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Vangie Harris



About Vangie

Where did you grow up?

I grew up all over the South, but Senatobia, Miss., is where I lived for the longest period of time. My parents are originally from Montgomery, Ala., so most of my family still lives there.

What are your hobbies?

I love to read, and I believe knowledge is power! I also enjoy spending time with friends and family.

What made you want to work in higher education?

I have worked in higher education for about 12 years now. It is very fulfilling and rewarding for me to be part of students' first experiences with college.

What is the best advice you can give a high school student?

Work hard! Enjoy your high school experience as much as possible, but remember your grades in high school can help you with opportunities in college, including scholarships!