GPS Team

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The GPS team is made up of successful undergraduate students who not long ago were in your same shoes, i.e., wondering how to get started on this new college life. They are eager and ready to help you navigate your transition to college. They are actively engaged in the UM community and excited to help you find your way.  

So, go on, get to know them! You can always reach us on Instagram @UMAdmission or email us at um.gps@miami.edu.

Questions? For need-to-know and good-to-know information check out the Admitted Student FAQs page and the New Student Registration Timeline.

 

scylla blervacq

Scylla Blervacq

Major: Health Science - PreMed

Academic Year: Second-Year

Hometown: Brussels, Belgium

Fun fact: In Greek mythology, Scylla is a monster with six heads. My parents didn't know when they picked the name of course!

Ruth Dacius

Ruth Dacius

Major: Health Science

Academic Year: Second-Year

Hometown: North Miami, FL

Fun fact: I was born genetically missing my lateral incisors (teeth).


dayana de la caridad-hano

Dayana De La Caridad Hano

Major: Biology, Sociology

Academic Year: Third-Year

Hometown: Miami, FL

Fun fact: I don't like chocolate.


Carley Harvard

Carley Havard

Major: Health Science Pre-Physical Therapy

Academic Year: Fourth-Year

Hometown: Orlando, FL

Fun fact: I have tap danced for 18 years, including taking classes here in the theater department at UM through my Arts and Humanities cognate.


Melissa Huberman

Melissa Huberman

Major: Neuroscience

Academic Year: Fourth-Year

Hometown: Satellite Beach, FL

Fun fact: I can solve a Rubix Cube.

Eve Johnson

Eve Johnson

Major: Marine Science, Computer Science, and Applied Math

Academic Year: First-Year

Hometown: Morehead City, NC

Fun fact: I can play the accordion!



Corey Jones

Corey Jones

Major: Biochemistry

Academic Year: First-Year

Hometown: Acworth, GA

Fun fact: I have hyper-mobility in both of my shoulders, so my shoulders tend to dislocate and relocate itself from time to time.

serena kalap

Sarena Kalap

Major: Marketing on Pre-Law Track

Academic Year: Third-Year

Hometown: Houston, TX

Fun fact: I was raised on a farm in Texas.


Caroline Kapp

Caroline Kapp

Major: Elementary Education

Academic Year: Third-Year

Hometown: Davie, FL

Fun fact: I am ambidextrous.


Patrick Kiel

Patrick Kiel

Major: Marine Science/Biology

Academic Year: Fourth-Year

Hometown: North Haledon, NJ

Fun fact: I have never missed a home football game.


Jack Meghreblian

Jack Meghreblian

Major: Economics and International Studies

Academic Year: Second-Year

Hometown: Little Rock, AR

Fun fact: I am from Arkansas (I surprise so many people saying that).

Albany Muria

Albany Muria

Major: Public Administration

Academic Year: Second-Year

Hometown: Miami, FL

Fun fact: I was named after the capital of New York.



Nkosi

Nkosi Robinson

Major: Marketing

Academic Year: First-Year

Hometown: Kingston, Jamaica

Fun fact: The Lion King is my favorite movie.

Cristina Sanchez

Christine Sanchez

Major: Biomedical Engineering

Academic Year: Third-Year

Hometown: Miami, FL

Fun fact: I have flown a plane even though I have a fear of heights!


Alex Sejas

Alex Sejas

Major: Economics

Academic Year: Third-Year

Hometown: Miami, FL

Fun fact: I have swum and played water polo my entire life.


Sydney Simmons

Sydney Simmons

Major: Political Science

Academic Year: Fourth-Year

Hometown: Miami, FL

Fun fact: I used to sing gospel songs in middle school.


Manny Villar

Manny Villar

Major: Neuroscience

Academic Year: Third-Year

Hometown: Bronx, NY

Fun fact: I’ve lived in eight different states.