Allison Lozada

Freelance Journalistic Writer & Writer

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Location:Highland Park, New Jersey, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/allison_lozada
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Kudos
5.0
2 Skills
$12
Rate/Hr
ALLISON LOZADA

KEY SKILLS

• Journalism
• News Writing
• Feature Writing
• Newspaper editing and design
• Multimedia Reporting
• Research & Fact-Checking
• Interviewing
• Communications
• Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, PPT)
• Fluent/Bilingual in English & Spanish
EDUCATION

New Jersey City University, Jersey City, NJ Bachelor of Arts, December 2011
Major: English Concentration: Journalism GPA: 3.50
Related Coursework: Persuasive Writing, Linguistics: Language Culture and Communications, Business Writing and Communication, Writing and Editing in the Newsroom
HONORS & AWARDS

Sigma Alpha Pi –National Society of Leadership and Success, Initiated Spring 2008
Recipient of Outstanding Academic Achievement
WORK EXPERIENCE

GOTHIC TIMES CAMPUS NEWSPAPER (Work/College Experience) September 2010 – September 2012
New Jersey City University, Jersey City, NJ

Editor in Chief, July 2011 – September 2012
• Review and revision of all submitted articles for monthly publication
• Supervision and guidance of newspaper staff
• Review and final approval of paper layout
• Supervision, guidance and final grading of NJCU Gothic Times intern program (approx. 7 undergraduates)
Reporter
• Cover general news and features about the NJCU campus community
• Provides support to the editors with creative input on layouts and final release of newspaper

Office of Grants and Sponsored Programs Semester Intern, January 2011 – May 2011
• Provided administrative support to the staff of the Office of Grants and Sponsored Programs
• Duties included document editing and internet and database research

LIBERTY SAVINGS FEDERAL CREDIT UNION, Jersey City, NJ March 2010 – December 2010

Teller and Customer Service
• Process customers’ deposits and pay out funds in accordance with bank procedures
• Promote and cross sell company products and services
• Review and approve teller transactions; assisting new tellers by participating as a mentor

BERGEN COMMUNITY COLLEGE, Paramus, NJ January 2006 to December 2007

Health and Wellness Department –Work Study
Skills (2) Rating
Journalistic Writing
Writing