Resume

EDUCATION

Hofstra University, Hofstra Honors College, Hempstead, NY                                          May 2011

Bachelor of Arts in German and Creative Writing (Double Major)

GPA 3.67

Honors: Cum Lade, Dean’s List, Sigma Tau Delta English Honor Society, Presidential Scholarship

 

Ludwig Maximilian University, Munich, Germany                                                        Spring 2010

Studied German language, history and literature

 

Boston Latin School   Boston, MA                                                                                              June 2007

 

Published Works

Featured in Font (Literary Magazine)                                                                                       Fall 2010

Columnist for Hofstra Chronicle Newspaper (Op-Ed)                                                  Sept 2010 – May 2011

 

RELATED EXPERIENCE

Universal Record Database New York, NY                                                 Winter 2011- May 2011

Editorial Intern

  • Collaborated with writers and editors in assembling a book of world records
  • Sent outreach to record setters for content
  • Compiled media for book from videos and pictures

 

Boston Writers Project, Boston, MA                                                       Summers 2005, 2006, 2007

Mentor

  • Supervised ninth and tenth graders and helped group members improve their writing skills
  • Led a creative writing workshop using art postcards for inspiration resulting in students writing poetry or stories.

 

OTHER Work Experience

Hudson News, Boston, MA                                                                      Summer 2009, Winter 2010

Sales Associate

  • Worked in the International Terminal at Boston Logan Airport
  • Assisted Customers with shopping needs and questions
  • Managed the cash register and processed monetary transactions

 

Office of the Attorney General, Boston, MA                                                                            Summer 2008

Intern

  • Worked in the Insurance and Financial Services Division
  • Assigned to read case-related confidential legal documents
  • Required to write and data-enter summaries of assigned documents  

 

ACTIVITIES

Hofstra Writers Club                                                                                          Jan 2008 – May 2011

Font (Literary Magazine)                                                                                 Sept 2007 – Dec 2010

 

SKILLS

Language: Proficient in German

Computer: Comfortable with Microsoft Office Suite (including PowerPoint, Excel)

Social Media: Mastery of Twitter, WordPress

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