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Helen Dauka

Freelance Brochure Designer & Flyer Designer

Location:Akron, Ohio, United States
2 Skills
The University of Akron, Akron, OH
Anticipated graduation date: May 10, 2013
• Bachelor of Arts in Communications
• Business and Organizational Communications—Public Relations
• Minor: Computer Imaging
• GPA 3.86
• Dean’s List (All Semesters)

Relevant Coursework:
Public Relations
Public Relations Writing, Public Relations Strategies, Public Relations Publication, Public Relations Cases, Contemporary Public Relations, Newswriting

Computer Imaging
Introduction to Design, Intro: Computer Graphics, Digital Imaging, Multimedia Production, Design for the Web & Devices (spring 2013), Digital Imaging II (spring 2013)

Intern Keep Akron Beautiful
• Assisted program manager in programs including Dreamscape, Community Pride Trailer, Recycle Bowl Competition, and Adopt-A-Sites
• Managed social media (Facebook and Twitter), interacting with Keep America Beautiful and other affiliates. Postings included original content and content from other eco-oriented sites, which aided in building the Keep Akron Beautiful online presence
• Wrote press releases, radio spots, blog posts and monthly newsletters

Network Coordinator for EJ Thomas Hall
• Organized a group to meet twice a month to discuss student events at EJ Thomas Performance Hall
• Created and managed the Twitter account and live tweeted an EJ Thomas event, which helped gain a majority of their Twitter followers
• Managed Facebook and Twitter accounts

ZPN Fine Arts Executive for The University of Akron
• Select and order weekly films for campus movie series
• Coordinate special event programs such as Homecoming, Self Expressions programming series, lecture series, and Sunday Independent Film Series
• Planned marketing for events, including, print marketing, online ads, and utilization of social media

Honors and:
• Tau Sigma National Honor Society President 2012-2013
• Certified Wedding and Event Planner Certification received 05/2011
• FCC Certification received while at Baldwin Wallace College
• Languages: American Sign Language
Skills (2) Rating
Brochure Design
Flyer Design