Wires Crossed: Resume


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Wires Crossed: Resume

  1. 1. EMMANUEL KWATE QUARTEY P. O. Box 202630, New Haven, CT 06520 | (xxx) xxx xxxx | emmanuel.quartey@yale.eduEDUCATION Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut B.A. Architecture (Urban Studies). Expected May 2012. Yale Summer Session in Mumbai, Mumbai, India Five week study-abroad program with two full-time Yale courses; a linguistic history of South Asia and an economic and cultural survey of the city of Mumbai (Summer 2010). SOS-Hermann Gmeiner International College, Tema, Ghana International Baccalaureate (2006 - 2008). International General Certificate of Secondary Education (2004 - 2006).EXPERIENCE Designer & My Mobile Year Intern, Yale Instructional Technology Group, Sep 2011 – Present • Designed logo, posters and blog template for the Wires Crossed project. • Author blog posts about the influence of emerging technologies on education. • Manage internship’s social media channels. Educational Programming Intern, General Assembly (co-work space and education center for entre- preneurs), New York, NY, May 2011 – Aug 2011 • Developed classes in entrepreneurship, technology and design in partnership with founders and investors of New York’s startup community (eg. Tumblr and Kickstarter). • Designed an entrepreneurship curriculum for Columbia School of Engineering. • Collaborated with the Office of the Mayor of NYC to develop a class about immigration law for startups. Community Manager, GoCrossCampus.com (browser-based social game), Oct 2008 – May 2009 • Engaged a community of over 5,000 players through frequent interaction on in-game and site-wide chat. • Authored community blog and maintained a wiki library of important site-wide happenings.ACTIVITIES Designer, Webmaster & Rush Manager, Yale Out of the Blue (pop/rock a cappella group), Sep 2009 – Present • Head online marketing and manage social media channels. • Design posters, press kit and recruitment literature, package design and email newsletter. • Designed YaleOOTB.com and 16 Edgewood album site (yaleootb.com/16edgewood). Residential College Peer Adviser, Center for International and Professional Experience, Yale University, Sep 2011 – Present • Represent CIPE at residential college events. • Answer student questions concerning internship opportunities and studying abroad. Assistant Secretary-General for Social Media, Security Council Simulation at Yale, Mar 2010 – Oct 2010 • Coordinated media creation and dissemination team during the 33rd annual conference of the Security Council Simulation at Yale • Used Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Flickr and the conference blog to craft an immersive multimedia experi- ence for over 300 delegates during the four day crisis simulation conference.SKILLS & Languages: Intermediate French, basic Twi and Ga (Ghanaian languages).INTERESTS Computer: AutoCAD, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, HTML/CSS, Microsoft Office. Social Media: Familiar with Facebook, Mailchimp, Pinterest, Twitter, Tumblr, YouTube and Quora. Interests: Graphic design, speculative fiction, comics, urban planning, business development. Travel: Ghana, India, Switzerland, U.S. (multiple states). People I admire: Frank Chimero, Liz Danzico, Jack Dorsey, Seth Godin, Warren Ellis. Favorite websites: Hacker News, TechCrunch, Brand New, BLDG BLOG, BERG Blog.