Amanda Slenski

Amanda joined the library staff, as a student worker, mid-way through her years at Alma.  She was already involved in many campus activities when she interviewed with us.  She fulfilled various roles within residence life, was an office holder in the Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE - now known as ENACTUS), and held another part time job on campus  We were lucky that she was able to squeeze us into her schedule!  

My hometown when I was a student was

Utica, Michigan

I graduated in


I studied

Double Major in Business Administration and Economics

I currently live in

Alma, Michigan

I am now

Director of Alumni and Family Engagement at Alma College

Since graduating from Alma

I went on to complete my Master of Science degree in Student Affairs in Higher Education at Miami University. After graduating from Miami I worked at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga before coming back to Alma to work in Admissions. I worked in enrollment for five years and I now serve the College as the Director of Alumni and Family Engagement. 

My Alma education

Got me to where I am today. I ended up at Alma unexpectedly and it was an amazing experience that taught me so much. 

My favorite place(s) on campus included

The library, Highland Java and the Alpha Gamma Delta house.

My favorite professors(s) included

Professor Lemmon and Professor Baleja.

My most vivid/best memory of my time at Alma is

Opening Highland Java my senior year and my Spring Term to Argentina.