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Rachel Freeman Resume

Rachel Freeman Resume

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Published by: Rachel Freeman on May 30, 2013
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5 The Fenway, Hastings-on-Hudson, NY 10706 914-318-7585 Rachel.ilana.freeman@gmail.

com Education
State University of New York (SUNY) New Paltz — New Paltz, N.Y. Bachelor of Arts in Journalism Minor in Spanish Graduated Cum Laude: May 2013 Universidad de Sevilla Seville, Spain Study Abroad Spring 2012  Took classes all taught in Spanish for the semester.


Related Experience Editorial Intern, The Poughkeepsie Journal

Summer 2012

Wrote stories and covered live events for different sections including local news, arts and lifestyle . Wrote front-page articles and centerpieces . Wrote arts, news and business briefs . Put events into community calendar . Created story packages on CCI NewsGate. Researched for articles . Pitched story ideas and attended news meetings.

Managing Editor, The New Paltz Oracle Fall 2012 Managed a staff of approximately 30 . Micro and macro edited stories for content and AP style errors . Laid out opinion section . Helped page editors with layouts using Adobe InDesign . Put together slugs list every week. Assistant Managing Editor/News Editor, The New Paltz Oracle Spring 2013 Moved down to train future editor . Aided editor-in-chief and managing editor in everyday duties . Proofread and edited all stories in news, features, arts and entertainment and sports sections . Helped train copy editors in editing and AP style skills. Managed two news copy editors . Wrote weekly articles for news section . Micro and macro edited all news stories for content and AP style errors . Highlighted all news stories for fact checking . Laid out all pages in the news section . Pitched weekly story ideas. Features Editor, The New Paltz Oracle Fall 2011 Managed two features copy editors . Wrote weekly articles for features section . Macro and micro edited all feature stories for content and AP style errors . Highlighted all feature stories for fact checking . Laid out all pages in the features section . Pitched weekly story ideas. A&E Copy Editor, The New Paltz Oracle Spring 2011 Wrote weekly articles for Arts & Entertainment section . Fact checked all Arts & Entertainment articles . Copy edited all stories being published . Pitched weekly story ideas.
Editorial Intern, IN/Where New York Magazines Summer 2011

Wrote listings for New York City restaurants, shops and galleries . Wrote short features . Attended press events . Assisted with photo shoots including picking up and sorting merchandise . Researched store/restaurant openings . Gathered contact information for sources. Spanish Correspondent, The New Paltz Oracle Wrote columns reflecting on study abroad experience. Spring 2012

Other Experience Administrative Assistant Summer 2008-10 Law Offices of Virginia R. Fling, New York, N.Y. Client files organization . Data entry and database management . Storage coordination. Document translation . Prepared accounts payable, disbursement journals and outgoing mail. Administrative Assistant Law Office of Alison Greenberg, New York, N.Y. Responsibilities include organization and filing of documents. April 2010 – January 2012

Tutor, Highland Residential Center, Highland, N.Y. Fall 2010 - 2012 Selected to provide one on one weekly tutoring to juvenile offenders . Planned and implemented lessons to teach basic math and English skills to adolescents. Radio DJ, The Edge, New Paltz, N.Y. Spring 2010 – 2011 Hosted a two hour radio show every week . Worked for the Marketing Department. Skills
Experience in Adobe InDesign. Fluent in AP style . Second language: Intermediate Spanish. Knowledge of social media. Windows & Mac OS platforms. MS Word and Powerpoint.

Memberships & Awards
Dean's List; Spring 2010, 11, 13, Fall 2012 Member of Lamda Pi Eta, National Communication Association honor society Clips Viewable at rachelifreeman.wordpress.com  

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