F. E. Robinson Residence Hall opened in August 2006. The hall is named for F. E. Robinson, one of Bryan College’s founders and generous donors who served as chairman of the board of trustees for over 25 years.
Providing housing for 120 women, the building is a traditional style hall with bathrooms and lounges on each floor, a computer lab and is wired for residents to have wireless Internet access from their rooms. Rooms are individually climate-controlled and are equipped with movable, modular furniture.
Quick Facts about Robinson
Floors: 4—and an elevator! Robinson 4th floor has the best view on campus!
Residence rooms: 60
Students per room: Two women per room
Current Capacity: 120
Room Description: 14′ x 16′, Cinderblock walls and hardwood laminate floors
Furniture/Amenities: Bed, desk, chair, wardrobe, dresser and sink with medicine cabinet. All rooms have movable furniture.
Community Areas: Lounge (cable tv), kitchen (refrigerator, stove, oven and microwave), laundry room (washers, dryers and ironing board) and limited storage provided for residents. There is also a state of the art computer lab and wireless access for the residence.
Showers per student: About one shower for every four women
Robinson is well-known for: Being called “The Palace”, since it is Bryan’s newest residence hall. It is often also referred to as “North Hall” due to its northern-most location among Bryan’s five residence halls.
Robinson residents’ activity of choice: American Idol (this seems to draw the largest group!)
Robinson pastimes: Supporting Bryan College athletic teams! Making lifelong friendships! And there is even some studying that happens outside the classroom!
Kim Crowe-Tuttle, RD
Originally from Auburndale, Florida, Kim happily calls Dayton her home now. She graduated from Bryan College with a B.A. in Christian Ministry and has since followed that with an M.A. in Management from Liberty University (Va.).
Before returning to her alma mater, Kim served at First Baptist Church of Auburndale (Fla.) as a children’s minister and has also spent time working in higher education admissions. An avid traveler, Kim hopes to one day visit Ireland and England, as well as visit Alaska, Oregon and Washington, the final three states on her tour of the United States.
Kim is the proud mother of two sons, Christopher and Nicholas and is an avid fan of the Florida State Seminoles, Miami Dolphins, Star Trek and dark chocolate.
Kim also serves as the Coordinator of Women’s Housing at Bryan College.
Kimberly Meadors, RA
Kimberly Meadors, Resident Assistant, Robinson 3rd
Hometown: Drummonds, TN
Class (academic): Junior
Hobbies/sports: I love to play softball and volleyball.
Favorite food: Chicken strips and Mac-n-cheese!
Favorite music: Twenty One Pilots and relient K
Favorite TV show, movie, or book: One Tree Hill, Fiddler on the Roof
Favorite Bible verses: Colossians 3:14 Therefore, clothe yourselves with love for love binds us all together in perfect harmony.
Favorite quote: “Christ went to the cross so that we would no longer be labeled by our sin but by His name alone.”
Why you want to be an RA: My first RA in college changed my life! She prayed for me, loved me, and helped grow me into who I am today. I want to be an RA so that someone may see the light of Christ through me like I saw through Lily.
Kristin Hall, Lead RA
Kristin Hall, Lead Resident Assistant, Robinson 1st
Hometown: Flowery Branch, Georgia
Class (academic): Senior
Favorite food: anything chocolate
Favorite TV show, movie, or book: Once Upon a Time, Harry Potter books
Favorite Bible verses: Isaiah 43
Why you want to be an RA: I think creating a safe place for each woman on my hall to flourish, grow and do life is what being an RA is all about and I love that being an RA lets me do that!
Catie Beth Poole, RA
Catie Beth Poole, Resident Assistant, Robinson 2nd
Hometown: Ringgold, GA
Class (academic): Junior
Hobbies/sports: Music, spending time with friends, camping/outdoor activities
Favorite food: Chocolate
Favorite music: Switchfoot
Favorite TV show, movie, or book: Anything starring Judy Garland or Fred Astaire or anything written by Jane Austen!
Favorite Bible verses: 1 John 4
Favorite quote: “Tomorrow is fresh, with no mistakes in it” -L.M. Montgomery
Why you want to be an RA: I am so glad to be an RA because I love walking with and supporting my sisters in Christ. I am so thankful for the opportunity to serve my hall.
Jordyn Elardo, RA
Jordyn Elardo, Resident Assistant, Robinson Hall 4th
Hometown: West Palm Beach, Fl
Class (academic): Sophomore
Major: Exercise Health and Science :education
Hobbies/sports: I love almost all sports, I also love to sing and dance just about anywhere
Favorite food: popcorn and fruit
Favorite music: country, Christian and pop
Favorite TV show, movie, or book: Hunger Games, Once Upon a Time, and The Bible
Favorite Bible verses: “Whatever you do, do your work heartily, as for the Lord rather than for men” Col. 3:23
Favorite quote: “all I need today is a little bit of coffee and a whole lot of Jesus”
Why you want to be an RA: I want to build relationships with people and glorify Christ with the abilities and talents He’s given me.
Lizzi Albert, RA
Lizzi Albert, Resident Assistant, Robinson Hall 3rd South
Hometown: Las Vegas, Nevada
Class (academic): junior
Major: Elementary Education
Favorite food: Chicken Wings and Mac’n’Cheese
Favorite music: Country, Pop, whatever’s on the radio!
Favorite TV show and movie: Once Upon a Time and The Princess Bride
Favorite quote: “God has perfect timing, never early and never late. It takes a little patience and a lot of faith!”
Why you want to be an RA: I want to be able to build relationships and minister to my fellow students. I believe that being an RA is one way God has asked me to serve Him.