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D.M. Noonan, MA

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Name: Donna Noonan
Address: van Royenlaan 32b, 9721 ER, Groningen
Nationality: Irish

Donna Noonan

Date of birth: 12 December 1990 Telephone: +31 682 474716
Email: LinkedIn: Donna’s profile

Personal Information

Personal Profile

I am a motivated individual who is dedicated to working in higher education. Accustomed to working in a fast paced environment, I am experienced in completing tasks efficiently and on time: both individually and as part of a dynamic team. Having worked with diverse groups of people both in Ireland and abroad, I have developed excellent intercultural communication skills. Experience in the higher education sector has provided me with the requisite skills to successfully recruit students for programmes at Campus Fryslân.

April 2017- present: Student Assistant | Campus Fryslân (16 hours a week)

  • ⇒  Creating, writing and editing text for the Toets Nieuwe Opleiding document for the
  • GRL bachelor programme.
  • ⇒  Advising on the internationalisation vision for Campus Fryslân.
  • February 2017- April 2017: Language and Cultural Policy Expert (internship) | Campus Fryslân (32 hours a week)
  • ⇒  Developed two language and culture courses for the GRL programme.
  • ⇒  Actively gave input on language and culture policy at Campus Fryslân as part of January 2016- June 2016: Student Services Advisor | Institute for Study Abroad (IFSA), Butler University, Ireland (39 hours a week)
  • the GRL development team.
  • ⇒  Provided comprehensive pastoral and academic support to IFSA Butler students.
  • ⇒  Liaised with both local and overseas staff to resolve student issues.
  • ⇒  Represented IFSA Butler as part of a national delegation to US universities.
  • September 2014- December 2015: Programme Assistant | Institute for Study Abroad (IFSA), Butler University, Ireland (39 hours a week)
  • ⇒  Efficiently organised and co-ordinated IFSA Butler student orientations and events.
  • ⇒  Developed marketing material for IFSA Butler Ireland programmes.
  • ⇒  Created promotional social media campaigns.
  • September- June 2010-2011/2012-2013: Student Assistant | International Education Office, University College Cork (UCC), Ireland (8 hours a week)
  • ⇒  Developed and presented a Welcome Programme for incoming international students (ca. 600 per semester).
  • ⇒  Co-ordinated UCC Peer Support Leaders who provided support to international students during their time in Ireland.
  • ⇒  Drafted bi-annual reports and financial plans.

Relevant Work Experience

Other Experience

May 2013-2016: Pieta House | Darkness into Light steward
September 2013- February 2014: Language teacher | Inklusive Schule an der Maurine, Schönberg, Germany
September 2012- September 2014: PleaseTalk volunteer
September 2012-June 2013: Secondary School Liaison | UCC
September 2012- March 2013: Mentor Certificate in Contemporary Living | UCC September 2011-June 2012: Language teacher | Casa das Linguas, Santiago de Compostela, Spain

September 2016-present: MA Multilingualism | University of Groningen/ Campus Fryslân ⇒ MA Linguistics Programme Committee member

September 2009- June 2013: BA Language and Cultural Studies Spanish (minor in German) | University College Cork, Ireland. Grade: First Class Honours (1:1)

  • ⇒  Vice-President | International Students Society, UCC
  • ⇒  Final Year Representative | Hispanic Society
  • ⇒  Student Faculty Representative | German Department
  • ⇒  Student Leadership Award recipient
  • ⇒  Peer Support Leader
  • ⇒  Erasmus 2011-2012 | University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain English: Native German/ Spanish: C2 Irish: C1 French: B2 Galician: B2/B1 Dutch: A2/B1
  • Certificates
  • Languages
  • ⇒  June 2016: International Council for International Students Diverse Voices
  • intercultural competency training
  • ⇒  February 2016: Self-harm assistance training
  • ⇒  November 2015: ASIST suicide first-aid training
  • ⇒  October 2015: SafeT alk suicide helper training
  • ⇒  October 2014: Dublin Rape Crisis Centre sexual assault training
  • To combat the pressures of work and study, I actively engage in sport. I am an avid swimmer, yogi and a Zumba lover. When at home in Ireland, I regularly go hiking up one of our beautiful mountains. I am a keen reader, traveller and chef. I am a mental health advocate and regularly volunteer for mental health organisations.
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