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Brittany Clampitt (316) 209-3374 britt.clampitt@yahoo.com

2215 N. Gilmore Dr. Andover, KS 67002

EDUCATION Bachelor of Science in Journalism, News and Information emphasis Minor in Business Concentrations in Political Science, Humanities and History The University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas Graduation date: May 2013 EXPERIENCE Technical Writing Intern, June 2011- August 2012 Siemens Wind Power, Wind Turbine Nacelle Assembly Facility, Hutchinson, KS Assist the plant’s technical writer with creating work instructions for various stages in the production of wind turbine nacelles. Responsible for the accuracy and the comprehensibility of the work instructions I constructed. Learned to adapt to unfamiliar work situations because of lack of manufacturing experience. Gained office experience and insight into the operations of a global corporation. AAAC Tutor, August 2011- December 2011 Academic Achievement & Access Center, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS Led an interactive tutor group of math students. Help students break down problems and better understand the concepts taught in class. Encourage students to become self-motivated and self-directed learners. Use communication skills to ensure students understand the material. Feature Writer, August 2011- December 2011 The University Daily Kansan, Lawrence, KS Wrote two to three feature stories a week about topics that directly affect KU students. Learned from hands-on experience working with editors, fellow writers and photo and design desks. Improved researching and interviewing skills as well as story-generating skills. Student Employee and Crew Leader, August 2009- May 2011 KU Dining Services, Lawrence, KS Oversaw student employees, trained student workers, and made work assignments during shifts. Ensured smooth, efficient service and operations during each shift to the satisfaction of customers. Recognized for management skills and dependability.


Editorial Intern, December 2010- January 2011 Splurge! Magazine, Wichita, KS Wrote articles and constructed table of contents. Assisted during photo shoots, input on photographs and the subjects of photographs. Entrusted with delivery of items back to featured stores. Input in layout and content of magazine. Gained knowledge of magazine-client relations through shadowing publisher. Correspondent, January 2011-May 2011 Jayplay Magazine Determined which local events would be featured weekly in the magazine’s calendar. Camp Counselor, June 2009- January 2011 Andover YMCA, Andover, KS Supervised a group of 15 + elementary children during the summer. Motivated children and resolved any personal issues among them. Taught and demonstrated the character traits YMCA camps encourage in children. Developed leadership and disciplinary skills and recognized for consistency and reliability. Barback, June 2008- August 2009 Yia Yia’s Eurobistro, Wichita, KS Cleaned glassware and assisted other employees. Restocked supplies when necessary. Filled in where help was needed. Learned the importance of customer service and good rapport with coworkers. ACTIVITIES AND HONORS KU Navigators Joshua Team Worship Team Humanities and Western Civilization Study Abroad Program Florence, Italy and Paris, France, January 2012- April 2012 Academic Honor Roll SKILLS Adult CPR/AED and First-Aid training Risk Management training Mac OS X and Windows operating systems Microsoft Office Adobe FrameMaker, Adobe PhotoShop Final Cut Pro Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Google+, LinkedIn, Tumblr, WordPress, YouTube, Pinterest Skype LANGUAGES English and basic French


Brittany Clampitt Résumé  

Résumé for Brittany Clampitt, senior journalism student at the University of Kansas