Front of House
Maggie Arriola, originally from Bakersfield, California, is a 2017 graduate of the University of Notre Dame with a B.A. in English Literature. She wrote her senior honors thesis about twentieth century working class Dublin theater. Inspired by her Irish literature classes at Notre Dame, she went on to complete a M.Phil. in Irish Writing at Trinity College Dublin in 2018. She wrote her dissertation about the writing inspired by Ireland's involvement in the Cold War via proxy wars in the "Third World."
Maggie works in front of house where her role includes being responsible for the day to day administrative duties of the gateway, welcoming visitors and FrieNDs and coordinating meetings and events.