“ Ms. Pate was wonderful! So helpful in anything and everything I needed. She also gave us some tough love during class which was great for me because I needed it. The things I’ve learned in this class I will take with me throughout the rest of my time in school. ”
- LSSP Student Fall 2015

Student Spotlight: Sam Andrews

Damian Agee


What is your title at The Learning Center?
Supplemental Instruction leader for American Government

What do you enjoy most about working with MSU students?
The majority of MSU students want to succeed. That's why they're here. As a Supplemental Instruction leader, I have a front row seat to their encouraging attitudes and willingness to learn. It's more of an opportunity for me to grow as person than a job.

What is the most important advice that you would give students?
Life is short. Never underestimate the impact you have on people.

hy should students take advantage of The Learning Center?
The Learning Center genuinely wants students to be successful. It's a whole department dedicated to helping students. We like what we do. Why not give us a try?

What are your hobbies or what do you do in your spare time?
Running, spending time with friends, and traveling

What is your major/ hometown?
I'm a Marketing major from Vicksburg, MS

Extra Activities?
Roadrunner student recruiter at MSU and member of the Sigma Chi Fraternity at MSU