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Teachers College, Columbia University, New York, NY
Master of Arts in Higher and Postsecondary Education, Expected May 2014
State University, Baltimore, MD
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and History, May 2012
Magna Cum Laude
Fluent in Spanish and Italian
Office of Undergraduate Admissions, Columbia University, New York, NY
Admissions Advisor July 2013 Present
Conduct on-campus information sessions for prospective students and their families to provide information on the
university, admissions process and financial aid
Facilitate presentations at surrounding high schools in order to market Columbia University programs
Coordinate college fairs and informational sessions resulting in the recruitment of new students
Review and assess over 500 applications per cycle to assist with admission recommendations
Present cases to Admissions Committee to determine appropriate candidates
Write letters to alumnae interviewers on behalf of the Admissions Office to enhance working relationship
State University, Baltimore, MD
Student Services Coordinator August 2010 June 2012
Developed innovative programs to educate students through the Freshman Mentoring Program, Senior Week and
the Sophomore Experience Program
Counseled students on an individual basis in order to offer personal, educational and career support
Participated in special training workshops and events to improve the quality of our programs
Residential Advisor September 2009 August 2010
Supervised residential hall of 100 freshmen students to ensure their safety and development during their college
Implemented programming such as social mixers, study breaks and movie nights to develop a sense of community
in the building
Advised 25 student leaders in two separate residence halls to provide appropriate training and support
Teach for America, Miami, FL
English Teacher July 2012 June 2013
Designed and implemented lesson plans to increase English comprehension
Used games, arts and crafts to foster social and conversational skills
Collaborated with other teachers to organize afterschool activities
Higher and Postsecondary Education Association at Teachers College (HPSEA)
National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA)
American College Personnel Association (ACPA)
Proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Access

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