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ALLISON GOLDSTEIN

allisonstonegoldstein@gmail.com 732.580.5298 (c) Website: Allisongoldstein.com

1301 M Street NW, Apt. 230 Washington, D.C. 20005

Education

University of Maryland, Philip Merrill College of Journalism, M.J., expected May 2013 Multi-Platform Journalism, Dean’s Fellowship, GPA: 4.0

University of Michigan, 2010 B.A. Communications Studies GPA: 3.5, Concentration GPA: 3.9

Universidad de Pablo Olavide Seville, Spain Spring Semester 2009

Work Experience

Capital News Service – Multimedia Reporter

• Write and report stories distributed on the CNS newswire; live tweet events and reports from the field; produce and edit audio and video packages

American Journalism Review – Editorial Assistant

• Wrote Web stories and print features, fact-checked, edited and maintained website for

national media magazine including feature story “Reinventing the American Press Institute”

Washington City Paper – Editorial Intern

• Reported and wrote blog posts and print articles, primarily for the food beat, at this alternative weekly; wrote feature story “Pimp My Food Truck”; copy-edited; contributed research for editorial projects

Sixth & I - Communications Associate

• Wrote press releases and Web copy for high-profile arts and culture venue; updated website

daily; enhanced digital outreach strategies; executed social media campaigns; wrote and edited monthly print material; produced weekly e-newsletters; launched the organization’s blog; worked as the blog’s editor and writer

AnnArbor.com - Neighborhood Beat Contributor

• Reported and produced multimedia packages on hyper-local stories

National Public Radio: Michigan Radio - Production Intern

• Researched, pre-interviewed and wrote stories about the Michigan budget crisis,

Detroit’s foreclosures, the obesity epidemic for shows “All Things Considered” and

“Morning Edition”; booked interviews; edited audio

MediaBistro.com - Editorial Intern

• Wrote FishBowlNY post covering Afar magazine’s launch party in a time of magazine readership and advertising decline; learned HTML code, CMS; researched and reported on media industry

January 2013 –Present Washington, D.C.

August 2012 – December 2012 College Park, Md.

May 2012 – August 2012 Washington, D.C.

August 2010 – May 2012 Washington, D.C.

February 2010 - May 2010 Ann Arbor, Mich.

September 2009 – December 2009 Ann Arbor, Mich.

May 2009 – August 2009 New York, N.Y.

Freelance Work

The Current Newspapers – Correspondent Washington, D.C. (August 2012) Washington Jewish Week Writer Washington, D.C. (June 2012 – Present) Dental Product Shopper Magazine - Copyeditor/Proofreader Manalapan, N.J. (June 2010 - July 2010)

Honors & Awards

Mary Lou Butcher Award for Equality in Journalism (2009)

• Annual award for the student who demonstrates outstanding promise for professional achievement in journalism

Collegiate Extracurricular and Leadership Activities

LEAD Magazine - Senior Writer The Michigan Every Three Weekly - Staff Writer Alpha Phi Sorority – Director of External Chapter Events

December 2008 - May 2010 September 2007 - November 2009 September 2006 - May 2010

Skills: Apple Final Cut, Audacity, Adobe Photoshop, HTML, basic CSS, MovableType, WordPress, Cool Edit, CMS, iMovie, Windows Movie Maker, Microsoft Access, Soundslides