Counseling Center                                                                                                                                                    << Counseling Home

Counseling Links

>Academic Advising

>Alcohol & Other Drug
   (AOD) Information

>Career Planning

>Disability Services



>Parent Information

>Personal Counseling
>Related Services



Contact Info

Wayne State College
Counseling Center
Student Center, Rm. 103
1111 Main St.
Wayne, NE 68787

Phone: 402.375.7321
Fax: 402.375.7058



Ron Vick's Personal Page


See my book info!

Greetings! Welcome to the virtual world of Wayne State College and my little area of it. I am a counselor, academic advisor, and international student advisor on our campus. Along with these duties, I also maintain our web sites. Working with various student organizations is another aspect of my job that I enjoy very much.


If you are interested, please use the links at the bottom to see more about me via my resume or to learn more about the student organizations I am involved with...

Click on Master Yoda to send me an e-mail...Ron's Mentor...



Interest Areas:

  • International education
  • Native American spirituality
  • Web design
  • Conflict resolution
  • Career planning and advising
  • Multicultural issues/concerns - nothing specific, but an overall interest in different cultures...
  • Research and writing (fiction and professional journals)


General Information:

  • Employed at WSC since August 1997
  • Married, with two children and seven wonderful grandchildren:
    • Johnathon Dean Vick, Ron junior's son
    • Tristan Matthew Vick, my daughter Jennifer's son
    • Hannah Elizabeth Vick, Ron junior's daughter
    • Kaden Michael Vick, my daughter Jennifer's son
    • James Kelly Vick, Ron junior's son
    • Hailey Lillian Vick, Ron junior's daughter
    • Landen James Vick, my daughter Jennifer's son
  • Published author:

    Professional Publications:


    Vick, Sr. R. (2000, Fall). Questioning the Use of Alcoholics Anonymous With College Students: Is an Old Concept the Only Alternative for a New Generation? Journal of College Counseling, 3 (2), 158-167.

    Vick, Sr., R. D., Smith, L. M. & Iron Rope Herrera, C. (1998, January). The Healing Circle: An
    Alternative Path to Alcoholism Recovery. Counseling & Values (ASERVIC), 42 (2), 133-141.

    Vick, Sr., R. D. (1995, Winter). Using Values in Therapy. Nebraska Counselor, 26 (1), 49-56.

    Creative Writing Publications:


    For Love of Humanity Not. Published by in the spring 2012 issue of Shelter of Daylight, pages 83-94. Shelter of Daylight is a biannual publication of Sam's Dot Publishing, located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.


    Jeweled Fragments: A Collection of Short Stories. Published by the WSC Press in 2010.

    ISBN: 978-0-9823828-1-3


    For Love of Humanity Not, by R. D. Vick - First Place Winner in the adult category of the SF & F Club's Short Story Contest and published in the WillyCon IV program book in April 2002. Published online at in April of 2006 and again in September of 2006 in a "Best of Afterburn SF Edition." This story is one of the six stories included in Jeweled Fragments: A Collection of Short Stories published by the WSC Press in 2010 as part of the Kloefkorn Series.


    Rip Van Kyle, by R. D. Vick (original title Strange New Beginnings) - Published in Volume 2, Issue 1, September 2000 (ISSN 1528- 3151) edition of the E-Zine: Fantasy, Folklore & Fairytales. Unfortunately, it seems this zine has disappeared... It was also selected as the winning entry for the WillyCon short story contest and published in the WillyCon program book of this year.

  • Nebraska Licensed Mental Health Practitioner-Certified Professional Counselor
  • Writer of science fiction and fantasy short stories (and maybe someday a novel!); advisor for the SF & F Club and International Club at WSC.


Sci Fi Club Logo
Dragon Emblam Dragon Emblam
International Club Logo


Ron's links of interest...


   — Professional Staff Senate

   — International Education
   — International Club
   — SF & F Club
   — WillyCon




Celtic Symbol



Ron Vick, MA, LPC
Counselor / Academic Advisor
Int'l Student Advisor




Quick Links


> Int'l Education
Prof. Staff Senate
SAVE Program
> TRUST Coalition
> "Wildcat Wheels"
> Student Food Pantry
> Student Health 101
> BIT (Behavioral
    Intervention Team)

> visit eCampus


Wayne State College
Our focus is your future
Find us on Facebook
Follow us on Twitter
Watch us on Youtube
Linked IN