Jill Engel-Hellman Appointed New Director of Housing and Residential Life/Assistant Dean of Students

Engel-Hellman at Denison. (via denison.edu)

Engel-Hellman and a student at Denison. (via denison.edu)

This afternoon Dean of Students Henry Toutain informed the student body via Student-Info that Jill Engel-Hellman has been appointed the new Director of Housing and Residential Life/Assistant Dean of Students effective July 1, 2014. Toutain also announced that Lisa Train, current Assistant Director of Residential Life has been appointed to the position of Associate Director of Housing and Residential Life for the 2014-15 school year. For more on Engel-Hellman, read after the break!

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Yale Law Has the Library Dog, We Have Sam

Photo by Lisa Train

My dad showed me this article a while ago, about a therapy dog that Yale Law students can check out during exam times. Since then, I’ve pondered why other schools don’t get on the dog-rental bandwagon.

Fear not, fellow stressed-out Kenyonites, the answer is here, in the form of an allstu from Lisa Train, Assistant Director of Housing and Residential Life for North Campus. She has a new puppy. A very, very, very adorable new puppy, named Sam. And, at approximately 9:05 p.m. last night, Ms. Train sent out her allstu, saying, and I quote:

“With stressful times like housing lottery, finals, and move-out coming up, some puppy luv might do some good … if you would like to schedule a play-date or a walk, let me know when you were thinking”. 

More information and the link to Sam’s Facebook page after the jump.

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