Resume

Education

Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI Expected Graduation 2022
  • Master of Arts in Critical Studies in Literacy & Pedagogy, Department of Writing, Rhetoric, & American Cultures
University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI, 2019
Study Abroad:

Experience

Graduate Coordinator, Writing Center @ MSU, East Lansing, Michigan, Beginning August 2020
Substitute Teacher, Providence Public Schools, Providence, Rhode Island, January––June 2020
Co-Director, URI Writing Production Lab, Kingston, Rhode Island, September––December 2019
  • Coordinate team of five undergraduate interns
  • Collaborate with co-directors & WRT department faculty
  • Maintain lab equipment, software & visitation records
  • Organize & schedule lab events
  • Lead weekly team meetings
  • Promote WRT production lab via Instagram
Editorial Assistant, Artisans List, Portsmouth, Rhode Island, May––December 2019
  • Develop and implement content and social media strategy
  • Write & edit copy for editorial content
  • Design & format content for visual appeal
  • Distribute content via social media networks (Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, Twitter, & LinkedIn)
  • Organize editorial calendar of content distribution
  • Update & maintain SEO on all digital media & content
Tutor, URI Talent Development, Kingston, Rhode Island, June––July 2019; June ––July 2020
  • Support incoming college freshmen in their academic transition to university life
  • Facilitate learning in a content-driven, skills-focused environment
  • Teach and encourage study habits, including: note-taking, test-taking strategies, collaborative studying, etc.
  • Connect with scholars to encourage an ongoing productive, supportive, and professional relationship
Editorial Intern, Artisans List, Portsmouth, Rhode Island, August––December 2018
  • Researched sources of potential content
  • Created engaging & relevant written content for a growing audience of online readers & community members
  • Planed future content & possible opportunities for company growth and expansion through content engagement
  • Designed layouts for visually appealing magazine-style feature articles
  • Evaluated & edited past content for appropriate grammar, syntax, style, and layout

Leadership & Campus Involvement

President, URI Slam Poetry Club, Academic Year 2018––2019
  • Arrange meetings, outings, & events for members and URI community
  • Balance a budget
  • Design writing prompts & create activities to develop members’ writing & performance skills
  • Manage weekly membership meetings
  • Strengthen club membership & community involvement
Student Intern & Lead Production Lab Consultant, URI Writing & Rhetoric Production Lab, Academic Year 2018––2019
  • Uphold & update computer software
  • Communicate with students & instructors regarding lab etiquette & resource accessibility
  • Maintain & organize inventory of multimodal production equipment (software & hardware)
  • Assist students in content production via Adobe Creative Cloud, WordPress, Canva, & other content production tools
  • Design, promote, & host special events & workshops

Skills

  • Proficient in oral & written Spanish
  • Familiar with Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Spark)
  • Proficient in WordPress
  • Fluent in Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel) & Google Suite