College Lodge Staff

college lodge

Community Bio: Lodge is a co-ed building housing approximately 200 student with a strong sense of community.  College Lodge features a common game room*; a study room; in-building laundry facilities; a common kitchen; as well as an outside courtyard equipped with a basketball court and cookout area. The game room acts as a community center for the residence hall and there is rarely a time where it is empty.

*Due to COVID-19 precautions, some amenities listed may be unavailable.


Taylor Ward

Year: Junior
Major: Communications
Hobbies: Photography, drawing, hanging out with friends, playing videogames, and going on walks
Campus involvement: Residence Life


Gil Schmitt (he/him)

Year: Sophomore
Major: Psychology
Hobbies: video games, cartoons, and drawing!
Campus involvement: Student employee at Johnson gym and play volleyball

Jessica Plair

Jessica Plair

Year: Sophomore
Major: Biology
Hobbies: Writing stories, listening to music, hanging out with friends, traveling, trying out new things.

Patrick O'Reilly

Patrick O'Reilly

Year: Junior
Major: Biology Concentration: Molecular Biology Minor: Chemistry
 Thrift shopping, reading, and exploring the world around me
Campus Involvement: SPECTRA/SCAMP, Mentoring Matters, Hispanic/Latinx Community


Alex Alsheimer

Year: Junior
Major: Computing in the Arts Concentration: Game development and interaction Minor: Meteorology
Hobbies: Drawing, Writing, Playing video games
Campus involvement: Honors College, ACM as the Social Engagement Officer, Fandoms United as the Vice President, CofC AMS, PRISM


Sarah Greene

Year: Junior
Major: CITA Concentration:  Video Game Development and Design Minor: Creative Writing
Hobbies: Playing video games, playing violin, crafting, watching movies, hiking
Campus involvement: ACM club, WiS club, Chucktown Sound


Avery Rose Higgins

Year: Senior
Major: Art History
Hobbies: Reading, crocheting, various needle-crafts, watching anime, and drinking coffee with friends
Campus involvement: Vice President of Paranormal Activities Club, PRISM, and 7360 Dance Crew


Riley Mazey

Year: Sophomore
Major: German & Music Concentration: Music Theory and Composition
Hobbies: Knitting, reading, playing video games, writing music
Campus involvement: Residence Life, CofC Orchestra, Cheese Club


Bella Galloway

Year: Sophomore
Major: English
Hobbies: Reading!!!
Campus involvement: Residence Life