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Wana Azizi (910) 853-2185 316 W. Rosemary St.

t. Chapel Hill, NC 27514 LinkedIn: Wana Azizi Twitter: @wanaazizi Online Portfolio: EDUCATIONUniversity of North Carolina at Chapel Hill- GPA 3.1 B.A. Global Studies, International Politics Second Major Economics Expected May 2016

LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE Poverty Action Week Co-Chair Fall-Spring 2013 Organize different events throughout a week in April in order to raise poverty awareness Contact vendors and other organizations in order to make the events possible Advertise the multiple events in order to attract the other University students Apply for different sources for funding of our projects Practice multi-tasking by planning, organizing and attending seven diverse events Community Empowerment Fund Outreach Team Fall 2013-Spring 2014 Plan events with the Outreach Committee, such as the Holiday Party, which accounts for 200+ people. Promote social justice with this non-profit by various opportunities for homeless/ unemployed Preside over General Body meetings for CEF Build-up local community by helping homeless/unemployed members of society create resumes and cover letters, set goals, look for jobs, find homeless shelters and by providing saving opportunities Interview other Advocates for the Advocate Reflections blog on the monthly newsletter Experience multi-tasking because the Outreach Committee has 1hr/week to discuss future projects and also to control and implement current projects Holiday Angels Primary Project Manager 2011-2012 Managed, sponsored, and grass rooted a project through the Seventy-First Ruritan club. Marketed to corporations and utilized social workers in order to find families and buy Christmas gifts, necessities and hygienic items for the families. ACTIVITIES Research Assistant at the Shep Center Spring 2014 Enter data and create statistical data sheets for our current research project. The current project deals with senior citizens in nursing homes and how neglecting to brush their teeth can in turn, cause pneumonia and other deadly diseases. Find scholarly articles and research books in order to facilitate the current research project in the department. Public Relations Student Society of America Fall 2013-Spring 2014 Network with various corporations on a semi-weekly basis. Competed with other PRSSA members in a creative tweeting contest for a McDonalds promotion and won. Learn correct ways to format and create a resume and cover letter OTHER EMPLOYMENT EXPERIENCE Waitress at Casual Jacks Hostess at Mellow Mushroom Red Cross Volunteer at Womack Army Medical Hospital Summer 2013 Spring 2013- Present Summer 2010

SKILLS Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and can type up to 90 words a minute.