Victoria Adebanjo | About Me

Activities

African Unity

Public Relations Officer

AU Fashion show
AU Show 2017

African Unity's Dancer and Model

Discuss and learn about key events and traditions that occur in African countries

Use diverse forms of social media to promote the organization and recruit new members

Participate in multiple dances for campus wide events

Construct creative flyers and advertisements informing college community on club events

Collaborate with a team of eight to market and budget for Pageant/ Fashion Show

Global Medical Brigades

Event Coordinator (GMB)

Raise awareness on campus about the health disparities occurring in Panama, Nicaragua, Ghana and Honduras

Promote involvement on mission trips to these underdeveloped countries

Work with doctors and professionals in the medical field to coordinate the trips

Coordinate fundraisers to raise money for medical supplies sent to the countries

Captain

Most Valuable Player for the Outdoor Track and Field in 2014, 2015

Multiple achievements in track and field as a scholar athlete, over 30 medals and 10 trophies were recognized while holding five high school records for discus and shotput in Indoor and Outdoor

Learned to manage time and balance academics and sports, while developing leadership and collaborative skills

Volunteer

Peer Mentor

Serve as a peer mentor to guide freshmen and sophomores in their transition to college and through courses

Schedule meeting with mentee for campus events and programs

Overnight Host

Host high school students overnight in my room

Introduce students to campus life and campus events

Give tours of campus to prospective students

Dr. Richard Semmler '68 Service Day

Maintenance of park at the annual flea market, which community members showcase their belongings and celebrate the vibrant and authentic community

Member

Participated in community service throughout New York City, completed over 10 hours

Developed professional skills through weekly workshops on career professionalism

SKILLS

Professional

Computer: Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint)
Knowledgeable about Microsoft Office and all its attributes. Confident in creating documents, duplicating spreadsheets, formatting documents and production of PowerPoints
Office Equipment: Paper Cutter, Printer, Copier, Fax Machine, Image Now, Office Phone
Extensive familiarity with office appliances such as use of Image Now online filing, office phone regarding transferring individuals and recording messages
Communication:
Proficient in communicating with various types of people in diverse settings. Able to present presentations and network

Technological

Social Media- Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat
Have a knowledge of several social media sites and how to operate them efficiently

ACHIEVEMENTS

ODK Honor Society
Omicron Delta Honor Society (ODK)
Spring 2017
Member of National Leadership Honor Society
College Dean's List
Fall 2015
Recipient of award for obtaining a grade point average of 3.5-4.0
Semi-Finalist, Posse Foundation Leadership Scholarship
Senior Year of High School, 2014-2015
Nominated to be a scholarship recipient for leadership skills and outstanding academic records. Full-ride scholarship for top schools in the United States.

INTEREST AND HOBBIES

Reading
Getting lost in a book has been a passion since I was born. I a few of the genres I like are genres mystery, romance, fiction, supernatural/sci-fi
Staying active
Exercising is an essential part of my weekly routine. Staying active is very important to me and helps me be more productive in life and my school work. Dancing, kickboxing, Zumba and all other forms of physical activity are ways for me to relieve stress and increase productivity.
Traveling
I love traveling and always ready for a new adventures.