Spotlight Juan Garcia
Name: Juan Garcia
High school: Dalton High School
Expected graduation date: December 2017
Why did you choose Dalton State? Dalton State made me feel like family, and everyone showed me how important college really was.
What do you plan to do after graduation? I plan to move out of my parents’ home and own my own. I want to one day work for a non-profit organization and help all the people I can.
Who is/was your favorite professor and why? Mr. Bob Clay is my favorite professor because when I had his class he would always help me. He would always have a smile on his face.
What activities are you involved in on campus? Orientation team, CAB activities, and helping out with what I can.
What are some of your biggest achievements or accomplishments at Dalton State? I joined the Orientation team. Thanks to everyone on the team I became less shy and learned that I have a lot to offer!
Where is your favorite study spot? The library.
Where is your favorite hangout? My favorite spot is the Common Ground coffee shop. It’s a really chill place to study and hang out.
What is the last book you read? “Everybody Writes” by Ann Handley.
What’s on your iPad? Pokémon Go
Favorite comfort food? Tacos
If you had a theme song, what would it be? That Juan song!
If you won the lottery, what would you do? Travel
What cheers you up? Helping others
Who is your hero? My father
If you could go back in history, who would you like to meet? Tesla
What is your favorite app? Amazon
Where is your favorite place to eat? Mom’s cooking
What does it mean to you to be part of the Roadrunner Nation? It means the world to know that I’m not just another number on the books but instead I am an actually family member of the Roadrunner Nation!