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Tara Walker 1278 Slate Canyon Drive, Provo, UT 84606 Cell: 208-881-6607 Ÿ E-mail: tarakw86@gmail.com

Objective: Obtain an editing or editing and design related job or internship Education Bachelor of Arts, Brigham Young University, Graduation December 2012 Major: English Language Minor: Editing Minor 3.82/4.00 GPA; Academic Scholarship; Humanities Dean’s List: 2010-2011 Relevant Coursework: Received an A grade in all courses Computers in the Humanities 230, Print Publishing English Language 524, History of the Book; how to create an aesthetically pleasing publication English Language 430, Editing Capstone, Stowaway Magazine; magazine production English Language 410, Substantive Editing Skills with magazine emphasis English Language 350, Basic Editing Skills with a magazine emphasis English Language 326, Semantics and Pragmatics of the English Language English Language 325, Grammar of the English Language English Language 322, Modern American English Usage English 316, Technical Writing

Editing Experience Editor, Knuxx, Aug. 2012 – Present Write and edit articles for the online magazine Oral History Intern, Brigham Young University, Jan. – Sept. 2011 Gave, recorded, and transcribed oral interviews Edited the transcriptions and returned final copies as personal histories to the interviewees Profile Writer and Editor, The Hair Academy, Jan. – Aug. 2007 Wrote and edited staff profiles for the school’s website

Volunteer Experience English Language Center Volunteer, Brigham Young University, Sept. – Dec. 2010 Worked with non-native English speakers to help them acquire better writing skills Church Order-of-Service Facilitator, June – Dec. 2010 Wrote and edited the program for each week’s meeting; responsible for design and layout

Other Work Experience Hairstylist, BYU Barbershop, Sept. 2010 – July 2011 Cut, colored, and styled hair; sold product, and scheduled appointments Hairstylist, Hairmasters Salon and Spa, Aug. – Dec. 2009 Performed stylist responsibilities and closed the salon twice a week

Skills and Interests InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, and Microsoft Word Designed a logo, flyer, newsletter, and book for a humanities computer class Intermediate French conversation

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