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Reporting Intern, New York Daily News, New York, NY, September 2005-present
Report and write stories for Manhattan and Queens bureaus. Cover breaking news, press conferences and community events; topics include politics, education and crime. Attend editors' meetings; pitch stories.
Reporting Intern, The Eagle-Tribune, Lawrence, MA, Summer 2005
Reported and wrote general-assignment stories for this 60,000-circulation daily. Covered the plight of laid-off technology workers.
Freelance Writer: Boston Magazine, City Limits, Washington Square News, December 2004-present
Research Intern, The Village Voice, New York, NY, January-May 2005
Assisted investigative reporter Wade Muckraker on stories including funding of special-interest political groups. Conducted extensive telephone interviews. Made surprise visits to unresponsive sources. Researched legal records.
Intern, The Telegraph, Nashua, NH, Summer 2004
Reported and wrote general-assignment stories for this 30,000-circulation daily. Completed an enterprise story about hunger in New Hampshire, profiling a working family in need of governmental assistance. Copy-edited one night a week.
Staff Reporter, City Editor, The Daily Free Press, Boston, MA, October 2002-May 2004
Wrote three to five stories a week as a staff reporter for Boston University's independent student newspaper. Promoted to city editor after one year.
New York University
M.A. in Journalism (newspaper concentration), expected December 2005
B.A. in History, May 2004
Proficient in Spanish
Extensive knowledge of News Edit Pro, Lexis-Nexis, Dow Jones News/Retrieval, Dreamweaver, Pagemaker, Photoshop, QuarkXPress, Excel