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Emily Y. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Feb 6, 2011

Emily Y.

Professional writer and editor
   United States
  |   Hickory, NC
  |  12:22 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $15

I am a copy editor for Media General, where I design and copy edit pages for eight newspapers in South Carolina and Alabama. I am also working as a reporter for the Hickory Daily Record.

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Service Description

I am interested in freelance writing and editing jobs.

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Employment

Media General/Hickory Daily Record
Reporter/Copy Editor
2010 - Present
-Wrote news and feature articles for publication. -Designed pages for eight newspapers in South Carolina and Alabama. -Edited newspaper content for grammar and Associated Press style.
Southern Accent Newspaper
Editor in Chief
2009 - 2010
-Coordinated all aspects of the publication of the weekly newspaper -Edited all content for grammar and Associated Press style -Wrote news stories for publication.
Southern Adventist University
Staff writer for marketing
2008 - 2009
-Wrote press releases -Edited employee newsletter
Southern Accent Newspaper
Managing Editor
2008 - 2009
-Managed a staff of 20 designers, editors and photographers -Edited all content for grammar and Associated Press style -Wrote news stories for publication.
Southern Memories Yearbook
Editor in Chief
2007 - 2008
-Managed all aspects of publication of 186-page yearbook. -Wrote all content and photo captions.
Southern Accent Newspaper
News Editor
2007 - 2008
-Managed all news content for the publication of the weekly newspaper -Edited all content for grammar and Associated Press style -Wrote news stories for publication.
Southern Accent Newspaper
Reporter
2007 - 2007
-Wrote news stories for publication.

Education

Southern Adventist University
Bachelor's of Science in Communication
2006 - 2010
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