Mississippi State University
Sunday, May 27, 2018 at 4:27:02 AM

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What "big" lesson have you learned from students?

Some students need that one person at an institution for help and encouragement. Be that person and they will succeed.

Who is your hero and why?

Anne Frank. Amazingly positive in the face of horror. "In spite of everything, I still believe people are good at heart." - Anne Frank

What one thing do you do to "go the extra mile" for your students?

I never send a student to another office unless I am sure that is where they need to go.

How long have you been in advising?

3 years

What is the best advice you share with students?

Major in what you love.

What is the last book you read?

Last in the Forest by Sue Miller.

What advice would you give to other advisors?

Don't give up on your students! You can make a difference.

How do you fill your free time?

Reading, spending time with family, working a Ph.D., Ole Miss football.