Peer Advisor Profiles





Ashley Aucoin
Forensic Science in Canada
Major: Forensics (Anthropology emphasis)
Junior, New Orleans, LA 



  • I can make pretty good cheesecake.

Anna Kate Baygents




Anna Kate Baygents
Semester in France program & French in France
Major: International Studies & Potlical Science
Senior, Hattiesburg, MS 


  • Last summer I rode elephants in China.
  • I'm double jointed and can jump rope with my arms.

Erin Blackledge






Erin Blackledge
British Studies Program & Spanish in Spain
Major: History & Political Science 
Junior, Taylorsville, MS 


  • I was born in Minnestoa, grew up in Southern California, and moved to Mississippi when I was 10.
  • When I was in 4th grade, a mime performed my short story.



Brooke Boisseau
Religions of India & Politics and Human Rights Law in Europe
Major: International Studies & French 
Junior, Ecru, MS


  • My personal traveling goal is to take tumbling videos in front of all of the world's major monuments. As of right now I've checked the Taj Mahal and Eiffel Tower off my list!








Amanda Calhoun
British Studies Program
Major: Public Relations
Senior, Jackson, MS 


  • I'm slightly obsessed with Pinterest. I literally use it for everything. That ranges from finding recipes to planning my outfits!



Claire Coxwell
The Château Program
Major: Nursing
Junior, Brandon, MS 


  • I play the piano and clarinet, and I was in the Pride of Mississippi Colorguard for 2 years


Madison Etheridge
The Château Program
Major: English
Sophomore, McComb, MS 

  • I have been to ten countries, but only nine states in America.






David Jordan
Spanish in Spain
Major: International Business
Junior, Waynesboro, MS


  • I love to hike and snow ski. 
  • I competed in competitive skeet shooting for many years.

Sarah Lacoste 


Sarah Lacoste
British Studies Program
Major: Exercise Science
Senior, Kiln, MS 


  • In London, I saw Prince Charles and Camilla leaving Westminster Abbey.
  • During my British Studies adventure, I visited 5 countries in 5 days.

Madaleine Meeks



Madaleine Meeks
Semester in Spain Program
Senior, Saucier, MS 


  • Even though I’m a Spanish/Journalism major, I’m planning to go to medical school after college.
  • Some of the very best friends I have now went on the Granada Program with me!

Morgan Grace Milburn





Morgan Grace Milburn
Semester in France program, British Studies Program, & Spanish in Spain
Majors: English, Advertising, & Spanish
Senior, Erlanger, KY


  • I have been skydiving.
  • I am OBSESSED with women’s fashion magazines.






Leanna Morrow
The Château Program
Major: Political Science
Sophomore, Purvis, MS


  • I biked five miles to Germany from Strasbourg.


Jodan Nettles





Jordan Nettles
British Studies Program
Senior, Wesson, MS


  • I have an actual written down bucket list and got to check off a lot of things thanks to British Studies this past summer!
  • I was an extra in a movie and you can see me on screen for like 2 seconds.


Kati Perry






Kati Perry
Semester in Spain Program
Major: Geography & Spanish
Senior, Moss Point, MS


  • I love everything food related.
  • I love maps. 
Cooper Robinson
Cuban Studies
Major: Social Work
Junior, Edmond, OK
  • My favorite TV show is Downton Abbey.
  • My dream pet is a Finger Monkey. 
Katie Schweiss
Dolphin Studies in Honduras
Major: Marine Biology
Senior, Perryville, MO
  • I have a pet snake named Sandy and a dog named Howie. 
  • I have 7 conference titles from swim team in high school. 
Lakelyn Taylor
Spanish in Spain
Major: Communication Studies & Spanish
Junior, Long Beach, MS
  • I collect quarters & international coinage.
  • I really enjoy going Geocaching. 
Willie Tubbs
British Studies Program
Major: Mass Communication
Doctoral Student, Erwinville, LA
  • I've worked as either a full-time or part-time journalist for more than a decade, a time during which I've had my work (primarily sports) run at least once in the Houston Chronicle, Providence Journal, New Orleans Times Picayune, Baton Rouge Advocate, Alexandria (La.) Town Talk, Shreveport (La.) Times, and many others. 
  • While working as assistant athletic director at Louisiana College, I was named interim coach of the men's and women's tennis team for exactly 1 day.
Alexis Ware
International Exchange Program at the University of Exeter
Major: Broadcast Journalism
Senior, Richland, MS
  • My heart belongs to fiction, traveling, and social media. 
  • I love to eat and pin recipe ideas on Pinterest, but my cooking skills are slim to none.
Katelyn Watkins
The Château Program
Major: Undeclared
Sophomore, Carriere, MS
  • While studying abroad in France, I visited almost 10 different countries! 
  • I've been to Disneyland Paris, and I hope to participate in the Disney College Program someday.