Stephen's Résumé
The Résumé of
Stephen DuBose
Objective | Education | Training | Experiences | Employment | Involvements | Computer Skills

Objective
My primary objective is to graduate from the University of Florida in May with my Master's Degree. Within the next month, I will decide if I want to pursue law school. If I do make the decision to take that route, then my secondary objective will to get accepted into law school. Otherwise, I will seek employment as a lobbyist.

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Education
Master of Arts in Mass Communications University of Florida
August 2000-May 2002
Particular emphasis in Political Communications and Political Campaigning
Bachelor of Arts Western Kentucky University Double Major in Print Journalism and Political Science
Designated a Western Kentucky University Dean's Scholar
Current Graduate UF Grade Point Average: 3.84

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Training
United States Congress House Republican Conference's Press Secretary Workshop
Leadership Institute's Youth Leadership School

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Employment History
Darden Restaurants May 2001 - August 2001 Government affairs intern. Assisted Darden's lobbyists on the local, state and federal levels. Darden in the parent company to Red Lobster, Olive Garden, Bahama Breeze and Smokey Bones Bar-B-Que.
Intern, United States Congress May 1999 - August 1999 Interned in the office of former Congressman Bill McCollum. Assisted Mr. McCollum's press secretary and legislative assistants. Performed office duties in addition to drafting press releases, and attending and summarizing meetings for Mr. McCollum and legislative assistants.
Woolfolk, Keough, DuBose and DeBari, P.A. June 1997 - August 1998
A clerk and runner for more than one year, while attending school. Gained valuable insight regarding strategies utilized by law firms and assisted the attorneys in numerous ways.
Walt Disney World May 1994 - August 1999
Worked in several departments including Merchandise, Parking and Tickets. Responsible for large amounts of money and providing superior guest (customer) service.

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Experiences
Assisted U.S. Congressman Bill McCollum's Press Secretary
Assisted Congressional Legislative Assistants by editing "Dear Colleagues," researching, attending and summarizing briefings, etc.
Campaign volunteer in Alachua County for all political campaigns (local through Federal)
Staff writer and copy editor for The Herald, Western Kentucky Univeristy's college newspaper
Editor-in-Chief of the Osceolan, Osceola High School's award-winning, magazine-style yearbook (1994)

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Involvements
Life-long church and Sunday school member
Member of the College Republicans at the University of Florida
Special Olympics "Buddy"
Avid participant in sports including football, basketball, baseball, softball and fishing

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Computer Skills
Adept with Macintosh and IBM compatible computers
Microsoft Word, Microsoft Works, Microsoft Excel, QuarkXPress, ClarisWorks, Photoshop and Internet proficient
As you can tell, a novice with HTML

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