Jen is junior from Princeton, New Jersey and is majoring in Psychology. Jen serves on the executive board for Gettysburg's Dance Ensemble and is the Education Director for her sorority, Sigma Sigma Sigma. Jen is also involved with Alpha Phi Omega (the co-ed service fraternity), and a tutors through the Center for Public Service. Jen looks forward to meeting the incoming class and helping with Orientation!
Micaela is a junior from Salem, Oregon and is double majoring in Environmental Studies and Public Policy. She is on the executive board for Gettysburg's Hillel and the treasurer for the co-ed service fraternity, Alpha Phi Omega. Michaela is an Immersion Project leader for the Center for Public Service. She is also involved with the Eisenhower Institute, Model United Nations and the ultimate frisbee team as well.
Wendy is a sophomore Environmental Studies major from Westminster, Maryland. She plays on the Gettysburg Softball team and is also a tour guide for the Admissions Office. Wendy is looking forward to welcoming the incoming First-Years!
Jenna is a senior History and English double major from Mechanicsburg, PA. On campus she is involved with the American Association of University Women, the Gettysburg College Symphony Orchestra, the women’s music fraternity, and the History and English honor societies. She works in the Special Collections department at the library and spent her spring semester studying abroad in Aix-en-Provence, France.
Mel is a junior Organization and Management Studies major from Webster, Massachusetts. She is minoring in Sociology and wants to be an event planner. She is involved in intramural basketball and the dance ensemble. She is happy be a part of the Residential & First Year Programs student staff for her second year, and is excited to be an Orientation Leader and meet the class of 2019!
Residence Life Staff
Nicole is a senior Psychology and Biology double major from New Hope, Pennsylvania. Last semester she studied abroad in Ferrara, Italy! She sings in the co-ed a Capella group called 4 Scores and does research for the Psychology department. She is the chemical hygiene assistant in the labs on campus. She can't wait to meet the new Rice Hall residents as well as the rest of the class of 2019!
Luke is a rising sophomore majoring in history. He wants to focus his studies on the American Civil War Era. He is proud to be part of the Residence Life Staff, and hopes that he can continue to make an impact in the Gettysburg community for years to come.
Silvia is a senior Biology major from Horsham, Pennsylvania. She is very much looking forward to her third and final year on staff with Residential and First-Year Programs! Outside of her school work and her job as a Resident Assistant, she is involved with DiscipleMakers Christian Fellowship. Silvia also loves going on runs, travelling, painting, photography, coffee, and ice cream. If you'd like to know more about her, stop by her room on Rice 2 and strike up a conversation with her; she'd love to get to know you!
Michael is a sophomore Sociology major from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He is the Community Outreach Coordinator for the Black Student Union and was the founder of Gettysburg's "fusion" dance team, Vibe. He enjoys reading dystopian novels and his favorite books are those of the Divergent trilogy.
Aphra is a sophomore Biochemistry and Molecular Biology major. She has lived in a variety of countries including Spain, Italy, the Netherlands and France. Having moved to the US to pursue a liberal arts education, she is enjoying challenging herself in both the sciences and her study of Spanish. When she's not studying, some of her favorite things to do include spending time with her family, reading books and binge watching unhealthy amounts of television.
Office of Residential & First-Year Programs
Building: College Union Building
Room Number: 250
Phone: (717) 337-6901
Office Hours: M-F 8:30-5:00, closed 12:00pm - 1:00pm for lunch
Campus Box: 430
Website: Residential & First-Year Programs
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