Spotlight Hugo Orellana
Name: Hugo Orellana
Hometown: Guastatoya, Guatemala
High school: Calhoun High School
Major: BBA Management
Graduated: Fall 2015
Why did you choose Dalton State? Affordability and location.
Who was your favorite professor and why? My favorite Professor was Laura Rose. She has helped me to succeed in college.
What activities were you involved in on campus? ALPFA, Indoor Soccer
What are some of your biggest achievements or accomplishments at Dalton State? Beta Gamma Sigma Recipient, Dean’s list from spring 2013-Fall 2015
Where was your favorite study spot? Library
What is the last book you read? “The Manager’s Guide to HR” by Max Muller
Favorite comfort food? Fried chicken and french fries
Favorite line from a movie? “All energy is only borrowed, and one day you have to give it back.” -Avatar
What do you feel most proud of? My family
What cheers you up? Spending time with my girlfriend and family.
Who is your hero? My parents
If you could go back in history, who would you like to meet? Jesus Christ
What is your favorite app? 90min
Where is your favorite place to eat? Zaxby’s
What did you want to be when you were a kid? A doctor
What does it mean to you to be part of the Roadrunner Nation? Dalton State College has a very friendly environment, where one can succeed and achieve one’s potential. Professors are helpful, and all my upper division professors helped me to excel in my skills. I am proud of choosing Dalton State over other colleges and universities. Everyone at DSC cares about one’s education and future. The sky is the limit.