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April 24, 2013
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Huntingdon College
News Release

Huntingdon announces fall Orientation Leaders

OLs 2013Montgomery, Ala.—The Huntingdon College Office of Student Life has selected 23 students to serve as Orientation Leaders for the fall 2013 incoming classes. Orientation Leaders are upper-level students who serve as mentors for new students and help the newest members of the Huntingdon family to feel comfortable and acclimated in their college home.  During Orientation, small group sessions conducted by the Orientation Leaders are interspersed among academic and student life informational meetings presented for students and parents by the Offices of Academic Affairs and Student Life.  The culmination of each Orientation session is registration for fall term classes, which is accomplished through personal advising by faculty advisers.          

The 2013–2014 Orientation Leaders are:

    Taylor Claire Bean, Music major with a concentration in Worship Leadership; Hartselle, Ala.
    Walt Cobb, Political Science major; Montgomery, Ala.
    Kristen Curtis, Religion/Psychology double major; Silverhill, Ala.
    Will Davis, Biochemistry/Political Science major; Niceville, Fla. 
    Anna DeMedicis, Biology major/Business minor; Birmingham, Ala.
    Kathryn Dismuke, Psychology major, Montgomery, Ala. 
    Jagger Eastman, Youth Ministry major; Sulligent, Ala.
    Alicia Gauker, Communication Studies major; Sylacauga, Ala.  
    Michelle Gonzalez, Business Administration major with an Endorsement in Economics and Finance; Niceville, Fla. 
    Kaela Grady, Psychology major; Columbia, S.C.
    Josh Johnson, Religion major; Montgomery, Ala.  
    Jonathan Joseph, Music major; Opelika, Ala.
    Diane Humphreys, English major/Art minor; College Park, Ga.
    Riley Manasco, Biochemistry major; Gardendale, Ala.
    Alyssa McCurry, Art major; Montgomery, Ala.
    Hallie Grace Muncher, Communication Studies major; Jasper, Ala.
    Anna Raley, Undeclared; Fairhope, Ala.
    Bailey Scott, Biology/Political Science double major; Newnan, Ga.
    Wesley Smithart, Religion/Communication Studies double major; Union Springs, Ala.   
    James Temple, Business Administration/Communication Studies double major; Music minor; Montgomery, Ala.
    Zach Turner, Political Science major; Citronelle, Ala.
    Jimbo Turk, Physical Education major; Montgomery, Ala. 
    Jeremy Wolfe, Political Science major; Montgomery, Ala.
    Micah Wright, Music/Religion double major; Madison, Ala.

Huntingdon’s three Summer Orientation sessions, open to new traditional day students who have made tuition deposits for fall enrollment, will be offered June 13–14, July 25–26, and August 22.                                                      

Huntingdon College, grounded in the Judeo-Christian tradition of the United Methodist Church, is committed to nurturing growth in faith, wisdom, and service and to graduating individuals prepared to succeed in a rapidly changing world. Founded in 1854, Huntingdon is a coeducational liberal arts college. The College motto, "Enter to grow in wisdom; go forth to apply wisdom in service," is inscribed in stone above the front door of John Jefferson Flowers Hall.  Ranked in the top tier of regional colleges by U.S. News and World Report and consistently listed in the Princeton Review's "The Best Colleges: Region by Region," Huntingdon has for three years been recognized on the President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Washington Monthly, which ranks colleges on the basis of their contribution to the public good, places Huntingdon in the top 20% of 352 Baccalaureate colleges.


Su Ofe
Associate Vice President for
Communications and Marketing
Office: (334) 833-4515
Cell: (334) 324-6591

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