REBECCA LOUISE CONNERS, BA

Wed, 06/14/2017 - 10:47 -- Anonymous (not verified)
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BA:Speech Pathology and Audiology
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E-Mailrconner2@vols.utk.edu

Phone Number: (615) 730-1268      
         

EDUCATION

University of Tennessee, Knoxville                                                              May 2017

Bachelor in Arts of Speech Pathology and Audiology

WORK EXPERIENCE

University of Tennessee, Speech Pathology and Audiology             Knoxville, TN

Research Assistant                                                                                               June 2015

·         Assist Dr. Elena Patten, assistant professor in audiology and speech pathology, with research on the effects of a happy mother having a happy baby

University of Tennessee, Campus Recreation                                      Knoxville, TN

Lifeguard                                                                                         March 2014- Oct. 2016

·         Maintain surveillance of patrons in the facility both in and out of the water, perform first aid and CPR in case of an emergency

·         Be able to recognize hazards and act quickly in the case of an emergency

Front Desk Receptionist                                                                     Dec. 2013-May 2014

·         Greet the patrons as they enter the lobby and use the phone by answering any questions people might have

·         Stay organized with papers and information at the desk

·         Sign people up for swim lessons and check out anything patrons want to rent

Swim Lesson Aid                                                                                 June 2015-July 2016

·         Assist swim instructor with teaching children how to swim

Belle Meade Country Club                                                                         Nashville, TN

Lifeguard Manager                                                                           May 2014- Aug. 2014

·         Oversee other lifeguards along with performing the same tasks as a normal life guard

COMMUNITY SERVICE/ CAMPUS INVOLVEMENT

Bridges: Serving the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Communities          Nashville, TN

Volunteer                                                                                                Dec. 2015-Present

·         Help with youth program by assisting children and teens in the after-school program that are deaf or hard of hearing

·         Worked the front desk by answering the phone to connect callers to schedule interpreters and answering any questions callers had about Bridges

Student Disciplinary Board and Greek Judicial Board                       Nashville, TN

Board Member                                                                                      June 2015- Present

·         Hear cases about students or student organizations and violations of Student Conduct

·         Trained to hear Title IX cases that come before the Student Disciplinary Board

Order of Omega                                                                                            Knoxville, TN

Member                                                                                                    Jan. 2016-Present

·         Leadership honor society for members of Greek organizations

·         Attend all meetings and participate in community service activities

National Student Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA) Knoxville, TN

Member                                                                                                  Sept. 2016-Present

·         Attend monthly meetings

·         Participate in activities associated with the organization including community service and campus involvement

Delta Delta Delta Sorority                                                                         Knoxville, TN

Member                                                                                              August 2013-Present

·         Participate in all sorority activities including: Trideltathon, Habitat for Humanity, raising money for Saint Jude, For the Kids: Raise funds for East Tennessee Children’s Hospital’s Hematology and Oncology Clinic, Relay for Life, etc.  

Panhellenic Delegate                                                                           Jan. 2014-Dec. 2015

·         Liaison between Tri Delta and Panhellenic Executive Council

·         Attend weekly meeting, serve on committees and volunteer for different activities

·         Work with Panhellenic Board members to help plan events for the Panhellenic community

ORGANIZATION INVOLVEMENT

University of Tennessee Climbing Club                                    Aug. 2013-May 2014

University of Tennessee Recreational Tennis Team, JV       Aug. 2013-May 2014

CERTIFICATION

CPR/ Lifeguard                                                                             Aug. 2010- March 2017

REFERENCES

Professional references provided upon request.