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Elizabeth Kerstein | Elance
 
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Elizabeth Kerstein

Exemplary Copy Editor, Proofreader, and Tutor
   United States
  |   Baltimore, MD

Overview

A passionate and multi-faceted scholar, Iíve worked as an editor, proofreader, tutor, and writer while earning two degrees in opera performance. While completing Bachelor and Master of Music degrees, I tutored both native speakers and ESL students as a member of the tutoring staffs of St. Olaf College and the Peabody Conservatory of Johns Hopkins University. After one year at Peabody, I was hired as a TA by the Head of Humanities, with whom I then taught an undergrad class.

Iíve worked as an editor and proofreader since 2010, when I...

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Portfolio

Wrote a post about the life of classical musicians.
Wrote an enticing blog post about why classical music is relevant today.
Wrote an article for the LA Chamber Orchestra's subscriber newsletter profiling the...
Wrote a blog post promoting LA Chamber Orchestra's college outreach program.

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content writing
Writing tutoring

Employment

Peabody Conservatory of Johns Hopkins University
Proofreader
2012 - Present
I proofread all concert programs for Conservatory performances. My responsibilities are to fact check program pages (composers' birth and death dates, movement titles of orchestral works, etc.), as...
Peabody Conservatory/ St. Olaf College
Writing tutor
2009 - 2014
I worked one-on-one with ESL students and native speakers on brainstorming and research, as well as on global and sentence-level revisions.
Long Beach Symphony Orchestra
Marketing Intern
2011 - 2011
I created a college outreach program for the LBSO; I contacted local churches, temples, and universities to promote the program, and I wrote blog posts to promote the opportunities for students. I...
Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra
Marketing and Development Intern
2010 - 2010
I help to develop LACO's college outreach program; I worked with LA area colleges, churches, and temples to promote student involvement opportunities, and I wrote blog posts to promote the program....

Education

Peabody Conservatory of Johns Hopkins
Master of Music in Opera
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St. Olaf College
Bachelor of Music in Opera, Magna cum laude
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