Shantal Figueroa

Education

Education

M.A. in English

Aug 2013 - May 2015
Old Dominion University

Rhetoric and Composition

B.A. in English

Aug 2009 - Dec 2012
Texas A&M

Work History

Work History

Writing Center Tutor

Aug 2014 - May 2015
Old Dominion University

Tutor a diverse set of students on writing assignments, including ESL students

Use software such as Adobe Connect to tutor students long distance

Administrative duties such as answering the phone and scheduling students 

Help students in various capacities in the computer lab

Help prepare educational material such as wikipedia or handouts


Graduate Research Assitant

Jan 2015 - May 2015
Old Dominion University

Grade short essays for up to 140 students

Research and sort through primary source material using microfilm


Stock Clerk

Mar 2013 - Jun 2014
Michaels

Help customers navigate store and answer customer questions

Unload materials from the truck and restock shelves

Help set up store


Volunteer Experience

Certifications

Docent

Nov 2015 - Present
Institute of Texan Cultures

Prepare and give 10 minute presentation on Texas history for up to 100 students per day 

Once every week

Go to volunteer meetings 

Volunteer

Mar 2013 - Jul 2013
Red Cross

Administrative Front Desk Duties such as answering phones and entering data

Help prepare venues for events by helping with set up



Skills

Skills

Fluent Spanish-Speaker

Word Processing

Word Press

HTML and CSS familiarity