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Sarah C. | Elance
 
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Sarah C.

Writing / Editing / Proofreading
   Canada
  |   Edmonton, Alberta
  |  6:36 pm Local Time

Overview

For over four years I was the Associate Editor of one of North America's leading Christian newspapers, with a readership of 320,000.

In this position I not only developed and assigned article topics, I wrote feature articles on a variety of topics, from travel writing to interviewing some of the top names in the sports, business, and entertainment fields.

As well, I became proficient in editing for content and style, as well as proofreading and fact checking articles to ensure the publication kept up the award-winning standards it is...

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Jul 28, 2015|Editing & Proofreading|$0|Working
Jun 29, 2015|Editing & Proofreading|$114|Completed
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May 15, 2015|Editing & Proofreading|$46|Working
May 8, 2015|Editing & Proofreading|$10|Completed

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Portfolio

Researched and wrote a feature travel article promoting tourism to Jasper, Alberta....
Researched and wrote a feature article promoting tourism to South Dakota, with a focus...
Short newsbriefs written on a variety of topics for Living Light News
Interviewed and wrote feature article on Oscar winner composer Al Kasha for Living...
Interviewed and wrote feature article on author Kristen Anderson for Living Light News...
Interviewed and wrote feature article on Canadian hockey legend Paul Henderson for...
Interviewed and wrote feature article on surfer Bethany Hamilton regarding the film...
Interviewed and wrote feature article on award-winning journalist Christi Paul, sharing...
Researched and wrote article promoting travel to San Antonio, TX, with a focus on...

Skills (13)

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Travel Writing
Feature Writing
Journalism Writing
Microsoft Word
Non-Fiction Writing
Writing

Employment

Living Light News
Associate Editor
2009 - 2013

Education

University of Alberta
Bachelor of Arts
2004 - 2008

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Identity
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SarahChestnutt
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