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Rosamund M. Looney
718 Barracks St, Apt 4, New Orleans, LA 70116
Barnard College, Columbia University, New York, NY.
Bachelor of Arts, May 2007. GPA: 3.79.
Major: German Studies. (fluent in German: reading, writing, speaking).
Relevant Coursework: Translation Theory and Practice (A+),
many German literature and culture courses (taught in German).
Freie University, Study Abroad Program, Berlin, Germany: Spring 2006; Summer 2004.
ACADEMIC GRANTS AND HONORS
Dean's Prize for German Studies, Barnard College: May 2007.
Dean’s List, Barnard College: 2003-2007.
German Summer Immersion Scholarship, Freie University: Summer 2004.
Natl. Honor Recipient, American Association Of Teachers of German: Jan 2003.
One of five recipients of an all expense paid summer trip to Germany.
Words Without Borders, Philadelphia, PA
Freelance Translator: published short story translation in reputable literary magazine
CP Language Institute, New York, NY.
Freelance Interpreter: interpreted for New York Presbyterian Hospital
Claudia Bial, Fort Lee, NJ.
Freelance Translator: translated memoir written by WWII German-Jewish exile
Klein & Solomon, LLP, New York, NY.
Freelance Translator: translated business correspondence and negotiations from 1930s-1950s
German Department, Barnard College, New York, NY.
Research Assistant: conducted web research in German
Walker Books, Bloomsbury, New York, NY.
Editorial Assistant : reviewed and translated excerpts from German books.