Tag Archives: admission

Meet the 2012 Summer Ambassadors

Meet the six students who work as Summer Ambassadors in the Office of Admission and Financial Aid. Learn about their favorite class and hear admission tips from a current student perspective.

Host:Katie Randa

Special Guests
Christine Bell ‘13
Stella Dadson ‘15
Caitlin James ‘14
Lucy McMurry ‘13
Genna Reed ‘13
Sam Riehl ‘15

Takeaways

  • Get to know Stella, Caitlin, Lucy, Genna, Sam, and Christine.
  • Learn about our ambassadors’ favorite classes – so far.
  • Ambassadors offer tips for the college search process.
  • Follow their summer adventures via Twitter @dcambassadors
  • Schedule your summer campus visit.

Meet the 2012 Summer Ambassadors

Application Processing

Host: Katie Randa

Special Guests
Jenny Clarke, Application Processing Manager

Takeaways

  • Learn how Davidson processes applications.
  • What happens once you submit your application?
  • Davidson accepts the Davidson Application (Part 1, Part 2), Common Application, and College Foundation of North Carolina Application.
  • How long does it take to process an entire application?
  • Processing will contact you when we receive your application, if it is  incomplete, and when it is complete.
  • Should you submit all your materials at once, or when each piece is ready?
  • Application tips from the processing perspective.

Application Processing

Meet the new Admission staff, 2011

Host: Katie Randa

Special Guests
Justin Hua ’11, Admission Counselor
Tim Hudson ’11, Admission Counselor
Irma Navarro ’07, Assistant Dean of Admission

Takeaways

  • Meet the Office of Admission and Financial Aid’s three new staff members.
  • Want to know more about your specific regional admission counselor? Explore our staff profiles.
  • Want to meet us face-to-face in your hometown? Check when Davidson will be in your area this fall.
  • Want to meet us face-to-face on campus? Schedule a visit online.

Meet the new Admission staff 2011

Meet the Summer Ambassadors

Host:Katie Randa

Special Guests
Meg Currie ‘12
Catherine Hare ‘14
Cameron Joe ‘14
Tafadzwa Mahlanganise ‘13
Allen Rigby ’14
Julia Watkins ’14

Takeaways

  • What is a Summer Ambassador?
  • Get to know Meg, Catherine, Cameron, Tafadzwa, Allen, and Julia.
  • What are the Summer Ambassadors’ favorite Davidson memories, and what application tips do they have for rising high school seniors?
  • Schedule your summer campus visit.

Meet the Summer Ambassadors

Application Tips

Host: Katie Randa

Special Guests
Kortni Campbell, Assistant Dean of Admission and Financial Aid
Steven Gentile ‘06, Assistant Dean of Admission and Financial Aid
David Kraus, Director of Admission
Chris Marsicano ’10, Admission Counselor
Rebecca Speiser ‘08, Assistant Dean of Admission and Financial Aid

Takeaways

Application Tips

2010-2011 Admission Updates

Host: Jeff Tolly

Special Guests
Katie Randa, Assistant Dean of Admission and Financial Aid
Rebecca Speiser ’08, Assistant Dean of Admission and Financial Aid

Takeaways

  • The short response questions on the Davidson Application have changed.  Hear admission counselors discuss the new question and offer tips for answering the question.
  • The Admission Office is going paperless in its application review process.  Learn why the office made the switch and how it affects the admission process.
  • Check out previous Pod’cats posts on admission topics.

Update in Admission

Meet the New Admission Counselors, 2010

Host: Katie Randa

Special Guests
Alexis Bibbs, Senior Admission Counselor
Abby Jones ‘10, Admission Counselor
Christopher R. Marsicano ‘10, Admission Counselor
Jeff Tolly ‘10, Admission Counselor

Takeaways

  • Ge to know the Office of Admission’s newest counselors.
  • Want to know more about your specific regional admission counselor? Choose your geographic region to explore our staff profiles.
  • Want to meet us face-to-face in your hometown? Check out when Davidson will be in your area this fall.
  • Want to meet us face-to-face on campus? Schedule a visit online.

Meet the New Admission Counselors

Admission “Year in Review”, part 2

Host: Katie Randa

Special Guests
David Mabe ‘04, Assistant Dean of Admission and Financial Aid
Rebecca Speiser ’08, Admission Counselor
Katie Randa, Admission Counselor
Irma Navarro ‘07, Assistant Dean of Admission and Financial Aid
Steven Gentile ‘06, Assistant Dean of Admission and Financial Aid

Join five staff members in the Office of Admission and Financial Aid as they offer their reflections on the past year, and insights into the upcoming year.

Admission “Year in Review”, part 2

Admission “Year in Review”, part 1

Host: Katie Randa

Special Guests
David Mabe ‘04, Assistant Dean of Admission and Financial Aid
Rebecca Speiser ’08, Admission Counselor
Katie Randa, Admission Counselor
Irma Navarro ‘07, Assistant Dean of Admission and Financial Aid
Steven Gentile ‘06, Assistant Dean of Admission and Financial Aid

Join five staff members in the Office of Admission and Financial Aid as they share stories about prospective students who impressed them this past year.

Admission “Year in Review”, part 1