Shirley Hall Staff
Hometown: Lubbock, Texas
Education: Bachelor of Science in Nursing, in progress from West Texas A&M University (anticipated May 2015)
What I Love About WT: WT is big enough you don't see the same people every day, but small enough to always see a familiar face!
Why I'm Excited to be a Coordinator: I love Shirley Hall!...it's been my home for three years and I am excited to make it home for everyone else.
Unit/Hall: Shirley Units A/F
Hometown: Canyon, Texas
Major: Music Education
What I Love About WT: I love the small, hometown environment WT has. The people are friendly, kind, and have your back every step of the way.
Why I Love Living On Campus: I love living on campus! It's a great opportunity to make friends, and have security and freedom. Living on campus is a home away from home. WT is like its own little town and I am so proud to be a part of it.
Why I'm Excited to be an RA: I'm so excited to be an RA this year because of all the great residents who want to be involved. This is a great opportunity to make friends, show people the love I have for WT, and try to make others see why living on campus is so much fun. This job makes me feel a part of something bigger than myself. I am so glad to have a role on campus that allows me to make the residents' college experience worthwhile.
Unit/Hall: Shirley Units B/C
Hometown: Odessa, Texas
Major: Graphic Design
What I Love About WT: What I love most about WT is the close-knit community. I love getting to see 10 familiar faces as I'm walking to class everyday.
Why I Love Living On Campus: I love living on campus because it really feels like home. There are always new people to meet and something to do. Being able to still make it to class on time after oversleeping is a plus also!
Why I'm Excited to be an RA: TI'm excited to be an RA because I get to help residents with whatever is going on in their lives, big or small. I also love being able to make Shirley Hall and WT feel like home to them!
Unit/Hall: Shirley Units D/E
Hometown: Bratt, Florida
What I Love About WT: I have always loved how connected WT gets to their students! This campus strives to be a place for everyone to come let their ideas and opinions be heard.
Why I Love Living On Campus: The community that develops on campus is amazing and I love being able to live here and experience it to the fullest. Living on campus is the best way to start your college career, in my opinion, because of the support you receive.
Why I'm Excited to be an RA: Every semester, I get so excited to come back because I love affecting the people around me positively as an RA! There is something really beautiful about being a part of everyone's college experience. I get to see the ups and downs that college students go through and I get to lend a helping hand when it gets hard.
Unit/Hall: Shirley Units G/H/I
Hometown: Albuquerque, New Mexico
Major: Music Therapy
What I Love About WT: I love being part of such a tight-knit community! There are so many opportunities at WT and success is always attainable here.
Why I Love Living On Campus: It's so easy to get involved when you live on campus. I have more opportunities to meet new people and try new things when everything I need is close by.
Why I'm Excited to be an RA: I love being able to meet new people! Welcoming others to WT is a great experience and being an RA is a great way to make a difference in the lives of fellow students.
Unit/Hall: Shirley Units J/K/L
Hometown: Stinnett, Texas
Major: Sports and Exercise Sciences (Pre-Physical Therapy)
What I Love About WT: The campus is beautiful year-round, it has a friendly atmosphere, and everything is designed to help you succeed. Here at WT, you’re not just a number, you’re part of community. You can share your passions, meet new people, and best of all, just be YOURSELF! Go Buffs!!!!
Why I Love Living On Campus: Living in the residence halls, you get to take advantage of all the campus services, meet so many different people, and attend all kinds of fun events. Residence Life is definitely the way to go!
Why I'm Excited to be an RA: Being an RA, I get to help residents adjust to their environment and make the best out of Residence Life. I’ve always loved living on campus, so I wanted to provide the same experiences for others and make WT feel like home.