Student and Alumni Spotlights for the English Program

Deborah Houglum, English Major

Name: Deborah Houglum
Major: English
Hometown: Southaven, MS
Fact: I was adopted in Memphis.

I chose to come to Belhaven because... the professors are willing to work one-on-one with their students and can do so in the smaller classroom environment.

One relationship that has meant a lot to me while attending Belhaven... is the relationship with my advisor, Dr. Hubele. He has been a wonderful inspiration in my life and is helping me achieve my goal of going to graduate school.

Because of my degree from Belhaven University... I will be able to teach English on the high school level, and after graduate school, on the collegiate level.

One word to describe my experience at Belhaven is: Riveting