Claire Bertram

Claire Bertram

Student

Education

Education
Aug 2014 - Present

Entertainment and Media Studies 

University of georgia, Athens, GA: grady college of journalism and mass communications
  • Working toward a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism 
  • Major: Entertainment and Media Studies
  • Certificate: New Media 
  • GPA: 3.84/4.0 
  • Scholarships: Zell B. Miller & Prentiss Courson  

Objective

To obtain an internship with NBCUniversal at 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro in order to further my knowledge of sports media coverage. 

Work History

Work History
Jan 2014 - Present

New Media Institute Intern 

Grady College 
  • Created informational packet including copy and design 
  • Completed administrative tasks: emailing, filing, taking notes, weekly meetings
  • Prepared to assume role as part-time assistant for New Media Intitute 
May 2014 - Present

Lifeguard

ClubCorp
  • Assistant supervisor of Flat Creek pool 
  • Guard about 75 swimmers an hour to ensure safety 
  • Check chemical balance of water in order to maintain safe balance of chlorine for swimmers
  • Manage nine lifeguards to ensure they follow protocol while building relationships and enriching lives 

Campus & community 

Certifications
Aug 2014 - Present

TEDxUGA

New Media institute
  • Leader of presenter preparation team for speaker at TEDxUGA 2015
  • Meet with presenters bi-weekly to help prepare talks and slides for TEDxUGA event
  • Worked with TED corporation to reissue licensing
  • Leadership: Director of Student Speakers & Director of Student Idea Competition 
Mar 2015 - Present

YoungLife

Younglife of Greater athens
  • Leader at Oconee County Middle School
  • Plan and execute weekly event with students, including organized games, speeches, and music 
  • Spend 12-15 hours/wk in contact work with kids

Skills 

Skills

Instagram/Twitter/facebook

Mac Os software

Adobe photoshop 

Keynote

Microsoft Word & powerpoint