Shannon Sarkisian


Education
    University of Massachusetts Amherst
    August, 2011 - May, 2015
    degree
    Bachelor's
    majors
    Communication Disorders
    Linguistics
Work Experience
    University of Massachusetts at Amherst
    New Students Orientation Leader
    March, 2013 - present
    company
    University of Massachusetts at Amherst
    title
    New Students Orientation Leader
    overview
    • Advised new students on University requirements and expectations, as well as aided in their class selection process in computer labs • Conducted 115 minute bus tours for parents, informing them about the rich resources available at UMass • Ran information sessions on academics including one about being a first generation student at college • Mentored new incoming students to UMass, including both Freshman and Transfer students at orientation
    UMass Amherst
    Student Admission Representative
    March, 2013 - present
    University of Massachusetts at Amherst ResLife
    Residential Advisor
    August, 2013 - May, 2014
    SwimJim
    Lifeguard & Assistant Swim Instructor
    June, 2010 - May, 2014
Fun Fact
I was a part of the UMass Unicycler's Union freshman year
Skills
Languages
FrenchSpanish
Skills
adobe lightroomamerican red cross lifeguard/cpr and first aid certificationpc and mac literateplays the guitarportrait photographyread music
Leadership
    Headshots & Portraits by Shannon Giselle
    Aphasia Connections
    Center for Language, Speech, and Hearing