alexandra yoon Education
Miami University, Oxford, OH | Fine Arts Major | Architecture Minor | Global Perspectives of Sustainability Cumulative GPA | 3.65 Oxford Scholars Program
Specialty | Physical Model Making Technical Programs | Autodesk Revit, AutoCAD, Rhino, Form Z, Sketch Up Design Programs | Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign Misc | Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint, and Adobe Acrobat Languages | English, Korean
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Atelier Program with Miami University | January 2013 - Present A unique opportunity to work on a community project with four other MU students hosted by Cole + Russell Architects. - Earning IDP credit under supervisor John Blake, licensed architect. - Developing designs for a new building envelope for the Peaslee Neighborhood Center. - Developing a full set of construction documents for future use by the Center. Over-The-Rhine Residency Program | August 2012 - December 2012 An award-winning program in the urban community of Over-the-Rhine, Cincinnati to think critically about gentrification and architecture. - Design+Build studio designed renovation plans of a building on 1400 Republic St. - Dealt with challenges of the site being a historic building in a historic district. - Played key role in the development of the set of construction documents for Over-the-Rhine Community Housing, the client. Building Information Technology Modeling | January 2012 - April 2012 This is a course offered by Miami devoted to learning Autodesk Revit. Includes a final model that showcases many of the basic and intermediate skills of Revit.
Study Abroad Experience
Sustainable Design London Program | May - June 2011 A 5-week program in London, UK exploring sustainable tactics used in Europe. - With a partner, designed a mixed-use building with sustainability as the focal point. - In charge of concept design, development of floor plans, and physical model for display at Miami University.
Leadership + Group Experience
President | 2011-2012, Secretary | 2010-2011 Korean American Student Association, Miami University Organized an event for 250-300 people to showcase Korean culture. Designed advertisement posters for all cultural events. In charge of coming Korean exchange students and helped them adjust to American culture. Co-Chair | 2011-2012, Second-Year Representative | 2010-2011 Student Advisory Council, Department of Architecture, Miami University In charge of organizing end-of-the-year open house show for the department and represented the upperclassman in meetings. Fostered department-wide interaction as much as possible. Professional Committee | 2011-2012 Alpha Rho Chi Architecture Fraternity, Alpha Class, Miami University Acted as the pledge class president to organize a fundraiser for APX before initiation. Part of the professional committee, helped organize resume + portfolio workshops, organized a trip to firms in the OH area.
Mildred Z. Bishop Scholarship Fanning + Howey Scholarship W.E. Havinghurst Minority Scholarship Deanâ€™s List 6 semesters | Presidentâ€™s List 1 semester References can be provided upon request.