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Vanessa DiMaggio


University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
Expected graduation date: August 2009
GPA: 3.94
Major in Journalism and Minor in Italian Studies

Freedom High School, Orlando, FL
GPA: 4.3
Graduated with honors in May 2006

Central Dauphin East High School, Harrisburg, PA


December (2007)-present
Fashion columnnist, The Independent Florida Alligator, Gainesville, FL

May-August (2007)
Hostess at Vito's Chophouse, 8633 International Dr., Orlando, FL 32837
Duties included greeting and escorting guests, and managing the rotation and floor plan.

January (2007)-present
Reporter, The Independent Florida Alligator, Gainesville, FL
Covered the arts and entertainment section, called the Avenue. Subjects included comedy, theather, restaurants, book sales and nightlife.

May (2005)-May (2006)
Sales Representative, Hollister, Florida Mall, Orlando, FL 32809
Duties included running the cash register and customer service.

October (2003)-May (2004)
Lifeguard, Wet n' Wild, 6200 International Dr., Orlando, FL 32819
Responsibilities included water rescue, CPR, ride operations and guest safety practices.

Special Skills/Awards



Adam Bornstein, lecture assistant, 720-641-5525,

Dr. Mary Watt, professor, 352-392-2016 ext. 255,

Frank Ackerman, manager at Vito's Chophouse, 863-289-2003,