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Maddy S. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jun 12, 2014

Maddy S.

   United States
  |   Rochester, NY

Overview

Former intern at the Northeast Organic Farming Association of New York and Action for a Better Community, Inc., both nonprofits in Rochester, N.Y. Currently working as the Editor-in-Chief of SUNY Geneseo's student-run newspaper, The Lamron. As a student at SUNY Geneseo obtaining a degree in economics, I hope to pursue a career in community development, agricultural economics, or sustainable food systems in the long-run.

Conducting an ambassadorship grant through the Center for Inquiry, Discovery, and Development (CIDD) at SUNY Geneseo that...

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Employment

(585) Magazine
Freelance Writer
2014 - Present
- Pitch and write stories for city-regional bi-monthly magazine with focus on personalities and culture within the Rochester, NY region - Seek out content for upcoming issues and articles - Write...
The Lamron
Editor-in-Chief
2012 - 2014
- Responsible for ensuring a quality 3,000-print and online newspaper that is accurate, credible and professional. - Primary duties include copy-editing articles that go into the newspaper and...
Geneseo Farmers Market
Student Publicity and Website Assistant
2013 - 2013
- Work on market's WordPress website to upload photos and vendor content in appealing layout - Advertise market to SUNY Geneseo campus and student body - Cooperate with on-campus entities to...
SUNY Geneseo Department of Communication
Assistant to Instructor
2010 - 2013
- Self-directed research on topics that the instructor uses in communication courses at SUNY Geneseo. - Researched "backchannels" in the classroom, in which students can give immediate feedback to...
Action for a Better Community, Inc. (ABC)
Social Media Intern
2012 - 2012
- Overseeing and updating all social media, including Facebook, Twitter, Youtube and the organization's website. - Updating ABC's website daily with press releases, event information, and relevant...
Nicholas H. Noyes Memorial Hospital
Switchboard Operator
2011 - 2012
The Lamron
Knights' Life Editor
2011 - 2012
- Create and assign story ideas to staff of eight student writers. Critique and copy-edit all articles using guidelines of Associated Press Stylebook. - Layout 3-4 pages using Adobe InDesign.

Education

State University of New York College at Geneseo
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
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