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.
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.
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.
OMEGA PHI ALPHA, NATIONAL SERVICE SORORITY
- President – 2017
- Vice President – 2016
- Historian – 2015
- Alpha Pledge Class Fundraising Chair – 2014
ADELL CROWE, DIRECTOR OF STUDENT MEDIA
WEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY
- Phone: (304) 293-2567
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
JENNIFER GARDNER, MANAGING EDITOR
THE DAILY ATHENAEUM
- Phone: (304) 991-7614
- Email: email@example.com