Staff Profile: Barbara Burke

Near the entranceway to Olin Library, Barbara Burke can often be found working at the Bookmark Café waiting for busy students to stop by for a cup of coffee or a muffin. Burke tries to make the café a home away from home for students and makes an effort to get to know many of them on a first-name basis. Everyone can always ex­pect to see Burke’s smiling face every time he or she heads to­ward the Bookmark Café.

Hometown:

Trenton, New Jersey

Favorite Color:

The mauve color the sky takes at dusk.

Random Fact:

Things do happen for a rea­son.

When did you start working at Rollins?

I have been at Rollins since 2000.

What appealed to you about Rollins?

I so enjoy the camarade­rie and creativity of the Rollins community. It makes me happy to be a part of it.

If you could travel anywhere in the world, where would you go and why?

It would be spectacular to spend a year in Tuscany to get a different perspective on my

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