Student and Alumni Spotlights for the Education Program

Mary Elizabeth Randolph, Elementary Education Major

Name: Mary Elizabeth Randolph, Alumna
Major: Elementary Education
Hometown: Jackson, MS
Fact: I am a 4th generation Belhaven Alumna.

I chose to come to Belhaven because... I knew as a freshman where I wanted to teach after graduation, and Belhaven was able to give me opportunities I could use to develop a relationship with that elementary school long before Student Teaching.

One relationship that has meant a lot to me while attending Belhaven University... was the relationship that I had with my roommate. We were and continue to be best friends, and we have made so many memories together. She also happens to be my sister!

Because of my degree from Belhaven University... I am doing what I always wanted to do (teaching third grade)-exactly where I always wanted to do it!

One word to describe my experience at Belhaven: Purposeful