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Amy Su

Amy Su

English Language Teacher

Japan Exchange Teaching Program

English Teacher, Japan Exchange and Teaching Program (JET)

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Japan Exchange and Teaching Program

English Language Teacher

Selected to join Japan’s largest cultural exchange program (JET), run by 3 Japanese government ministries. Teach and motivate Japanese kindergarten, elementary, and junior high school students to speak, read, write, and listen to English. Collaborate and effectively communicate with Japanese teachers to create lesson plans for individual classes. Participate in after-school activities and school events to bond with students and teachers in an informal setting.

Career medium 05
Career
Career medium 04

University of Louisville Annual Giving Campaign

Co-Captain, Student Caller

Contact university alumni to seek contributions towards the university. Hold daily meetings to update and motivate student callers. 2010-2011 Outstanding Student Fundraiser.

Career

U.S. Department of Commerce

International Trade Assistant/Intern

Conducted market research on areas of opportunity for clients using multiple research databases. Analyzed trade data to determine best country prospects for specific products/services. Supported trade specialists with export-related inquiries from clients. Managed event registration and aided in event coordination. Updated client databases.

Career medium 03
Career

Ritsumeikan University

Teaching Assistant for Global Gateway Program

Aided in teaching an Intercultural Communication & Psychology course to freshman and sophomore students preparing to study abroad.

Korea Next, Japan Next (a symposium hosted by the Japanese government)

Representative of the Japanese government

Engaged in public relations on behalf of the Japanese government and Ritsumeikan University. Participated in symposium at Yonsei University focused on strengthening the Japan-Korea relationship. Theme of symposium was the "Japan-Korea relationship following the 3.11 Earthquake and requirements for further development."

Career medium 06
Career

Ritsumeikan Junior and Senior High School-World Summit

Student-Teacher Adviser

Prepared Japanese students for competition (held in English) on current environmental issues.

Japan-Canada Academic Consortium

Program Assistant/Student Intern

Coordinated cross-cultural exchange activities for undergraduate students from Japan and Canada. Advised groups of talented undergraduates in creating projects on strengthening the Japan-Canada relationship. Honorable guests at the consortium included a member of the Japanese royal family and Canadian ambassadors. The Japan-Canada Academic Consortium aims to promote the exchange of undergraduate and graduate students, researchers, and teachers, and to encourage a movement of ideas and knowledge between the two countries.

Career medium 02
Career
Career medium 02

Crane House-STARTALK National Language Program

Chinese Language Teaching Assistant

Taught a three-week intensive summer program that immerses American middle and high school students in the Chinese language and culture, allowing them to become bilingual and marketable in our international market. Received training from a world language specialist for local public schools and a distinguished Chinese college professor.

STARTALK is a component program of the National Security Language Initiative (NSLI) that seeks to expand and improve the teaching and learning of strategically important world languages that are not now widely taught in the US. Crane House is premier Asian cultural center in mid-America. The Asian institute reaches over 50,000 schoolchildren and adults throughout the Kentucky Commonwealth and Southern Indiana through educational programs, business programs, lectures, exhibitions, performances and organizational partnerships.

Career

University of Louisville

Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Marketing, International Business, Management

立命館大学 / Ritsumeikan University

Certificate of Completion, Japanese Language, International Business, Intercultural Communication & Psychology