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Orientation Operations Assistant

Adrian Carpenter

Year:  Senior

Major:  Public Policy Administration/ Political Communication minor

Hometown:  Richmond, VA

Dream job:  Hosting my own TV show that covers sports and politics

Favorite place to study:  Duke Hall

Favorite place in Harrisonburg:  Trivia nights at Clementine's are a lot of fun.

What do you love most about being a Duke?  Being a Duke goes far beyond four years. It's an experience that lasts a lifetime.

Orientation Operations Assistant

Laine Hodges

Year:  Junior

Major:  Communication Studies

Hometown:  Richmond, VA

Favorite TV show:  "Downton Abbey"

Favorite place on campus:  Carrier Library because it feels like home to me!  The older sections are filled with JMU history and the stacks are fun to explore!

Favorite place to eat on campus:  Bistro 1908

Favorite place to eat in Harrisonburg:  Kline’s Dairy Bar

Orientation Operations Assistant

Alley Lindsey

Year:  Junior

Major:  International Affairs and Writing, Rhetoric and Technical Communication

Hometown:  Roanoke, VA

Favorite treat:  Anything my grandma bakes!

Favorite song:  “Watching the Wheels” by John Lennon

Favorite place on campus:  A cozy corner in Carrier library is a great place to take away all of your distractions and get your work done!

Favorite place to eat in Harrisonburg:  Dave's Taverna

Orientation Operations Assistant

Logan Reed

Year:  Senior

Major:  Hospitality Management

Hometown:  Jacksonville, MD

Favorite song:  “Unsteady” by X Ambassadors

Favorite place on campus:  Festival Lawn to watch the view of the mountains, students throw a frisbee around and the sun go down.

Favorite place to eat on campus:  Mrs. Greens

Favorite JMU tradition:  My favorite JMU tradition is holding the door open for people because I think that truly embodies the spirit of JMU.

Orientation Operations Assistant

Emily Winter

Year:  Senior

Major:  Communications and Media Arts & Design

Hometown:  Chesapeake, VA

Dream job:  I would like to do public relations for a theater.

Favorite class at JMU:  I loved my stage makeup class because it was unlike any other class I have taken in my entire life.  How often do you get to transform into an elderly person for a class?

Favorite place in Harrisonburg:  Court Square Theater because they have interesting shows for really reasonable prices.

Why did you want to work for Orientation?  I want to be able to share my love for JMU while getting some excellent experience learning about customer service.