Tutor Spotlight: Kaung
What is your Major?
My major is Business Administration with a concentration in Management and a minor in Decision Sciences.
Do you have any hobbies or personal interests outside of school?
I enjoy outdoor activities like playing basketball, running, and hiking. Also, I enjoy playing tactical FPS games.
What do you enjoy most about tutoring?
I enjoy seeing student’s light bulbs light up after the sessions, or students enjoying and increasing interest in the topics.
Why did you want to become a tutor?
I became a tutor because I often seek out tutoring help since English isn’t my first language; therefore, I know how much tutoring helps me. For this reason, I want to help SFSU students who are struggling with the subjects and because I enjoy sharing my knowledge.
Do you have a favorite assignment or topic to tutor?
My favorite topics to tutor are Excel projects and Linear programming.
Did you have a favorite cartoon growing up?
I like to watch anime like Naruto, One Piece.
Favorite hobby growing up?
Swimming was my favorite hobby growing up.
And finally, the most important question, is cereal a soup or a broth, or something else entirely?
Cereal is entirely something else.
What is the one thing you learned/gained as a tutor that you will carry into your future?
One thing I learned is that you are more capable than you think.
What advice would you give new tutors?
One advice I will give new tutors is to be honest to students. If you can't solve some problems, just tell the student that you are having a hard time figuring it out.
What will you miss about SF State?
I will miss TASC.
Plans after you graduate?
Just deciding to get an MBA or not.