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Bachelor of the Arts in English, Santa Clara University, June 2020
Bachelor of the Arts in Theatre Arts, Santa Clara University, June 2020
Minor in French, Santa Clara University, June 2020
Associate Editor September 2018 – June 2020
The Santa Clara Review
Leads a staff of ten in publishing a bi-annual, international literary magazine publishing poetry, fiction, nonfiction, and art. Also responsible for the organization’s budget and expenses.
Peer Educator – Santa Clara University April – June 2020
Worked alongside an English professor during the quarter to plan weekly (virtual) lessons and to help lead class discussions.
Teacher’s Assistant – Kindergarten August – September 2018
Our Lady of the Assumption School, Carmichael CA
Led students in individualized instruction. Assisted the teacher and developed skills in lesson planning and classroom management.
Cashier/Team Member September 2017-March 2018
Whole Foods Market. Santa Clara Square
Worked to offer exceptional customer service and assisted guests in finding products, helping the team reach sales goals. Handled money quickly and efficiently.
Assistant Choreographer, Children’s Theatre January 2014 – March 2016
El Dorado Musical Theatre, El Dorado Hills CA
Auditioned, casted, taught, and managed 120 five to nine-year-olds. Worked cooperatively and communicated effectively with other members of the production staff. Developed skills in problem solving and time management, which were necessary to the success of the final performances.
Homework Program Tutor January – April 2019
Sacred Heart Education Center, Diocese of San Jose
I volunteered here once a week, working with K-8 students, most of which spoke English as a second language or were ELD students, allowing me experience with the curriculum of different grade levels, as well as giving me tools to work with English Language learners.
Northern California Innocence Project Workshop Leader November 2018
I worked as an assistant instructor for a weekend of storytelling and public speaking workshops for exonerated prisoners — mostly BIPOC who had been wrongfully incarcerated. We helped these incredibly courageous men and women develop the tools they might need to re-enter the world and to share their stories in the fight against injustice.
Summer School Assistant Teacher June – July 2018
Saint Francis High School
I worked in a history classroom with incoming freshmen, helping the teacher to plan lessons, in addition to pulling students out during class time to work one-on-one on their writing skills, in order to prepare them for high school level writing assignments.
English Language Development Tutor March – June 2018
Adrian Wilcox High School, Santa Clara Unified School District
I volunteered twice a week in this school’s English Language Development program, helping students one-on-one with reading and writing. Most of these students knew very little English, most of them having just moved here from countries all over the world. This allowed me the opportunity to develop skills for working with English language learners in a classroom.
Community Volunteer August 2014 – 2018
3Strands Global, Sacramento CA
Collaborated with a team to plan large community events to fund rehabilitation for human trafficking survivors. Assisted with sales, customer service, venue mapping, and volunteer training.
Technology in Education, Spring 2020
Teaching the Performing Arts, Winter 2019
Writing Center Theory and Practice, Spring 2018
Introduction to Writing Studies, Winter 2018
Introduction to Literary History & Interpretation, Spring 2018
Introduction to Cultural Studies & Literary Theory, Fall 2017
HONORS AND AWARDS
Alpha Psi Omega National Theatre Honors Society, Spring 2020
Sigma Tau Delta International English Honors Society Member, Spring 2020
Phi Sigma Iota Foreign Language Honors Society Member, Spring 2020
Academic Achievement 2020 Award Winner, Santa Clara University Theatre and Dance Department (highest GPA in the department’s 2020 graduating class)
Santa Clara University Dean’s List, 2017 – 2020
A Girl in the World (Personal Blog) – https://agitw.com/
English Capstone Project – https://dh.scu.edu/exhibits/neatline/show/mayer-theatre-history-and-public-memory
Theatre Portfolio Website – https://madisonrosesykes.wordpress.com
Academic Writing Portfolio – https://madisonsykesportfolio.wordpress.com/
A Cappella President, Santa Clara University, 2019-2020
Campus Ministry Outreach Coordinator and Worship Leader, Santa Clara University, 2019-2020
Her Life His Glory Women’s Bible Study Member, Santa Clara University, 2017-Present
French Club, Santa Clara University, 2019-Present
COLLEGE THEATRE PRODUCTIONS
Eurydice, Costume Crew, Fall 2019
love_stories, Writer and Cast Member, Spring 2019
Images, Dancer, Winter 2019
Choreographer’s Gallery, Dancer, Fall 2018
Legally Blonde the Musical, Elle Woods, Spring 2018
National Educators Association, Student Program Membership, 2019-Present
Association of Writers & Writing Programs Conference, Portland OR, Spring 2019
English: Native Language
French: Advanced Reading, Writing, and Speaking Skills