Doug SweetDoug Fall 11

 

Office - Champagnat Hall Room 315
Campus Phone: 845-575-3789
Email: Douglas.Sweet@Marist.edu

Main Duties:
Coordinator of First Year Programs & Leadership Development
First Year Mentor for Champagnat Hall,  Floors 1 through 5
First Year Mentor for Marian Hall, 2nd Floor

About Doug

Hometown: East Aurora, NY - Just south of Buffalo.

Education:  B.A., Middle Childhood Education - John Carroll University
                     M.A., Educational Foundations, Policy and Practice - University of Colorado
 
My earliest Marist Memory... How friendly everyone on campus was. There was a lot of amazing energy on campus when I arrived. I also had a great tour of Marist on a beautiful fall day!

When I think of heroes, I think of....
those who have fought and continue to fight for equal rights here in the U.S. and around the world.
 
One of my favorite movies is... Mrs. Doubtfire. I can watch that movie anytime, anywhere!
 
My friends would describe me as... Trustworthy, caring, "quirky", passionate.
 
My biggest mentor growing up was... I really valued my relationship with my grandparents growing up. I really miss them.
 
If I could go anywhere I would go to... New Zealand...A lot of good friends have gone, and I have a huge itch to check it out!

One of the best things about college is... Self discovery, learning what being independent means and creating your own identity!

When not busy with things at Marist I like to... Listen to great music, run, rock climb (a new and awesome hobby), enjoy amazing food (I love to eat!), keep up on current events, politics, and educational policy, and lastly read all of my gossip blogs :) 

My message to the students of Marist is...Learn to create balance in your life, stay true to your values and always be yourself.

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