Lee and Beaumont Residential College Director

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Residential College Directors (RCDs) are full-time student affairs professionals with significant experience in residential life and student development. RCDs manage the day-to-day operations of the residential college, supervise the Resident Advisors (RAs) and Graduate Fellows (GFs), and are responsible for overseeing the maintenance of their facilities. RCDs assist students in the development of programs, co-advise the college council, and handle student concerns and conduct. RCDs also work closely with Faculty Fellows (FFs) and Faculty Associates (FAs).

Sandoval, Laura

LEE AND BEAUMONT RESIDENTIAL COLLEGE DIRECTOR

Hometown
Weslaco, Texas

Education
St. Edward’s University
Bachelor of Arts – Psychology and Spanish

Washington University in St. Louis
Master of Social Work

Favorite Book
Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel Garcia Marquez

Favorite TV Show
Friday Night Lights

Favorite Quote
“Justice is really love in calculation.” – Martin Luther King Jr.

Why Wash U?
It came naturally to me. I came here for my Master of Social Work degree, fell in love, and stuck around. I’m lucky to be here.