HANNAH
MAY ART

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Hannah May
hmay2@wellesley.edu


PROFILE SUMMARY


I am a senior Media Arts and Sciences major at Wellesley College. This is an interdisciplinary major which focuses on the intersection between studio art and computer science. My concentration is in studio art and I am currently pursuing an Honors Thesis in video production and animation. I am also the House President of Beebe Hall and captain of the varsity Swim and Dive team.

EDUCATION


Wellesley College, Wellesley MA
Bachelor of Arts in Media Arts and Sciences
Expected graduation May 2021. (GPA 3.76)

PRODUCTION EXPERIENCE


WZLY Radio Host & Producer
2018 - present
Produce and host a weekly one hour radio show on Sunday morning. Show features jazz, folk, and classic rock music that helps listeners start their morning right. I host and interview guests. Produce podcasts with the News Committee.

Video Production and Editing
2018 - present
Self produced and edited 11 video projects, both digital and animated. Manage storyboarding, pre-production, filming with DSLR cameras, lighting and audio equipment, postproduction editing, color correction and hitting deadlines. Visit videos tab to view projects.

WORK EXPERIENCE


House President, Beebe Hall, Wellesley
Summer 2020- Present

Manager, supporter and mentor of Resident Assistants (RAs). Curate engaging community and take ownership over residents’ holistic wellness. Coordinate community engagement hours and operational tasks. Lead weekly staff meetings and one-on-ones with RAs. Collaborate with House Presidents Council. Generate creative solutions to navigating the COVID-19 pandemic on campus. Certified Mental Health First Aider, first responder, mediator. Trained in intercultural competency.

ID Tech Virtual Animation Instructor
Summer 2020

Designed an engaging curriculum that teaches students how to use Adobe Photoshop, Animate and Premiere. Built a classroom community that facilitates each child’s learning and collaboration. Focused expressly on catering to consumer experience by applying feedback from weekly evaluations by parents, students, and supervisors.

Wellesley College Researcher
Summer 2019

Conducted research for Peter Mawhorter’s, PhD, study exploring colonialism within video games. We performed code analysis of Minecraft. I also conducted an independent learning experience, in which I created 3D models for video game design with Unity 3D. 

ATHLETICS


Wellesley College Captain, Varsity Swim
2018 - present

Support teammates, organize team bonding events. Design and publish communications for team’s social media.
NEWMAC Academic All -Conference (2019, 2020)
NEWMAC Swimmer of the Week (Jan. 2019, Jan. 2020)

SKILLS


Technical
Adobe : Photoshop, InDesign, Premiere, Animate, Illustrator, After Effects, Audition
Filming : DSLR camera, Ronin, audio/lighting equipment
Game Design : Unity 3D
Programming : Python, Java, C#, HTML, CSS, JavaScript/jquery

Design
Graphic design and layout
Storyboarding
Sketching
Video, Photo, and Audio Editing

Interpersonal
Relational conflict mediation
Response to wellness crises
Intercultural competency

RELEVANT COURSES


2D Design
Computer Programming and Problem Solving
Moving Image
Introduction to Video Production
Intermediate Video Production
Advanced Video Production
Virtual Form
Human Computer Interaction
Front-End Web Development
Data Analytics and Visualization
Writing for Television
21st Century Documentaries