171 Barrett Ave., Jamestown, NY 14701
Bachelor of Arts, English, May 2014
State University of New York at Fredonia
Minor: Creative Writing
• GPA: 3.63 / 4.00
Dean’s List, every semester
Magna Cum Laude
CASBA / Kit Murphy Memorial Scholarship
Class of 1970 Scholarship
SUNY Credit Union Patricia Rushboltd Scholarship
• Created exterior and interior of the Trident, the campus literary magazine.
• Designed, printed and bound a classroom anthology. English Grammar for Everyone Fundamentals of Communication Studio Video Production
Leapfrog Press Internship, Fall 2012 and Spring 2014 Semesters
• Assemble book trailers using Final Cut 7, post them on the website.
• Read and judge manuscript submissions for the annual book contest.
• Post articles, announcements and reviews on the blog.
• Proofread the literary journal.
The Fredonia Follower, 2012-13
• Wrote fictitious articles for a student-run satirical magazine similar to The Onion.
Published books, available on Lulu.com and Amazon.com:
• The New New Ultra Weird, December 2014
• A Cigar For Cupid: An Un-Romantic Novel, June 2015
WNYF (Fredonia campus television station)
• Operate camera and audio board for the weekly late-night broadcast.
• Meet with peers weekly to share writing, give and receive constructive feedback.
Copy Editor for The Post-Journal in Jamestown (September 2014 to present)
• Fast-paced, eye-catching design of newspaper pages in Quark 7.
• Clear communication with advertising department, ensure all ads accounted for.
• Select and lay out AP wire stories for inside pages.
• Proofread, spell-check all newspaper pages according to AP style.
• Send newspaper pages to press room according to black or color content.
• Post articles and manage the newspaper website.
• Write a weekly column and local news stories.
Freelance News Correspondent for Dunkirk OBSERVER (June to September 2014)
• Covered weekly local news articles.
Faculty Student Association (Cranston and Erie Dining Halls)
• Part time food service worker 2010 – 2014
• Student of the Month Award April 2012
Managing Editor at Dunkirk OBSERVER
101 N. Main Street, Cassadaga, NY 14718
Lisa Graziano Ph.D.
Managing Editor at Leapfrog Press
PO Box 505, Fredonia, NY 14063
(508) 274-2710 email@example.com
News Editor at The Post-Journal