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Sarah Garrigan | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Aug 10, 2016

Sarah Garrigan

Professional Proofreader, Editor, and Writer
   United States
  |   Medford, MA

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $25

I am an experienced proofreader, copyeditor, and writer with over ten years of writing and copyediting experience, including newspaper, magazine, and small press publication work. I graduated from UC Berkeley with a BA in English with highest honors and am currently an English Literature Ph.D. student and English instructor for undergraduate classes at Tufts University.

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Jun 11, 2015|Copywriting|$638|Working
Aug 12, 2014|Academic Writing|$638|Completed
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Jul 16, 2014|Academic Writing|$55|Completed
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Jul 9, 2014|Editing & Proofreading|$120|Completed

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Service Description

A five-star contractor on both elance and odesk, I am experienced in the challenges of editing remotely and maintain consistent communication with the client to ensure that the document is completed promptly, efficiently, and in their preferred style. As a writing teacher at the university level, good writing is my passion, and I will make sure that your writing is engaging, polished, and completely error-free!

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Employment

Hatherleigh Press
Remote Editorial Intern
2011 - 2011
Hatherleigh Press is a small press dedicated to publishing healthy living books. Working remotely, I proofread and edited manuscripts in various stages of production, conducted marketing research,...
Innovative Technical Solutions, Inc.
Proposal Writer
2009 - 2010
Wrote proposals to reflect Request for Proposal specifications outlined by the client; conducted informational interviews and wrote new project descriptions for proposals, databases, and marketing...
WeatherBill, Inc.
Editorial Intern
2008 - 2008
Assisted Public Relations Manager in conceptualizing and drafting marketing material, researched the effects of current weather events on businesses and interesting weather news and used findings...
UC Berkeley School of Law
Student Assistant Editor for the Boalt Transcript
2007 - 2007
Proofreading, fact-checking and managing copy for magazine between writers, editors, and designers, compiling media clips, researching for feature articles.

Education

Tufts University
English Literature, Doctor of Philosophy
2012 - Present
University of California at Berkeley
Bachelor of Arts in English
2005 - 2009
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Proofreading
editing
English
writing
academic
editor
proofreader
writer.
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