Posts Tagged: student employees

Madelienne Skinner Awarded the 2019 Sara Gregory Scholarship

Congratulations to Madelienne (Maddy) Skinner, a first-year student from Cumming, who has been selected as the 2019 recipient of the Sara McDowell Gregory Memorial Scholarship at Oxford College!  This award was established in 2011 by Humanities Professor John W. Gregory, Sr., who retired from Oxford College in 1979.  He established the Sara Gregory Scholarship in memory…

Spotlight On: Library Leader Charlotte Wang

_____________________ Name: Charlotte Wang Hometown: Shanghai, China / St.Louis, Missouri Class: Class of 2021 Major: Biology (minor in QSS) Fun fact about Charlotte: I came to the U.S. when I was 13 years old. I am an Oxford research scholar. I spend more time in the science building than in my dorm.  My Chinese name…

Spotlight On: Library Leader Stephanie Lee

_______________________________________ Name: Stephanie Inhyung Lee Hometown: Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands Class: Second Year Majors: Environmental Science & International Studies Facts about Stephanie:  Move-In Day at Oxford was my first time in the South. My middle name is my parents’ couple name and it literally means doll in Korean. In kindergarten, I wanted to be a…

Student Employee of the Month: Rose Tehrani

Rose Tehrani, a second-year Biology and Spanish major, has been selected as Oxford College Library’s Student Employee of the month for April! Rose is an extremely diligent and reliable student employee. She communicates well with staff and her co-workers, is dependable, and anticipates the needs of patrons. Rose exceeds the expectations of customer service we…

Student Employee of the Month: Francesca Abulencia

Francesca Abulencia, a second-year student and one of our most dependable and positive student employees, has been selected as Oxford College Library’s Student Employee of the Month for March! Through her great customer service at the front desk, readiness for a challenge, enthusiasm for early morning shifts, and dependability, Francesca has demonstrated the four principles…

Spotlight On: Library Leader Regina Luu

              Name: Regina Luu Hometown: Lawrenceville, GA Class: Second Year Major: Chemistry       Facts about Regina: I’m a 3rd degree black belt in taekwondo. My brother and I started taekwondo at the same time, but he quit before me. I continued only until I was a rank above…

Student Employee of the Month: Bridget Barnsley

  This month’s Student Employee of the Month is a student who demonstrates approachability, flexibility, and professionalism, and is invested in the library. Bridget Barnsley, a first-year student majoring in Creative Writing and Film and Media Management, has been recognized as Oxford College Library’s Student Employee of the Month for February! Bridget has shown excellent…

Spotlight On: Library Leader Helen Choi

Name: Helen Choi Hometown: Fort Lee, NJ Class: Second Year Majors: English and Computer Science Facts about Helen:  I was in my high school marching band I have three younger siblings Helen is not part of my legal name I enjoy writing short stories during my free time I am of the firm belief that the brownies…

Spotlight On: Library Leader Ada Li

Name: Ada Li (center of photo) Hometown: Lithia, FL Class: Second Year Major: Biology Facts about Ada:  I love musicals; I have around 300 songs in my Musicals playlist. I don’t have an appendix. My left eye and right eye have different visions; the right eye is worse than the left. I love to sew,…

Spotlight On: Library Leader Jazmyn Wood

Name: Jazmyn Wood Hometown: Lawrenceville, GA Class: Sophomore Major: Biology/Psychology Factoids about Jazmyn: I am a bleeding heart for all animals. I love them all (except lizards their tails kind of weird me out). I had as many pets as my parents would allow growing up including: dogs, a hamster, Robo dwarf hamsters, guinea pigs,…

Spotlight On: Library Leader Kate Frances Chandler

Name: Kate Frances Chandler Hometown: Cocoa Beach, Florida Class: Sophomore Major: Human Health, Pre-Dental Factoids about Kate: Even though I currently live in Cocoa Beach, Florida, I used to live an hour away from Oxford for about 15 years, and I moved to Florida right before starting at Oxford. However, all of my family is from Florida, so I…

Spotlight On: Library Leader Laura Cortina

Name: Laura Cortina Hometown: Homestead, FL Class: Second-year Major: Political Science/Philosophy Factoids about Laura: When I was around eight to twelve years old, I would spend most of my free time in the public library that was two storefronts down from where my mom used to work. The librarians had to tell my mom that…