RISD Living: Spotlight on Residence Life

Residence Life Staff: (L to R: Kyle Stuber, Zach Raso, Anu Meschisen, Jasmine Smith, Mary Anne Shanahan, Kevin Forti (back), Josh Peipock, Ashley Malenfant, Kris Tangen, and Daniel Murphy)

It is often said that life slows down on college campuses for the summer, but the truth is that all of our academic and administrative departments are in motion all year long.  With the start of the academic year just weeks away, there is a lot of momentum to put finishing touches on programs, projects, and initiatives in preparation for the return of our students.  This summer, we had the opportunity to speak with Director of Residence Life Kevin Forti, whose team is just one of many who are hard at work preparing for the arrival of more than 1,400 residential students on September 6. Continue reading