Catherine Le

Curriculum Vitae – June 2008

433 Kelton Ave., #312

Los Angeles, CA 90024

(626) 715-8322

catherine.le@ucla.edu


Education

2007 present University of California, Los Angeles, B.S. (expected June 2011)
Major: Pre-Psychobiology
GPA: 3.78

2003 2007 Mark Keppel High School, diploma
GPA: 4.12 (weighted), 3.67 (uw)


Related UCLA Courses

Chemistry 14A. Atomic and Molecular Structure, Equilibria, Acids, and Bases

Chemistry 14B. Thermodynamics, Electrochemistry, Kinetics, and Organic Chemistry

Chemistry 14BL. General and Organic Chemistry Laboratory I
Techniques in lab: volumetric, spectrophotometric analysis. Acid-base titrations. Use and
preparation of buffers and pH meters. Synthesis of aspririn. Observing kinetics of food dye and
bleach reactions.

Life Sciences 1. Evolution, Ecology, and Biodiversity
Techniques in lab: Handling of small, live animals.

Life Sciences 2. Cells, Tissues, and Organs
Techniques in lab: Thin-layer chromatography, spectrophotometric analysis, testing goldfish
metabolism, rat dissection.


Awards and Honors

2008 present College Honors Program

Feb. 2007 2nd place in Academic Decathlon, County division, Scholastic category

Feb. 2007 National Merit Scholarship Program, Finalist


Work Experience

May. present Daily Bruin Illustrator
Responsibilities: Illustrate artwork for publication as assigned by design
editors, work with writers of articles and design editors to brainstorm
illustration ideas.

Jan. Apr. 2008 ASUCLA Bombshelter, Student Employee
Responsibilities: Cashiering, cleaning counter tops, refilling coffee
canisters, restocking condiment stand, restocking cooler, preparing
burgers at the grill and sandwiches at the deli, cleaning during closing.

Jun. Aug. 2006 Garfield Medical Center, Student Volunteer (123 hours)
Responsibilities: Helping nurses at post-partum unit answer patients'
requests, helping lactating educator set up for breastfeeding classes,
wheeling infants from nursery to mothers' rooms, sorting charts at labor
and delivery unit.


Leadership Experience

2008 present China Care Bruins, Accountability Director
Responsibilities: Keeping records of attendance at every event, organizing
members' contact information, coordinating the creation of community
service hour certificates, keeping all members accountable by calling.

2006 2007 The Aztec Newspaper, News Editor, Graphics Director
Responsibilities: Assigning stories to news team, training news team to
write, interview, and seek stories, designing the news section layout,
helping editor-in-chief proofread issue before publishing, assigning
graphics to illustrators, editing ads, illustrations, and photographs in
Adobe Photoshop.

2006 2007 Associated Student Body, Secretary of Publicity
Responsibilities: Updating the electronic marquee, keeping track of
posters made, making posters and publicity for school events, chairing the
Thanksgiving canned food drive, setting up school spirit events.


Skills

Microsoft Office: Excel, Powerpoint, Word.

Adobe: Indesign, Photoshop, Pagemaker.

Internet: HTML, some web design.

Typing speed: 80+ WPM.