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 a nurse practitioner
Involvement: Hurricane Productions, Horizon, Work-Study
Favorite Memory at LC: Horizon Retreat in Durham, NC
Advice to Incoming Students: Join a few clubs...get involved! It makes your stay worth while in the end.
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: To pursue a career in Nursing
Involvement: Student Life Work-study, HP, SGA, Horizon
Favorite Memory at LC: Move in Day
Advice to Incoming Students: Remember school is the reason why you're here and don't let the wrong crowd influence you.
Career Goal: Computer Engineering
Involvement: Resident Assistant, VP of MADE Men, Football player
Favorite Memory at LC: Being appointed my RA position
Advice to Incoming Students: Be yourself
Career Goal: Police Officer
Involvement: Hurricane Productions, MADE Men
Favorite Memory at LC: Hanging out with my friend I met at LC
Advice to Incoming Students: Focus while you're here, because you're here for a reason
Career Goal: Publish a book and pursue a Masters Degree
Involvement: Phi Theta Kappa, Sigma Kappa Delta, Sigma Alpha Phi, Cheerleader, Christian Life Council
Favorite Memory at LC: Retreat
Advice to Incoming Students: Always remember why you are here, its easier to keep up than to catch up
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.