8432 Magnolia Avenue #320, Riverside, California, 92504 916.412.5464 firstname.lastname@example.org
PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY To obtain a position where my education and skills are utilized as well as to obtain a position where learned journalistic skills will be utilized as well and to ultimately write for a newspaper or magazine and possibly be an editor for said newspaper or magazine.
Knowledge of AP style writing Experience writing news, features, culture and perspective pieces Achieved academic excellence within college and high school Some knowledge in programs such as MS Word and Excel Outgoing, hardworking and optimistic
EXPERIENCE Sales Associate Family Christian Stores
Assistant Features Editor California Baptist University
Maintain the Features section of the university paper, The Banner. Edit stories weekly. Brainstorm ideas for new stories. Wrote articles for Features, Culture, News, etc.
Resident Assistant California Baptist University
January 2010-April 2010
Assisted the Features Editor with editing stories for the university paper, The Banner. Brainstormed ideas for stories. Wrote articles for the Features section as well as News, Culture, etc.
Features Editor California Baptist University
October 2006-August 2008
Assisted with closing and opening procedures as well as cleaning and organizing. Facilitated in answering phones, making bank runs and stocking the store. Provided customer service in-store.
Watch over six apartments of girls (26 girls total). Plan events monthly for the area. Schedule weekly lunches and dinners with girls as well as meet weekly with my Resident Director. Go to weekly staff meetings, plan area wide events, etc.
EDUCATION California Baptist University Riverside, CA Aug. 2008-Present Bachelor of Arts Degree in Christian Studies, concentration in Youth Ministry, in progress Bachelor of Arts Degree in Journalism, concentration in Public Relations, in progress
GPA: 3.5 Expected Graduation Date: (April 2012)
OTHER EXPERIENCE Junior High School Ministry Leader The Grove Community Church Riverside, CA Leads weekly small groups for 7th and 8th grade girls Actively participating in events and event promotion
International Service Project Participant California Baptist University Riverside, CA June 8th-28th, 2010 Participated in missions project to New Delhi, India Lead various vacation Bible school programs for the children in the poor slums
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