Resume


SUMMARY

High-energy journalist accomplished in research, interviewing and reporting with advanced knowledge of newsroom computer systems and social media marketing. Effective communicator with a talent for delivering attention-grabbing, high-quality news stories.


EXPERIENCE

CULTURE EDITOR, THE DAILY ATHENAEUM

AUGUST 2016 – CURRENT

Wrote articles that were news-worthy, relevant and detailed. Formed a budget for

each week by finding a minimum of 9 story ideas and then assigned them to writers.

Edited writers’ work using A.P. style. Worked with editorial team to develop future

cover stories. Assisted the layout editors with developing ideas for page designs.

WRITER, HERCAMPUS WVU

AUGUST 2015 – CURRENT

Covered articles that entertained and related to college students. Arranged and

conducted interviews with individuals knowledgeable about each story’s subject

matter. Received the position of Social Media Director during the spring semester of

2016 and actively updated organization’s Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.


EDUCATION

WEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY, MORGANTOWN, WV

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN JOURNALISM

Member of multiple clubs including Ed On Campus, HerCampus WVU and Omega

Phi Alpha, a national service sorority.


LEADERSHIP

OMEGA PHI ALPHA, NATIONAL SERVICE SORORITY

  • President – 2017
  • Vice President – 2016
  • Historian – 2015
  • Alpha Pledge Class Fundraising Chair – 2014

REFERENCES

ADELL CROWE, DIRECTOR OF STUDENT MEDIA

WEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY

  • Phone: (304) 293-2567
  • Email: adell.crowe@mail.wvu.edu

JENNIFER GARDNER, MANAGING EDITOR

THE DAILY ATHENAEUM

  • Phone: (304) 991-7614
  • Email: jegardner@mix.wvu.edu

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