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Alisa Hopkins 7903 Elwood Street, Houston, TX 77012

314-489-2822 alhopkin@purdue.edu

Objective To use my writing, editing and publishing skills in an entry-level position.

Education School: Purdue University Degree: Bachelor of Arts in Professional Writing Graduation: May 2010 Minor: Spanish Proficient and Creative Writing o Related Coursework: Computer-Aided Publishing, Fiction Writing, Poetry Writing, Research in Professional Writing, Multimedia Writing and Advanced Professional Writing: Grant and Writing Proposals Major GPA: 3.5/4.00 Cumulative GPA: 3.00/4.00

Technological Skills Extensive knowledge of Microsoft Office, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Dreamweaver, Adobe Photoshop and CSS

Language Skills Proficient in Spanish reading, writing and speaking

Professional Experience Junior Editor Intern, Pentecostal Herald Hazelwood, MO ƒ Collaborated with other employees to enhance the magazine ƒ Aided in the editing of magazine articles ƒ Coordinated with editing committee on important publishing decisions Electronic Medical Records Manager, Family Medical Group Saint Peters, MO ƒ Computed and recorded patient medical history ƒ Handled sensitive documents ƒ Arranged patient medical history Sales Associate, American Eagle Outfitters Saint Peters, MO ƒ Assisted customers with choosing appropriate products ƒ Introduced customers to new advertisement and products ƒ Tracked inventory and stocked shelves Activities Professional Writing Club Purdue Salsa Club ƒ Treasurer, 2008-2009 o Handled a $5,000 budget o Coordinated with president of organization o Arranged documentation for Business Office for Student Organizations

May 2009-August 2009

May 2007-August 2007

May 2007-August 2007


Alisa Hopkins Resume