Follow Tori’s Progress
Augustana University today announced that Tori Leean of Bloomington, Minnesota, has been named to the Dean's List for the spring semester of the 2016-17 academic year. The Dean's List recognizes f...Spring 2017Verified by Augustana University
Awards & Recognition
Tori Leean was recognized for earning a scholarshipThe Augustana Trustees Honor Scholarship - 4 year scholarshipAdded by Tori
Activities & Affiliations
Augustana Women's Rugby Clubplayer, technical secretaryFall 2016 - Fall 2017Added by Tori
Customer ServiceMay 2013 - Present
My job includes working the register, answering the phone, checking clothes in and out of the store, speaking with customers both satisfied and unsatisfied. Other responsibilities include, tagging and sorting dirty clothes, placing them in the wash, bagging clean clothes, cleaning the store, as well as opening and closing the store.
Kids' Safari - Bloomington Public School District
Activities Assistant-2015 & 2016, Inclusion staff- 2016 & 2017, 1st grade Assistant-2017June 2015 - Present
As an Activities Assistant my job includes working with elementary school aged children in a number of scenarios including in the computer lab, on the playground and in play settings. Other responsibilities include setting up areas for snacks and or play, keeping the children focus on the task at hand, maintaining a fun and joyful atmosphere and generally keeping the children safe. As an Inclusion staff my job includes working 1 on 1 with a child who requires special attention. I make sure they are included in games and activities with other children and I keep them safe and on task. I also must address any behavioral problems that may arise due to autism spectrum disorder, attention deficit disorder, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, etc. As a 1st grade Assistant my job is to provide activities for my first grade class as well as interact with them, keep them safe, and overall take charge of them (alongside the 1st grade lead) on field trips as well as in the classroom and on the playground.
Augustana Learn to Swim Program
Swim instructor and Water AssistantAugust 2014 - Present
My job includes teaching basic swimming skills to children as young as 2 as well as keeping them safe, happy and focused on learning. I am also responsible for evaluating their performance and progress, writing up and following lesson plans and communicating with their parents.
Augustana University Biology Department
Research Assistant to Dr. Carrie Olson-ManningSeptember 2016 - Present
I work on the Indolic Flux of Glucosinolates in Arabidopsis thaliana project under Dr. Olson-Manning at Augustana University. My responsibilities include: cultivating and collecting samples from A. thaliana, performing DNA analysis, completing PCRs, and running gels. I also have to work as a team to troubleshoot any unsuccessful processes and assume leadership roles in lab meetings.
Furthermore I acquired an average of 8 volunteer hours per week in Dr. Olson-Manning's lab during the fall semester before being officially hired in the spring semester.Expand ▾
Pet Supplies "Plus"
Cashier and Small animals expertMay 2012 - July 2013
My job included working the register, answering the phone and helping customers find and pick out certain products such as food, toys and leashes for their pets. Other responsibilities included bagging live crickets or fish for customers, cleaning shelves counters, small animal cages and fish tanks, and preparing the store for closing.