Orientation Leaders at VCSU
Thank you for visiting the VCSU Orientation Leaders web page. Our Orientation Leaders are excited to help new students and families during orientation and beyond. The Orientation Leaders will serve as your hosts and help you become familiar with: • Academic Support Services • Student Support Services • Educational Opportunities • Policies and Procedures • Campus Services and Resources • Any questions you may Your Orientation Leaders will be part of your VCSU experience at New Student Orientation, Move-In Day, Welcome Weekend, and beyond, so get to know them. Visit your Orientation Leaders and your classmates on Facebook at VCSU New Student Orientation Class of 2018. Meet your Orientation Leaders!

Allison Baasch

Year in College: Sophomore
Major: Elementary Education
Hometown: Valley City, ND

Activities/offices held:
• Viking Ambassador
• Registrar's Office Student Worker
• 2013 Orientation Leader

Tarah Cleveland

Year in College: Freshman
Major: Software Engineering
Hometown: Menahga, MN

Activities/offices held:
• VCSU Women's Basketball
• Line judge: volleyball events

Courtney Dixon

Year in College: Sophomore
Major: Elementary Education
Hometown: Casselton, ND

Activities/offices held:
• VCSU Women's Basketball
• Viking Athletic Council
• Learning to Live Mentor

Wendy Eszlinger

Year in College: Sophomore
Major: English Education
Hometown: Ashley, ND

Activities/offices held:
• Philomathian Sorority-President
• Viking Ambassadors
• English Club
• Fisheries and Wildlife Conservation Club
• Alpha Lambda Delta
• IFSC

Brianna Johnson

Year in College: Sophomore
Major: Elementary Education
Hometown: Wahpeton, ND

Activities/offices held:
• Student Senate-IRHC Representative
• Philomathian Sorority
• Alpha Lambda Delta-President
• IRHC-President
• FCA/CRU
• Intramurals
• Viking Ambassadors

Richard Langdeaux

Year in College: Junior
Major: Biology Education
Hometown: Bakersfield, CA

Activities/offices held:
• VCSU Men’s Cross Country
• VCSU Men’s Track and Field
• Viking Athletic Council

PJ Peterson

Year in College: Freshman
Major: Phy. Ed./Coaching
Hometown: Larimore, ND

Activities/offices held:
• VCSU Football
• Choir
• Intramurals

Megan Trautman

Year in College: Junior
Major: Art Education & Psychology
Hometown: Enderlin, ND

Activities/offices held:
• Women’s Basketball
• Viking Ambassadors
• Learning to Live Mentor
• Homecoming Court
Forge cover winner

Scott Westby

Year in College: Junior
Major: Social Science Education/History Ed.
Hometown: Sheyenne, ND

Activities/offices held:
• Phi Alpha Theta History Club-President
• Viking Ambassadors
• Student Senate-member at-large Spring 2013; Viking Ambassadors Representative Fall 2013-present
• Teacher Education Committee-Student Secondary Representative
• Alpha Lambda Delta Honor Society-Editor
• Improv Club-V.P.
• Learning to Live Mentor

Madelyn Zane

Year in College: Freshman
Major: Business Process Integration Management with a concentration in Management
Hometown: Newburg, ND

Activities/offices held:
• VCSU DECA-President
• North Dakota Collegiate DECA-Vice President
• Alpha Lambda Delta