New York University, New York, NY
Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and Anthropology, May 2010
Boston Latin School (Schola Latina Bostoniensis), Boston, MA
Town & Village New York, NY
Associate Editor April 2012-present
Write stories about events and news local to Stuy Town and Peter Cooper Village, as well as Gramercy Park, Union Square, Waterside, East Midtown Plaza and Kips Bay; copyedit content; compile information for the police blotter; update the Town & Village blog; laying out pages in InDesign
Filled in for executive editor, January-April 2014. Responsibilities included all of the above, in addition to: compiling content for weekly publication; managing freelance writers and assigning stories; compiling and editing entertainment listings; writing additional stories
Patch New York,NY
Freelance Contributor, Research Specialist November 2010 – March 2012
Wrote weekend stories for Bedford-Stuyvesant, Fort Greene-Clinton Hill and Patch site.
The New Presence, Prague, CZ
Editorial Intern September 2009 – December 2009
Wrote an article on the economics of global warming for the Autumn 2009 issue; copy-edited and proofread articles translated from Czech; researched news about Hungary for a case study.
The Prague Wanderer, Prague, CZ
Co-editor September 2009 – December 2009
Selected articles from submitted class essays for site publication; copyedited and proofread articles; edited website layout and fixed formatting problems on WordPress; conducted interviews and wrote short pieces to supplement site content.
Babytalk Magazine, New York, NY
Editorial Intern January 2009 – May 2009
Researched news about children and babies and compiled noteworthy stories in a newsletter for editors; researched product information for editors; wrote headlines for web and magazine content; gathered quotes from readers through email and interviewed experts via telephone for story content.
New York University Development and Alumni Relations, New York, NY
Student Administrative Assistant February 2008 – August 2010
Categorized and scanned foundation information into the Advance database. Performed general administrative work at the front desk. Greeted and assisted alumni with questions about benefits
Museum of Fine Arts: Museum Learning & Public Programs, Boston, MA
Teen Docent July 2004 – June 2006
Studied various exhibits throughout the museum to create thematic tours; led art discussions for small groups of high school students; created relevant activities to be completed after tours; organized art activities throughout the museum for families on the weekends
Volunteered in New Orleans, LA for a week in 2006 and 2009, assisting in disaster relief and community development
Volunteered at the Tribeca Film Festival in 2011 and 2012 as part of the Screenings Crew
PC and Macintosh literate, Firefox, Google Chrome and MS Internet Explorer; proficient in MS Office Applications (Word, PowerPoint, Excel); familiar with Adobe Photoshop, WordPress, Blogspot, CMS, SEO; basic HTML