Rong, Daphne - Resume
Environmental and Sustainability Sciences
Location: New York, NY, USA
University: Cornell University
Major: Environmental and Sustainability Sciences

Rong, Daphne - Resume

Education_____________________________________________________________________
Cornell University, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences expected May 2020
Environmental and Sustainability Sciences
GPA: 3.600

Hong Kong University of Science and Technology 2018-2019
CALS Exchange Program

Stuyvesant High School 2012-2016
Advanced regents diploma in mathematics and science

Awards and Honors____________________________________________________________
Dean’s List Fall 2016 - Fall 2017
The President’s Volunteer Service Award: Silver Fall 2014

Experience____________________________________________________________________
Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, NY, NY Summer 2018
Bureau of Veterinary and Pest Control Services, College Aide
• Developed and conducted trash can surveys to study the efficiency of different trash can models in reducing litter and rat accessibility
• Summarized trash can survey findings in a final report submitted to various city agencies
• Utilized various databases to create new and update existing Excel spreadsheets on parks and gardens, and rat reservoirs

Chinatown Partnership Local Development Corporation, NY, NY Summer 2017
Intern
● Conducted quantitative and qualitative business surveys for data analyses of the Chinatown community
● Distributed marketing collateral to local businesses to promote CPLDC’s advertising initiatives through cross-cultural conversations
● Provided tourists and locals with Chinatown, NYC, and subway maps, directions to tourist hotspots, and restaurant recommendations at the Chinatown kiosk

Central Park Conservancy, NY, NY Summer 2016
Horticulture Intern
● Worked with a mentor in park maintenance in the Children’s Glade at the Great Hill through weeding, removing litter, and irrigating plant beds
● Learned to operate a string trimmer, lawn mower, and sprinklers
● Provided park visitors with directions on navigating the park

Activities______________________________________________________________________
Alpha Phi Omega Gamma Chapter, Cornell University — Member Fall 2017 - present
Cornell Nature Society — Member Fall 2017 - present
Habitat For Humanity, Cornell University — Member Spring 2017 – Fall 2017
Food Recovery Network, Cornell University — Recovery Officer Fall 2016 - present
Skills_________________________________________________________________________
Proficient in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel • Bilingual in Chinese and English

Environment, Environmental, Sustainability