Kaitlin Vanderpool

Kaitlin Vanderpool

Work History

Work History
Aug 2010 - May 2011

Instructor of Journalism

Middle Tennessee State University

- Responsible for creating course curriculum, delivering weekly lectures and seminars, proctoring student exams and assigning semester grades

Feb 2008 - May 2008

Education Reporter

La Porte County Herald-Argus

- Responsible for covering education issues at the national, state and local levels

- Covered breaking news, including structure fires and roadway accidents

- Responsible for metro coverage of La Porte, including cops, courts and politics

Sep 2004 - Feb 2006

Asst. Special Projects/Training/City Editor

The Exponent

Assistant Special Projects Editor/Training Editor

- Investigated community issues at Purdue University and in the Greater Lafayette area

- Trained more than 50 new reporters

- Assisted new reporters in reporting and editing

City Editor

- Responsible for metro coverage of Lafayette, including cops, courts and politics

- Responsible for covering state issues and localizing national issues

Education

Education
Aug 2009 - Aug 2011

Masters

Middle Tennessee State University
Aug 2003 - Aug 2007

Bachelors

Purdue University