Resident Assistants


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So Now You’re an RA:

The Importance of the First Two Weeks
Submitted by Bo Clarke, Resident Assistant, Appalachian State University

Advice for Returning Staff Members: How to be a Good Returning RA
Submitted by Monique Harris, Resident Advisor at Rochester Institute of Technology


Bulletin Boards:

How to Survive Your Rookie Year in College (with football theme)
Submitted by Wesley Clark, The University of Georgia

Welcome Board for Start of Year
Submitted by Jada Pickens, Resident Assistant, McDaniel College

Inspirational Quote Series
Submitted by Andrew Bechtold, Jacksonville University


Enjoy the start of the academic year!


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