I currently work in Higher education at CPCC and have professionally mentored students at UNCC, for which I am certified. My previous employment also includes working for the Greater Enrichment after school Program in Charlotte where I aided students with their homework and assisted and lead physical education activities, arts and crafts and creative play for math, English, and science subjects. I was also employed as tutor for GEP assisting K-2 students in Language Arts. I completed my Maste... [more]
I am currently pursuing an 18 credit concentration in English as part of my master's degree and am an avid reader myself.
I have extensive experience in writing papers as part of my undergrad and graduate studies. I have tutored students in the past with writing assignments and final papers and presentations.
I have been an avid reader all my life and have completed numerous literature courses as part of my Master's degree, part of which I am completing as a concentration in English. I have studied Pre-Civil War era American literature, British Literature, Ancient world literature, novels written by female authors and life writing.
I tutored elementary school students across all subjects for over two years as an employee for the Greater Enrichment Program in Charlotte. I served as a tutor for K-3, a classroom assistant for 4th graders and a lead teacher of 2nd graders.
I have achieved Level II International Mentor Training Certification from the College Reading and Learning Association through my employment as a peer mentor at UNCC. Part of this training consisted of administering learning style assessments, interpreting the assessment and providing study skills based on the individual's learning style and need.
I am currently employed full time at CPCC as an academic advisor. I work in First Year Advising so I am well versed in acclimating students to college, helping them with the high school to college transition and I am knowledgeable about the transfer process to universities in North Carolina.
My undergraduate major was in Anthropology, with a concentration in Applied Anthropology. I excelled in my studies, being inducted in the Anthropology honor society and graduating with a 4.0/4.0 GPA.
Archaeology was my sub-field specialization within my Anthropology major. I have also taken additional Archaeology classes at the graduate level as well as attended an archaeological field during my undergrad studies.
I majored in TV/Film studies as part of my Associate of Arts degree in Communications at Rockland County Community College. I am well versed in film theory and served as technical director for a local cable show produced at the community college.
I minored in Classical Studies as part of my undergraduate degree, graduating with a 4.0 in all my courses.