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Victoria P. Snyder, M.A.
Director of Multicultural Student Services (Student Life)
snyderv@rmu.edu
412-397-6488 phone (M)
412-397-6318 fax
Nicholson Center 267


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Educational Background

  • Bachelor of Fine Arts, History, University of Mount Union, 2008
  • Masters of Science in Leadership, Professional Administration, Duquesne University, 2014
  • Master of Education, Higher Education Administration , University of Akron, 2010

Professional Background

  • Director of Student Activities, Paine College, Augusta, GA
  • Assistant Director of the Diversity Center, Frostburg State University, Frostburg, MD

Area of Expertise/Research

  • National Coalition Building Institute, (NCBI) Trained national facilitator

Publications

  • Snyder V.P. (2012, November 6). Breaking the Color Gap: Brown is the new Color [Blog post] Retrieved from Blogging La Voz NASPA Latino Knowledge Community Blog: http://latinokc.blogspot.com/2012/11breaking-color-gap-brown-is-new-color.html

  • Snyder V.P. (2013, February).  No one likes a negative nancy: The power of appreciative inquiry.  NASAPA Latino/a Knowledge Community Newsletter, 5 (2). 

Presentations

  • 2010 - Haefglueckner, C., Dukles, M., Harris, T. & Snyder, V. (2010, January 30). Confessions of a graduate assistant. Presentation at NEOHO 2010: Doing More on Less, Oberlin College
  • 2011 - Nelson, R. & Snyder, V. (2011, June 23). Real Leadership, Presentation presented at Harambee Youth Leadership Summit, Paine College
  • 2013 - Snyder, V. (2013, April, 17) Engage! Helping Student Organizations Understand and Facilitate Sustainable Actions, FOCUS Frostburg 2013: ?Learn-In? for a Sustainable Future.
  • 2013 - Snyder, V. (2013,May, 22). What the App? Presentation presented at Technology and Strategies for Teaching Excellence (T.A.S.T.E) Conference, Frostburg State University.
  • 2014 - Snyder, V. (2014, January 9). Engage! Helping Student Organizations Understand and Facilitate Sustainable Actions, Third Annual Regional Conference on Teaching, Learning and Scholarship, Frostburg State University.
  • 2014 - Snyder, V. (Presenter). (2014, December 9). The little engine who served. Speech presented at Thiel College, Greensville, Pa.
  • 2014 - Snyder, V. (2014, June, 19). J: 19: The other independence day. Presentation presented at the Black Male Leadership Development Institute Summer Academy, Robert Morris University
  • 2015 - Let?s BREW this over: Creating a conversation with young men of color on how to respect women. (2015, June, 21). Presentation presented at Black Male Leadership Development Institute, Robert Morris University, Pittsburgh, PA
  • 2015 - Snyder, V. (2015, February 28). It?s not just black and white: Advising NPHC organizations. Presentation presented at Northeast Greek Leadership Association Annual Conference, Hartford, Ct.
  • 2015 - Bates, T. & Snyder, V. (Presenter). (2015, April 11). The center of attention: Creating space that nurtures growth for men of color. Speech presented at Black Male Summit, Akron, OH.
  • 2015 - Snyder, V. (2015, April 11). It?s not just black and white: Advising NPHC organizations. Presentation presented at Black Male Summit, University of Akron.