Currently a second semester junior who is highly involved on campus, she holds a position in her sorority Alpha Delta Pi, is a Research Assistant in the Social Psychology Laboratory, works in the athletic department, and volunteers in her free time. Favorite Color: Purple. Favorite TV Show: Gilmore Girls. Favorite Hobby: Going to the movies. Favorite Music Genre: Country.
Lauren Ashley (LaLa), is a History major with a minor in German and English, as well as a Bullets Cheerleader. She originates from Charleston, South Carolina but came to Gettysburg College from Massachusetts. On campus LaLa is a member of Habitat for Humanity and the Rise program. She has also recently taken part in CPS and has an interest in the Eisenhower Institute. In her spare time she can be found on the ground floor of Musselman or in Jaeger taking ZUMBA classes, working out, and practicing with the belly dancing group. Lala is looking forward to meeting the incoming class of 2019!
Kelly is a junior Health Science major from Chester, NJ. On campus she is involved with Alpha Phi Omega, and Dance Ensemble. She loves the outdoors, running and of course Gettysburg.
Kat is a junior from Reading, Pennsylvania with a double major in Political Science and Environmental Studies. She is involved in Student Senate, College Democrats, the Eisenhower Institute, Alpha Phi Omega (the co-ed service fraternity, and Alpha Delta Pi sorority. She also enjoys working for the political science department and the admissions office. One of Kat's other favorite hobbies is spending endless amounts of time in the Commons. Kat can't wait to spend another year as an orientation leader and help welcome the Class of 2019 to campus!
Emma Feeney is a rising sophomore at Gettysburg College. She is from Philadelphia Pennsylvania and is the oldest of four siblings. Her intended major is Biology and she is debating a minor in chemistry. She is on the varsity women’s golf team here at Gettysburg. Emma is also involved in the Pre – Health Professionals Club and the Photography Club. Her favorite place on campus is the basement of Glatfelter and she loves the Oreo cookies from servo. She is very excited to be a part of this year’s Orientation Team.
Ross is in the Class of 2018 and is from Reisterstown, MD. He is a huge Ravens and Orioles fan. He majors in physics with a minor in mathematics and hopes to go to graduate school to continue his education.
Sara is a member of the class of 2016 and majoring in Biology.
Amelia is a junior political science/public policy double major with a writing minor. She is from Tallahassee, Florida and enjoys spending time on the beach when she is at home. On campus, Amelia is involved in Student Senate, the Eisenhower Institute, Alpha Delta Pi, and Alpha Phi Omega. When she isn't studying at the library, Amelia can be found hanging out with friends and eating servo cookies in Commons.
Anisha is an Undeclared major from Quakertown Pennsylvania. She is interested in exploring majors such as sociology, film, and Women and Gender Studies. Outside the classroom, Anisha is involved in marching band, yearbook, and swing club. In her spare time, she enjoys writing, listening to music, and reading articles on line. Anisha is excited to share her love of Gettysburg College with others.
Residence Life Staff
Katie is a sophomore Environmental Studies/Public Policy double major and Classics minor from Haverhill, Massachusetts. Bridging her passion for the environment with her love of public policy, Katie concentrates in Environmental Policy. She is also involved in many extracurricular activities on campus, including Eta Sigma Phi, the International Affairs Association, the Model United Nations Team, the Classics Club, the Eisenhower Institute, and the Office of Admissions as a tour guide.
Katie also loves to travel, read, and enjoys a good cup of tea.
Kaleigh is a member of the class of 2018.
Peter is a member of the class of 2016 and is majoring in English and Philosophy.
Daniella is a sophomore Chemistry major from Northumberland, Pennsylvania. Along with being an RA, she is also an Admissions Tour Guide and a GLC Leadership Mentor. She enjoys writing for the Gettysburgian, reading, and traveling. You can find Daniella in the Science Center or the Commons, her two favorite places on campus. Daniella is also a David Wills Scholar, a member of Colleges Against Cancer, and a member of Eta Sigma Phi, the honorary Classics society. She is an avid Netflix-er, list-maker, and a former president of the Fall Out Boy fan club at her middle school.
Jon is a member of the Class of 2016. He is majoring in Organizational Management Studies and Public Policy.
Hunter is a sophomore Biology major planning to go to medical school and have a career as an orthopedic surgeon. Hunter is an only child from Seven Valleys, Pennsylvania, and at the moment, only has pet fish. He has many hobbies including bicycling, kayaking, riding his motorcycle, and boating.
Kyra is a Senior, Psychology major from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. On campus she is President of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Incorporated and is part of many facets on campus being in the library and theatre office. She is both excited and saddened by her last year on staff. She loves reading and singing and has a distinctive laugh. She is thrilled to welcome in the new class and cannot wait to see how Gettysburg Great they are.
Kelsey Meisch is a junior double major in Public Policy and Political Science and has a minor in Peace and Justice Studies. She is from Scotch Plains, New Jersey and involved in intramural soccer, the Eisenhower Institute, International Affairs Association/ Model United Nations and founded Debate Club on campus She enjoys listening to music and hanging out with friends. Kelsey is very excited to work with the upcoming First-Year students!
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
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