Since 2008, I have been the Assistant Editor for the Office of Science & Technology's English language quarterly, bridges, an online magazine on science, technology and higher education policy, at the Embassy of Austria in Washington. My chief responsibilities are writing feature articles and soliciting guest contributions; managing bridges subscriptions and statistics, requests and feedback from readers, online content production, and management of the Bills in Brief: U.S. S&T Policy and Author Index sections of the online magazine.
Wrote stories and reports; edited documents for grammatical and style errors; prepared articles and photos for online publication and posted items to the web.
Wrote articles about political news, organizations and events in Washington, D.C. that focused on Africans and African-Americans.
Wrote news briefs; researched and produced report reviews; conducted interviews that led to published profiles of youth workers and youth service organizations.
Selected, edited, and posted stories with photos on section web pages; wrote headlines and photo captions.
Monitored national politics to write editorials and develop national and local politically oriented story ideas.
Edited copy and graphics for factual, grammatical, and style errors; contributed stories and story ideas for editorial packages.
Developed story ideas and wrote articles for community newspaper.
Developed story ideas and wrote articles as the general assignment reporter.
Member, National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ)