RESUME

 
Professional
Experience​
Ithaca Voice, Intern

March 2019 - August 2019

  • Covering local news in Tompkins County, NY 

  • Conducting and transcribing interviews with sources 

  • Research 

  • Data Analysis

  • Video Editing

 
Ithaca Week, Reporter

January 2019 - May 2019

 

  • Covering human rights issues in Tompkins County, New York 

  • Managing Ithaca Week’s social media, including Facebook, Twitter and Instagram accounts 

  • Conducting and transcribing interviews with sources

  • Filming and editing video packages using a mobile device

  • Fact-Checking 

  • Blogging

 
Buzzsaw Magazine, Staff Writer

January 2017 - May 2019

  • Working on deadline to produce long-form cultural critiques 

  • Conducting and transcribing interviews with sources 

  • Researching cultural trends 

Newsday, Shadowed sports writer Kenny DeJohn
January 2018 
  • Research 

  • Keeping track of plays, scores and players for girls high school basketball game

  • Sports and event coverage 

 
Passion Project, Editor 

January 2017 - September 2018

● Editing copy 

● Conducting and transcribing interviews with sources 

● Writing about culture, politics, and feminism 

● Project management 

● Photo editorials 

 

The Ithaca College Chronicle, Opinion Editor

January 2017 - October 2017

 

  • Managed a staff of writers and columnists

  • Conducting and transcribing interviews with sources

  • Editing Copy 

  • Project Management

Odyssey., Staff Writer

September 2016 - February 2017

  • Pitching original ideas to an editor weekly

  • Writing blog posts

  • Researching cultural trends and topics including politics, health and sustainability

Skills

Writing for the Web

Copy Editing

Social Media Management

Social Media Optimization

Research

Blogging

Data Analysis

Fact Checking

Project Management

Customer Service

AP Style

Microsoft Programs

Adobe Creative Suite

Google Suite

Wix

Hootsuite

Languages

English

Spanish, Elementary proficiency

Interests

Social justice

Art 

Film

Live music

Reading 

Travel

Education
Ithaca College 

2015 - 2019

 

  • Graduated Cum Laude with a 3.6 GPA

  • Minor in Sociology

  • Member of Alpha Kappa Delta, International Sociology Honor Society

  • Roy H. Park School of Communications Dean’s List

    • Fall 2016, Spring 2017

  • Related courses: Journalism Research, Journalism Ethics, News Editing, Independent Media Issues, Journalism History, Visual Journalism, Journalism Law, Narrative Journalism, Mobile Social Journalism

 

 

Bond University, Australia - Study Abroad 

Spring 2018 

 

 

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