Kaitlyn Schwers

  • Willard, MO US
Kaitlyn Schwers


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Work experience

Work experience
Apr 2013 - Present

Campus News Editor

The Mirror

I write at least one news article per week for Drury University's newspaper, The Mirror, l layout pages eight and nine in Adobe InDesign, and I attend weekly editorial meetings to contribute and discuss story ideas with the staff.

Nov 2010 - Present

Student Web Beat Reporter

Drury University

I help keep content updated on the Drury University website and I write stories for the web for departments on campus. I also film convocation lectures once a week.

May 2013 - Aug 2013

Student News Intern

KSMU Radio

I worked with the KSMU staff to research, interview, and produce local news stories for the KSMU audience both for broadcast and for the web. KSMU is a local National Public Radio affiliate in Springfield, Mo. with an average of 40,000 listeners per week.

May 2012 - Jul 2013

Contributing Editor

Springfield CARES Magazine

I gathered content from non-profit members, edited articles and ads, contributed to at least one page per month, contacted executive directors, decided layout for the magazine, and suggested ideas for the magazine.

Apr 2011 - May 2012

News Editor

The Mirror

I wrote stories to be printed in the newspaper, l laid out the paper for print, and I attended weekly editorial meetings to contribute and discuss story ideas.





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