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Alexandros K. | Elance
 
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Alexandros K.

Writing and editing for academics and advertisers
   United States
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Overview

I cater both to businessmen and to academics:

* BUSINESSS: I write and edit business reports and plans, as well as ad copy, marketing collateral, sales proposals, press releases, and web content, working with all the standard Office applications (including PowerPoint).

* ACADEMIA: I edit academic dissertations and theses, research papers, periodical articles, and presentations.

* RESUMES AND CVs: I write or improve business resumes and academic CVs, along with job and school applications.

* OTHER: For those developing fiction or...

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Portfolio

A Latin ovation for Diana Stone in the style of Catullus 34.
http://agkozak.com/4352473.pdf

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Awards

Berkeley Fellowship for Graduate Study (1997-2002).
Cambridge Overseas Trust Bursary (1996-1997).
Latin Salutatorian at Harvard Commencement 1996 (David Taggart Clark Prize; salutatory "De moribus Harvardianis").
Harvard Undergraduate Phi Beta Kappa Honors Society (1996).
Society for Values in Higher Education, Fellow (1996).
Honorary 1996 Andrew W. Mellon Fellowship in Humanistic Studies.
Thomas Temple Hoopes Prize (Harvard; for outstanding undergraduate honors thesis; 1996).
Raymond Weir Smyth Prize (Harvard; for outstanding undergraduate honors thesis; 1996).
Bowdoin Undergraduate Latin Prize (Harvard; for a Latin version of a passage from Mark Twain's "Ghost Story" into the style of Pliny; 1996).
William King Richardson Scholarship (Harvard; for distinction in Greek and Latin sight-reading and composition; 1996).
Arthur Deloraine Corey Fellowship (Harvard Classics Department fellowship for graduate study; 1996-1997).
Bowdoin Undergraduate Greek Prize (Harvard; Greek version of a passage from William James's "Varieties of Religious Experience" into the style of Plato; 1995).
George Emerson Lowell Scholarship Prize (Harvard; for excellence in the classics, based on an examination which tests competence in the translation and composition of Greek and Latin and in exposition of classical literature; Greek, 1995).
John Osborne Sargent Prize (Harvard; best metrical translation of Horaces, Odes, 2.13; 1995).
John Harvard Scholarship (for academic achievement of the...

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Employment

Greek Orthodox Cathedral of the Annunciation, SF
Assistant Chanter
2011 - Present
Smart Muscles
Web Designer
2010 - Present
Greek Orthodox Cathedral of the Annunciation, SF
Web Developer
2009 - Present
http://www.annunciation.org/
Greek Orthodox Cathedral of the Annunciation, SF
Operations
2009 - 2010
BizXchange
Office Manager/Executive Assistant
2009 - 2009
BizX Media Group
Corporate Account Manager
2008 - 2009
Used barter financing to buy media for travel, hospitality, and entertainment companies and to bring media companies new advertisers. Brokered deals between a wide variety of companies, including...
BizX Media Group
Corporate Trade Broker
2007 - 2008
BizXchange
Office Coordinator
2007 - 2007
BizXchange
Director of First Impressions
2006 - 2007
Provided operations support to the Bay Area office. Played adjunct role to the corporate marketing team. IT support.
University of California, Berkeley
Graduate Student Instructor III
2000 - 2004
Instructor, Latin 100 ("Republican Prose"; advanced reading course; 2004). Teaching Assistant, Classics 28 ("The Classic Myths" [lecturer: Prof. Anthony Bulloch]; lecture course with sections;...
University of California, Berkeley
Research Assistant
1999 - 1999
Research assistant to Prof. Donald J. Mastronarde (commentary on Euripides' "Medea").
Harvard University Summer School
Proctor
1995 - 1995
Chadwyck-Healey
Latin and Greek proofreader for the Patrologia Latina Database
1994 - 1994
Gettysburg College
Pew Charitable Trust Associate Teaching Assistant
1993 - 1994
Latin 204 ("Roman Poetry"; 1994). Latin 102 ("Elementary Latin II"; 1993). Latin 101 ("Elementary Latin I"; 1993).
Gettysburg College
Private Latin Tutor
1992 - 1994
Gettysburg College
Research Assistant
1992 - 1994
Research assistant to Prof. Leslie Cahoon (text of and commentary on medieval Latin hymns).
Gettysburg College
Research Assistant
1991 - 1991
Research assistant to Prof. Laurence Marschall (book on meteorite and comet impacts and other catastrophic events).

Education

University of California, Berkeley
M.A. (Greek)
1997 - 2000
University of Cambridge
Postgraduate study in Classics
1996 - 1997
Harvard University
A.B. summa cum laude (Classics)
1994 - 1996
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blogs
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newsletters
proofreading
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