Jenna Wissink of Newton is serving as a resident assistant for the 2008-09 school year at Northwestern College in Orange City.


Jenna Wissink of Newton is serving as a resident assistant for the 2008-09 school year at Northwestern College in Orange City.

Resident assistants serve as leaders in the residence halls or campus apartments. Responsibilities include establishing a sense of unity among students in their living areas, assisting new students in adjusting to campus life and serving as role models.

They are selected based on their leadership abilities, character and academic performances.

Wissink is a junior majoring in religion.