students have an invaluable source readily available to us in every class
taken: the professors. They are here
to help instruct us on the subject matter of the class, but can be widely
helpful in a variety of areas.
are a great source of insight for life in and outside of the classroom. One
source of advice stretching beyond the realm of formal education comes from Dr.
from Veracruz, Mexico, and now teaches Spanish courses at HSU. She began teaching at the collegiate level in
2001 and enjoys educating and helping students.
students are learning, we as teachers become even more interested in the subject
we are explaining to them,” Hall said.
who has given her the best advice through her life, Hall replied, “A
combination of my parents, teachers and mentors. Very often my mentors were my
teachers and professors. I received some of the best advice in my life from an
undergrad professor who told me to start reading. My professor said that
reading will expand my world and books are a gateway into another reality.”
her many years of education and educating others she had this to say, “The best
advice I can give comes from the same advice I received: read,” said Hall.
“Also, I would like to add that students should never be shy to ask a question.
Talk with your professors, communicate with them. Lastly, take advantage of
this time right now and learn because this is the best time you will have to
Hall is a
wonderful professor, and Hardin-Simmons University is blessed to have her.