"Inspired by advisor"
I came to CLU as a graduate student in the counseling and guidance program. I had recently graduated from a UC school which was large and I hadn't felt very integrated with the community. I didn't find the same problem here. My academic advisor was one of the first people I met, her name was Lisa Buono. Lisa also taught in the program I was taking and I can say without a doubt or hesitation that she was the most supportive and best teacher and counselor I had ever had in my life. She kept my interest in counseling while igniting my passion for knowledge and desire to become a professor one day. I can only hope that one day I can have the same profound effect on other students.
Arriving to CLU was full of emotion because I was the first in my family to attend a university.
His mission in life was to complete his degree and walk for both of them in the boy's memory.
We have shared so much laughter, joy, and teamwork relating with one another and common triumphs and struggles.
I wanted to give back to my Lutheran heritage so I started teaching at CLU and this has been a perfect fit for me.
Browse Stories by Tag:ADEP alumni business campus childhood community counseling crisis faculty Family freshman funny Graduate graduation Growth impression inspiring Inspring International job jobs journey kclu leadership lutheran memories office opportunities professor returns serving staff Student studentm inspiring students success teaching undergradate undergraduate vision working