University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI
Focus in Psychology and Human Development
Current GPA 3.3/4.0
Relevant Coursework: How to Change the World, General Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Psychology of Music
Hanover Park High School
East Hanover, NJ
Current GPA 4.2/5.0
Relevant Coursework: Art of Writing, Language Arts, AP US History I/II
Participated in organization of Free Burma Benefit Concert.
Presented facts and statistics at events and concerts toeducate audience on issues.
Developed time management skills by scheduling events throughout the academic year.
Honed interpersonal skills by contacting guest speakers.
Appalachia Service Project
July 2012 - Present
Acted as senior representative for six-member team repairing homes.
Fostered relationships with families byengaging in lunch hour conversations and activities.
Organized church service and group projects to enhance 10 daytrip.
Citihope International Trip to Malawi
Provided healthy lunch service to orphanages and day care centers.
Hand-delivered sustaining goods to churches,hospitals, and prisons in surrounding areas.
Enhanced interpersonal skills by facilitating cross-cultural conversationswith Malawian teens and community members.
Taught personal hygiene lessons to incarcerated adults.
PresentedPowerPoint follow-up presentations for church members and elementary school children.
30 Hour Famine Event
Morristown United Methodist Church
Managed team of four in coordinating youth event. Invited speakers and planned activities to educate participantsabout hunger issues.
Used Microsoft Word and Excel to organize spreadsheets, calendars and other charts for event.
Presented proposal to congregation to gain financial support.
Center for Student Mission
August 2011 - 2012
Organized vacation bible school in inner-city neighborhood of Anacostia.
Volunteered at various community foodpantries.
Taught swim lessons at inner-city day camp.
Surveyed community members about poverty.
K-grams (mentoring program for local elementary children), University of Michigan
Symphonic Band, Hanover Park High School
Hanover Park Debate Team, Hanover Park High School
The Forum Newspaper, Features Editor, Hanover Park High School