As a staff writer for the Life & Style section of the university newspaper, "The Penn", I cover campus wide events such as Fashion shows, Fundraisers and Rallies. I've covered the "Heads vs. Feds" program which made the front page as well as the "Sue Johansen" program which also made the front page.
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Goal: EDITORIAL INTERN. To develop and enhance skills in writing, writing with clarity and focus, writing to specific markets, web - based research, market research and interviewing with a purpose
EXPERIENCE: Current Life & Style staff writer at the Penn, reporting on the entertainment and upcoming events and activities of IUP's campus. Former host of Music News on IUP TV's Urban Superior. Attended the 3rd annual Pennsylvania Newspaper Association Conference in Harrisburg Representing IUP.
SKILLS: Experience with writing and preparing copy for print. Experience with layout and design programs such as Dreamweaver and InDesign. Experience with social media outlets such as Facebook, Twitter, and Tumblr. Communicating with the public, acting as a go between organizations and their target audience. Experience with administering and tracking survey responses from consumers. Intermediate level of Italian. Experienced with Microsoft Office Suite.
EDUCATION: Expecting a B.A. in journalism and Psychology from Indiana University of Pennsylvania. (May 2012)
OTHER FACTS: Love writing, very personable, willing to further my education if need be. Have experience with dealing with the community. Have worked in an office setting where filing, phone skills and customer service was required. Worked continuously since 2008 in various part - time summer jobs.
Seeking entry - level position in moderately paced creative market. Positions that utilize select skill set preferred, open to all available positions.
This assignment was done fall 2011, for a Layout & Design Class. Students had to design three seperate advertisements for a fictional product. This assignment is one of the three ads.
This assignment was done fall 2011, for a Layout & Design Class. Students had to design a brochure from start to finish for a campus organization.
This assignment was done fall 2011, for an Introduction to Magazine Publications Class. Students were placed in groups of four and were required to come up with a magazine concept, we then had to write individual stories and design a dummy copy of a magazine to show the class. I did all the advertisements, designed the layout for the magazine excluding the cover page and wrote a story. All credits are on the back inside cover.