New Student Orientation Leaders, known as Hurricane Advisors, are Louisburg College students who possess a strong interest in being role models and developing leadership skills. Hurricane Advisors will assist new students as they begin their college experience and are integrated into the Louisburg College community. Hurricane Advisors help throughout New Student Orientation by leading groups, setting up events, and showing new students their Louisburg pride!
Upon successful completion of the duties mandated by the Director and Assistant Director of Student Engagement, Hurricane Advisors will be rewarded with a monetary stipend and leadership experience. Hurricane Advisors are selected via an application and interview process in the fall term. Hurricane Advisors live on campus during the summer and not only assist with the SOAR program but with summer school events, camps and conferences, preparing the residence halls, and overseeing The Eye.
Career Goal: Receive my Bachelors Degree in Event Management
Involvement: Sigma Alpha Pi Honors Society, Hurricane Productions, Multicultural Student Alliance, Horizon, Work-study
Favorite Memory at LC: Homecoming
Advice to Incoming Students: Get involved ! It is the best way to have fun and make new friends.
Career Goal: To become an Interior Designer
Involvement: Manager for Volleyball, HP
Favorite Memory at LC: Having the Snowball fight on campus
Advice to Incoming Students: Make friends while you're here, cause they'll be there when you need them
Career Goal: To become a kindergarten teacher and earn my Masters in Elementary Education
Involvement: Cheerleading, SNCAE
Favorite Memory at LC: Cheering at my first college basketball game
Advice to Incoming Students: Be yourself, strive to be your best, and don't ever let anyone bring you down.
Career Goal: Criminology/Criminal Justice
Involvement: Soccer, PTK, sigma Alpha Pi
Favorite Memory at LC: Playing soccer and receiving a scholar athlete award
Advice to Incoming Students: Take a deep breath and relax, college isn't what you think
Career Goal: Sports marketing agent
Involvement: Football player, President of Hurricane Productions, Intrmural Ref, Horizon, Work Study
Favorite Memory at LC: Diversity retreat & horizon retreat
Advice to Incoming Students: Stay humble and true to yourself.
Handwork + Dedication - Excuses = Success
Career Goal: Business Litigation Attorney for UPS
Involvement: Hurricane Football Team, Debate Team, Work with Dr. Spragley on promoting LC to local schools
Favorite Memory at LC: Grade on my 1st college exam
Advice to Incoming Students: The transition to college can be difficult to say the least, be sure to take time to reflect on your life.
Career Goal: Creative Writer
Involvement: SGA Vice President
Favorite Memory at LC: Diversity Retreat
Advice to Incoming Students: Go in with an open mind and be yourself
Career Goal: A career in Graphic Design
Involvement: MADE Men
Favorite Memory at LC: LC2DC Trip
Advice to Incoming Students: Your time at LC is short, make the most of it.
Career Goal: Political Leader
Involvement: SGA President, RA in the Fall, Ambassador
Favorite Memory at LC: SGA Retreat
Advice to Incoming Students: Be ready for a change
Career Goal: Business major with goals of getting into massage therapy
Involvement: Hurricane Productions, Sigma Alpha Phi, Starting a recycling project on campus
Favorite Memory at LC: Horizon mentor retreat
Advice to Incoming Students: Always be true to yourself, don't degrade yourself just to fit in for the moment, it is not worth it in the long run.