Benjamin Ross is Honors Advisor Student Liaison at Macaulay Honors College. Previously, he has worked in Academic Advising for Hunter College Honors Scholars. He grew up in Brooklyn and Central New Jersey, where he received a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Music from Rutgers University. He went on to receive a Master of Science in Psychological Counseling from Monmouth University. Mr. Ross is professionally interested in finding connections between the arts and social sciences, developmental and person-centered counseling approaches in academic advising, and high-impact opportunities to empower college students. Currently he plays drums, composes music, and plays bass guitar in There There: The NYC Tribute to Radiohead. He lives in Forest Hills, Queens with his wife Anne and two feline companions.