April's Updated Resume
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Location: Boston, Massachusetts, USA
School: Simmons University
Field of study: Social Work

April's Updated Resume

April Rowell
28 Rockdale Street - Mattapan, MA 02126
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Education
Simmons University, Boston, MA
MSW Candidate, Anticipated May 2020

Fisher College, Boston, MA
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, May 2017
Honors: GPA: 3.82, Dean’s List

Professional Experience
Boston International Newcomers Academy, Dorchester, MA
Social Work Intern, September 2018-May 2019
• Master’s level internship at Boston Public high school serving an exclusively immigrant/ELL population.
• Provide therapeutic services & support to a caseload of 5-7 students.
• Year-long collaboration with Alliance for Inclusion & Prevention, including trainings in CBITS, anxiety, motivational interviewing, & mindfulness.
• Case management with outside providers and collaterals.
• Member of Student Support Team & intern-training program at BINcA.

Zoo New England, Boston, MA
Camp Counselor, June 2018-August 2018
• Engaged summer program participants ages 5-13 in activities that encourage learning & discovery.
• Learned about animal collections at FPZ to able to better teach campers.
• Created a fun learning environment through engaging campers with themes such as habitats, adaptations, and urban wildlife

City Year, Boston, MA
AmeriCorps Member, August 2017-June 2018
• Served as an active teacher in an education-focused non-profit that places AmeriCorps members in Boston Public Schools.
• Provided additional academic and behavioral support to students in a 5th grade classroom at the Trotter Innovation School.

Career Collaborative, Boston, MA
Intern, September-December 2016
• Assisted low-income adults with finding employment through workshop trainings, resume & cover letter assistance, and mock interview preparation.

Fisher College, Boston, MA
Peer Reviewer, September 2015-May 2017
• Counseled and critiqued college students’ resumes and cover letters.
• Scheduled one-on-one appointments with students for further guidance on strengthening their writing and interviewing skills.

YWCA Boston, Boston, MA
Intern, March-June 2015
• Planned and facilitated program day activities for high school student delegates.
• Coordinated volunteer projects at partnering organizations such as EPIC, Rosie’s Place, and Boston Ballet.

Leadership Experience
Fisher College, Boston, MA
Orientation Leader, September 2014-December 2016
• Welcomed incoming freshman to Fisher College.
• Gave tours around campus and introduced current staff and student insights into college life.




Fisher College, Boston, MA
Peer Mentor, September 2014-December 2016
• Assisted freshman students in a first year seminar class focusing on the aspects of success in college and teaching students how to effectively advocate for themselves.

Volunteer Experience
Habitat for Humanity, Cleveland, OH
Volunteer Worker, March 2017
• Participated in rehabbing, demolition, and painting homes in high poverty neighborhoods with a team of 11 other Fisher College peers and faculty in Cleveland, Ohio.

Habitat for Humanity, Palm Bay, FL
Volunteer Worker, March 2016
• Collaborated and communicated with a team of 20 Fisher College peers and staff members in building a home for a single mother and her daughter in Palm Bay, Florida.

Clubs/Activities
National Society of Leadership and Success Fisher College, Boston, MA
International Honor Society in Psychology Vice President, Fisher College, Boston, MA