Spotlight Ashley Langston
Name: Ashley Langston
High school: Ridgeland High School
Major: Criminal Justice
Expected graduation date: May 2020
Why did you choose Dalton State? I picked Dalton State, because I wasn’t quite ready to leave home but I wanted to branch out and expand my horizons.
What does it mean to you to be part of the Roadrunner Nation? Being a part of Roadrunner Nation is being a part of change for our future generations. To push the limits and better ourselves so we can only continue to grow as a community.
What do you plan to do after graduation? Once I graduate from Dalton State College, I will be attending law school to further pursue my passion to help others in the criminal justice system.
Who is/was your favorite professor and why? Dr. Natalie Johnson because she is the most down to earth professor I have ever met and really cares about her students and pushes them to succeed.
What are some of your biggest achievements or accomplishments at Dalton State? Some of my biggest accomplishments is being the second panhellenic president for our Greek organization and being on the Student Government Association so I have the chance to represent our student body.
Where is your favorite hangout? I love to hangout in upper Pope during my free time.
What is your best memory so far as part of the Roadrunner Nation? All of the people I have met and gotten to grow close to during my time here.
What is the last book you read? Mind Hunters
Favorite comfort food? Krispy Kreme doughnuts
What is your guilty pleasure? Binge-watching the Investigation Discovery Channel
What do you feel most proud of? Being an example to my youngest siblings
If you won the lottery, what would you do? Pay for my education and give the rest away
What cheers you up? Cuddling with my cat
What is your favorite book? Looking for Alaska by John Green
What is your favorite childhood memory? Going to my grandparents for a whole week every summer
If you could go back in history, who would you like to meet? Queen Elizabeth I
What did you want to be when you were a kid? A lawyer and future president
As a Roadrunner, what does it mean to Run Boldly? To run boldly means to keep going no matter what your fears. When you’re running, you aren’t looking back. You are only looking toward your future and that is what our focus should be on - to always run towards our future as boldly as possible.