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Where R.A. Now?

By Tom Ellett

Resident Assistants are the most important peer support for students in college. This podcast is dedicated to finding where the former RA's of New York University have gone since their days assisting students at NYU and learning about what skills they still utilize from their training as an RA. Hosted by Tom Ellett, Sr. Associate Vice President of Student Affairs at NYU and a current RA who aspires to be in the career field of our guest.

  1. 1.
    Episode 75: Special Season Finale NYU RA Alumni Events - Live interviews from Carlyle, Third North and Weinstein Hall w/ roving reporter Nia Harris (RA in Lafayette)06/17/2019
    31:27
  2. 2.
    Episode 74: Major Carman Leone '06 Liberal Art w/ co-host Vincent Feng, RA in Founders Hall '1906/06/2019
    32:04
  3. 3.
    Episode 73: Bridget Godwin '05 (Pediatrician and Attending Assistant Professor at CHOP) w/ cohost Kaila Krauser (RA in Alumni/7th Street)06/03/2019
    36:08
  4. 4.
    Episode 72: Zontee Hou '07 Stern (Founder of Media Volery) w/ cohost Melisa Sajjid (RA in Clark Hall)05/29/2019
    33:22
  5. 5.
    Episode 71: Antonio Duran '14 (PhD and Faculty member) w/ cohost Ellie Leggett (RA in Lipton Hall)05/22/2019
    33:28
  6. 6.
    Episode 70: Hilary Brandenburg '12 Gallatin with cohost Jacob Lui (RA in Alumni/7th Street)05/19/2019
    32:01
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    Episode 69: Anna D’Souza '00 Stern w/ cohost RCA Siyona Boujanku Samuel (Greenwich)05/15/2019
    17:42
  8. 8.
    Episode 68: Sarah Misch '12 Steinhardt (Actress) w/ cohost RA Gabby Sanchez-Corea (Alumni)05/13/2019
    24:05
  1. 9.
    Episode 67: Bart Rosenthal '08 Stern & MBA Stern (Product marketing manager) w/ cohost Gisel Marmolejo (RA in Coral)05/06/2019
    36:22
  2. 10.
    Episode 66: Terri Burns '16 CAS - Principal, Venture Capital w/ Google w/ co-host RA Adrienne Bailey (Founders Hall)05/03/2019
    24:21
  3. 11.
    Episode 65: Clive Chang '09 MFA Tisch Creative Entertainment Strategist w/ cohost RA Eliran Oz (Coral Tower) 04/28/2019
    32:01
  4. 12.
    Episode 64: Maxim Berger '09 Stern (RA in Lafayette) w/ cohost RA Harjap Charaia, Third North04/24/2019
    27:05
  5. 13.
    Episode 63: Christopher Chan Roberson Tisch BFA '97 with cohost Ben Freemantle RA in Founders Hall04/21/2019
    33:18
  6. 14.
    Episode 62: Neil Patel '09 CAS RA in Lafayette w/ cohost Syeda Hassan RA in Goddard - Residential College04/17/2019
    19:10
  7. 15.
    Episode 61: Joanna Champion '07 BA Tisch and '10 MA Steinhardt w/ cohost - Kimberly Andy RA (Coral)04/15/2019
    33:07
  8. 16.
    Episode 60: Roseann Maurantonio ('04 Steinhardt B.S. & M.A.'11 Steinhardt) Elementary Teacher w/ cohost RA Karen Wu (Founders)04/10/2019
    22:02
  9. 17.
    Episode 59: Suhaly Bautista-Carolina '08 CAS & '10 Grad Wagner (Community Engagement) w/ cohost Bhavini Kakani, RA in Goddard04/03/2019
    29:55
  10. 18.
    Episode 58: Ronald Rapatalo '97 CAS (Life Coach, Executive Search, Consultant & more! with co-host Dylan Tossavainen (RCA - Lipton Hall)04/01/2019
    30:16
  11. 19.
    Episode 57: Meghna Shah '07 CAS Internal Medicine Physician w/ co-host Michelle Chow (Second Street)03/27/2019
    24:00
  12. 20.
    Episode 56: An NYU LOVE story! Welcome Week Couple! Richa Tandon '10 Stern (Finance) & Mrunal Parmar '10 CAS and Dentistry '13 (Dentist) w/ cohost Andrea Bautista (RA in Brittany)03/24/2019
    29:59
  13. 21.
    Episode 55: Mark Shirian '09 SPS (Sports Management) now a lawyer with cohost Matthew Horesh Bernstein (RA in Founders Hall)03/18/2019
    23:04
  14. 22.
    Episode 54: Jonathan Wu '04 Stern (Risk Advisor) with cohost Melody Mendez RA in Founders Hall03/14/2019
    21:25
  15. 23.
    Episode 53: Kathleen Shafer Gallatin '01 Artist, writer and geographer with cohost JP Godoy (RA in Founders).03/10/2019
    21:46
  16. 24.
    Episode 52: Bryan Brazeau GSAS '15 PhD Italian Studies, Faculty member w/ cohost Chase Lau (RA in Second Street)03/07/2019
    29:11
  17. 25.
    Episode 51: Dr. Ken Schneck '99 & '01 Faculty in Higher Education w/ cohost Alyssa Barrett (RA in Clark Hall)03/04/2019
    30:21
  18. 26.
    Special Episode 50: Three former Res Life professionals & NYU grad school alums John Kazlauskas, Sara Klein and Ryan Sylvester02/27/2019
    54:13
  19. 27.
    Episode 49: Jonathan Graf '04 CAS Weinstein Hall RA w/ cohost Isabelle Lavendero (Palladium)02/20/2019
    25:23
  20. 28.
    Episode 48: Isha Dandavate '10 (CAS) Google - User Experience; RA in Alumni/7A w/ cohost Sophia Shi (Alumni/7A)02/17/2019
    25:30
  21. 29.
    Episode 47: Daryl Jordan '03 (Steinhardt) Music Education RA - Broome Street w/ cohost Maria Lemire (Brittany hall)02/13/2019
    24:24
  22. 30.
    Episode 46: Kenton Muscato '09 Stern (U-Hall) w/ cohost David Zarowin (RA in Coral Tower)02/10/2019
    22:27
  23. 31.
    Episode 45: Marcella Runell Hall, EdD (Steinhardt '99) w/ cohost Laura Rubio (Gramercy)02/05/2019
    33:47
  24. 32.
    Episode 44: Mark Levy '12 (CAS) Musician and Licensing Agent w/ cohost Kristian Dahlborn (Carlyle)01/30/2019
    32:06
  25. 33.
    Episode 43: Maliha Salim '07 CAS (Hayden Hall) Product Management w/ cohost Youyi Li (Gramercy)01/28/2019
    24:13
  26. 34.
    Episode 42: Joseph Azam '03 & '05 CAS Lawyer & Chief Compliance Officer cohost David Zarowin (Coral)01/24/2019
    25:19
  27. 35.
    Episode 41: Dan Barker '09 CAS and Rogelio Plasencia '09 Stern w/cohost Jenny Yae (Lafayette)01/17/2019
    29:03
  28. 36.
    Episode 40: Geoffrey Kwan '15 Steinhardt (Third North) Recruiter w/ RCA Sabeena Singhani (Palladium)01/10/2019
    23:23
  29. 37.
    Episode 39: Opal Bennett '99 CAS Film curator w/ law degree (Weinstein) w/ cohost Natalia Bell 01/03/2019
    24:03
  30. 38.
    Episode 38: Vanessa Herman '05 (Gallatin) E-commerce/content expert w/ Ketia Jeune (Grad RA in Stuytown) 12/31/2018
    23:50
  31. 39.
    Episode 37: Jamie Chlebowski '11 and Jonathan Fieweger '12 (Entertainment) w/ RA Sofia Cortez 12/24/2018
    25:56
  32. 40.
    Episode 36: Jamia Wilson '09 GSAS, Exec Director and Publisher Feminist Press w/ RA Ishani Synghal12/17/2018
    34:20
  33. 41.
    Episode 35: Nick Jensen CAS '11 & Guido Ditto CAS '11 Creative Strategy/User Exper. w/ Ashwin Tanuku12/13/2018
    32:55
  34. 42.
    Episode 34: John Fugelsang TSOA, actor, comic, tv host & broadcaster w/ co-host Cam Messinger (WN)12/10/2018
    20:35
  35. 43.
    Ramya Kamath DDS '09 CAS (Palladium RA) discusses career as a Dentist cohost Yumi Liu (Founders RA)12/06/2018
    22:03
  36. 44.
    Episode 32: Nadia Kist '02 CAS & '04 Wagner Non-profit work (U-hall) co-host Elena Dimaano (Coral)12/03/2018
    21:45
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    Episode 31: Christina and James Di Bartolo '10 (Brittany & 26th) w/ cohost Keaton Clark (Palladium11/29/2018
    23:06
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    Episode 30: Tariq Ahmad '01 Yale U. Prof & MD Cardiovascular Medicine w/ co-host Lianna Tayman -TN11/26/2018
    19:54
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    Episode 29: Josh Segarra '08 Broadway and Cinema star visits with co-host RA Sara Atehortua (TN)11/22/2018
    19:27
  40. 48.
    Episode 28: Juan Espinal NYU '12 Teacher and Educator w/ cohost Ary Reich (Rubin)11/19/2018
    18:25
  41. 49.
