Name: Erin Del Giudice
Hometown: Atlanta, Georgia
Program of study: Master of Arts in History
Why did you choose UNC Charlotte?
I chose UNC Charlotte in part because of the University’s location but also the strength of the History Department and the wide array of historical fields studied by the history professors.
Who is your favorite professor and why?
Dr. Karen Cox, she served as my committee chair and she is an incredible resource for a young historian (and she has a good sense of humor).
What are your immediate plans following graduation?
Continue as a full-time parent with long-term goals to return to teaching.
What excites you most about your major?
The opportunity to continue to hone my writing skills.
What was your favorite or most memorable moment outside of the classroom?
Meeting classmates for lunch outside of campus.
What do you know about yourself now that you didn’t know before coming to UNC Charlotte?
Remote learning can still be enjoyable and rewarding.
What advice would you give to an incoming student?
Focus on small, tangible goals every day and each will help you achieve your larger goal of graduating and attaining a college degree.
Summarize your Charlotte experience in three words.
Productive, instructive, and respectful.
Photo: Jordan G. Estabrook, University Communications