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Student Resume Example Focusing On Coursework

Hailey Sharpe
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Philadelpia, PA 12121


Sagamore College, Saratoga Springs, NY
May 2010
• Bachelor of Arts in Government
• Cumulative GPA: 3.80

Relevant Legal Coursework / Thesis Research

Business Law course, Business Department, Sagamore College
Fall 2009-present
• analyze and brief cases with a business focus
• discuss and evaluate legal principles from an ethical perspective

Research Assistant, Sagamore
Fall 2008-present
• collaborate with advisor, research team, and 123 School of Medicine
• conduct research regarding effects of steroids on activity level of rats
• use computer program to gather and analyze data
• present new findings in bi-monthly discussion with deparment

Sociology of Law course, Sociology Department, ABC University
Spring 2008
• researched case law dealing with social policy and the Supreme Court
• analyzed cases and produced final paper regarding social policy in court cases
• explained results and conclusions in a final presentation fellow students


Resident Assistant, XYZ College
Fall 2007-Fall 2008
• served as mentor and leader to incoming students, provided sense of community for those living in dorms
• worked with staff members and campus safety to ensure safe and secure living environment

Additional Experience

Produce Clerk, Food Market, ABC Town, MA
Summer 2006-Present

• trained new employees
• awarded “employee of the month” five times

Lifeguard/Pool Supervisor, Local Town Pool, ABC Town, MA
Summer 2005-Fall 2006

Computer Skills

Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Lexis-Nexis, Adobe



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