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.
Lizzi Albert, Lead RA
Lizzi Albert, Robinson 3rd Resident Assistant, Lead Resident Assistant
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.
Kimberly Meadors, RA
Kimberly Meadors, Robinson 1st Resident Assistant
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.
Paige Rajala, RA
Paige Rajala, Robinson 4th Resident Assistant
Hometown: Cumming, GA
Class (academic): Senior
Major: Corporate Communications
Hobbies/Sports: Guitar, the good ole outdoors, photography
Favorite food and/or beverage: chickfila
Favorite TV show, movie, or book: the office, gladiator, pride and prejudice
Favorite Bible verse: Ephesians 3:20
Favorite quote: “It’s a dangerous business going outside your front door.” -Tolkien
Why you want to be an RA: because Rachel Dee is the bomb
Hannah Bohner, RA
Hannah Bohner, Robinson 3rd Resident Assistant
Hometown: Winston-Salem, NC
Class (academic): Junior
Major: Soccer, outdoor activities, movies, and games
Hobbies/Sports: Soccer, outdoor activities, movies, and games
Favorite food and/or beverage: Steak and root beer 🙂
Favorite music genre: Country
Favorite TV show: Once Upon A Time
Favorite Bible verse: “But he said to me, “My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.” Therefore I will boast all the more gladly of my weaknesses, so that the power of Christ may rest upon me. For the sake of Christ, then I am content with weaknesses, insults, hardships, persecutions, and calamities. For when I am weak, then I am strong.” -2 Corinthians 12:9-10
Favorite quote: “…but he that prays and does not faint will come to recognize that to talk with God is more than to have all prayers granted-that is the end of all prayer, granted or refused.” -George MacDonald
Why you want to be an RA: To use my platform as a way to point others closer
Kelsey Perry, RA
Kelsey Perry, Robinson 4th Resident Assistant
Hometown: Cedar Hill, TN
Class (academic): Junior
Hobbies/Sports: Reading and swimming
Favorite food and/or beverage: Goldfish (snack crackers) and mint green tea
Favorite music genre: EDM, pop, and rock
Favorite TV show: Once Upon a Time
Favorite Bible verse: Isaiah 41:10
Favorite quote: “You try and you fail; you try and you fail, but the only time you truly fail is when you stop trying.”
Why you want to be an RA: I have always had that mother hen/older sister type of personality, so I love taking care of people. I believe that there is a unique bond between an RA and their residents that provides both parties a chance for love, maturity, and spiritual growth which draws me to be an RA.