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Dealing with the aftermate of a Suicide

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Last semester was my first semester as an RA. I had a floor of 67 coed first-year students. Late in the year, one of my residents, who had become a…

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Starting the 2nd Semester Right

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What do you think are some ways to get started on the right foot in the second semester? A bit of advice that I think would be helpful for you…

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Confidentiality – Respecting Your Residents

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One thing that’s important to remember in any job that you do is to treat your customer with respect. As members of Hall Staff, our customers are the residents. One…

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Tropical Princess Party

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End of the Year Celebration with my residents (all freshman)We played games, socialized, and ate snacks.I called it a tropical princess party because I thinking outside the box and marketing…

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Critical Incidents – Response and Reaction

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It is something that Residence Life staff everywhere hope never to have to deal with, yet the threat is real. RA training touches upon it barely, if at all. What…

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