Apartment Resident Assistants

[From left to right- Libby Absten, Caleb Smith, Wesley Rodgers (Area Coordinator), Nathan Abbott, Katrina Bowen]

Katrina Bowen – Building A

Major: Psychology

Hometown: Chengdu, China

Why be an RA?To be intentionally committed to developing community, really knowing people and their stories and including those who feel disconnected.

Favorite off-campus hangout spot: Mox Boarding House (Board game café)

Most desirable super power: Flying

Book or movie that has shaped/influence who I’ve become: Lord of the Rings (books and movies).

Nathan Abbott- Building B

Major: Pastoral Ministries

Hometown: Duvall, WA

Why be an RA?I want to serve the community that has been so good to me. I want to use my talents and abilities to build community and to love others.

Favorite off-campus hangout spot: Lake 22.

Most desirable superpower: To fly.

Book or movie that has shaped/influence who I’ve become: Braveheart.

Libby Absten – Building C

Major: Intercultural Studies

Hometown: Tacoma, WA

Why be an RA? Any time you have the opportunity to invest in and learn from others – do it! Dive in, head first, and don’t look back!

Favorite off-campus hangout spot: Any place with good coffee.

Most desirable super power: teleporting.

Book or movie that has shaped/influence who I’ve become: Night.

Caleb Smith – Building D

Major: Pastoral Ministries

Hometown: Arlington, WA

Why be an RA? To be a part of something bigger than myself. To have an amazing time, a fun time and be stretched to my limits. To see a community and culture develop and grow deeper at NU. So all in all, to get a closer look at what God is doing at NU and in myself.

Favorite off-campus hangout spot: The docks in downtown Kirkland.

Most desirable super power: Teleportation.

Book or movie that has shaped/influence who I’ve become: Soul Talk by Larry Crabb.