John Santiago, a transfer student originally from Santa Monica, is a physics major here at Cal Poly Pomona. It is only his first year here but he is already working with Dr. Ryan in order to create web-based computer coaching programs for intro physics classes. John aspires to be the best student he can be and is dedicated to gaining a deep understanding of the physical world. Filled with an incredible amount of pop culture references, John brings a lot of fun to the table and is a very welcoming person. Though he is still unsure of what he wants to do exactly, John is confident that a good work ethic can allow a person to achieve whatever dreams they seek to accomplish.