Listed below are the top myths and frequently asked
questions about the PRC. Please review this list and
let us know if you still have questions!
1. RAs get supplies only at the beginning of the
year. False: RAs can come get supplies at any time
during the year.
2. The only color copies made in the PRC are program
fliers. True: Color copying is not a given. Discretion
must be taken by the PRC staff on what color copies can be
3. Door decorations and bulletin board materials can be color
printed. False: Only fliers for programs can be color
4. The PRC can be used for meetings during the day
by professional staff. True: The PRC can be used for staff meetings,
committee meetings and/or interviews by professional
5. PRC staff and/or guests can bring drinks and food into the center.
False: Visitors and
staff to the PRC can not bring food or drinks
into the center.
6. Residence Life staff can leave the PRC after
obtaining supplies without cleaning their area. False: Residence Life staff should make sure that all work spaces are
tidy at the end of their use. This includes
cleaning up little pieces of paper, any paint
spills, scraps that need to be thrown away, or any
other messes that may have been made.
7. Anyone can use the PRC resources.
False: The PRC is open to any RLH staff member
(RA, GA, Hall Coordinator, Community Assistance
Officer, Professional Staff) or RHA members. Any RLH
staff member, LEGASI, or RHA member wishing to use the
laminator, color printer or other resource must
ask/request this from the PRC staff.
8. Anyone coming into the PRC, even if just
accompanying someone, must sign in. True: We are required to track the number of
people who visit the PRC on a daily basis.
Therefore, everyone must sign in to the PRC center
as soon as they enter the door.
9. Scissors and construction paper are things that
cannot be checked out: False: Most supplies in the PRC can be
checked out. Some of the supplies available to be
checked out include: scissors, board games, sheets
of construction paper, video games and video game
systems. Please see the PRC staff
if you have a specific resource that you would like
to check out.
10. If PRC staff sees someone making something that
doesn't look good, the PRC staff member can ask if
they can help and give the guest suggestions.
True: PRC staff want to make your program, flyer,
bulletin board or other project look its best! If
they see you working on something and think there is
a way to improve on it, they will give you
suggestions and assist you in making it more
attractive and eye-catching!