Meet the 2016 V.A.N.S.

 

Each year the Counseling & Testing Center selects a group of mature and dedicated undergraduate leaders to assist with implementing the university orientation programs throughout the year. In this capacity, V.A.N.S. serves as peer advisors and resource persons to new students and parents attending all orientation programs. Through training experiences, V.A.N.S. are responsible for a specific body of knowledge about the University and must be sincerely interested and skillful in sharing knowledge with orientation participants.

 

What is V.A.N.S.?

V.A.N.S. stands for Vikings Assisting New Students, it is a student group designed to assist new freshmen and transfer students in making a smooth transition to Elizabeth City State University.

 

What do V.A.N.S. do?

V.A.N.S. assists with New Student Orientation, planning and activities. V.A.N.S. conducts campus tours, facilitate small group discussions, lead ice breakers and evening activities. During the academic year, the V.A.N.S. promote alcohol and drug awareness programs and are mentors to new students.

 

Dominique R. Ashley

   Name: Dominique R. Ashley
   Major: Political Science
   Classification: Senior
   Hometown: Fayetteville, NC

Mattelyn Bond

 

   Name: Mattelyn Bond
   Major: Communication Studies
   Classification: Sophomore
   Hometown: Bertie, NC

 

Del’Sean Campbell

 

   Name: Del’Sean Campbell
   Major: Sports Management
   Classification: Junior
   Hometown: Raeford, NC

 

Jennifer Dissectioncom

 

   Name: Jennifer Dissectioncom
   Major: Business Administration
   Classification: Junior
   Hometown: Asheville, NC

 

Dainequah Ellis

 

   Name: Dainequah Ellis
   Major: English
   Classification: Senior
   Hometown: Raleigh, NC

 

ShaJuan Ervin

   Name: ShaJuan Ervin
   Major: Sports Science
   Classification: Senior
   Hometown: Portsmouth, VA

Carla Evans

 

   Name: Carla Evans
   Major: Social Work
   Classification: Senior
   Hometown: Louisburg, NC

 

Jalyha Giles    Name: Jalyha Giles
   Major: Psychology
   Classification: Sophomore
   Hometown: Durham, NC
Brandi Gray

 

   Name: Brandi Gray
   Major: Communication Studies
   Classification: Senior
   Hometown: Winston Salem, NC

 

Li’Nautica Hardy

   Name: Li’Nautica Hardy
   Major: Biology
   Classification: Sophomore
   Hometown: Scotland Neck, NC

 Brianna Henderson

 

   Name: Brianna Henderson
   Major: Special Education
   Classification: Junior
   Hometown: Roanoke Rapids, NC 

 

 Amani Hill

   Name: Amani Hill
   Major: Biology
   Classification: Sophomore
   Hometown: Virginia Beach, VA

 Zaire Hines

 

   Name: Zaire Hines
   Major: Accounting
   Classification: Senior
   Hometown: Jacksonville, NC

 

 Shanavia Hooker

   Name: Shanavia Hooker
   Major: Biology
   Classification: Sophomore
   Hometown: Rocky Mount, NC

 Shonta Jones

 

   Name: Shonta Jones
   Major: Social Work
   Classification: Junior
   Hometown: Wilson, NC

 

 Shakayla Jordan

 

   Name: Shakayla Jordan
   Major: Elementary Education
   Classification: Sophomore
   Hometown: Hertford, NC

 Kiana Kinsey

 

   Name: Kiana Kinsey
   Major: Biology
   Classification: Senior
   Hometown: Greenville, NC

 

 Kiara Kiser

   Name: Kiara Kiser
   Major: Chemistry
   Classification: Senior
   Hometown: Charlotte, NC

 Kendale Leary

 

   Name: Kendale Leary
   Major: Business Administration
   Classification: Senior
   Hometown: Edenton, NC

 Devin McPherson

   Name: Devin McPherson
   Major: Criminal Justice
   Classification: Senior
   Hometown: New Haven, CT

 Trianna Moore

 

   Name: Trianna Moore
   Major: Social Work
   Classification: Sophomore   Hometown: Williamston, NC

 

 Shaniya Parker

   Name: Shaniya Parker
   Major: Business Administration
   Classification: Junior
   Hometown: Elizabeth City, NC

 Jocelyn Robertson

 

   Name: Jocelyn Robertson
   Major: Computer Science
   Classification: Sophomore
   Hometown: Roanoke Rapids, NC

 

 Britteny Ruffin

   Name: Britteny Ruffin
   Major: Birth - Kindergarten
   Classification: Senior
   Hometown: Kelford, NC

 Zachary Singletary

 

   Name: Zachary Singletary
   Major: English
   Classification: Junior
   Hometown: Plymouth, NC

 

 Darlette Spencer

   Name: Darlette Spencer
   Major: Mathematics
   Classification: Senior
   Hometown: Rocky Mount, NC

 James Staton

 

   Name: James Staton
   Major: Graphic Design
   Classification: Senior
   Hometown: Greenville, NC

 

 Malik Trafton

   Name: Malik Trafton
   Major: Physical Education
   Classification: Sophomore
   Hometown: Edenton, NC

 Mekyiaa Walker

 

   Name: Mekyiaa Walker
   Major: Mathematics
   Classification: Senior
   Hometown: Winston Salem, NC

 

 Destiny Ward

   Name: Destiny Ward
   Major: Sports Management
   Classification: Senior
   Hometown: Trenton, NC

 Samanthea Whitaker

 

   Name: Samanthea Whitaker
   Major: Graphic Design
   Classification: Senior
   Hometown: Scotland Neck, NC  

 

 Takira Whitaker

   Name: Takira Whitaker
   Major: Criminal Justice
   Classification: Senior
   Hometown: Enfield, NC

 Danielle Yelverton

 

   Name: Danielle Yelverton
   Major: Social Work
   Classification: Junior
   Hometown: Raleigh, NC