Recent graduate with a BA in English and experience helping university students brainstorm, construct,
and proofread writing assignments. Especially comfortable helping freshmen and sophomore students
synthesize details into a coherent whole by advising and highlighting their core beliefs, abilities, and
strengths. Organized and efficient [Job Title] highly skilled in office administration, data organization, proofreading, database management and word processing.
Clear oral/written communication
Accurate and detailed
Student Assistant of the Year April 2016
The ID Weeks Library recognizes a student assistant for overall excellence
Senior Achievement Award June 2016
The University of South Dakota English Department recognizes one or more students for
outstanding performance as an English Major
English Department Memorial Award July 2016
Awarded for inspiring others in English as an outstanding writing consultant
Interlibrary Loan Assistant, 02/2014
to Current ID Weeks Library – Vermillion,
Use the library's system software and other resources to independently meet daily goals and avoid
work overflow for department's staff members
Train new employees on the appropriate procedures for processing library requests and
maintaining common library practices and standards
Adapted a daily procedure to more efficiently process book requests for university patrons.
Maintained computer and physical filing systems.
Prepared vendor invoices and processed incoming payments.
Provided complete meeting support including preparing materials and taking notes.
Writing Consultant, 01/2015
to 05/2016 University of South Dakota Writing Center – Vermillion,
Discussed various writing projects with university students to improve language skills and
increase writers' confidence
Managed time during sessions with one or more writers and effectively facilitated learning
Participated as a sole writing consultant in a special project to help students write and proofread
appeal letters and secure their enrollment at the University of South Dakota
Received remarkably high ratings from student writers, based on exceptional consultant work.
Ensured a presentable and welcoming dining area by handling a cash register, taking meal orders,
and washing dishes and tables
Cooperated with other kitchen clerks to reach daily goals and navigate busy shifts
Maintained an ongoing relationship with regular diners and an awareness of their daily needs.
Bachelor of Arts: English,
May 2016 University of South Dakota - Vermillion,