THEWEEK.COM

International News Source . New York, NY

Assistant Editor. June 2018 - Present

  • › Select newsworthy breaking stories and lesser reported tidbits to write 7-10 SpeedReads — quick recaps of breaking news — per day
  • › Use Photoshop and photo agency images to create editorial illustrations for opinion content
  • Contributing Writer . May 2017 - June 2018

  • › Spent 8-10 hours per week working remotely to pitch and write SpeedReads
  • › Pitch photo-based stories for Captured Photo blog, interviewed photographers and wrote stories based on their experiences
  • Web Editorial Intern . January - May 2017

  • › Pitched and wrote SpeedReads when schedule allowed
  • › Worked in a CMS to find art for stories, build posts and curate a daily selection of political cartoons
  • › Posted and promoted articles via The Week's Tumblr account
  • THE DAILY ORANGE

    The Independent Student Newspaper of Syracuse University

    Copy Chief . December 2017 - May 2018

    Editorial Editor . May 2017 - present

    THE DAILY ORANGE

    The Independent Student Newspaper of Syracuse University

    Copy Chief . May - December 2016

    Co-Feature Editor . December 2015 - May 2016

    12 GRAIN STUDIO

    Design and Marketing Studio . Lockport, NY . August 2016 - present

    Design Intern

  • › Plan community events, such as a farmer's market kids day and summer block party
  • › Brainstorm marketing and branding strategies to be designed in-house
  • › Work with a small team to produce design products, including websites, logos and books
  • › Copy edit websites and print projects
  • › Promote the studio on Facebook and Instagram
  • › Update inventory and products on an online shop
  • SYRACUSE UNIVERSITY ENGLISH EQUESTRIAN TEAM

    Club Sports Team . May 2016 - Present

    Co-captain

  • › Develop a lesson and carpool schedule for a team of 15 riders each taking two lessons per week, maneuvering around work and class schedules
  • › Serve as a liason between riding trainer, SU, the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association and team members
  • › Develop a budget and fill out paperwork to register team with SU and IHSA
  • › Managed transportation and accommodations for nine horse shows throughout the academic year
  • › Teach riding lessons to young beginner riders
  • LOCKPORT MAIN STREET

    Downtown Business Association . Lockport NY . May - August 2016

    Assistant to the Program Manager

  • › Organized a weekly farmers’ market with 40 vendors
  • › Wrote content for and designed a weekly newsletter
  • › Promoted the market and local small businesses with five posts per day on Facebook and Instagram
  • › Designed and conducted surveys of Lockport, NY businesses and visitors
  • › Updated Lockport's tourist website with events current information
  • SYRACUSE UNIVERSITY LIBRARIES

    Bird Library . August 2014 - December 2017

    Interlibrary Loans Assistant

  • › Use database systems to ship and receive materials to and from libraries worldwide
  • › Used Library of Congress Classification System to locate and reshelve books
  • › Answered questions from library patrons
  • › Scanned microfilms, books and fragile publications to preserve them and send to patrons as needed
  • ARTVOICE

    Buffalo's alternative weekly newspaper . May - August 2015

    Editorial Intern

  • › Worked my way up from writing festival listings to event previews to cover stories
  • › Pitched story and podcast ideas
  • › Helped organize events, including a "Best of Buffalo" party, "Arties" theater award ceremony and summer concert and party
  • › Composed press releases for publication events, including the Arties