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Derek J. Daily
Graduate Assistant
SOuRCe (Student Organization Resource Center)


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Job Description

Help oversee the 310+ registered student organizations on campus and the Student Organization Resource Center (SOuRCe). Develop leadership and involvement programs for students and campus advisors. Assist students in creating new student organizations on campus.


New Franklin, Ohio


B.A. in English, The University of Akron

Pursuing Masters in Higher Ed Administration

Interests & Hobbies

Reading, running, trivia/gameshows, Cleveland sports, adult coloring books, euchre, travel, food/candy.

What do you like about The University of Akron?

I am a third-generation Zip, so UA has always been "home" to me. I enjoy the opportunities that come with being at a big university, but I also enjoy the small communities that are prevalent across campus.

Motto/Favorite Saying

"Balance is key."