Orientation Leadership Team

Heather DiFino

Heather PhotoInterim Director of New Student Programs
Hometown: Buffalo, NY
Major: Psychology and Music History & Literature

Favorite Spot on Campus: The College Green

Advice for New Students: Geneseo is your second home, so make the most of your time here. Take advantage of trying new classes, meeting new people, challenging yourself to get involved with the campus and surrounding Geneseo community. The memories that you will create during your time here will last you a lifetime!

Victor Borges 

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Student Orientation Coordinator
Hometown: Walden, NY
Major: Psychology with a Math Minor
Class of 2016

Favorite Spot on Campus: Letchworth Dining Hall

Advice for New Students: College is your opportunity to reinvent yourself into the person you really want to be! Take advantage of this opportunity, and don't be afraid to try things you've never tried before. This will help you find new and possibly surprising interests!

Erica Doherty

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Student Orientation Coordinator
Hometown: Centereach, NY
Major: Communication and Psychology 
Class of 2017

 

Favorite Spot on Campus: The Gazebo

Advice for New Students: College is the time to grow and find yourself! So, try new things, meet new people and go outside of your comfort zone. You never know what you might discover along the way!

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Sophia Garber

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Student Orientation Coordinator
Hometown: Yorktown, NY
Major: Psychology and Communication with a Minor in Dance
Class of 2017

Favorite Spot on Campus: Starbucks

Advice for New Students: Come in with an open mind and a positive attitude! There are so many awesome people to meet and great organizations to join, so take advantage and get excited!

Mary Panzetta

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Student Orientation Coordinator
Hometown: Liverpool, NY
Major: Mathematics and Childhood Education with Special Education 
Class of 2018

 

Favorite Spot on Campus: Third floor of Monroe

Advice for New Students: Feel comfortable being yourself and get involved in any activity that you are interested in. Be sure to try new things, but also participate in things that you already love; this way you are keeping some of the old you and also making a new you.