Spotlight Peter Olson
Name: Peter Olson
High school: Winder-Barrow High School
Expected graduation date: 2020
Why did you choose Dalton State? It was a nice, quiet mountain town, and I have always been a fan of smaller schools compared to the larger schools.
What do you plan to do after graduation? I plan on continuing my education through graduate school in hopes of getting doctorate degree and a counseling license so I can be a psychologist.
What activities are you involved in on campus? I am apart of the Orientation Team.
Where is your favorite study spot? The study rooms in the second floor of the library.
Where is your favorite hangout? I love to hangout in the Pope Student Center. Mainly because that’s where the food is.
What is your best memory so far as part of the Roadrunner Nation? Attending SROW with the orientation team. It was an amazing experience!
Favorite comfort food? Chicken fingers!
If you had a theme song, what would it be? “Heaven” by Troye Sivan
What is your guilty pleasure? Petting dogs.
What do you feel most proud of? Moving to a place where I knew nobody and forcing myself to make friends.
What is a skill you’d like to learn and why? To play the piano. I have always found the piano to be the most beautiful instrument.
What cheers you up? Music and being around my friends.
If you could go back in history, who would you like to meet? Alan Watts.
Where is your favorite place to eat? Buckin Burrito.
What did you want to be when you were a kid? The first astronaut doctor that plays guitar to land on Mars.
What does it mean to you to be part of the Roadrunner Nation? It sounds cheesy to say, but I would probably go with the environment that Dalton State has. There are so many positive vibes throughout campus that I can barely keep up!