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Advice for Next Year’s Resident Assistants

Advice for Next Year’s Resident Assistants

ENC’s residence halls are guided by a staff of 22 Resident Assistants. These students are chosen from among their peers for their leadership, commitment to ENC, and most of all, their desire to serve their fellow students. Each year a new batch of Resident Assistants, or RAs, is carefully chosen by the Residential Life Staff. Applications are underway and we thought the potential RAs might like a little advice from this year’s experienced team!

Reflections on four years at ENC and advice for incoming students

With the spring semester now in full swing, many of our seniors are reminded that their time at ENC is coming to a close. Senior Jonni Albetta shared a little bit about her experience over the last four years in a recent blog post. She also offered advice to current and incoming students about how to make the most of their time here. Give it a read here: https://www.jonninicole.com/single-post/2018/01/13/The-Beginning-of-the-End-My-College-Career
RA and SGA Applications Open

RA and SGA Applications Open

It’s that time of year again! Student Development’s Residential Life and Community Life departments have opened the applications for the 2018-2019 Resident Assistants and Executive Student Government. These campus student leadership positions are a great way to make an impact in the ENC community. Whether you are interested in leading a hall of students, crafting engaging campus events, or even helping the ENC board write policy in the interest of students, there’s a position for every
Check Your Laundry From Your Smart Phone

Check Your Laundry From Your Smart Phone

We are excited to announce that starting today students can now check the status of their laundry from their smartphone or computer! Visit laundry.enc.edu and select your Residence Hall from the provided list. On the next page, you will be able to: See which machines are busy and time remaining on the load Send yourself an alert when your load is complete Send yourself an alert when a machine becomes available Check to see if a

4 Easy Cheap Christmas Dorm Decor and Craft Ideas

Being away from home around the holidays can be tough. Decorate your dorm room and get into the Christmas spirit with these 4 easy crafts that you can create for just pennies down at the IRC in the basement of the library. 1. Good Ole’ Fashion Paper Snowflakes     Instructions: First, get/make a square piece of paper. then, fold the paper in half so two opposite points meet. Continue folding the paper in half to
Introducing the 2017-2018 Residential Life Staff

Introducing the 2017-2018 Residential Life Staff

Every year Student Development goes through weeks of interviews refining the selection for the coveted 22 slots available as a Resident Assistant in the residence halls. This year was extra tricky as there was a surplus of qualified candidates and it’s hard to choose when there are so many wonderful options! We are excited to announce the 2017-2018 Resident Assistant list. Students, meet your new RAs! Josue Basilis – 3rd Young, Male Side Major: Computer Engineering
So Why Is ENC an Arboretum and What Is That…

So Why Is ENC an Arboretum and What Is That…

You’ve probably noticed small plaques adorning some of the trees on ENC’s campus connecting the plant to ENC’s Babcock Arboretum. Since 1993, ENC’s collection of 75 varieties has been designated an official arboretum named for the colorful Professor J.Verner Babcock who taught botany at ENC from 1938 until 1978. What is an arboretum? An arboretum is a botanical garden containing a collection of plants intended at least partly for scientific study. What are those small plaques
Meet the 2017-2018 SGA

Meet the 2017-2018 SGA

Last week the next Student Government team was elected. We talked to each of the election winners about their vision for next year and more importantly, what brought them to ENC. Scroll down and learn about what brought the 2017-2018 SGA team to want to work for you! (Top: Libby, McKenna, Kyera, Bottom: Danny, Niki, Aaron, Kirsten not pictured) Student Body President – Kyera Bryant Year: Junior Hometown: Guilford, Connecticut Major: Biology Fun Fact: I sleep
ENC’s 20 Clubs and Ministries

ENC’s 20 Clubs and Ministries

Did you know that ENC has 20 clubs, ministries, and on-campus organizations? Between ALANA, investment club, and JUMP Drama ministry, there’s something for everyone! Finding a like-minded group of people who are passionate about the things that matter to you is a great way to make friends and get involved. These are just a few of the many groups you could join, see one you like? ALANA – ALANA’s goal is to celebrate cultures that are
Advice from the 2016-2017 SGA

Advice from the 2016-2017 SGA

Student Government is a great resume booster and for the students who get involved is often the most rewarding and challenging experience of their college career. We talked a few members of the current executive SGA and got their advice for the current candidates running for election. Student Body President – Noelle Rudeen Always show students why you are running, they want to know what you are passionate about and your reasons for choosing to run.
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