Ayania Wellington

Ayania Wellington

Syracuse University, C’15, Broadcast Journalism with a minor in African American Studies
Borough of Manhattan Community College, C’12, Associate’s Degree Liberal Arts
Vassar College, 2012 Exploring Transfer

Employment:  Academic Advisor and Social Media Manager, Kaplan Educational Foundation

Big Dream: As the Academic Advisor for the Kaplan Educational Foundation and experienced Kaplan Leadership Program alumn, Ayania wants to bring her media and communications skills to help the Scholars remain informed about world events and their communities.

Leadership Activities:

  • Member, Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society of Community Colleges
  • College Coach, City University of New York Bridge to College Program
  • Intern, Clear Vision Optical
  • Freelance Journalist, Our Time Press
  • Student Ambassador, Socio-Economic Enterprise in South Africa, Syracuse University
  • Public Relations, JUMP (Juvenile Urban Multicultural Program) Nation, Syracuse University
  • Mentor, fullCircle, Syracuse University
  • Social Action Chair, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Incorporated
  • Black Communications Society, Acting Vice President, Syracuse University 
  • Crew (Co-Director), Struggle Bus