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Experiences in Student Affairs

University of Southern California Graduate Experience

Campus Activities

Leadership and Spirit Programs Graduate Coordinator

  • Assess, create learning outcomes, and restructure existing peer mentorship, emerging leaders, strengths-based leadership, and senior capstone leadership programs
  • Develop curriculum for and implement weekly leadership seminars
  • Serve as site coordinator for newly introduced LeaderShape programs Catalyst, Resilience, and Institute
  • Reconcile and reallocate $5 million budget across multiple department accounts
  • Assist with PCI DSS compliance
  • Supervise both graduate and undergraduate students
  • Mentor Late Night ‘SC Committee, in charge of launching a new initiative for alcohol-free alternative programming, including funding, marketing, and programming assistance for student organizations and university departments
  • Negotiate sponsorship packages for large campus events for companies including Uber, Microsoft, and Coca-Cola
  • Advise Conquest Committee, in charge of programming USC’s largest on-campus event with food trucks, two musical performers, student performers, and fireworks for over 5,000 students and community members with a $70,000 budget
  • Managed Homecoming Committee, in charge of reconceptualizing Homecoming events and branding, resulting in increased attendance of 200%
  • Planned and led annual student staff office training


The Center for Women and Men (Sexual Assault Resource Center)

Graduate Assistant

  • Researched local conference sites and negotiated contracts for weekend-long Women’s Leadership Retreat
  • Developed curriculum for identity workshops and enlisted speakers from the Los Angeles area to speak at the retreat
  • Maintained daily administrative and office operations


Marshall School of Business – Master of Medical Management (MMM)

Graduate Assistant

  • Planned and coordinated social dinners and networking events tailored for professional, adult students in Downtown Los Angeles
  • Conducted peer-program research to make MMM’s presence competitive on LinkedIn


LDS Institute of Religion

Support Specialist for high school and college education programs

  • Collaborate with Office of Religious Life and religious student organizations
  • Plan and budget weekly events for 50 students
  • Maintain operating budget of $10,000
  • Code receipts

 


 

Butler University Undergraduate Experience

Office of the Vice President of Student Affairs

Social Media Intern

  • Connected administrators with students through emerging social media
  • Developed VPSA presence on Pinterest
  • Filmed several YouTube videos featuring campus and VPSA
  • Carried out campus-wide social media campaigns and contests

 

Programs for Leadership & Service Education

Office Manager

  • Developed six weeks of late night and weekend programming for new students
  • Maintained daily administrative and office operations
  • Participated in the search committee for two new full-time staff members

 

Orientation Programs – Welcome Week 

Student Orientation Coordinator

  • Selected and trained over 100 orientation guides
  • Coordinated with several university departments to plan Welcome Week for over 1000 first-year students, transfer students, and parents

 

Student Government Association

Council on Presidential Affairs – Student Affairs Coordinator

  • Mediated between students and university administration to discover and satisfy campus needs
  • Carried out new Go Green initiatives around campus, especially in dining halls and including a green roof project
  • Served as a voting student representative on Board of Trustee’s Commission on Undergraduate Residential Life

 

Election Oversight Committee Chair

  • Directed committee of students that planned and carried out election with most votes cast to date
  • Updated and amended election by-laws