Rachael Gwinn

Freelance Italian Translator & Language Translator

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Location:United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/rachaelgwinn
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UC Davis Bookstore, 08/2011 – present
(530) 752-7835
Supervisor: Kyla Cleary
2828 Cowell Blvd.
Davis, CA 95618
Student Assistant II – Cashier
• Helping to check out customers
• Directing customers to items in the bookstore
• Helping to hand out pre-ordered textbooks to incoming students.

Mondavi Center,10/2009 – 08/2010 and 08/2011 - present
(530) 754-4435
Supervisor: Sarah Herrera
9399 Old Davis Rd.
Davis, CA 95616
Student Assistant III – Ticket Agent
· Selling, returning, and exchanging tickets for various performances
· Mail out ordered tickets
· Answer phones and update customer contact information

OSH, 06/2009 – 08/2009 and 05/2008 - 09/2008
(805) 681-1500
Store Manager: George Carroll
125 N. Fairview Ave.
Goleta, CA 93117
Cashier
· Helping customers buy products
· Helping customers find products
· Doing inventory

Kumon Math and Reading Center, 12/2006 – 07/2008
(805) 685 – 1232
Sunni Kang
270 Storke Rd. #15
Goleta, CA 93117
Tutor
· Tutoring children ages 3-6 in math and English
· Keeping up to four children at a time (under age 6) focused on work
· Occasionally grading and tutoring some older children – up to age 13

Latin Tutor, 07/2008 – 07/2008
Self Employed Tutor Santa Barbara, CA
· Tutoring an older Latin student in basic grammar

Volunteer Experience

Italian tutor, 03/2010-present UC Davis
supervisors: Antonella Bassi 424 Sproul Hall
· Reviewing and correcting “temi” (essays written in Italian) as well as lab workbooks.
· Clarifying grammatical concepts

PAL (Partners in Acquiring Language) Program, 09/2009 - 12/2009 and 04/2010 – 06/2010
UC Davis
Davis, CA 95616
Language Partner
· Meeting with a foreign exchange student once a week in order to have a conversation to improve their English conversational skills

Charlotte Elementary School 08/06 – 08/06 and 08/07 – 08/07
(615) 740-5803
Ann Galya, 2nd Grade
200 Humphries St.
Charlotte, TN 37036
Teacher's Assistant
· Helping the teacher make name tags and decorations for the classroom
· Supervising the children on the playground or when going outside the classroom
· Helping with flashcards

Museum of Natural History, 01/06 – 06/06
(805) 682 – 4711
Ray Corbett
2559 Puesta del Sol Rd.
Santa Barbara, CA 93105
Curator's Assistant
· Cataloging various artifacts in the Museum's anthropology collection

Ty Warner Sea Center, 05/05 – 01/06
(805) 962-2526
Volunteer Coordinator: Leeza
Charleboix
211 Stearns Wharf
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Docent
· Teaching visitors about various sea creatures

Education

Dos Pueblos Senior High School Goleta, CA 08/04 – 06/08
High School Diploma
· Medalist in all four National Latin Exams
· AP Scholar with Distinction
· National Honors Society Member
· California Scholarship Federation Member
· Outstanding Senior in Latin

UC Davis,09/08 – 06/2012
Major: Psychology, Italian, and Linguistics
Davis, CA
Class standing: Senior
· Freshman section leader for Picnic Day Season in the Aggie Marching Band
· On the Dean's Honor List for all quarters thus far attended
· Crawford Idema Scholarship recipient via the Scholarship Foundation of Santa Barbara
· Kenneth and Margaret Millar Scholarship recipient via the Scholarship Foundation of Santa Barbara
· Gold medalist in the 2010 Tae Kwon Do Stanford Open
· Orfalea Scholarship Fund recipient via the Scholarship Foundation of Santa Barbara
· Studied abroad for one year in the Immersion program in Italy
· Treasurer of CIAO (Club Italiano e Americano Organizzato) at UC Davis
· Currently working on a senior thesis in Psychology
· Volunteered to help promote the Italian Major at UC Davis Decision Day