Foundation of Print Journalism
Mass Media Writing
School Publication: Editing
Communication and Web Development
Reporting Public Affairs
Law of Mass Communication
Communication and Public Opinion
Travel Study: Greece and Istanbul
I was hired as the Regional Reporter for the Sun Prairie Star in June 2010. My assignments included covering city and county government meetings and news stories.
In April 2011 I accepted the position of Associate Editor after it opened up, and I now write feature stories and cover School Board meetings.
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Write 4-6 stories per week
Come up with feature story ideas every week
Cover School Board and board committee meetings
Perform layout for the Lifestyle section (5.5 pages)
Manage freelance photographers
2009 Best of the Area contest feature stories
2009 Home Beautification contest feature stories
2010 Spring Home and Garden contest feature stories
Discover the Four Lakes magazine feature stories
Covered news/government stories, including Dane County Board, Sun Prairie City Council Committee of the Whole, Tourism Commission and Transit Commission.
Weekly layout responsibilities
Researched, edited and wrote news and feature stories