University of Delaware
Adam Helgeson

Adam Helgeson

Student Engagement Coordinator

(302) 831-2180

My Responsibilities

As the Student Engagement Coordinator, I work with initiatives for the Residence Life & Housing Engagement Centers, vibrant hubs of engagement activities and opportunities for residential students. This includes collaborating with campus partners and designing programs to create a robust programming calendar for our spaces, as well as leading the Engagement Center staff.

Where I Can Help

  • Matching interests and passions with opportunities for engagement
  • Civility and civic engagement
  • Making an idea into an event
  • Programming for entertainment, education and community development
  • Support for students who identify as LGBTQ*
  • Adaptability skill building

Educational Background

  • B.A. Political Science, Rutgers University
  • M.Ed. Higher Education and Student Affairs, University of South Carolina

Arrival to UD


Previous Positions Held

  • Graduate Assistant for Student Activities Programs and Campus Engagement, Columbia College
  • University 101 Co-Instructor, University of South Carolina
  • New Student Orientation Intern, University of Delaware

Life Outside UD

My record collection is slowly growing, and I love hunting for new finds in dusty record stores. Food is definitely a passion of mine, with baking cakes and grilling steaks being two of my favorite ventures. You can often find me in a movie theater, especially if a new Marvel movie is out.

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