Alexander Yu Resume
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Location: Syosset, NY, USA
School: New York University
Major: Economics/Politics (Double Major)

Alexander Yu Resume

New York University - New York, NY May 2020
● B.A. in Economics, Politics (Double Major)
● GPA: 3.4
● SAT: 2290
● Study Abroad: NYU Shanghai, China February 2019 – May 2019

Relevant Coursework
• Statistics, Journalism, Modern Chinese Economic Growth, Intermediate Macroeconomics, Environmental Studies

New York University – New York, NY
KARMS (Knowledge Access & Resource Management Services) Library Assistant July 2018 – January 2019
• Catalog and process inventory, perform data input using ALEPH software
• Utilize Excel to analyze correct placement of serials across NYU and other administrative work
• Categorize mail for check-in and oversee packaging & shipment of serials between library departments

Self-Employed – Long Island, NY
English & Social Studies Tutor October 2017 – August 2018
● Instruct English to middle and high school students through customized lessons; improving their skills in reading comprehension, grammar, vocabulary, and literature analysis
● Teach tools to improve English capabilities, consult with students on essays, and refine test-taking capabilities

McDonald’s – Long Island, NY
Crew Member May 2016 – August 2017
● Trained new crew members and often directed front counter without manager supervision
● Assisted in managing stock and supervised 2-5 employees at a time
● Consistently maintained service speeds at optimal times and provided exceptional customer service

Guangzhou Orange Digital Education Development Inc. – Guangzhou, China
English Teacher July 2015 – August 2015
● Instructed English to 3 classes of approximately 10 children each and planned curriculum with co-workers
● Coordinated student speech showcases for parents held every other week

Aces Education – Guangzhou, China
English Teaching Assistant July 2015 – August 2015
● Taught English to elementary to high school age children in classes of over 20 students
● Planned lessons weekly with teachers and assisted students with homework and questions
● Interacted with students in one-on-one speaking sessions to improve their English oral capabilities

Extracurricular Activities:
NYU Rhythmic Impulse – New York, NY
Treasurer April 2018 – Present
● Plan weekly events and manage logistics including booking restaurants, coordinating food orders for 30+ people per week
● Record club finances and set/manage budget using Excel
● Organize partnerships with NYU clubs and non-NYU organizations including KCCNY (Korean Cultural Center New York)
● Participated in traditional Korean drumming performances, including performance at Times Square broadcasted on NBC to promote the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics

● Proficient in Microsoft Office (including Word, Excel, PowerPoint), Google Suite (including Docs, Slides, Sheets)
● Adept in copy-editing, data analysis, data entry, research, and essay/report writing
● Experienced in event planning and logistics management
● Skilled with blogging applications (WordPress, Tumblr, etc.) and other social media websites (Facebook, etc.)
● Typing speed of 100 WPM
● Mandarin (Proficient); Cantonese (Proficient)

Research, Economics, Politics