Residential Commons Leadership Corps

The Residential Commons Leadership Corps (RCLC) is made up of students who are shaping and promoting the Residential Commons experience at SMU. The RCLC works with Faculty in Residence, Resident Community Directors and resident assistants to develop unique traditions for each commons that will foster community and long-term bonds among residents.

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A Day in the Life of an RCLC member

An update from Tien, a member of the Residential Commons Leadership Corps and a second-year student majoring in Advertising and Public Relations. Tien shares a day of her life in the Residential Commons.

TB 1

RISE AND SHINE!!! It’s Test Day!

TB 2

Having breakfast with some last-minute study time

TB 3

Walking through this Meadows maze to get to class

TB 4

Creativity is over! Using my downtime to look ahead to events in October.

TB FoodTruck


TB 5

Skipped out on lunch at Umph today for some delicious Crawfish Etoufee!

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Enjoying the beautiful weather and scenery on my way to bio lab!

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 We are looking at bacteria samples from last week.

TB 8 Lab is over and it’s time to head to the Diversity Committee weekly meeting. 8 hours have elapsed since I’ve awakened, but there’s still more to get done!

TB 9

It’s 3:30 pm. COFFEE PICK ME UP TIME!!!!!!!!!

TB 10

Representing the Asian American population at the weekly Student Senate meeting (you can now check out our meetings via live stream!).

TB 11

ONE MEETING LEFT!! I have been going for 12 LONG hours, but there’s still more to be done!

TB 12

Meeting with the Vietnamese Student Association to plan our upcoming event: Pho Night!

TB 13

Homework’s finished, dinner’s been eaten, and 17 hours later, IT’S FINALLY BED TIME!



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    One Response to A Day in the Life of an RCLC member

    1. Jamie Hinz says:

      ok so this is an adorable post. you are so busy!

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