Resume and Writing Samples

I am updating my resume and a new version will be available shortly. In the meantime, below is a summary of my education, professional skills and type of work I’m seeking:

Education:

Aug. 2014 – Short Study Abroad at Trinity College Dublin, through Rosemont College; focused on marketing and international business

M.F.A. Candidate in Creative Writing (Nonfiction) at Rosemont College; graduate-level studies also included courses in publishing

May 2012 – B.A. in Communication at Cabrini University, plus a minor in English literature and a film studies concentration; Staff writer, copy editor, photographer, assistant op-ed section editor for The Loquitur

Dec. 2006 – A.A. in Liberal Arts at Delaware County Community College, plus a minor in journalism; Staff writer for The Communitarian

2000-02 – Associates Degrees at PA Institute of Technology

Computer Certificates – Secretarial / Administrative (1997) and Computer Tech Support (1998) at Chubb Institute

Job Skills:

Microsoft Office Suite (20+ years of proficiency in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook), Typing 50 wpm, digital photography, AP style writing for news articles (wrote 40+ stories as an undergraduate), Ad copy, broadcast copy, content layout, 9 years of blogging on WordPress, mobile blogging, social media platforms (listed on my resume), creating marketing plans, creating press kits, editing, Adobe InDesign, Soundslides, Gmail, Google Docs, Skype

Actively Seeking These and Related Opportunities:

Communication / Journalism / New Media / Digital Media…Social Media specialist / assistant / manager, news writing / editing / photography for online publications, brand ambassador, event planning / promotion assistant, administrative assistant, entry-level marketing, publishing (due to studies at Rosemont College), along with jobs as an administrative assistant

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Read my news articles written for The Loquitur.

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