Obtain a position as a 2013 summer intern (and eventually a full-time position) to continue my growth in the journalistic field
•Emerson College Boston, Massachusetts
Bachelor degree in Journalism (encompassing both print and broadcast). Expected to graduate in January 2015. School of Communication.
Relevant Coursework: Foundations of Journalism, Discovering Journalism, Fundamentals of Speech Communication, Digital Journalism, Research Writing, History of American Music, History of Jazz, Beat Reporting, Telling Stories With Sound, Feature Writing.
•Sanford H. Calhoun High School Merrick, New York
Relevant Coursework: Public Speaking, Photography, Virtual Enterprise, Marketing 1, Sports and Entertainment Marketing, AP English Literature, AP English Language, DECA.
Experiences & Qualifications
•Music Director at WECB September 2012 – Present
In charge of blog and social media maintenance, reviewing new albums, charting music for CMJ, and running staff meetings at the Emerson College radio station. Host of the 2-hour New Music Report on WECB.
•Talk Stoop on NBC May 2012 – September 2012
Increased social media numbers for the show by +300% on both Facebook and Twitter. Assisted with editing of footage, logging music, and pulling clips for the post-production show, as well as dealing with the catering and talent for shoots.
•Social Media Master 2009 – Present
Works with multiple businesses and business people to increase their social media participation as well as running their websites/blogs as a form of online self-promotion.
•Journalism Channel 2011 – Present
Receives hands-on training as director, producer, and newscaster with state of the art equipment for the Emerson College Journalism Channel which is broadcast throughout the campus and available online.
•Ralph’s Famous Italian Ices 2008 – Present
Assistant manager; trains new employees and is responsible for opening and closing the store as well as ensuring the satisfaction of customers.
Proficient in Adobe PhotoShop, Dreamweaver MX, Fireworks MX, Final Cut Pro, iMovie, iPhoto, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Power Point, Paintbrush, GarageBand, ENPS, Audacity.
Communication, Decision-making, Editing, Negotiating, Organizing, Marketing, Working in teams as well as independently, Working under Pressure, Writing, Formating.
Available upon request/contact.