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Katie Laulusa klaulusa@outlook.com

385.209.4042

Education

B.A. Brigham Young University, Date of Graduation: April 2014 Major: English: 3.40 GPA Minor: Editing: 3.85 GPA Editing for Publication: currently enrolled Pring Publishing: ACreative Writing: A Genre and Substantive Editing: A Basic Editing Skills: A The Grammar of English: AModern American Usage: AWriting Literary Criticism: A-

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Skills Computer Software Adobe InDesign Illustrator Photoshop Dreamweaver

Style Guides

Chicago Manual of Style MLA Turabian AP APA

Related Experience Editorial Assistant, BYU Independent Study, October 2013–present

Perform substantive edits and copyedits of course packets in Word documents, PDFs, HTML documents, and InDesign books Build course packets in InDesign and build HTML courses in Dreamweaver Perform any additional editorial projects, such as writing transcripts and doing detailed source checks

Copyeditor, Stowaway Magazine, September–December 2013 Use tracked changes to correct spelling, grammar, punctuation, and usage errors Proofread entire magazine issue before proofs are sent to press Write two original articles for publication Revise and update the Stowaway Editorial Style Guide

Advertising Team Assistant Director, Stowaway Magazine, September–December 2013 Sell advertisements to be printed in the magazine Promote the magazine on and off BYU campus Help create new advertising brochure

Volunteer Editor/Writer, Haiti Health Initiative NPO, May–August 2013 Write and edit content to be published on the website Edit field reports for record keeping

Editing Staff, Criterion Literary Criticism student journal, BYU, January–April 2013 Help select manuscripts for publication Copyedit a manuscript written by a non-native English writer for publication

Editing Staff, AWE Women’s Studies student journal, BYU, March–June 2013 Work one-one-one with an author to complete substantive edit of a manuscript for publication Copyedit a manuscript for publication

Additional Work Experience Student Custodian, BYU Helaman Halls, January–October 2013 Student Custodian, BYU Brewster Buidling, August 2010–December 2012 Cleaned bathrooms, hallways, and stairways

Dining Hall Hostess, Aspen Grove Family Camp, May–August 2011 Provided customer service and organized and cleaned the dining hall

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KLRésumé  

This is my personal editing résumé