KARASCHEER

Contact

Education

Local: 1007 E. Washington Street, South Bend IN 
Permanent: 48 Maple Street, Clarendon Hills IL 
kscheer@nd.edu
630 390 9540

University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana: May 2012
Bachelor of Arts • Economics and Graphic Design Major • 3.4 GPA 
University College of Dublin, Dublin, Ireland: Spring 2011
Awards: Kellogg Grant • Andrews Scholar Award

Experience

Round Two LLC, South Bend, Indiana
Intern: Fall 2011 
• Designed advertisements, created sell sheets, and conducted research for products

Women in Progress (Free Trade NGO), Cape Coast, Ghana
Intern: Summer 2011
• Taught Ghanaian women to be self sufficient and how to successfully run a business
• Designed new prints and products for the 2012 catalogue that would be marketable in the U.S. 
• Headed team in a new social media campaign for the company
• Enhanced leadership skills and gained understanding of developing economies 

Notre Dame Computer Vision Lab, Notre Dame, Indiana
Biometric Acquisitions Research Assistant: January 2010–Present
• Acquired images and data for research in facial and iris recognition technology
• Expanded computer skills and ability to adapt to new computer programs

Hesed House (Homeless Shelter), Aurora, Illinois

Intern, Summer 2010
• Worked with Hesed House staff to create and continue programs that bettered the community 

Murphy Roche (non-profit), Burr Ridge, Illinois
Youth Officer, 2006–2008
• Gained experience abroad by competing in Ireland at World Championships of Irish music
• Enhanced leadership skills as a representative on the Board of Directors
• Developed organizational and leadership skills by overseeing and organizing organization events

Activities

Skills

Notre Dame House of Music (music club)
Co-Founder and Secretary: Fall 2008–Present
• Formed a new club on campus as an outlet for musicians who were interested in meeting to form bands, exchange music and ideas, and find venues
• Led the club through conception into full club status

Lewis Hall Council

Graphic Design Commissioner: 2010–Present
• Designed Hall apparel and posters
• Won competition for the design of the hall flag

Notre Dame Women's Boxing Club

Member and Tournament Participant
• Trained intensively with team members
• Participated in events that raised funds for a
mission in Africa

Computer:
Microsoft Office
Matlab
Stata
Photoshop
Illustrator
Indesign
Dreamweaver

Other:
Drawing and sketching
Problem Solving
Thinking outside of the box