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Summary

Work experience

Aug 2015Dec 2015

National Student Recruiter 

University of Alberta 
  • Works closely with the Recruitment Coordinator (National) to address the strategic needs of the portfolio
  • Promotes the University of Alberta at various recruitment events including extensive public speaking
  • Assists with the preparation for and execution of special events, including U of A Open House, Application and Registration Workshops, Information Sessions, Counsellor Update Workshops, etc.
  • Travels across Canada targeting select high schools and special events
  • Responds to prospective student inquiries through phone, e-mail and online chat rooms
  • Provides on-campus advising and Pre-tour sessions for prospective students and parents
  • Assists with research projects, compiles data, and creates evaluations around event effectiveness
May 2013May 2014

Academic Programming Coordinator

University of Alberta Students' Union
  •  Managed the Students’ Union Tutor Registry and Training program of over 600 students successfully

  •  Liaised with Faculty Advisors to discuss academic policies and procedures for students with attention to detail to ensure information was accurately reported

  • Developed creative projects such as new training materials and advertisements independently

  • Managed over 30 staff members and promoted and ensured a cooperative team atmosphere was present at all times

  • Coordinated the administration of 30,000 Upasses for all University of Alberta students

Sep 2013May 2014

Peer Advisor 

University of Alberta Students' Union
  •  Advised fellow students on academic, university, and student governance policies and procedures

  • Demonstrated appropriate and respectful behaviour in all confidential situations when consulting with clients on a daily basis

  • Ensured the delivery of accurate information and used active listening techniques so that students voices were heard and their questions were responded to effectively and efficiently

  • Researched organizations to provide accurate referrals when consulting with clients who needed additional supports

Education

Sep 2011Apr 2016

Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Sociology

University of Alberta

Awards and Honours

2015 Tom Lancaster Memorial Award Recipient

2014 Lorne Calhoun Memorial Award Recipient 

2011 Alexander Rutherford Scholarship Recipient