..........................................................Work Experience...

Administrative Intern, Movement Research, New York City, Summer 2011

Administrative Assistant, Beloit College Dance Department, Beloit, WI — 2010-present
Perform administrative functions, responsible for logistics of visiting artists, manage department archives, creation of promotional material and market department events to college community.

Teaching Assistant and Workshop Coordinator, Help Yourself Program, Beloit, WI — 2009-present
Organize and conduct weekly experiential learning workshops for middle school students of the Beloit public school system.

Dance Tutor, Beloit College, Beloit, WI - Fall 2011-present
Gave private lessons to students in 100 and 200-level modern dance classes.

Teaching Assistant, Beloit College, Beloit, WI - Spring 2011-present
Dance Kinesiology for spring of 2011 and will TA course again in spring of 2012.
Contact Improvisation in spring of 2012.

Treasurer of Art Club, Beloit College, Beloit, WI- 2010-present
Budget and manage student activity funds for registered club.

Dance Teacher, Help Yourself Summer Program, Beloit, WI — 2010
Developed and taught modern and bollywood-based dance curriculum to middle and high school students. 

Server, La Casa Grande Restaurant, Beloit, WI, Spring- Summer 2010
Waited tables, helped prepare food, took to go orders.

Winter Intern, Vermont Housing and Conservation Board, Montpelier, VT, 2009-2010
Researched and managed data for organization’s website, provided general administrative support for professional staff.

Swim Instructor, AllTogetherNow Daycare, East Montpelier, VT, Summer 2009
Designed and instructed swim lesson plans to kids age 3-12.  Organized, promoted and ran swim program for the summer.  

Farm Hand, Dog River Farm, Berlin, VT — Summer 2008- Summer 2009
Harvested vegetables, operated machinery, packed and loaded vegetables, fed animals.

Lifeguard, Beloit College, Beloit, WI, Fall 2008- Spring 2009
Worked as a certified lifeguard.

Camp Counselor, Camp Billings, Fairlee, VT, Summer 2004 - Summer 2008
Instructed kids ages 8-15 in sailing.  Lived with and was responsible for groups of 10-12 campers.
  
Grill Cook, Beloit College, Beloit, WI, 2008-2009
Cooked on line grill, preparing mainly sauteed dishes.

Server, Positive Pie II; Montpelier, VT, 2007-2008
Waited tables in a busy Italian restaurant.  Started at the restaurant working the counter- selling slices of pizza, answering phones and taking orders for delivery. 

Assistant Teacher, AllTogetherNow Daycare, East Montpelier, VT, 2004-2006
Cared for preschoolers, prepared meals, cleaned after hours. 

Hostess and Busser, Conoscenti’s Restaurant, Montpelier, VT, 2004-2005
Coordinated reservations, seated customers, cleared tables, etc.


..............................................................Education.....
Beloit College, Beloit, WI— Dance Major, 2008-present.  Dean’s List for Academic Excellence all semesters.

U-32 High School, East Montpelier, VT- 2003-2006.  Graduated a year early with honors.

Anatomy/ Kinesiology Seminar, Columbia College, IL- August 2010.  Lead by Dr. Citlali Lopez-Ortiz.

Space Camp Canada, Laval, Quebec- 2000.


............................................................Honors..........
Received Named Scholarship from Beloit College in 2010 and 2011, recognizing academic record and leadership ability.

Awarded Venture Grant from Beloit College to study Bollywood and classical Indian dance in Mumbai, India during the summer of 2009.

Beloit College AFS Scholarship, received for year spent studying abroad in Mossoro, Brazil after high school graduation.


........................................................Skills..............
Fluency in Brazilian Portuguese.

Proficiency in WordPress, FileMaker Pro, Word, Excel, iMovie, iDVD, Handbrake, VLC, Streamclip, Roxio Toast Titanium, PowerPoint, Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, and In Design.  Experience with Java and Alice.

Internet research and data organization.

Budgeting and club management.

Graphic design and event advertisement/ management of social media.


.....................................Publications/ Research.................
Freeman, Elizabeth. "Yoga for Mental and Physical Well-Being." Nutrition Investigator. Roc Ordman, 29/11/2010. Web. 2 Dec 2010. <http://chemistry.beloit.edu/Ordman/posters/posttexts/119yogafa10_files/slide0003.htm>.

Presented for Venture Grant at Beloit College Symposium, spring 2010.


...........................................Performances.....................
December Workshops, Student Dance Concert at Beloit College, December 2011.

Chicago Fringe Artist Networking Night (CFANN), Chicago, Illinois, April 2011.

American College Dance Festival Association (ACDFA), St. Olaf College in Minnesota, March 2011.

Chelonia, Faculty Dance Concert at Beloit College, February 2011.

December Workshops, Student Dance Concert at Beloit College, December 2010.

Senior Shows, Student Dance Concert at Beloit College, May 2010.

Chelonia, Faculty Dance Concert at Beloit College- January 2010.

December Workshops, Student Dance Concert at Beloit College- December 2009.

Dance Around the World, Dance Concert at Beloit College- September 2009.

Yearly Spring Performance at Contemporary Dance and Fitness Studio in Montpelier, VT- 1996-2004.


...................................Choreography.............................
Can eye use you as my mirror?, performed in December Workshops 2011 and Chelonia 2012 at Beloit College.

"I never saw a wild thing sorry for itself." -DH Lawrence, performed in December Workshops 2010 and Chelonia 2011 at Beloit College.


........................Lighting Experience.................................
Like You Mean It Trio performance at Beloit College, October 2010.

Hendricks Center Opening performances at Beloit College, October 2010.

Repertory Dance Company performance at Beloit College, March 2011.


.............Influential Dance Teachers.....................................
Sarah Cover, Contemporary Dance and Fitness Studio in Montpelier, VT- Hip Hop & Jazz Funk, 1996-2004.

Lorraine Neal, Contemporary Dance and Fitness Studio in Montpelier, VT- Lyrical & Jazz, 2002-2004.

Raminder Khurana, Mumbai, India- Odissi, 2009.

Gina T’ai, Beloit College in Beloit, WI- Modern and Contact Improvisation, 2009-Present.

Chris Johnson, Beloit College in Beloit, WI- Jazz and Dance Kinesiology, 2009- Present.

Sarah Wolf, Beloit College in Beloit, WI- Ballet, 2010.

Barbara Mahler, New York City, NY- Klein Technique, 2011.


.........Volunteering Experience............................................
Helped raise over $1000 for Special Olympics with Beloit Polar Plunge Team in winter 2009

Lived with a host family in Mossoró, Brazil from August 2006- July 2007 where I volunteered in a school for people with special needs, taught English classes downtown, and gave swimming lessons to elementary school kids.

Spent the spring of 2007 in New Orleans rebuilding houses in the lower mid-city, doing hurricane recovery with the organization Phoenix of New Orleans.

Took a trip to Nicaragua with non-profit organization Planting Hope, stayed with a host family in La Chispa for three weeks in 2005 doing a variety of volunteer work including painting a library and community building activities.