University of Central Florida - Orlando, FL Summer 2018 (expected)
Graduate Certificate, Educational/Instructional Technology
Clemson University - Clemson, SC Spring 2013
Master of Education, Counselor Education (Student Affairs)
Purdue University - West Lafayette, IN Spring 2011
Bachelor of Science, Computer Graphics Technology
Minor in Organizational Leadership and Supervision
Minor in Art and Design
Coordinator, Learning Environment and Academic Research Network (L.E.A.R.N.) Program - Orlando, FL
Office of Undergraduate Research - University of Central Florida
Established a newly created position as the Coordinator of multiple L.E.A.R.N. programs. I am currently maintaining the existing model for first-time in college, or F-L.E.A.R.N., living-learning community while also creating the new Transfer, or T- L.E.A.R.N., model funded by the National Science Foundation.
Coordinator, Transfer Academic Initiatives & Pre-Transfer STEM Advising - Baltimore, MD
Office of Undergraduate Education and Office of Academic and Pre-Professional Advising - University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Pioneered newly created and dual-reporting position for the STEM Transfer Student Success Initiative (stemtransfer.org) funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. Facilitated the creation of a comprehensive network of support in advising, and fosters a collaborative culture shift between UMBC and partner 2-year institution transfer advisors while ultimately better serving students’ transitions.
Graduate Assistant for Selection and Training - Clemson, SC
University Housing & Dining - Clemson University
Established a newly created graduate position in University Housing & Dining by assisting in recruitment, selection, training, and development at three levels: professional staff, graduate staff, and undergraduate staff.
Intern, Academic Coach - Clemson, SC
Academic Success Center - Clemson University
Interned at Clemson’s Academic Success Center (ASC) while taking full-time graduate and 30hr/week assistantship in Residence Life.
Intern, Enrollment Services & Student Life Departments - Rome, Italy
Enrollment Services and Student Life - The American University of Rome
Interned at an International-American University during a two-month summer internship in Enrollment Services and Student Life departments.
Kuperman, A., Schneider, K., Smith, C. M., & Jardaneh, K. (2017-2018). Opening the digital door: New paths to engagement in undergraduate research. Third author on a $10,000 Quality Enhancement Plan grant to create an online, non-credit course to help UCF students learn how to get started in undergraduate research.
Kane, E., Marquart, C., & Williams, A. (2013, April). Teaching the future: A mixed methods study of millennial students’ and faculty’s preferred teaching styles in a school of education. HEHD Research Forum, http://www.clemson.edu/hehd/research/documents/researchforum/Program-Book-Full-abstract-spring-2013-Forum.pdf.
Eagen, K. & Smith, C. M. (2018, July). Thriving in survival mode: Tips and (tech) tricks for doing more with less. Council on Undergraduate Research Biennial Conference. Arlington, VA.
Smith. C. M., Johnson, J., & Hansen. K. (2018, July). LEARNing to lead: Peer mentors of first-year research communities. Council on Undergraduate Research Biennial Conference. Arlington, VA.
Smith. C. M., Johnson, J., & Hansen. K. (2018, February). LEARNing to lead: Peer mentors of first-year research communities. 37th Annual Conference on The First-Year Experience. San Antonio, TX.
Smith. C. M. (2018, January). Digital storytelling for success. McNair Promising Practices Institute. Ronald E. McNair Scholars Annual Conference for Directors. Orlando, FL
Baron, K., Kealey, J. & Marquart, C. (2015, October). Integrated academic support for transfer students: Collaboration. 22nd National Conference on Students in Transition. Baltimore, MD.
Baron, K., Kealey, J. & Marquart, C. (2015, October). Pre-Transfer STEM advising at a 4-year institution. 22nd National Conference on Students in Transition. Baltimore, MD.
Armstrong, J., Hurn, J., Kessinger, J., & Marquart, C. (2015, April). The critical role of the pre-transfer advisor. 2015 USM Transfer Professional Day and CCBC’s Annual Articulation and Transfer Partnership Workshop. Essex, MD.
Lee, B., Marquart, C., Moroney, E., Slattery, K. (2014, October). VIP access: The inside scoop on successful STEM transfer. First Annual Maryland Collegiate STEM Conference. Germantown, MD.
Kealey, J., & Marquart. C. (2014, October). Leveraging online learning to meet the diverse needs of transfer students. 21st National Conference on Students in Transition. Denver, CO.
Armstrong, J., Baron, K., & Marquart. C. (2014, October). Collaborating to transform the culture of academic advising for STEM transfer students. National Academic Advising Association. Minneapolis, MN.
Walker, K., Dye, K., Marquart, C., & Williams, T.(2013, April). Internationalization of student affairs. Higher Education Administration masters level course. Clemson, SC.
Blicharz, M., Marquart, C., & Upah, B. (2013, March). Empowering female college students: Breaking society’s boundaries. National Association of Student Personnel Administrators. Orlando, FL.
Marquart, C., McKenzie, S., & Rutledge, A. (2012, October). Graduate programs in higher education within south carolina. South Carolina College Personnel Association. Charleston, SC.
Anderson, S., & Marquart, C. (2010, April). The W.H.A.L.E. in the room. Presented at National Orientation Directors Association, Ashland, OH.
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