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Fashion Design Student Association · Blogger · March 2013 – present

Pitch unique and original story ideas; write compelling blog posts; promote posts via social media


Plugged In · Reporter · January 2013 – present

Pitch unique, technology-related story ideas; write compelling articles; take photographs; design pages; create graphics; promote stories via social media


Old Town Commercial Association · Communications Intern · January 2013 – present

Spearhead and grow social media accounts; build and maintain relationships with local press; create content for and edit monthly newsletter; write press releases; update website; coordinate events


Arts Council of Greater Lansing · Freelance Writer · January 2013 – present

Demonstrate strong research, interviewing and reporting skills while writing compelling profiles of local artists


Ali Fee Public Relations & Strategic Marketing · Fashion Week Intern · February 2013

Worked collaboratively to coordinate events on behalf of a client during Fashion Week

Showcased strong writing skills on deadline by drafting press kit materials

Pulled looks for photo shoots; researched celebrities and stylists; tracked samples


SELF Magazine · Fashion/Accessories Intern · December 2012 – January 2013

Maintained accurate inventory of closet items; returned loaned items promptly; assisted fashion team


StyleCaster · Celebrity Junior Team Member · August 2012 – December 2012

Produced celebrity and style-related content; researched celebrities and fashion trends; transcribed interviews; successfully pitched story ideas; attended daily meetings; performed routine office tasks


The State News · Arts and Entertainment Reporter · August 2011 – August 2012

Showcased strong writing and reporting skills while producing articles about student groups, local artists and performers, covering festivals and events; maintained fashion blog; brainstormed photo and design ideas

Managed source relations with venue owners, music promoters and creative community members


Imprint · Head of Journalism · March 2011 – September 2011

Leader of journalism sub-committee; coordinated group members; held weekly meetings; planned events; discussed ways to grow the newly formed organization


The State News · General Assignment Reporter · May 2011 – August 2011

Wrote campus and city-related articles, including coverage of events and basic news stories


NextGen Journal · Features Correspondent · January 2011 – May 2011

Profiled student organizations; successfully pitched story ideas, researched college lifestyle trends


ING Magazine · Reporter · May 2011 – August 2011

Wrote long-form articles about campus-related topics; profiled community members, successfully pitched story ideas; attended weekly meetings


Education · Michigan State University

Journalism Major; 3.3 GPA; Expected May 3, 2013 graduation


Fashion Design Student Association, Retailing Student Association, Michigan Interscholastic Press Association, Women’s Initiative for Leadership Development

References Available Upon Request


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