Kirsten Kaufmann

Kirsten Kaufmann

Work History

Work History
May 2007 - Aug 2007

Cashier/Change Room Attendant/Floor Organizer

Gap Outlet, Inc.

I was given the opportunity to interact with people in a relaxed setting.I really liked being able to help others and give them the information they sought.I also enjoyed being a part of the customer’s positive and successful experience at Gap.

Education

Education
Aug 2006 - Present

Hope College

Expected date of graduation: May 2010

  • Major: Exercise Science- This major focuses on the knowledge of the human body and how it reacts to exercise.The skills required to help improve fitness, human performance, and promote health constitute a significant part of this program.
    • Classes taken: Human Anatomy & Lab (BIO 222), Safety First Aid and CPR, Exercise Physiology & Lab, Nutrition, Fitness Assessment and Exercise Prescription, Introduction to Psychology (PSY 100), Research Methods (PSY 200), Nutrition and Athletic Performance, Sociology (SOC 101), Introductory Statistics (MATH 210), Developmental Psychology (PSY 230)
    • Classes planned to take: Anatomical Kinesiology, Regulation of Human Metabolism, Exercise Science and Health, Mechanical Analysis of Human Movement

  • Minor: Biochemistry
    • Classes taken: General Chemistry I & Lab, General Chemistry II & Lab, Organic Chemistry I & Lab, Organic Chemisty II & Lab, Biochemistry I, Biochemistry II
  • Other Classes
    • Classes Taken: Cells and Genetics (BIO 240), Calculus with Review I, Calculus with Review II, Topics in Political Science, Eating for Health, Intro to Art History, Basic Printmaking, Health Dynamics, Many Faces of Christianity, Cultural Heritage I
    • Classes planned to take: Pathophysiology, Microbiology, Spanish I, Spanish II, Cultural Heritage II

Clubs, Organizations

Summary

I am college student who currently has one year remaining until I receive my undergraduate Bachelor's Degree from Hope College.  My area of study is Exercise Science in the department of Kinesiology with a minor in Biochemistry.I plan to apply to Physician’s Assistant School this summer (2009).I’m very excited and hopeful for what my future plans bring me.

Volunteering

  • Relay for Life (2008)
  • Dance Marathon Moraler (2007&2008)
    • Staying positive and supporting the dancers who remain on their feet for 24 hours
    • Raising funds and awareness for the families treated at DeVos Children’s Hospital
    • Hope College | Dance Marathon
  • Bethany Christian Services (2008)
    • Babysitting children and enabling their parents to attend substance abuse meetings
    • Bethany Christian Services Adoption & Orphan Care Agency
  • Court Street Family Medicine (2008)
    • Job-shadowed Megan LeCureux, PA-C