Close Close Preview

Your amazing online presence is right this way.

Create your profile
Capture who you are, what you do, and where you're going. All in one place.

Heran Abate

Heran Abate

Curatorial Researcher

Cultural Crossovers, Inc.

Recent Graduate from Wesleyan University

Message

1

Follower

MENU ☰

Cultural Crossovers, Inc.

Curatorial Researcher

Career medium 01

Tourism in Ethiopia for Sustainable Future Alternatives (TESFA)

Research Analyst

-Devised key performance metrics to evaluate the efficacy, sustainability and scalability of community-based tourism through the NGO vs. private sector-driven models
-Conducted research through agency’s proprietary archives, scholarly literature, field work and interviews with government officials and tour agency managers for quantitative and qualitative analysis
-Culminated analysis in a comprehensive report proving superiority and sustainability of the business model and proposing strategies for catalyzed profit

Career

Connecticut Legal Services

Bilingual Technical Writer

-Designed and authored information pertaining to clients' legal rights under housing and unemployment law into concise self-help guides in Spanish
-Translated contracts, including lease purchase agreements, client/lawyer correspondence and immigration documents from English to Spanish and vice versa

Career medium 01
Career
Career medium 03

Middletown Adult Education Center

ESL Tutor & Teacher's Assistant

-Directed students in learning linguistic nuances and navigation of computer-based activities
-Facilitated class exercises such as interactive projects emphasizing formal and informal conversation
-Tailored private instruction to students requiring extra attention in verbal and writing skills

Career

River Valley Services

Intern

-Organized and guided clients in weekly, multimedia programs pertaining to mental illness episodic prevention.
-Devised interactive activities that build confidence and encourage efficient communication.

Career medium 06
Career

Wesleyan University

Bachelor's, Sociology and Spanish

Universitat de Barcelona

Sociology and Anthropology