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  • 8/12/2019 Christopher Dylan Horne Resume


    Christopher Dylan Horne

    2900 E Aurora Ave #127

    Boulder, CO 80303

    (601) 955-4857


    To obtain a position where I can use my analytical thinking skills in a challenging workplace



    Bachelor of Science, Millsaps College, Jackson, Mississippi, May 2013

    Major: Philosophy

    Minor: Neuroscience and Cognitive Studies

    Cumulative GPA: 3.2


    2013 (September 9th

    - March7th

    ): Busser and Expo at Sal & Mookies Restaurant. Duties include wiping

    down tables and setting them back up, and facilitating in the preparation and serving of food.

    2009-2013(Summers included): Keck Fellow at W.M. Keck Center for Instrumental and Biochemical

    Comparative Archaeology at Millsaps College. Duties included performing training exercises and

    operating state of the art mass spectrometers and related equipment manufactured by Varian,Inc.;

    prepared samples, which involved pipettes, centrifuges, solvents, and an acid-digestion microwave

    process; prepared an extensive PowerPoint presentation to demonstrate the procedures for operating

    the Varian equipment; trained five new Keck Fellows and eventually held a leadership position in the


    2010(Fall Semester): Assistant Teacher Internship for General Chemistry at Millsaps College. Duties

    included teaching 2-3 introductory segments of course work each week; tutoring students and providing

    weekly help sessions; grading homework, tests, and quizzes.

    2008(Summer and Winter Breaks): Lakeland Yard and Garden Center, Flowood, MS. Worked as a car

    loader, tended to plants, checked inventory.

    Publications and Papers (done in connection with Keck Fellowship at Millsaps College, except for

    Senior Thesis)

    Contributor to Light and Shadow: Isolation and Interaction in the Shala Valley of Northern Albaniaedited

    by Michael L. Galaty et al.

    ICP-MS and LA- ICP-MS Analysis of Albanian Artifacts-1st Author. Society for American Archaeology

    Annual Meeting, Memphis, TN (April 20, 2012)

  • 8/12/2019 Christopher Dylan Horne Resume


    Analysis of Albanian Artifacts in the W.M. Keck Center at Millsaps College: An Instrumental Approach to

    Comparative Archaeology-4th

    Author. Society for American ArchaeologyAnnual Meeting,

    Memphis, TN (April 20, 2012)

    Laser Ablation- Inductively Coupled Plasma- Mass Spectroscopy Analysis of Albanian Chert Artifacts-4th

    Author. Society for American ArchaeologyAnnual Meeting, Memphis, TN (April 20, 2012)

    Trace Element Fingerprinting of Chert Artifacts with Portable X-Ray Fluorescence Spectrometry and Laser

    Ablation-Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry- 2nd

    Author. Pittcon Conference on

    Analytical Chemistry and Applied Spectroscopy, Technical Program, Orlando, FL (March 10-15,


    Senior Thesis: Freedom, Morality, and Happiness, May 2013

    Extracurricular Organizations

    2009-2013Kappa Alpha Fraternity

    2009-2012 Millsaps Singers Choir- 1st

    Chair Bass II (2011-2012)

    2011-2012 Society for American Archaeology (SAA)2010-2011Millsaps Chamber Singers Choir. Worthy Mentions: Sang at the M.D. Anderson Cancer

    Hospital in Houston, TX, and at former President George W. Bushs Church, Highland Park United

    Methodist Church, in Dallas, TX (met and shook President Bushshand; his wife, Laura, was there too).

    2009-2010 American Chemical Society (ACS)


    2013 (February) Tri Delta Quiz Bowl for St. Jude Childrens Research Hospital

    2011, 2010 (October) KA and KD Casino Night at Hal and Mals Bar for Muscular Dystrophy Association

    (MDA); was a roulette dealer, helped set up and cleanup

    2010 (April) KA volunteer Jackson Zoo cleanup and landscape

    2010 (March) KA Blood Drive 5k for Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA), also gave blood

    2010(February) Singing Valentines Fundraiser for Mu Phi Epsilon

    2009 (November) Kappa Alpha and Kappa Delta Reading of Dr. Seuss The Grinch to Brown Elementary

    students on Millsaps Campus in KD lodge; was dressed up as a reindeer and acted accordingly

    2007 (June) Camp Bratton Green Volunteer Counselor

    2004 (March) Helped serve food, cleanup, garden, and landscape at Stewpot Community

    Recognitions and Scholarships

    Deans List Scholar

    Second Century Scholarship

    Mississippi Legacy ScholarshipLeadership Scholarship

    Maurice Hall Scholarship

    Millsaps Grant

    Distinguished Merit Scholarship--Voice