Summary

I am currently a graduate journalism student at S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University, specializing in magazine, newspaper and online journalism. I will be looking for a job opportunity starting July 2011.

Specialties

• Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Dreamweaver and Flash CS5• HTML, CSS, XML and Actionscript 3.0• Knowledge of Content Management Systems• Experience blogging and coding with WordPress, Drupal and Joomla • Editing in Final Cut Express and Audacity • Strong writing skills and editing in AP style• Print and online journalism• Sports and sports journalism

Work History

Work History
Jan 2011 - Present

Journalism Intern

The Post-Standard

Covering stories about Syracuse sports for print and online newspaper

Oct 2010 - Present

Staff Writer

The Newshouse

Covering stories about university and city sports and entertainment

Nov 2009 - Present

Online Editing Intern

Bleacher Report, Inc.

Revised and published online sports content generated by fans and community members in this three-month internship

Jan 2011 - Present

Blogger and Page Designer

What the Health Magazine

  • Writes a weekly blog about fitness
  • Page design for print publication 
Aug 2009 - Jun 2010

Sports Journalism Intern

The Sun

Generated stories on local high school sports for print

Sep 2005 - May 2009

Sports Staff Reporter

The VIllanovan

Published weekly articles and columns 

Apr 2007 - May 2009

Public Affairs Director

WXVU, Villanova Radio

Served as a liaison between station and community and kept station’s public affairs FCC requirements up to date

Jan 2008 - Dec 2008

Assistant Sports Editor

The Villanovan

Assisted editor with creating story ideas, layout and editing articles using InDesign

Education

Education