Spotlight Elisa Guzman
Name: Elisa Guzman
High school: Gilmer High School
Major: general studies
Expected graduation date: 2020
Why did you choose Dalton State? I chose Dalton State College because it’s close by, and I want to do most of my core classes here.
What do you plan to do after graduation? I plan on getting my doctorate.
Who is/was your favorite professor and why? Dr. Sarah Anne Shope. She is always so helpful and kind. She is just a great teacher in general.
What are some of your biggest achievements or accomplishments at Dalton State? Making the Dean’s list.
Where is your favorite study spot? My porch
Where is your favorite hangout? Any place where I can eat wings.
What is the last book you read? “The Christmas Promise”
Favorite comfort food? Brownies with lots of chocolate chips.
If you could only keep five possessions, what would they be? My Bible, my photographs, fuzzy socks, a hair tie, and leggings.
If you won the lottery, what would you do? I would buy my parents everything then go buy what I want. Most importantly, even if it sounds cliché, I would donate some of it.
What is a skill you’d like to learn and why? I’d like to learn the piano, because it seems so fun and soothing.
What cheers you up? Babies.
What is your favorite book? “A Child Called It: One Child’s Courage to Survive”
What is your favorite childhood memory? I have too many, so one would be building forts (made out of blankets) with my dad and sister.
Where is your favorite place to eat? I don’t have one. There are a lot of great places to eat.
What did you want to be when you were a kid? An actress.
What does it mean to you to be part of the Roadrunner Nation? It means trying my best in everything I do in order to become who I want to be.