I’m Sydney and I grew up in Bourbonnais, Illinois. I will be graduating in the spring of 2019 with a Biology degree and I look to continue my education at Dental school the following fall. I will be the Head Resident of Jaeger Hall for my second time this coming year! I love being around new students and helping bridge the adjustment from high school to college. In my free time, I really enjoy watching movies, listening to music and doing crafts. I am currently crocheting a super large blanket. Along with being HR of Jaeger Hall, I am a part of the Benedictine Honors Program and a member of the Woman's Soccer Team. I am excited to get to know all of you this school year!
Hey, I’m Maria and I grew up on the north side of Chicago. For the 2018-2019 school year, I will be a Sophomore at Benedictine University majoring in Radiation Therapy. I am one of the Resident Assistants of Jaeger Hall and am excited to meet all of the new students joining us on campus! In my free time, I really enjoy spending time with my friends and family. I am a member of the Women’s Lacrosse Team. Caring for others and being energetic describes me. I hope I can make you feel right at home and be there for you.
Hey, I’m Adia and I will be a sophomore at Benedictine University for the 2018-2019 school year. I am majoring in Biology with a Minor in Music. I grew up in Oswego, IL, which is about a half hour from Lisle. Currently on campus, I am involved in the BenU Eagles Athletic Band and their Cheer Team. In my free time, I like to watch cool science videos, sleep, play my saxophone, and spend time with my friends and family. I will be one of the RAs in Jaeger Hall. I am looking forward to meeting all the new students coming in this school year. I am also very excited to create a safe and fun filled community with everyone.
Hello! I'm Megan and I'm from the Northwest Suburbs of Chicago in a town called Streamwood. In the year of 2018-2019, I will be a senior pursuing a major in Graphic Arts and Design and a minor in Marketing. I will be a second year Resident Assistant in Jaeger Hall, and I am ready to make memories with all of you! Both traditional and digital art are my passions and I'm always more than happy to teach others about them. Also, I love getting to know people and finding out interests that we may have in common or what I can learn about. I am an active member of the Art Club as well as graphic designer to Programming Board, but I will often lend a helping hand to any organization that needs assistance. Helping others grow in a new place such as college is something that I have always dreamed about and I hope we can all come together to make this year spectacular!
Head Resident - Ondrak Hall
Hello, I'm Jon and I grew up in Batavia Illinois. For the 2018-2019 school year, I will be a senior at Benedictine studying Mathematics with a minor in Secondary Education. I am the Head Resident of Ondrak Hall and am eager to meet all of the new students who will be joining us on campus! In my free time, I enjoy spending time with friends, relaxing, and watching movies/tv shows. I am a Wide Reciever on the football team, a member of the Student Athletic Advisory Committee, and a member of the math club. Community building and programming are ways in which I believe that residents can come together and meet people that they will be friends with for the rest of their lives. These two activities have made me the man I am today and, hopefully, be able to make you feel like Benedictine is a place that you can call home.
First Floor - Ondrak Hall
Hey, my name is Nathan Negron and I am a senior with a major in English Language and Literature with a minor in Secondary Education. As for where I grew up, that was Chicago, Illinois but my family recently moved to Woodstock, Illinois. My time here at my second home is almost over, with two years left until I begin student teaching in spring of 2020. I have been an employee for Center for Mission and Identity for the past three years, an orientation leader my sophomore year, an executive board member for Ben Beginnings my junior year, and a Campus Ministry Cor member my junior year as well. My excitement for being an RA in Ondrak Hall is an understatement since this position will allow me to interact with the incoming freshmen. Helping those that will be experiencing being away from home for the first time is something that I am looking forward to since I truly believe your freshmen year is a learning experience.
Second Floor - Ondrak Hall
Hello, I’m Dimitri from Algonquin, Illinois. I will be a Sophomore this year majoring in Music Education, and I am one of the Ondrak RAs. I look forward to getting to know all of the new residents this year. In my free time, I enjoy spending time with my friends and family, or just listening to music. I am a member of the Benedictine Theater Club and Athletic Band, and I perform in various ensembles. I hope to be a guide to you all in your first steps through college!
Second Floor - Ondrak Hall
Howdy, I’m Tom and I grew up in Imperial, Missouri. For the 2018-2019 school year, I will be a Sophomore at Benedictine majoring in Exercise and Sports Studies. I am a Resident Assistant in Ondrak Hall, and am excited to meet all of the new students joining us on campus! In my free time, I really enjoy spending time with my friends, playing video games, or playing catch in the quad. I am always looking for more to do on campus. I spent many years in Boy Scouts and earned the distinction of Eagle Scout so leadership and personal relationships are something I enjoy building. I know it may be nerve raking and scary but, I hope to make you feel at home in your home away from home.
Hello, my name is Luke and I am from Bolingbrook, Illinois. I will be a senior and the Head Resident of Founders Woods during the 2018-2019 academic year. I am a Mathematics and Computer Science major as well as a Pole Vaulter for the Track and Field team. I enjoy playing video games, tinkering around with code to make fun computer programs, and sleeping. I am a member of Student Athlete Advisory Council and Kappa Mu Epsilon, a math honors society. I look forward to the challenges and fun that the school year brings, and hope that you do as well!
Hey, I'm Ken and I grew up in and around Chicago, Illinois. For the 2018-2019 school year, I will be a senior at Benedictine majoring in Management and Organization with a concentration in Human Resources. I have been assigned as the Resident Assistant of Anderson Hall and am excited to meet all of the new students on campus, as well as to have some of my previous residents now moving to founders. In my free time, I really enjoy spending time with my friends and taking pictures. I am an avid fitness enthusiast and enjoy long walks on the beach. Community building and providing residents with a sense of belonging are important to me as a person and a Resident assistant and look forward to helping as many people as I can belong to the Benedictine community.
My name is Kija Cammock and I am originally from Kansas City, KS. In the upcoming school year I will be a senior here at Benedictine and am looking forward to reaching my greatest potential before I graduate. I am actively involved in the Black Student Union on campus and also participate in collegiate athletics, on the Woman’s Basketball Team. I enjoy listening to music, writing poetry, and helping people as much as I can. I’m really looking forward to becoming a resident assistant in Founder’s Woods and can’t wait to make an impact in whatever way I can.
Hello, my name is Tyler and I'm from Bartlett, Illinois. For the 2018-2019 school year I will be a Junior and a Senior at BenU majoring in Psychology with a concentration in Pre-Physical Therapy and Pre-Occupational Therapy. For this school year I will be a Resident Assistant in Founder's and I'm stoked to be able to pay it forward and help all new and returning students just as my RA helped me. I'm a multi-sport athlete here at Benedictine so I'm a bit of a busy body, and when I have free time I enjoy watching movies or playing videogames! Some hobbies of mine include drawing or working on my car. I'm an avid car enthusiast and it plays a part of who I am today. I can't wait to meet all of you and get this year off to a great start.