Freelance Arabic Translator & Public Relation Freelancer

Location:Macomb, Michigan, United States
2 Skills
Adiba Mawry
6047 Barrie. Dearborn, MI 48126
Email: Phone: (313) 948-8699

Employment Objective
Seeking a position with an innovative and growing facility

Highlights of Qualification

? Four years honorable service in the United States Marine Corps, Cherry Point, NC
? Bachelors in Near Eastern Languages (Arabic) Wayne State University, Detroit, MI
? Associates in General Studies, Henry Ford Community College, Dearborn, MI
? Successfully completed the Defense Language Aptitude Test (DLPT) for Arabic
? Volunteered to interpret and help non-English speaking families communicate their needs and assisted with the application process in the fields of health, social services, immigration etc.
? Knowledge of the culture, history and language spoken and written forms including the different varieties of Arabic.
? Knowledge of the code of the military conduct, laws of war, history of the U.S.

College Course Work

? Media Arabic Arabic Sociolinguistics Modern Arabic Lit.
? Mideastern Studies Hebrew/Israeli Film Women/Gender ME
? Religion and Society Comparative Religion Muslim personal Law
? Modern Middle East Modern Israeli Culture Islam and Modernity

Relevant Employment History

? General Clerical American Legion Work Study (2010)
Duties included answering veterans calls and transferring them to the appointed veterans representative. Updating veterans files, making copies and assisting in the change to the paperless process.

? Radio Operator United States Marine Corps 1998-2002
Duties included setting up and tuning of radio equipment including antennas and power sources; establishing contact with distant stations; processing and logging of messages; making changes to frequencies or cryptographic codes and maintaining equipment at the first echelon.
? Certificate of Appreciation for service as the recruit religious lay reader from the Marine Corps Recruit Depot.
? Conducted several studies, written essays and presented it to WSU students on issues of Women in the Middle East.
? Gave presentations to new marines on the dangers of drugs and alcohol.