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Amber Kasselman | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jul 28, 2016

Amber Kasselman

Journalist, Writer, Editor
   United States
  |   Omaha, NE
  |  11:18 am Local Time

Overview

I currently work as a communications specialist, proofreading and editing content. I graduated from one of the most recognized and innovative journalism schools in the country. I am looking for professional growth opportunities, utilizing my skills, experience, and willingness to learn with an eye for detail. I have learned to manage multiple tasks, communicate effectively and be organized and detail-oriented. I also know how to use various programs, such as Microsoft Office, Access, PeopleSoft, InDesign, Photoshop, etc. Furthermore, I...

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Employment

The University Daily Kansan
Copy Editor
2014 - 2014
-Copyedited articles -Proofed pages -Wrote headlines, cutlines, pull quotes, kickers, teasers and jumps -Corresponded with the reporters, the copy chief and other Kansan staff
The Willow Domestic Violence Center
Marketing and Communications Intern
2014 - 2014
-Created content and updated social media on Facebook and Twitter -Increased Facebook likes from 720 to 918 and increased Twitter followers from 160 to 414 -Updated the Facebook and Twitter...
The University of Kansas School of Social Welfare
Office Assistant
2011 - 2014
-Prepared student applications for processing -Assisted school administrators -Performed clerical duties -Ran errands
The University Daily Kansan
Weekend Edition Writer
2013 - 2013
-Generated story ideas -Researched statistics, facts and sources -Interviewed -Wrote three departments, two alternative departments, one personal essay and one feature article for print and online...
Her Campus KU
Co-President/Co-Editor-In-Chief/Campus Corresponde
2013 - 2013
-Proofread and copyedited content -Published and managed content for online -Managed the team -Recruited new members -Marketed the chapter -Corresponded with the national office
Her Campus KU
Feature Writer
2012 - 2012
-Generated story ideas -Researched statistics, facts and sources -Wrote weekly stories for the online blog section -Photographed weekly for the online photoblog section -Met deadlines

Education

The University of Kansas
Bachelor of Science in Journalism
2010 - 2014
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