JOHN DOE?? 320 Memorial Drive, Cambridge, MA 02139 ?? Phone: 917-669-6459 ?? Email: [email protected] edu EDUCATION Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA Candidate for B. S. in Environmental Engineering, GPA ? ? 2010 (expected) Minor in Biology; Humanities concentration in Economics Relevant coursework: Structural Engineering, Ecology, Environmental Biology and Chemistry, Environmental Microbiology, Engineering Design, Genetics, Multivariable and Differential Calculus, Micro and Macroeconomics. EXPERIENCE
Building Bridges Through Leadership Training, Chittagong, Bangladesh Project Coordinator and Team Leader June 2008 – August 2008 ? ? ? ? ? Winner of Kathryn Wasserman’s 100 Projects for Peace 2008 for program focused on creating dialogue between diverse youth groups through a service oriented leadership program. Led a team of seven professionals to complete $12,500 project. Recruited, interviewed applicants. Drafted publicity materials. Conducted group lectures with participants. Worked in local slum for designing community service component of program for students.
Program boasts 93% graduation rate, 670 hours of community service and will continue as a non-profit. October 2007 – January 2008 MIT Biomaterials Science and Engineering Laboratory, Cambridge, MA Research Assistant ? ? Tested anti-oxidant ability of palm oil extracts. Created data spreadsheets and graphical representation of results. International Center for Diarrhoeal Diseases Research, Dhaka, Bangladesh Volunteer Research Assistant, Tuberculosis Laboratory June 2007 – July 2007 ? ? Secured funding for service learning project through MIT Public Service Center.
Cultured bacterial strains to test new drugs for multi-drug resistant Tuberculosis bacteria. AWARDS, HONORS ? ? ? ? ? Winner of Kathryn Wasserman Projects for Peace 10K Award: Nationwide competition for social service initiative March 2008 MIT Public Service Center Fellowship April 2008 Double Recipient, Daily Star Award for Excellence for exceptional academic achievement in high school 2003, 2005 Highest Marks in Biology and Mathematics A in Bangladesh for 10 th grade standardized exam 2003 National Silver Medalist in Women’s Team and Single Karate Forms, Bangladesh 2005, 2006 LEADERSHIP
September 2008 – Present ? Working towards increasing visibility on campus, creating awareness of the pressing issues that are affecting Bangladesh. ? Creating an Alumni Network, Alumni donation system and setting up an innovative charity program. Vice-President, MIT- Muslim Students Association January 2009 – Present ? Organized social events (dinners, barbeques) for more than 200 Muslims students on campus and from the area. ? Coordinated interfaith fundraiser, the Fast-A-thon, with Jews, Christians and Hindus on campus. MIT students and faculty pledge to fast for one day to raise money.
Received 346 pledges and raised $1089 for Project Bread and the Greater Boston Food Bank. Participant, Community Catalyst Leadership Program September 2008 – Present ? Highly competitive year long leadership and personal development program for MIT’s junior class. President, MIT Bangladeshi Students Association SKILLS AND INTERESTS ? ? Language skills: Proficient in English and Bengali. Fluent in Hindi and Urdu. Activities: Black Belt, First Dan: Shotokan Karate ? Red Stripe – WTF Taekwondo ? Team Member, Women’s Lightweight: MIT Sport Taekwondo ?? Addir Fellows: MIT Interfaith dialogue group.