JOURNALISM EXPERIENCE

Slate Magazine, Washington, D.C.

Editorial Intern – September 2016-December 2016

  • Pitched and wrote over 35 stories on technology, gender issues, and the 2016 presidential election for Slate.com, an online politics and culture magazine
  • Conducted background research, wrote social media content, fact-checked, and transcribed interviews

The National Law Journal, Washington, D.C.

Editorial Intern – June 2016-August 2016

  • Independently wrote and reported over 30 stories covering legal news in D.C. and nationally for a readership of 10,000 print subscribers
  • Wrote the weekly “Lighter Side of the Law” column, assisted with production of weekly print newspaper

The Hoya, Georgetown University, twice-weekly newspaper of record

Executive Editor – December 2015-May 2016

  • Managed a staff of editors and final-edited all content in news, opinion, sports, and arts sections
  • Collaborated with layout editors and photographers, led weekly staff meetings and brainstorming sessions

Senior City News Editor – May 2014-December 2014

  • Generated and edited all city desk content for the newspaper
  • Covered breaking news, led news meetings, headlined, wrote captions, and performed other layout-related tasks on production nights

Previously served as deputy news editor, news assistant, and staff writer

Fulton County Daily Report, Atlanta, Georgia

Editorial Intern – June 2015-July 2015

  • Covered local legal news in Georgia for local daily paper of about 4,000 paid subscribers
  • Reported on court proceedings, analyzed legal briefs and judicial opinions, and interviewed lawyers

OTHER EXPERIENCE

U.S. House of Representatives, Washington, D.C.

Intern for Representative Ann McLane Kuster (NH-2) – January 2017-Present

  • Drafting letters to constituents, communicating with other congressional offices

EDUCATION

Georgetown University, Georgetown College, Washington, D.C.

Bachelor of Arts, May 2017

Major: English; Minors: Journalism, Art History

Cumulative GPA: 3.7/4.0

University of Strasbourg, Strasbourg, France

September 2015-December 2015

Completed literature and art history courses, taught entirely in French, through direct matriculation program

LANGUAGES AND SKILLS

Professional proficiency in French

Proficiency in Adobe Premiere, WordPress, InDesign

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