    Episode 27: Doug Booth '12 Buyer Brooks Brothers (Coral Tower) w/ cohost Hermione Brice (Carlyle)11/15/2018
    16:19
  42. 50.
    Episode 26: Bryan Pirolli '08 (Hayden) Journalist, author & travel expert! cohost Tosin Cole (Lipton11/12/2018
    20:24
  43. 51.
    Episode 25: Matt Schulte '10 TN RA KC Royals front office co-host Bria Perkins RLA Palladium11/08/2018
    18:15
  44. 52.
    Episode 24: Teresa Lee '11 (RA in Palladium) comic and writer! co-host Bernie Torres (Weinstein RA)11/05/2018
    18:17
  45. 53.
    Episode 23: Anjum Unwala '08 former Palladium RA (lawyer) with cohost - Colin Liu (Lafayette RA)11/01/2018
    19:01
  46. 54.
    Episode 22: Justin Silver '12 Stern School (Weinstein) Entrepreneur w/ cohost Ben Neiley (Lipton)10/28/2018
    18:01
  47. 55.
    Episode 21: Colin Stayton '06 Corporate Marketing professional cohost Apollonia Karampatsou10/25/2018
    18:44
  48. 56.
    Episode 20: Stephanie Sciandra '11 Creative Storyteller (Gramercy Green) cohost- Jessica Smith 10/21/2018
    18:13
  49. 57.
    Episode 19: David Mitchell '10 lawyer labor/employment co-host Siyona Samuel RCA Greenwich10/18/2018
    16:31
  50. 58.
    Episode 18: NY State Assemblywoman Nily Rozic '07 lived in Weinstein joins co-host RA Ben Rock 10/15/2018
    15:47
  51. 59.
    Episode 17: Dr. Lee Hwang '08 Palladium RA 6th year resident Cleveland Clinic w/ cohost Jenny Ijoma10/11/2018
    16:56
  52. 60.
    Episode 16: Muni Syed '05 is a business coach and strategist. Co-host Karishma Bhagani.10/08/2018
    22:20
  53. 61.
    Episode 15: Jessica White '07 Actress turned MD. Co-hosted by Ricky Pugalee, UHall 2nd year RA.10/04/2018
    15:13
  54. 62.
    Episode 14: Keith Haskel '08 Tisch grad who worked in Weinstein and Lafayette Halls. An incredibly talented master of comedy. With special guest co-host Founders RA Beau Hart!10/01/2018
    19:14
  55. 63.
    Episode 13: Tommy Craven '15 Gallatin School and Carlyle RA. Writer/Producer for NBCUniversal's integrated marketing departments.09/27/2018
    17:08
  56. 64.
    Episode 12: Mustfa Manzur '11 and Savetrie Bachan '09 & '11 were RAs at Lafayette and then for other buildings in RLHS. Mustfa is in Medical School and Savetrie is a speech language pathologist.09/24/2018
    18:31
  57. 65.
    Episode 11: Kim Pham NYU '14, Carlyle Court, Venture Capitalist09/19/2018
    15:26
  58. 66.
    Episode 10: Dilim Dieke NYU '15 MSW from Silver and WSV Grad RA. She is social worker at Big Brothers/Big Sisters and an adjunct faculty member at Columbia U.09/16/2018
    15:39
  59. 67.
    Episode 9: Michael George alum '11 served as an RA in Rubin Hall's Photography Explorations floor. He is now a photographer and writer based in Brooklyn. His upcoming book is called: Life at the Zoo.09/10/2018
    18:22
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    Episode 8: Jackie Kim alum NYU '15 RA in Rubin Hall on the Fashion/Business Floor and works as Assoiciate Fashion Director at Barney's NY.09/06/2018
    19:00
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    Episode 7: Emma Tattenbaum-Fine NYU '07. Emma served as an RA in 2005-2007 at Hayden (now Lipton) and Seventh Street (7A) her second year. She is a comedian, storyteller, essayist, director, and actor. 09/03/2018
    17:54
  62. 70.
    Episode 6: Mitch Bloom '08 and '12 (undergrad and grad) Brittany and Res College in Goddard08/29/2018
    17:02
  63. 71.
    Episode 5: Ryan Miller NYU '2015 Brittany Hall RA 08/27/2018
    18:43
  64. 72.
    Episode 4: Natalie Engdahl '1008/20/2018
    14:06
  65. 73.
    Episode 3: Shauna Hamlin 2004 Alum 26th Street and Goddard Halls08/13/2018
    17:33
  66. 74.
    Episode 2: George Constantinou 1997-98 NYU RA in Weinstein!08/06/2018
    16:11
  67. 75.
    Episode 1: Andy Chang: Nursing '1108/01/2018
    22:35

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