Richie Torres

Class of 2018
Major/Minor: Clinical Psychology and Environmental Studies

Campus Involvement
  • Researcher
  • Research Assistant
  • Primary Research Investigator 

Q & A

Hometown/High School? Silver Spring, MD, Wheaton High (reppin’)

What is your favorite place/activity on campus? Dunning/Decker Laboratories where I get to study the activity of mice and rats 

Recommended class and professor? Psychopathology 1 with Dr. Amanda Sommerfeld. Not only did we learn about various mental disorders, but we also focused on how society perceives mental illness and how social stigma contributes to perception. 

What are some of your favorite hobbies? When I find the time, I enjoy long walks to the fridge, fly fishing, watching baseball, and hiking. 

Why did you choose to attend Washington College? Not only did I have a great tour guide (Alex Levy ’15), but I felt like WC was where I belonged….long story short, they made it financially able for me to attend