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WILLIAM G. HARDAWAY

Current Address: 3555 W. Bullard, Apt. 177 Fresno, CA 93711

Contact Information: (559) 346-9297 whardaway@csufresno.edu william.hardaway@gmail.com

Portfolio: http://whardaway.com

AREAS OF STRENGTH

  • Implementation of logic and reasoning with all tasks and a strategic approach to any leadership role, and planning of long term and short term goals
  • Relative communication skills allowing group cooperation as well as quality customer service
  • Project management skills, through the application of analysis and organization
  • Commitment to the overall goal of the organization with the ability to be creative within any set framework
  • Heavily experienced in presenting information to large groups

 

EXPERIENCE

Learning Center, California State University, Fresno, CA Academic Support Coordinator, August 2008 – Present

  • Coordinate the tutorial program for all students at the university, helping them develop intellectually as critical thinkers and life-long independent learners
  • Hire, train, and supervise instructional student assistants (tutors)
  • Design and revise a comprehensive multi-platform training program using online quizzes, activities, and discussion
  • Coordinated the academic success workshops program in which faculty and staff facilitators delivered an interactive arena for learning study skills such as time management, test taking strategies, memory and concentration, etc.

 

Student Success Services, California State University, Fresno, CA Intern Program Coordinator, August 2005 – August 2008

  • Coordinated workshops for higher education students on academic probation/disqualification
  • Facilitated workshops which required conveyance of California State University policy, and campus resources Workshops focused on behavior change and motivating students to succeed academically
  • Designed and co-instructed online workshops (Blackboard classes)

 

Student Success Services, California State University, Fresno, CA Academic Counseling Intern, May 2007 – August 2008

  • Academically advised students who were disqualified, on probation, or recently dismissed
  • Consulted with professionals in many positions across campus involving individual student issues

 

Robert Rosati, J.D., Fresno, CA Legal Intern, September – November 2007

  • Operated in a legal environment with an attorney who represented several school districts and companies in civil litigation
  • Constructed data pertinent to cases, through graphical analysis, and presentations used in litigation

 

Dog Days New Student Orientation, California State University, Fresno, CA Orientation Leader, May 2007 – August 2007 & May 2008 – August 2008

  • Represented the University to the incoming student population
  • Informed the incoming student population of dynamics, culture, and policy of the University

 

Puente Project, College of the Sequoias, Visalia, CA Undergraduate Program Assistant, August 2003 – June 2005

  • Provided administrative assistance to a Junior College program directed towards Mexican-American culture, to provide a supportive method to transition students into their first year of higher education
  • Coordinated dinners and mixers pairing students with mentors from the surrounding community

EDUCATION

  • California State University, Fresno, CA Master of Arts in Education Administration: Higher Ed. Option, Incomplete (81% complete)
  • California State University, Fresno, CA Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy: Pre-Law Option
  • College of the Sequoias, Visalia, CA Associate of Arts in English: Critical Thinking Emphasis

 

HIGHLIGHTED COURSEWORK

 

TECHNOLOGY

Software Proficiency

  • Proficient in the Microsoft Office Suite
  • Proficient in administrative databases (i.e. Peoplesoft, Banner, TutorTrac, AdvisorTrac, and GradesFirst systems)
  • Proficient in Online Course instruction (Blackboard)
  • Proficient in Adobe design and Web suites (i.e. Photoshop, Illustrator, Contribute and Dreamweaver)
  • Proficient in social media publication (Facebook, Twitter, and WordPress)

Speaking & Presentations

Online Tutoring & Tutor Training: Future, Technology, and Scalability  April 2015  Associaton of Colleges for Tutoring and Learning/Association for the Tutoring Profession ACTLA/ATP 2015 Joint Conference

Assess Your Way to Better Performance  October 2014  L.E.A.D Workshop Series

Empowering Students  May 2013  TEDxFresnoState

 

References available upon request.

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