Work History

Work History
Aug 2006 - Present

Student Assistant

Blackmore Library
  • Trained fellow assistants.
  • Assisted customers with general questions, book searches, and check outs.
  • Sent and received OhioLink materials.
  • Answered the telephone and learned proper phone ettiquette.
  • Frequently managed the circulation alone.
  • Participated in special projects.
  • Shelved books and searched for lost materials.
Aug 2009 - Apr 2010

Opinion Editor

The Chimes
  • Presented readable, creatively-designed page layouts each week of the semester.
  • Wrote several articles for publication each week.
  • Coordinated newspaper contributors and issued directions for each one.
  • Addressed public concerns regarding our newspaper.
  • Worked well with the administration and faculty.
  • Edited contributor content and letters to the editor.
  • Facilitated those who expressed interest in participating with the newspaper.
Oct 2009 - Dec 2009


Columbus Parent Magazine
  • Wrote article for special events insert.
  • Contributed blogs for web site concentrated on Internet website interests and reviews of family-oriented activites.
  • Edited printed copy of newspaper.
  • Witnessed the separate job functions of various staff.


Aug 2006 - May 2010


Capital University
  • Minor: journalism
  • GPA 3.7/4.0 Dean's List 7 semesters



AP Stylebook knowledge



Adobe InDesign CS

MS Word

Relevant Coursework

  • Attended College Newspaper Conference in New York City                          March 2009
  • Literacy volunteer Children's Hospital's Reach Out & Read program       Jan.- Apr. 2009

Relevant coursework:

Layout and Design                         

Critical Writing

Creative Writing


The English Language

Magazine Writing               

Writing for the Web

Writing in the Professions