Work History

Work History
Aug 2013 - May 2016

ITAP Associate

DePauw University ITAP

After my first year as an ITAP Apprentice I moved on to secure an on-campus internship with Student Technology Support.  Student Technology Support is a resource for students who are having trouble navigating school websites and need extra help learning different software.  We also help students learn ways that are effective to present information for class projects, speeches, ect.  Another of part of my job is FITS (Faculty Instructional Technology Support).  Faculty and staff can come and see us if they are wanting to learn new ways of using technology in their classrooms to better present their material to students.

Responsibilities Include:

  •     Being available to help faculty and staff use technology to make their teaching more     effective
  •     Being a resource for one on one consultations in the Digital Media Lab
  •     Presenting both specialized and campus wide technology workshops
  •     Participation on team projects (Cyber Security Awareness Week, Healthy Computing)
  •     Individual projects (making instruction videos using Camtasia, a software that utilizes screen capturing and voice overs as well as being an administrator for our social media pages)
    May 2015 - Aug 2015

    Marketing Intern

    Cripe

    My most recent summer internship was with a design firm in Indianapolis with specialties in architecture, civil engineering, and land survey among others.  Responsibilities included:

    • Social media and website updating
    • Setting up and working out kinks in the CRM (Customer Relationship Management)
    • Creating proposal letters and introduction materials for potential clients
    • Running reports on Google Analytics
    • Creating and updating material using Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign
    • Putting together a community service event with the other interns

    I also had unique opportunities including giving a Branding and Social Media presentation to the entire company and participating in a panel discussion with the CEO and Senior Vice President on relationship building and blogging on the same topic.

    Jun 2014 - Aug 2014

    Written Correspondence Intern

    Angie's List

    My previous summer's internship was in the Written Correspondence office at Angie's List. The job included:

    • Handled email communication with members and nonmembers who had questions or concerns with the company
    • Resolved complaints between members and service providers
    • Monitored social media outlets where members and nonmembers could post questions and concerns
    • Assisted members with finding companies or service providers to perform work for them

    I also worked on several special projects including resolving complaints between members and service providers and moderating the social media outlets where members and nonmembers could post questions and concerns. I was awarded the Employee of the Month prize in August for learning quickly and jumping right into the department and my role within it.

    Aug 2012 - May 2013

    ITAP Apprentice

    DePauw University ITAP

    The ITAP program is an Honors Program at DePauw University that teaches different technology skills and prepares Apprentices to become Associates and hold on-campus technology related jobs.  I have completed two technology associated rotations this year and am currently working on my third.

    •  Audio Recording- I learned how to set up microphones and editing equipment in a studio and also how to use said audio equipment.  The final project was to come up with something that might be on a radio show and then to record and edit the piece.  I chose to do an interview.
    •  Web Authoring- I learned how to use HTML and CSS code to design a web site.  Our final project was using both HTML and CSS to design our own web site about something that interested us.
    •  Training Methods- I learned how to approach training people and the different methods that can be used to teach.
    •  Multi Media- I learned the basics of photoshop and Flash software and put those softwares together in a final project that also involved writing clear instructions.

      Education

      Education
      Aug 2012 - Present

      Bachelor of Art English Writing and Bachelor of Art Spanish

      DePauw University

      Cumulative GPA 3.4/4.0

      • Alpha Chi Omega, Alpha Chapter
      • Servicio en Las Americas- service/Spanish immersion trip to Quito, Ecuador before Freshman year began, where our group worked at an elementary school assisting the leaders with activities
      • ITAP Advanced
      • Volleyball Club
      Jan 2015 - Apr 2015

      Study Abroad

      AHA International Segovia, Spain

      I am currently spending a semester abroad in Segovia, Spain, in order to learn by way of immersion the Spanish language.  I will here from January to April taking several unique classes and exploring the country and different parts of Europe.

      Aug 2008 - May 2012

      Indiana Academic Honors

      Clinton Central Jr./Sr. High School

      Cumulative GPA 3.9/4.0

      Skills

      Skills

      Spanish

      Illustrator

      InDesign

      Photoshop

      Microsoft Office

      Google Apps

      Wordpress

      Training Methods

      Portfolio