During START, you'll get the chance to socialize with other incoming students and current student leaders and discover programs, events, services, and what it means to be a member of the YHC community.

YHC student Leah Cheshier answers the question: "What kind of things are there to do in the surrounding area?"

 

START Leaders

2017 START Leaders

2017 START Head Leaders

Left to right: Derrien Carr, Abby Betts, Emilyann Pittman, Millie Scott 


2017 START Orientation Leaders

Bree Buffington

Major: Communications
Hometown: Cleveland, Georgia
Favorite thing about YHC: The people, the beautiful campus and all of the awesome opportunities that are offered! It is so unique and is really my home away from home.

Noah Dropp

Major: Outdoor Leadership
Hometown: Portsmouth, Virginia
Favorite thing about YHC: Everything! The people, the area, and the YHC pride makes our college the best in the world. The friendships and experiences I’ve made here are some of the best I have ever had!

Michael Folsom

Major: Business and Public Policy
Hometown: Adel, Georgia
Favorite thing about YHC: The small family like feel.

BakAri Garvin

Major: Theatre
Hometown: Atlanta, Georgia
Favorite thing about YHC: The Theatre Department and the people.

Ashton Gray

Major: Undecided
Hometown: Dallas, Georgia
Favorite thing about YHC: I love the small school feel that Young Harris offers! Everyone is so welcoming and you don’t know a stranger here. I love these people and my mountains!

Miles Hammond

Major: Chemistry
Hometown: Griffin, Georgia
Favorite thing about YHC: Location. I love the mountains.

Bailey Strickland

Major: Biology
Hometown: Gainesville, Georgia
Favorite thing about YHC: How everyone is friends with everyone and the community here!

Kaila Reece

Major: Middle Grade Education
Hometown: Hiawassee, Georgia
Favorite thing about YHC: Small population- Smiling/recognizable faces when walking across campus.

Elizabeth White

Major: Biology
Hometown: Nashville, Georgia
Favorite thing about YHC: I love how the campus is a big family.

Shlea Wright

Major: Biology
Hometown: Clayton, Georgia
Favorite thing about YHC: The Scenery.

Jory Alexander Craig Smith

Major: Technical Theatre
Hometown: Newnan, Georgia
Favorite thing about YHC: The Valley itself 

Abigail Lovell

Major: Psychology
Hometown: Clarkesville, Georgia
Favorite thing about YHC: My favorite thing about YHC is the beautiful scenery and the friendly people. The enchanted valley is breath taking. I walk around campus welcomed by smiling faces and the beautiful mountains.

START Orientation

During START, you'll get the chance to socialize with other incoming students and current student leaders and discover programs, events, services, and what it means to be a member of the YHC community.

YHC student Leah Cheshier answers the question: "What kind of things are there to do in the surrounding area?"