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Humans of Telfer ─ Alexis Kuper

Alexis KuperAlexis Kuper, 5th-year Marketing student and Head Ambassador, Ambassador Program, Telfer Career Centre 

Get To Know Alexis

  • My favourite subjects at university: Consumer behaviour and advertising.
  • Why I chose Telfer: The opportunity to live in the nation’s capital. 
  • What warms my heart at Telfer: The ability to curate your electives to whichever aspect of business interests you the most.
  • My advice to incoming students: Try out a bunch of extracurriculars and student programs early, and pick the one that you find most fulfilling.

A Few Personal Questions

Q: What personal, academic or professional achievement are you most proud of?

A: I wrote and published a poetry collection over the COVID-19 pandemic! It’s called “Attic Kids” and it’s available on Amazon.

Q: Is there a life experience that has transformed you?

A: I think university as a whole has transformed me. I moved far away from my family and have gained a lot of independence and self-awareness.

Q: You’re paid to travel anywhere in the world during reading week. Where are you going, with whom and why?

A: I’m going to the Yukon Territory; I love hiking and the territory has such beautiful views. Plus, I’ve always wanted to see the aurora borealis up close! 

About the Author

(Elle/She)<br><br>Coordonnatrice de développement professionnel au Centre des carrières de Telfer, Véronique Bélinge est titulaire d’un baccalauréat ès arts en traduction, d’un baccalauréat ès sciences sociales en études internationales et langues modernes, ainsi que d’une maîtrise ès arts en littératures et cultures du monde. Avec plus de 20 ans d’expérience alliant traduction, révision, édition, rédaction publicitaire, création de contenu numérique et élaboration de messages organisationnels, elle offre aux étudiants du B.Com. et du MBA des services d’encadrement en développement de carrière et d’image de marque personnelle, depuis l’adaptation du CV jusqu’aux techniques d’entrevue en passant par LinkedIn.<br><br>Véronique Bélinge is the Professional Development Coordinator at the Telfer School of Management Career Centre. She holds an Honours Bachelor of Arts with a specialization in Translation, an Honours Bachelor of Social Sciences with a specialization in International Studies and Modern Languages as well as a Master of Arts in World Literatures and Cultures. With 20+ years of combined experience in translation, revision, copywriting, copyediting, publicity writing, digital content creation, and corporate messaging, she provides B.Com. and MBA students with personal branding and career coaching services encompassing everything from resumé tailoring to LinkedIn and interview techniques.

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