Erik Mudrak

  • Georgetown KY
Erik Mudrak

Computer Science 

About

Erik Mudrak is a student getting the most out of his time at Transylvania University while focusing in on the future beyond his college days. Technology and computer science have been his passion for years now, and he plans to delve further into the exciting field.

Work History

Work History
Jun 2014 - Aug 2014

Technical Specialist Intern-Paris

Paris City Fire Department & EMS - Paris, KY
  • Designed and developed aesthetic and effective website for fire department using HTML and CSS
  • Organized months of overdue patient insurance information and processed data for billing
  • Analyzed and graphed data for emergency runs in Excel to present to EMS Board, successfully justifying the necessity for another ambulance in Paris
  • Troubleshot networking issues in both fire stations so that all firefighters and medics could access important files and daily materials.
Jun 2012 - Jul 2012

Camp Assistant

Gateway Academy Camp - Georgetown, KY

Pre-engineering and science camp for fifth grade students

  • Encouraged excitement in engineering and technology in students
  • Aided students tasks such as soldering that required precise supervision and instruction
  • Coordinated activities and worked professionally with official teachers assistants

Education

Education
Aug 2013 - May 2017

Bachelor of Arts in Computer Science

Transylvania University - Lexington, KY

Expected May 2017 

Aug 2009 - May 2013

Graduate

Scott County High School - Georgetown, Kentucky
  • 2013 Valedictorian (4.0 GPA, 4+ AP courses)
Sep 2013 - Present

Relevant Course Work

Data Structures - Transylvania University
  • Developed neat and efficient programming habits in order to write clean code across languages for class, and in preparation for professional programming opportunities
  • Mastered foundational topics of C++ from classes to trees through numerous projects and coursework in order to solve real world problems through computer science
  • Utilized Linux distros and the Unix terminal to complete projects

Other course work: Computer Graphics, 3D Printing, Machine Intelligence

Mar 2014 - Present

College and High School Involvement

Admissions Ambassador - Transylvania University
  • Convey enthusiasm for Transylvania to prospective students and their parents by engaging them during Admissions events and by hosting prospective students overnight to help them learn about campus life
  • Work as a team with fellow ambassadors to aid admissions counselors in daily tasks quickly and efficiently
  • Transitioned from tour guide role to Social Media Ambassador, applying skills with social media, graphic design, and other technological duties as they were in demand in the admissions office

Other Involvement: Delta Sigma Phi - Secretary & Webmaster, Alpha Lambda Delta, FYRS Conference presenter, Investment Club, VEX Robotics

2010 - 2013

Engineering Projects

Student - Scott County high school
  • Produced projects in engineering topics each semester for several years, including architecture in building a scale model of the school, to electronics in constructing and programming a 4x4x4 and 8x8x8 LED cube
  • Collaborated effectively with partner to develop project and meet goals
  • Built experience in engineering-related fields through hands-on work
  • Presented final project to panel of professional engineers from community