resume by chacour_koop


									                                   CHACOUR KOOP
            Permanent Address                            University Address
         1800 North Spencer Road                           1515 2nd Street
            Newton, KS 67114                             Charleston, IL 61920

                 Phone: 316 288 1821             Email:

Eastern Illinois University                                           Charleston, IL
Bachelor of Arts in Journalism
Business Administration Minor
Creative Writing Minor
GPA 3.76/4.0
Expected Graduation: May 2013

                                     WORK EXPERIENCE
Newton Kansan internship (May-August 2012)
   • Attended weekly budget meetings
   • Wrote stories for all content from front page features to sports
   • Edited stories
   • Produced photos and video for online content
Daily Eastern News Staff Reporter
   • Wrote content on a variety of topics
   • Filed FOIA request and produced stories
   • Copy edited stories
                                   HONORS AND ACTIVITIES
LAIR Fund Award Recipient (January 2011)
 • Recipient demonstrates achievements in academics, athletics, and community service
Student-Athlete Advisory Council Representative (August 2010 to present)
 • Represent student-athletes by addressing issues affecting education and athletic
Summit League Academic All-League Team- Distinguished Scholar Award (2010-2011)
 • Distinguished Scholars have a GPA of at least 3.60/4.0
Eastern Illinois University Varsity Swim Team (2009 – Present)
 • Team Captain from 2011- Present
Kappa Tau Alpha member (2012 to present)
 • National Journalism Honor Society for seniors in the top ten percent of class

To top