The Residential Life Team
|Ann Marie Przywara
Director of Residential Life
Degrees: MSEd in Counseling, BA in Psychology
Favorite Part of the Job: "I love the students and the life they breathe into our
residence halls and apartments. I love the teamwork of our central staff and
of our student residence hall staff when they work together, dig in, and make
a difference in our students' lives!"
Assistant Director of Residential Life for Operations
Degrees: MA in Student Affairs in Higher Education, BA in History
Favorite Part of the Job: "Working with students and helping them grow to
Experience: 20 years at Skidmore College in Campus Safety
Favorite Part of the Job: "I enjoy providing assistance for students,
parents, and faculty/staff!"
|Joseph R. Murphy
Degrees: MS in College & Agency Counseling, BA in Audio/Radio Production
Favorite Part of the Job: "Meeting so many new and great people!"
Degrees: MSed in Career and Technical Education, BS in Family and
Consumer Sciences Education and Human Ecology
Favorite Part of the Job: "Working with a wide variety of people, both
students and staff!"
Degrees: MA in Higher Education and Student Affairs, BA in English
Favorite Part of the Job: "I enjoy being able to support students as they
learn and grow from each new experience!"
Degrees: MS in Public Administration with a focus in Justice Administration,
BS in Psychology, AS in Social Work
Favorite Part of the Job: "My favorite part of the job as an Area Coordinator
is the ability to infuse inspiration, motivation and support among our
students as they strive to become better than yesterday!"
Residence Hall & Apartment Teams
The Area Coordinator (AC) is a full-time live-in professional staff member who resides in one of the residence halls or apartment villages. The AC supervises the Resident Assistants or Unit Assistants in their residential area. The AC assists residents with their development and out of the classroom experience while at college. In addition to the supervision, the AC works in the Office of Residential Life, sharing responsibility of the daily operations of the entire Skidmore residential community.
The Unit Assistant (UA) is an upper-class student who resides in a designated neighborhood within an apartment village. UAs are integral to the general growth and welfare of each individual and community as a whole. UAs serve as peer role models for their fellow students, while acting as liaisons between their residents and the college administration.
The Resident Assistant (RA) is a student who resides on a designated floor within a residence hall. RAs are integral to the general growth and welfare of each individual and community as a whole. RAs serve as peer role models for their fellow students, while acting as liaisons between their residents and the college administration.