<html> <head><link href = "stylesheet.css" rel = "stylesheet" type = "text/css" </head> <title>Catherine Smith's letters</title> <body> <table width = "10%" cellspacing = "0" cellpadding = "0" align = "left"> <tr> <td bgcolor = "#99ccff" align = "left" width = "15%"></td> <td width = "1">&nbsp;</td> <td bgcolor = "#99ccff" width = "1">&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr height = "15%"> <td width = "15%" bgcolor = "#99ccff">&nbsp;</td> <td width = "1">&nbsp;</td> <td bgcolor = "#99ccff" width = "1">&nbsp;</td> <td width = "10%">&nbsp;</td> <td align = right>&nbsp;</td> <td width = "10%">&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr> <td width = "15%" bgcolor = "#99ccff" align = "right"><a href="index.htm"> <img src = "home.gif" border = "0"></a></td> <td width = "1">&nbsp;</td> <td bgcolor = "#99ccff" width = "1">&nbsp;</td> <td width = "10%">&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr> <td width = "15%" bgcolor = "#99ccff" align = "right"><a href="resume.htm"> <img src = "resume.gif" border = "0"></a></td> <td width = "1">&nbsp;</td> <td bgcolor = "#99ccff" width = "1">&nbsp;</td> <td width = "10%">&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr> <td width = "15%" bgcolor = "#99ccff" align = "right"><a href="clips.htm"> <img src = "clips.gif" border = "0"></a></td> <td width = "1">&nbsp;</td> <td bgcolor = "#99ccff" width = "1">&nbsp;</td> <td width = "10%">&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr> <td width = "15%" bgcolor = "#99ccff" align = "right"><a href="letters.htm"> <img src = "letters.gif" border = "0"></a></td> <td width = "1">&nbsp;</td> <td bgcolor = "#99ccff" width = "1">&nbsp;</td> <td width = "10%">&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr height = "69%"> <td width = "15%" bgcolor = "#99ccff">&nbsp;</td> <td width = "1">&nbsp;</td> <td bgcolor = "#99ccff" width = "1">&nbsp;</td> <td rowspan = "5">&nbsp;</td> </tr> </table> <table border = "0" width = "70%" cellspacing = "0" cellpadding = "2" align = "left"> <tr> <td width = "10%">&nbsp;</td> <td><img src = "nameplate.gif"></td> </tr> <tr> <td>&nbsp;</td> <td>&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr> <td>&nbsp;</td> <td class = "big">From letters of recommendation</td> </tr> </table> <br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br> </table> <table border = "0" width = "80%" cellspacing = "0" cellpadding = "6" align = "left"> <tr> <td width = "10%">&nbsp</td> <td class = "title">Details</td> </tr> <tr> <td>&nbsp;</td> <td class = "bold">Senior Features Writer Kevin Gray says:</td> </tr> <tr> <td>&nbsp;</td> <td>"...She impressed me with her tenacity, intelligence and her desire to succeed..."</td> </tr> <tr> <td>&nbsp;</td> <td>"...proved herself to be adept at online investigative reporting." </td> </tr> <tr> <td>&nbsp;</td> <td>"Catherine has what I think many journalists lack. Tenacity. It's that mule-headed, stay-with-it-ness, that willingness to never give up, and the intelligance to know where to look, that will make her a well-respected addition to our field."</td> </tr> <tr> <td>&nbsp;</td> <td>&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr> <td>&nbsp;</td> <td class = "title">UF's College of Journalism and Communications </td> </tr> <tr> <td>&nbsp;</td> <td class = "bold"> Associate Professor and head of the magazine program Ted Spiker says:</td> </tr> <tr> <td>&nbsp;</td> <td>"...and she's done it for the benefit of others...that points to her strength as a team player who's motivated by helping her peers."</td> </tr> <tr> <td>&nbsp;</td> <td>"...has had a high level of experience in the magazine industry already...especially in the area of research and reporting...did a lot of writing, as well as carried fact-checking and editing responsibilities...worked for student publications and has been committed to freelancing..."</td> </tr> <tr> <td>&nbsp;</td> <td>"...she's an excellent student...responsible, mature, talented, committed and curious -- all qualities that I know will serve her well in her future jobs."</td> <tr> <td>&nbsp;</td> <td>"...it's so nice to see a student who has a real passion for magazines."</td> <tr> <td>&nbsp;</td> <td>&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr> <td>&nbsp;</td> <td class = "title">Stephen C. O'Connell Center </td> </tr> <tr> <td>&nbsp;</td> <td class = "bold">Program Assistant Darlene Brown says:</td> </tr> <tr> <td>&nbsp;</td> <td>"...always gives us one hundred percent despite long hours and sometimes unfavorable circumstances."</td> </tr> <tr> <td>&nbsp;</td> <td>"...her strong leadership skills and work ethics were quickly apparent and she was promoted..."</td> </tr> <tr> <td>&nbsp;</td> <td>"...responsible for scheduling all crews...a major part of the hiring program"</td> </tr> <tr> <td>&nbsp;</td> <td>"...received numerous letters of commendation for her outstanding work habits...employee of the month on numerous occasions and employee of the summer."</td> <tr> <td>&nbsp;</td> <td>"While working a job with uncertain hours, many last minute calls and very late nights, she manages to juggle her various responsibilities of school and work and yet do well in all."</td> </tr> <tr> <td>&nbsp;</td> <td>"...an outstanding worker, dependable, and a joy to work with at all times...a very enterprising person."</td> </tr> </tr> <tr> <td>&nbsp;</td> <td>&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr> <td>&nbsp;</td> <td align = "right"><a href ="mailto:catherinesmith1@hotmail.com">Contact Catherine Smith</a></td> </tr> </table> </body> </html>