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Resident Assistants

As the College's representative in housing, the Resident Assistant (RA) assumes many roles. The RA's responsibilities largely center on establishing and maintaining a welcoming and inclusive residential atmosphere that is conducive to residents’ overall education and development. This involves assisting students on both an individual and group basis.

The Resident Assistant job can be described in six areas:

  • General RA Skills: The RA provides leadership, initiative and support to students. RAs are expected to actively demonstrate positive personal, academic, and job-related behaviors;
  • Helping Skills: The RA is expected to be available to discuss student concerns and problems, both individually and in groups. The RA also initiates referrals to various specialized services available on campus and in the community;
  • Community Development: The RA provides leadership and support for educational and social activities on campus. RAs promote an inclusive and sustainable atmosphere where students are able to grow both academically and personally;
  • Accountability Processes: The RA is expected to actively promote and support policies outlined in the Marlboro College Community Constitution and Bylaws, Student Handbook, Housing Contract, and state and federal laws. This necessitates that the RA be thoroughly familiar with the policies and procedures for mediating disputes and reporting incidents;
  • Preparation and Planning: RAs are responsible for establishing housing charters, as well as preparing and maintaining their residences. RAs must complete all required paperwork in a timely and accurate manner; stay in touch with the team electronically and in person; and
  • TeambuildingRAs must be able to work with other staff members in a professional manner. They should also be able to provide leadership in their residences/ areas with enthusiasm and a welcoming and inclusive spirit. 

Current Resident Assistants (RAs):

(Click on a residence below to jump to the RA for that building or area)


All the Way

Annalise Guidry

Pronouns: She/Her/Hers

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Class Standing: Sophomore 1

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Hometown: New Orleans, Louisiana

 

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What advice can you offer the incoming students?

If you could have any super power, what would it be? 

What is your favorite method of procrastination?

 

What is the best dinner you’ve ever had?

What is your most favorite pair of shoes ever? Explain. 

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Half Way

Deana Seitz

Nickname: Dea

Pronouns: they/she

Academic Area(s) of Focus: ??? who knows

Class Status: Sophomore 1

Hometown: Ocracoke, NC

High School: Ocracoke H.S.

What advice can you offer to the incoming class? Never give up on your dreams! Seriously, sleep more. It’s kinda important.

If you had to enter a competition for the "Most Uselessly Unique Talent," what would your talent be? I can make my eyebrows dance and do the wave. It’s pretty sick.

Who would play you in a biopic? Danny Devito, probably.

What is your favorite color? There’s only one color I like more than blue and yellow combined: Green! HAHAHAHA help

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Happy Valley

Karla-Julia Ramos

Nickname: K.J.

Pronouns: She/Her/Hers

Academic Area(s) of Focus: Psychology and Theater

Class Status: Sophomore 1

Hometown: Manhattan, NY

High School: City College Academy of the Arts

If you could have any superpower, what would it be? Shape Shifter

Who would play you in a biopic? Ciara Renee- even if she isn’t Dominican

If you had to enter a competition for the "Most Uselessly Unique Talent," what would your talent beI can fold my Tongue into a three leaf clover.

You have a 10 page paper due at 9:00 am on Monday. When do you start writing? What Paper… Just kidding, I actually would start it when it was given, just get it out of the way.

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Hendricks

Willy Clemeston

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What advice can you offer to the incoming class? 

What and/or who inspires you? 

What was your favorite childhood toy? 

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Out of the Way / Semi-Independent

Nick Montalbano

Pronouns: He/Him/His                     

Class Standing:  Sophomore II

Academic Areas of Interest: Film Production/Theory, Philosophy

Hometown: Lancaster, Pennsylvania

High School: Hempfield High School

What is your favorite method of procrastination? Finding new music and making playlists

Who would play you in a biopic? Probably some awkward, lanky guy who’d go on to play the same character in every subsequent movie (I wouldn’t see it)

 If someone rented a billboard for you, what would you put on it? No text- just a plate of shrimp 

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Random North

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Cyane Thomas

Pronouns: She/Her/Hers

Nickname: Cy

Class Standing: Sophomore 1

Academic Areas of Interest: East Asian (Korean) Studies

Hometown: Chicago, Illinois

High School: Roycemore School

What advice can you offer the incoming students? Learn how to tell yourself no. Whether that means academically, socially, financially-- saying no could potentially lift a lot of weight off of your shoulders and make your college experiences a lot less stressful.

If you could have any super power, what would it be? “Superpower manipulation” because I am too indecisive to pick just one

What is your favorite method of procrastination? Distracting others and making them watch K-pop videos with me

What is the best dinner you’ve ever had? Chicago Deep Dish Pizza

What is your most favorite pair of shoes ever? Explain. My adidas-- my dad bought us both a pair so now we have matching shoes

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Random South

Jimmy Hikmatullah

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What is your favorite quotation? 

Who would play you in a biopic? 

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What do you think is the best feeling in the world? 

What is the ideal way to spend a Saturday on campus? 

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Schrader

Clayton Clemeston

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Class Status: Senior 1

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