Journalism Major, University of Florida......... August 2008- Present
International Baccalaureate Diploma, Coral Reef Senior High School....August 2004- May 2008
- Home: Living in the Heart of Florida Magazine
Writing Intern: August 2010-Present
As an intern, I write multiple stories for the magazine, help brainstorm ideas for upcoming issues and work with others to make the best magazine possible
- The Miami Herald
Writing Intern: May 2010-August 2010
As an intern at the Miami Herald, I am responsible for writing several stories a week as well as taking part in weekly workshops to advance my journalistic skills.
- The North Florida Herald
Writing Intern: January 2010-May 2010
As an intern at the North Florida Herald I was responsible for writing several stories a week, as well as covering Alachua City Commission meetings. I was also able to practice photojournalism.
- Florida Magazine Student Association: Active Member
August 2009- Present
As a member of FMSA, I take part in putting together a monthly newsletter as well as learning about different technologies and skills that are required in the magazine industry such as Adobe InDesign and Photoshop.
- The Independent Florida Alligator: Contributing Writer
As a contributing writer of a student run newspaper I am able to investigate, report and write news stories about events in and around the University of Florida campus.
- Alachua County Public Library: e-Branch Volunteer
I volunteer with the e-Branch at the public library in downtown Gainesville working to set up their new website using Druple and also updating the current library website.
- Languages: Fluent in English and Spanish
- Technology: Proficient in MIcrosoft office, some experience with Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, XHTML and CSS.