Résumé

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Education

University of South Florida - Tampa, FL
Master of Arts, Library and Information Science (expected 2014)
- An ALA Accredited MLS/MLIS degree program.


Yale University - New Haven, CT
Bachelor of Arts, Double Major,
(May 2010)
East Asian Studies (Japan)
& International Studies

Bayshore High School - Bradenton, FL
Diploma, Valedictorian, (May 2006)

Employment History

IMG Academies - Bradenton, FL
Student Services: Residential Student Mentor (Summer 2012)


Robert B. Hass Family Arts Library: Special Collections
Student Library Assistant (2009-2010)


Cushing/Whitney Medical Historical Library: Print & Drawing Collection
Digitization Assistant (2009-2010)


Sterling Memorial Library
Stacks Library Service Assistant (2008-2009)


Yale University Recycling Department
Poster Monitor (2007-2008)


Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Student Worker/Page (2006-2007)

    Leadership (Extracurricular/Volunteer)

    Yale University

    Silliman Residential College
    Student Activities Coordinator (2007-2010)


      Yale Daily News
      Associate Online Editor (2008-2009)
      Staff Reporter / Videographer (2007-2008)


        Bayshore High School

        Bayshore High School Student Government
        Treasurer (2005-2006)
        Class Representative (2002-2006)
        Multiple Committee Chairperson (2002-2006)


        Key Club
        President (2005-2006)
        Secretary (2004-2005)
        Member (2002-2006)


        Academic Team
        President / Team Captain (2004-2006)
        Secretary (2003-2004)
        Team member (2002-2006)


        Science & Recycling Club
        President (2004-2006)
        Member (2003-2006)

        Honors & Awards

        Yale University

        The Ivy League Club of Sarasota/Manatee Scholarship
        Recipient (2006-2010)


        Yale International Summer Award
        Recipient (Summer 2009)


        Richard U. Light Fellowship
        Japan Fellow (Summer 2008)


        Bayshore High School

        Florida Bright Futures Academic Scholar (2006)

        Sarasota Community Foundation Scholarship (2006)

        Student Government Association Outstanding Service in Leadership Scholarship (2006)

        Manatee County Exchange Club - Youth of the Month, (February 2006)

        President’s Volunteer Service Award, Bronze Level (2006)

        President's Award for Educational Excellence (2006)

        Principle’s Leadership Award, (2006)

        American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Mathematics Award (2006)

        Department “Hall of Fame” Award, Mathematics (2006)

        Harvard Book Award (2005)

        Other Activities

        Italian Cultural Institute, Mexico City
        [Instituto Italiano de Cultura, Città del Messico]
        Language Student (2010-2011)


        Mexican Japanese Cultural Institute, Mexico City
        [Instituto Cultural Mexicano Japones, Ciudad de Mexico]
        Language Student (2010-2011)


        Yale University

        Yale Study Abroad: Tokyo, Japan
        Student (Summer 2009)


        The Yale Dramatic Association
        Sound Board Volunteer (Fall 2006)


        Bayshore High School

        National Honor Society
        Member / Student Tutor (2002-2006)


        Suncoast Tech Prep Consortium, Drafting and Design Certificate (2006)

        Florida Boy’s State
        School Representative (Summer 2005)


        P.U.S.H. Careers / SUCCESS Program
        Participant / School Representative  (Summer 2005)


        Junior Leadership Manatee
        School Representative / Participant (2004-2005)

        Language Skills

        Spanish (Native Bilingual)

        Japanese (Intermediate/Advanced)

        Italian (Elementary/Intermediate)

        Specialized / Professional Skills

        Libraries & Archives:
        • Social networking, technical services, and Web 2.0 technologies across Window and Mac OS.
        • ExLibris Voyager ILS circulation and cataloging; working knowledge of Polaris ILS and Unicorn ILS.
        • Library of Congress Classification (LC) and Dewey Decimal Classification (DDC).
        • Research databases, including: JSTOR, Project Gutenberg, ARTstor, Art Full Text, ProQuest, LexixNexis Academic, Scopus, EBSCO, Google Scholar, and others.

        General Computer Skills

        Computer (PC & Mac)
        WPM: 70 | Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Access) | HTML Programing | AutoCAD 2006| Adobe CS4 (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator) | Final Cut Pro 7
        | Lotus Notes | Internet Research | Social Media Sites