Dunk Tank Bios

Who do you want to see in the Dunk Tank the longest?

Jill Cole
Resident Coordinator
Residence Life - Campus Village

How long have you been at Daemen?
Since August 2012

Why are you participating in the dunk tank?
YOLO right?

One reason why you should be dunked?
Have you ever been documented, had a judicial sanction in res-life or were frustrated
with your RA? Get your aggression out here

Why should students give to Daemen?
Daemen has hopefully provided you with a lifetime of knowledge and memories, so
helping those after you have the same positive experience is how the wildcat spirit lives
on.

Words of wisdom for the Class of 2013.
Put your happiness ahead of your life plan and resume; the world is full of
opportunities so enjoy them while you can.


Dr. Robert Gunther
Associate Professor of Natural Sciences
DC 317A



Prof. Jeremy Hall
Mathematics Coordinator
DS 255

How long have you been at Daemen?
Almost 12 full years!

Why are you participating in the dunk tank?
I’m a glutton for punishment (and was asked)!

One reason why you should be dunked?
Students can take their hatred of math out on me.

Why should students give to Daemen?
Because Daemen gives so much to them.

Words of wisdom for the Class of 2013.
The world is a very competitive place; you must distinguish yourself from the pack by demonstrating excellence in character, judgment, responsibility, effort and ethic.



William (Bill) Morris
Director of Athletics
Lumsden Gymnasium

How long have you been at Daemen?
I started at Daemen in August 2011 (1.5 years)

Why are you participating in the dunk tank?
I was asked by Senior Class President Alyssa Hanlon and thought it was a great/fun
way to support Daemen College and all its students.

One reason why you should be dunked?
Why not?

Why should students give to Daemen?
So the students that come to Daemen later will have a better experience and you can
feel that sense of pride in Daemen for years to come knowing that you helped.

Words of wisdom for the Class of 2013.
Work hard and learn something new everyday. Never stop asking questions.


Prof. Derrick J Swartz
Chemistry Lab Coordinator/Safety Coordinator
DS 319
 


Dr. Blake Thurman
Executive Director of Retention Activities
RIC 314

How long have you been at Daemen?
Since 2001

Why are you participating in the dunk tank?
I’m going into the dunk tank because the water is so refreshing if it is not too cold and because it is for a good cause.

One reason why you should be dunked?
This is an opportunity for people who always wanted to take a shot at me.

Why should students give to Daemen?
To help support quality educational opportunities for the future.

Words of wisdom for the Class of 2013



Dr.
Matthew Ward
Associate Professor/Honors Program Director
DS209


Kara McGuire
Assistant Director of RIC and Library Services
RIC 121

How long have you been at Daemen?
7 years

Why are you participating in the dunk tank?
To abolish the stereotype that Librarians are stuffy and quiet. I am going to let down my bun and have some fun!

One reason why you should be dunked?
Have you ever had an overdue fine that you felt was unjust?

Why should students give to Daemen?
Because some of the best years of your life were spent here, why not give back?

Words of wisdom for the Class of 2013.
Continue educating yourself even after graduation. The world is a competitive place and you always need to be on top of your game.

 

When you donate online, tell who YOU want to see sit in the Dunk Tank the longest!

 

Student Profiles

Nick Kaczmarek

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Graphic Design

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Nick held several student leadership positions at Daemen and also completed an internship for graphic design. He recently traveled abroad to Italy with students and the department chair of the program.