MATTHEW SHARO
130 Kane Street Apartment C9
West Hartford, CT 06119
Home: (860) 233-7238
Work: (860) 768-4446
sharo@mail.hartford.edu

                                        OBJECTIVE:   A full-time position in the field of Civil Engineering

                                        EDUCATION: UNIVERSITY OF HARTFORD, West Hartford, CT
                                                                 Master of Engineering in Civil Engineering, May 2002 (expected)
                                                                 Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, May 1999
                                                                 CT E.I.T License
                                                                 Deanís List, Honors Program, and Presidentís Award

                                        RELATED       Structural analysis, ANSYS, MARC, STAAD-III
                                        SKILLS:            and Microsoft Applications

                                        RELATED        Land Surveyor, Morgan Engineering, Toms River, NJ
                                        EXPERIENCE: May 1998-August 1999
                                                                  ·Performed Title and Construction surveys
                                                                  ·Prepared and submitted projects and presentations to
                                                                    Town and County Planning Boards
                                                                  ·Read blueprints and plot plans
                                                                  ·Office work

                                                                 Senior Project, Town of Canton, Canton, CT
                                                                 January 1999-May 1999
                                                                  ·Reinforcement of bridge for emergency vehicle use
                                                                  ·Analyzed bridge for large loading
                                                                  ·Modeled entire bridge using STAAD-III

                                        WORK             Enrollment Manager, College of Engineering
                                        EXPERIENCE: University of Hartford, West Hartford, CT
                                                                 August 1999-Present
                                                                   ·Recruitment of freshman and transfer students
                                                                   ·Counsel students on an academic and personal level
                                                                   ·Design and maintain college Web Site
                                                                   ·Prepare and update all College literature
                                                                   ·Organize College and Student activities
                                                                   ·College of Engineering Convocation
                                                                   ·Engineering Mentor Program, including a picnic, weekly meetings,
                                                                    and a final project
                                                                   ·Open Houses

                                                                Short Order Cook, Sodl's Lunch, Seaside Heights, NJ
                                                                Summer 1997
                                                                 ·Took orders, cooked, and cashiered at a food window

                                                                Ride Technician, Casino Pier, Seaside Heights, NJ
                                                                Summer 1996
                                                                 ·Assembled, serviced, and operated amusement rides

                                                                Stock boy, Woolworths, Bayville, NJ
                                                                September 1993-September 1995
                                                                 ·Stock Shelves and Store Security

                                        COLLEGE       Orientation Leader
                                        ACTIVITIES:      Organized and implemented a summer orientation for incoming freshman.
                                                                    Selection is based on personality and ability to work with others. (2 years)
                                                                Student Government Association
                                                                    Governing body of all student organizations and clubs.  Past positions
                                                                    include, College of Engineering Senator and Executive Vice President. (3 years)
                                                                Engineering Mentor
                                                                    Assisted freshman-engineering students with their transition from high school to
                                                                    college life. (2 years)