About Maria Alexandra
I finished secondary school in Romania and am preparing to go to university in England starting September 2012. I enjoy traveling and meeting new people from different cultures and making friends. Next, I have an extract from my personal CV, if it interests you to know a bit more about my personal achievements and personality.
Period 15/09/2004 → 31/05/2012
Name and type of schooling institution: Zinca Golescu (National College)
AIELTS (Advanced International English Language Test System) passed with a score of 8.5 out of 9 possible.
Social skills and competences:
Highly developed skills of communication, creative, patient, dynamic, able to relate to the individuals I work with and adapt to new environments quickly. Self-motivated and proactive, quick-learner, thorough, good attention to detail, passionate about travel and enthusiastic.
Organisational skills and competences:
Capable of fast decision-taking, capacity of synthesis and analysis, capable of analyzing and assigning tasks in a team, leadership skills, efficient planning skills, freelance writing.
Computer skills and competences:
MS Windows and MS Office, Adobe Photoshop, video editing programs, photo and audio editing programs, publishing abilities, Internet facilities.
Artistic skills and competences:
Creating hand-made accessories and painting on various types of materials. Photographic skills.
Additional information Awards and diplomas
3rd Prize at the English Olympics- County phase
4th Place at the National Competition ''In the memory of the Holocaust''
4th Place at the County Contest ''Young Emerging Journalists''- magazine section
2nd and 3rd place at the interdisciplinary contest ’’Literature in the virtual world''- magazines section
4th Place at the interdisciplinary ’’Literature in the virtual world''- photos section
Diploma of organizer of the Freshman Ball in 2010 for ''CNL Zinca Golescu''
Third Prize at the county symposium ''European Union County-identity and cultural diversity''
Diploma of participation at the International Scientific Session MAN AND SOCIETY-DIDACTIC PERSPECTIVE 2nd Editon
4th Prize at the English Olympics- County phase
Moneysense financial program diploma, 2010-2011 edition
2nd Place at the National Contest "The communist repression – The Pitesti Experiment", First Edition, 9th June 2011
Participant at the National Contest ”Certamen Ovidianum Ponticum”, 2011 edition
1st Prize at the Charles Dickens 2012 competition organised by the British Council
1st Prize at the English Olympics- County phase
3rd Prize at the Applied Informatics Contest- County phase
Projects and organizations I have been part of:
Member of the NGO Save the Children!
Graduate of the course ''Let’s expel violence! '' hosted by the County Police Inspectorate
RTC Foundation workshops Participant
National Referral Session Participant ''Say NO to Violence''
Volunteer on projects organized by the Red Cross
Participant at the national ecological project ''Let's Do It Romania!''
Member of the committee at the interdisciplinary competition LITERATURE IN THE VIRTUAL DIMENSION, Fourth Edition
Student Council Vice President of CNL Zinca Golescu College 2008-2009
Student Council President of CNL Zinca Golescu College 2009-2010
Student Council Vice President of CNL Zinca Golescu College 2010-2011
Developing the European dimension of education: The development of European size of education in '' Man and society '', Collective authors Rottarymond & Rotarexim Publishing, 2011 p. 260-262
“ The Pitesti Experiment- Re-education through torture”, Ilie Popa & Rozalia Rodica Popa, Cultural Foundation “Memoria”- Arges branch, 2011, p. 179-188
An idea worth spreading
Never give up on your ideas that you are truly passionate about, sooner or later an opportunity will arise and will allow you to follow through with your dreams. You just need to work hard and keep trying, that is what I did and I now can say that hard work, perseverance and creativity will always get you where you want to.
I'm passionate about
art, animals and multicultural environments, also about ways to improve oneself.
Talk to me about
management, interesting projects concerning education, poverty and leadership, competitions and practice stages or international experiences.
People don't know I'm good at
painting and drawing because I only do it as a hobby and for my personal pleasure.