Spotlight Shaneika Gayle
Name: Shaneika Gayle
High school: Rockdale high school
Expected graduation date: Spring 2019
Why did you choose Dalton State? I choose Dalton state because I believed that it was very affordable for me to attend college. Also I liked that class ratio size is small so that I can get more connected to my professors.
What do you plan to do after graduation? I plan to have my own group home for adolescents and take over my father’s business and help keep his legacy going.
What activities are you involved in on campus? I am involved in the Campus Recreation Department, female club coordinator, RHA president 2017-2018, SGA campus rec senator.
Where is your favorite study spot? The conference room in Mashburn hall
Where is your favorite hangout? The upper level of the gym
What is your best memory so far as part of the Roadrunner Nation? Getting involved in so many different departments on this campus
Favorite comfort food? Everything. I love food.
What is your guilty pleasure? Ice cream
What do you feel most proud of? Having my brothers look up to me
What cheers you up? Food and close friends
Who is your hero? My father, because he taught me how to be the women I am today
Who would play you in the movie version of your life? My self
What is your favorite childhood memory? Moving to America from Jamaica
If you could go back in history, who would you like to meet? Maya Angelou
What is your favorite app? Snapchat
What did you want to be when you were a kid? A teacher
What does it mean to you to be part of the Roadrunner Nation? I believe that to be a part of Roadrunner Nation is to be part of a family. I love how you can make connections with all different type of people with other diverse backgrounds. I love how Dalton State is growing into a great place for students to come and learn. I just love to be a part of history.