Campus Life Professional Staff


Kim Trauceniek
Senior Associate Dean of Students for Campus Life
Pronouns: she/her/hers

  • Student clubs and organizations including the Bates Student Newpaper, Bates College Student Government, and Chase Hall Programming Board
  • Leadership and Program Development
  • Student Support Advisor
  • Policies, procedures, and protocols related to Campus Life initiatives
Nick Dressler
Assistant Dean of Students for Campus Life
Pronouns: he/him/his

  • Bates College Student Government Advisor
  • BCSG Budgets & Clubs Board Advisor
  • BCSG Committee Selection Board Advisor
  • Bates Engage Primary Administrator & Steering Committee Chair
  • Bates Today
  • Club Facilities Manager
  • Campus Life Budget
  • Campus Life Equity & Inclusion Peer Advisors Supervisor
  • Campus Life Event Staff Supervisor
  • Communications and Marketing
  • Green Dot Bystander Intervention
  • Major Events
    • Clubs & Orgs Fairs
    • Cultural Showcases
    • Senior Week
  • Ronj Student Coffeehouse Supervisor
  • Student Affairs Professional Development Committee Chair
  • Student Clubs and Organizations
  • Student Conduct Officer
  • Student Programming Advisor (SPA) Supervisor
  • Student Leadership
  • Student Support Advisor
Aml Mohamed
Interim Coordinator of Campus Life Programming
Pronouns: she/her/hers

  • Campus Activities & Traditions (CAT) Supervisor
  • Community Liaison Engagement
  • Major Events
    • Large-scale dances
    • Fall Concert
    • Winter Carnival
  • Student Clubs and Organizations
  • Student Leadership
  • Wind Down Weekends Funding
  • Breaks at Bates Funding
  • Short Term Enrichment Program (STEP) Funding
  • Village Club Series Crew Supervisor
Marisa Melnick
Coordinator of Outdoor Education and Programming
Pronouns: she/her/hers

  • Bates Outing Club Advisor
  • Annual Entering Students Orientation Program (AESOP)
  • Campus Life Administrator
    • Bates Today
    • Campus Life Communications
    • Class Listservs
    • Club funds and reimbursements
    • Club Directory
    • Digital Signage
    • Club Storage