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Herb Scribner | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Oct 21, 2011

Herb Scribner

Multidimensional journalist with over six years of
   United States
  |   Amherst, MA

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $9

I am fully immersed in the journalism industry and play a big role in the creation and production of the Massachusetts Daily Collegian - New England's largest daily collegiate newspaper.

I consistently write for my own portfolio-like blog, The Spotlight Office. I've transitioned onto online production as well as different forms of multimedia. Podcasts, videos, audio slideshows and combining those different elements has been extremely prevelant in my recent journalistic adventures.

I still write a voluminous amount of fiction in my...

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Portfolio

Updated resume.
http://thespotlightoffice.wordpress.com

Skills (7)

Tested
English
English-Spanish Translation
Creative Writing
Academic Writing
HTML5
Adobe InDesign
Adobe Photoshop

Service Description

EDUCATION
University of Massachusetts Amherst Degree expected 2013
B.A., Journalism, Spanish minor

SKILLS
TECHNICAL: Proficient in Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, Final Cut, Windows Movie Maker, iMovie, MS Word, Powerpoint, Excel, Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Wordpress, Blogger, Tumblr, Basic HTML; experienced with podcast and video equipment.
EDITORIAL: Copy edited for Daily Collegian and Spotlight; practiced pageantry with Daily Collegian on weekly basis; skilled writer; logical; proficient in AP style.
MANAGERIAL: Managed 20-plus staff for Spotlight newspaper, ran 30-plus staff as a Team Leader at Megaplex Theatres; trusting, personable, kind, able to connect with others; revamped entire Spotlight Newspaper from single page format to broadsheet newspaper.

PUBLISHED
Boston Globe, Massachusetts Daily Collegian, Springfield Republican, MassLive.com, Football Speak, The Footy Blog, The 4th Official, Spotlight Newspaper, The Silver Scribe, World Football Travel, Soccer Travel

EXPERIENCE
VOICEMALE MAGAZINE Fall 2011
Intern
-Analyzed and critiqued quarterly national publication.
-Constructed plans for conferences on gender roles and media criticism.
-Inspired creation of social media outlets for the magazine.
THE MASSACHUSETTS DAILY COLLEGIAN 2009 - Present
Sports Editor, Web Production Manager, Night Editor, Copy Editor, staff reporter
-Covered breaking news, premier sports beats, lectures, entertainment pieces....

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