Aaron Reistad Aaron Reistad

Graduate Intern

 

Education/Background:

Aaron will be joining UD in May as the NSO graduate intern.  Raised in Colorado Springs, CO, Aaron received a bachelor's degree in Social Studies Education from Colorado State University and is currently pursuing his master's degree in Higher Education and Student Affairs at Florida State University.  Currently, Aaron works in the Office of National Fellowships and has previous experience with orientation, Greek life, and housing.

Responsibilities:

Within NSO, Aaron assists in supervising the 2 Student Coordinators and 22 Orientation Leaders (OLs). Aaron also assists with the implementation and assessment of the New Student Orientation sessions, presenting to parents of commuter students, and assisting with the planning of Summit Outdoor Orientation and 1743 Welcome Days programs.

Personal:

Aaron is passionate about working with students in higher education and believes that a successful and enjoyable college experience begins during orientation.  He is looking forward to joining the University of Delaware during the summer and holding onto the Blue Hen spirit forever after.  Aaron is an outdoor enthusiast who enjoys hiking, snowboarding, running, and the mountains as well as any and all kinds of food!