Resume

Education

  • Bachelor of Arts, English – Publishing and Editing (Expected: May 2026)
  • Susquehanna University, Selinsgrove PA
  • Minors: English & Honors Program
  • GPA: 3.97, Dean’s List (Fall 2022, Spring 2023, Fall 2023)
  • Relevant Coursework: Digital Media Analytics, Small Press, Methods of Adobe Creative Suite, African Literature, Forms of Writing: Comic Books, Intro to Modern Publishing, Technical Writing, Fundamentals of Communication, Writing and Editing: Word Choice and Word Order

Experience

Layout Director (August 2023-December 2023)

Small Press, Course at Susquehanna University
  • Collaborated with classmates to publish a poetry chapbook, Sonnets for Entropy, and a prose chapbook, To Capture Eternity
  • Collaborated with classmates to choose press name, mission statement, call for submissions
  • Read, commented on, and ranked poetry, prose, and art submissions
  • Utilized InDesign to do the layout for the poetry chapbook
  • Assisted with the layout for the prose chapbook
  • Worked with print shop to finalize sizing details
  • Assisted with set-up and tear-down for launch party

Reading Board Member (November 2023-December 2023)

Flagship Magazine, Susquehanna University’s travel magazine
  • Read and commented on poetry, prose, artwork, and photography submissions
  • Met with reading board and discussed submissions

Content Strategy Intern (July 2023-August 2023)

Oriental Career/Startup Castle, Tianjin, China (Remote)
  • Conducted research on job search and career advice topics
  • Generated approximately 10 articles per week for the career blog
  • Optimized articles for search engines, preparing them for publication
  • Recorded how-to videos for the platform
  • Updated editorial policies
  • Identified areas for improvement on websites, resulting in fixed errors and new website features
  • Gained knowledge on inbound marketing and keyword analytics

Skills

  • Key Skills: Detail-oriented, Verbal and Written Communication
  • Technology: Microsoft Office Suite: Word, PowerPoint, OneNote, Outlook, Excel; Adobe Creative Suite: InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator; SEO (Search Engine Optimization), WordPress
  • Languages: English (Native), Mandarin Chinese (Intermediate)