Danielle Boutwell of Dublin served as an orientation team leader at Susquehanna University, Selinsgrove, Pa. The orientation team is composed of upper-class students with a desire to help new students make the transition to life at Susquehanna. Team leaders answer questions and help new students and their families unload their cars and move into residence halls. During the four-day student orientation, team leaders also attend orientation events with new students and facilitate small group discussions.
She also was selected to be a Presidential Fellow for the 2013–14 academic year. Each year, approximately 20 sophomore students are selected to be Presidential Fellows. Deans and department heads nominate students who they feel have the academic ability, enthusiasm and interest to benefit from co-curricular discussions of literature, theater and current events.
Boutwell is a sophomore psychology major and a 2012 graduate of ConVal High School. She is the daughter of Michael and Catherine Boutwell.