Joshua A. Hughes

Joshua A. Hughes

Writing Samples

Design Samples

Work History

Work History
Jan 2008 - May 2010

Consultant

Debby Ellis Writing Center
  • Aid students in development of assigned papers
  • Proofread students' papers
Apr 2009 - Mar 2010

Editor-in-Chief

The Southwestern University Megaphone
  • Oversee production of paper from start to finish
  • Coordinate photography, copy, design and all other aspects
  • Determine overall direction of paper
  • Manage staff of approximately 30 to ensure that production schedule is followed
  • Work with the online editor to produce web version of paper
Dec 2009 - Jan 2010

Editorial Intern

Texas Monthly
  • Work with writers to help them produce articles
  • Research material for articles
  • Test website for ease of use
May 2009 - Sep 2009

Editorial Intern

The Seguin Daily News

  • Wrote articles, profiles, cutlines and headlines for daily newspaperand website
  • Took photographs for newspaper and website
  • Packaged stories for AM radio broadcast
  • Transcribed interviews
  • Edited audio clips
Oct 2007 - May 2009

Copy Editor

The Southwestern University Megaphone

  • Ensure that content is consistent with Associated Press style
Dec 2008 - Apr 2009

Editor-at-Large

The Southwestern University Megaphone

  • Write breaking news stories
  • Write investigative pieces
  • Work with editorial staff to determine direction of paper
  • Conceive and write original articles
  • Consistently meet weekly deadlines
  • Consult with other editors to come up with ideas for all sections
Sep 2008 - Dec 2008

News Section Editor

The Southwestern University Megaphone
  • Create story ideas for News section
  • Design News section, including front page
  • Work with writers to produce quality News articles
May 2008 - Sep 2008

Editorial Intern

San Antonio Current

  • Wrote full-length articles, blog posts, music and film reviews and other editorial material
  •  Researched for other writers’ stories and other general content
  • Took photographs for stories and research
  • Updated online calendar and events database

Education

Education