’24 (she/they)
Minor: Health Studies
Hometown: Kailua, HI
Favorite spot on campus? My favorite place is probably Pamplin Sports Center because I have a lot of happy memories with my team there, but I also really love spending time in the library.
What are you involved in on campus? I am an RA, and I am on the Cross Country and Track and Field teams.
3 fun facts: I have a cat named Twyla who lives with me on campus, I did wrestling in high school, and I can make balloon animals.
Mariah Schafhausen ’25 (she/her)
Minor: Rhetorical Studies
Hometown: Ewa Beach, HI
Favorite spot on campus? Lewis and Clark Ravine
What are you involved in on campus? I am a rower on the women’s varsity crew team! I also am involved with some awesome clubs on campus like Tiny House Club, SEED (Students Engaged in Eco Defense) and Garden club when I am able to. I am also an RA (resident advisor) for one of our upperclassmen dorms, Holmes. I have also previously been involved with planning the Gender Studies Symposium and divvying up the discretionary fund with the Student Resource Committee.
3 fun facts: I rowed with the only rowing team in Hawai’i over the summer. I’m really into folk and acoustic music. I love being outdoors, especially camping, hiking, and climbing!
Emily Tanabe ’24 (she/her)
Major: Computer Science
Hometown: Denver, CO
Favorite spot on campus? The Dovecote
What are you involved in on campus? Member of the Equity, Inclusion, and Justice committee, the Asian Student Union, and I’m currently a TA.
3 fun facts: I’m a computer science student but math is my least favorite subject, I am learning how to roller skate, and I love to travel.
Eliana Essman ’25 (she/they)
Major: International Affairs
Minor: Religious Studies
Hometown: San Diego, CA
Favorite spot on campus? The back of the manor house because it has an incredible view of Mt. Hood on a clear day!
What are you involved in on campus? I am one of the Co-chairs for the International Affairs Symposium and I also am involved in Hillel and tea club.
3 fun facts: Mamma Mia has been my favorite movie for over 10 years, I love baking, and I am terrified of birds (especially geese)!
Beau Staun-List ’25 (she/her)
Major: Environmental Studies
Minor: French Studies
Hometown: Topanga, CA
Favorite spot on campus? The gazebo above the Great Lawn closest to the library
What are you involved in on campus? French Club Committee, Rusty Nail Co-Op Coordinator, Garden Club, Phonathon Student Caller (other on campus job), and NSO leader.
3 fun facts: I have 8 dogs at home in CA, my favorite flower is the daffodil and I have made many batches of focaccia bread in the dorm kitchens!
Tiani Ertel ’25 (she/her)
Hometown: Stevensville, MT
Favorite spot on campus? My favorite spot on campus is the estate gardens. I love reading there or basking in the sun like a lizard after a long day of classes!
What are you involved in on campus? I am a member of the LC speech and debate team, and I’m also involved in the improv troupe, tennis club, volleyball club, and poetry club.
3 fun facts: I love cats, especially my adorable tabby cat, Peanut! I try to change my handwriting style every day for fun. I’ve studied Spanish for 5 years and hope to study abroad in Spain.
Bennett Gazor ’25 (he/him)
Hometown: Tiburon, CA
Favorite spot on campus? Reflecting pool garden and Albany quad
What are you involved in on campus? Men’s Tennis and Entrepreneurship club.
3 fun facts: I play a lot of golf, I love Spanish music, and I love airports.