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Elaine Li

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["Elaine","Li","u674eu4f9du73b2","Exchange Student at Peking University","Beijing","United States","Elaine is a junior at Georgetown University, pursuing a B.S. in Foreign Service. Her major is International Politics, but has interests in development and foreign aid. Having spoken Cantonese all her life, she chose to study Mandarin and Spanish in college. On campus, she is involved with the Asian American Student Association (AASA), the Chinese Student Alliance (CSA), and the Diplomatic Ball Planning Committee. When she's not reading up on China-related news, she can be found exploring cities, collecting postcards, blogging, reading romance novels, and on occasion, dancing."]


["Council on International Educational Exchange (CIEE)","Critical Language Scholarship Program"]


["South Forsyth High School"]


["Georgetown University","Peking University","South Forsyth High School"]


["Qingdao, Shandong","New York, NY","Atlanta, GA","Beijing","Washington, DC"]


["United Way of Metropolitan Atlanta","Resource Development Intern","Initiated an internal service project to collect items for newborns at the local shelter. Filed and prepared materials for meetings with corporations and nonprofit organizations for senior account executives. Conducted phone calls to nonprofit organizations to set up booths at corporation fundraisers. Reviewed applications for aid from the Fresh Start Act of 2010 (H.R. 5492).","Nonprofit Charitable Organizations","Shendong Elementary School","Overseas English Teacher","One of 350 volunteer teachers chosen from over 1,110 applicants in the United States, Australia and the United Kingdom. Constructed lesson plans revolving around an international theme to teach fifth/sixth grade students","Education","The White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (WHIAAPI)","Student Intern","Drafted press releases, conference call invitations and presentation material to promote the Education Departmentu2019s Request for Information (RFI) on Data Disaggregation in the Asian American Pacific Islander student community. Monitored the Initiative's inbox and logged and forwarded incoming mail to the appropriate senior advisor. Created talking points and assisted with speech writing for the Executive Director and for the Deputy Director. Raised awareness of issues in the Asian Americans and Pacific Islander community by creating media compilations","Government and Military","Coach","Sales Associate","Greeted customers and asked lifestyle questions to understand their needs while maintaining an approachable attitude. Collaborated with sales associates and managers to fulfill weekly and monthly goals and to achieve team share goal. Touched base with clientele to introduce new collections to them while ensuring that their purchased products suit their needs.","Retail","Women's Foreign Policy Group","Programs Intern","Coordinate with facilitators to research foreign policy topics and create questions for upcoming speaker events. Compile transcripts as well as draft, edit and publish articles highlighting past events on the organization website. Assist with event audience outreach in the D.C. and New York area through emails and phone calls.","Nonprofit Charitable Organizations","Beijing School for the Blind","Student Volunteer","Draft lesson plans appropriate for visionally-impaired fifth and seventh graders learning English. Create an environment that makes learning a foreign language fun and exciting for students who have had little exposure to the Western world. Collaborate with other volunteers and blind school teachers to share activity and teaching ideas.","Education"]

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