Associate Director of 招生
Virginia grew up in Rockbridge Baths, Virginia, a small community in the Shenandoah mountains. She majored in History and Anthropology with a minor in African Studies at the University of Virginia. While she was there, she fell in love with storytelling through admissions and historical tours. 毕业后, Virginia worked for a youth workforce development board in Boston and a collaborative aiming to lower the local high school dropout rate. In 2017, she joined Tufts 招生 as an 招生 Counselor where she oversaw student volunteers. 弗吉尼亚收到了她的M.A. in Higher Education and Student Affairs from NYU Steinhardt in 2021. 虽然, she interned with NYU Metro Center, mentored first-generation college students, and interned with the WashU in St. Louis First-Year Summer Academic Program. Virginia serves as the coordinator of the transfer reading process, supervisor of the visit experience team, and one of our Slate Captains.
Virginia uses she/her/hers pronouns.
国内: 阿肯色州, 夏威夷, 爱荷华州, 爱达荷州, 堪萨斯, 肯塔基州, 蒙大拿, 内布拉斯加州, 新墨西哥, 纽约(曼哈顿), 北达科他, 俄克拉何马州, Virginia (excluding Arlington and Fairfax Counties), 南达科塔州, 西维吉尼亚州, 和怀俄明州
Why did you choose to work at Barnard?
Every Barnard student and alumnae I have met has approached the world with curiosity, 情报, 和信心. The college and those affiliated with it inspire me relentlessly. I am excited to support New York State-based scholarship programs that make this incredible historically women's college more accessible.
What is your favorite book?
我不能只选一个! 目前, 在沃尔玛哭泣 米歇尔·佐纳著; 公民非法 作者:jossore Olivarez 良好的谈话 米拉·雅各布.
What is your favorite thing to do in NYC?
I love exploring nature in the City. Whenever I feel overwhelmed, I head over to Prospect Park or Brighton Beach to enjoy the scenery.
What is your favorite place on campus?
The Arthur Ross Greenhouse. I love that we have a greenhouse on top of Milbank Hall, our oldest building on campus!
What is a random fun fact about yourself?
I used to give tours at a historic home and an arboretum.