Peer Referral and Orientation Staff (PROS)
Jessica McDaniel (Jessie)
Psychology, Specialization in Behavioral Services for Children and Their Families
Residence: On Campus
Hometown: Maywood, NJ
High School: Hackensack High School, Hackensack, NJ
I am a member of the Psi Chi Psychology Honors Society, Sigma Alpha Lambda National Honor Society, Psychology Alliance Club, president of the Applied Behavior Analysis Alliance, and president of Mortar Board National College Senior Honors Society, and I am an Admissions Ambassador.
Hobbies and/or Interests:
I enjoy cooking from scratch, volunteering whenever possible, riding my bike around campus, meeting new people, and cheering for the Yankees.
After graduation, I plan to earn my Doctor of Education degree in School Psychology and eventually work with a child study team at an elementary school.
Best Advice for New Students:
Change is good! Don't get discouraged if you're suddenly out of your comfort zone. Taking risks is the best way to figure yourself out. Get involved with something that YOU are passionate about, that way you'll meet like-minded people.
My Favorite Inspirational Quote, Phrase or Advice:
"Every passing moment is another chance to turn it all around"-- Vanilla Sky
This is a great quote to keep in mind because you really get to redefine yourself in college. Focus on where you're going, not where you've been!