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Stevie Kisty: Serving smiles one resident at a time

Stevie Kisty was inspired to become an RA by his own first-year RA, Lejla Suljevic.

By Erica Guthrie, Senior Staff Writer

January 24, 2019

Dallas native and first year mechanical engineering student Warren Lester said his transition from a small midwestern private school to a large state university was difficult, but having Stevie Kisty as his RA helped make the process much smoother.

Dante Watson: Circling tracks and rounding the floor

Sophomore track athlete Dante Wilson serves as a resident assistant for first-year students in Sutherland Hall East. (Photo courtesy of Dante Watson)

By Trent Leonard | Staff Writer

January 19, 2018

Between lacing up his cleats for a race and spending late nights studying in Hillman, sophomore track athlete Dante Watson has a few other responsibilities: mediating disputes, doing rounds on dorm floors and being a good listener. In addition to being an athlete and a full-time student studying communic...

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