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Marilyn E. Hesser

Senior Associate Director of Admission

(800) 700-1662 or (804) 289-8640
Fax: (804) 287-6535

Hometown: Richmond, Virginia

Education: B.A. in Psychology from Wake Forest University, M.Ed. in Counselor Education for Higher Education from North Carolina State University

Favorite thing to do on the weekends: Go to Emerald Isle, North Carolina and walk the beaches any time of year.

Favorite food on campus: Steamed asparagus in the spring. I've had a whole plate for lunch.

Favorite restaurant off campus: Six Burner

A memorable recruitment story: When I arrived at the airport in Kuala Lumpur, the immigration officer looked at my passport and then me; again he looked at my passport and then me. I was wondering what was wrong when he motioned for a uniformed officer to come over. My heart was pounding until the officer introduced himself as an alumnus of the University of Richmond. Whew! He had received a call that a representative from his alma mater was flying in to KL, but only knew my name, not my face.