Jordan Bonte

Freelance Article Writer & Blog Writer

Location:Reading, Pennsylvania, United States
2 Skills
Jordan Bonte

Albright College, Reading PA
Bachelor of Arts in Communications and Digital Media, May 2013
· Communications GPA: 3.33/4.00
· Academic Talent Scholarship Recipient for Journalism, Fall 2009 – May 2013
· Community Service Leadership Scholarship Recipient, Fall 2009 – May 2013
· First Energy Corporation Scholarship Recipient, Fall 2009 – May 2013

Related Coursework:

· Writing for Mass Media
· Public Affairs
· Feature Writing
· Writing for the Web

Relevant Academic Projects:

Writing for the Mass Media, Fall 2012 Albright College, Reading, PA
Women in the Arts
· Wrote an article about a series that showcased women in the world of the arts.
Dining Hall Article
· Wrote an article about what goes into Albright's food.

Feature Writing, Fall 2011 Albright College, Reading, PA
Truancy Article
· Wrote an article that revealed the major problem of truancy.
Spring Concert Article
· Wrote an article about how Albright's Spring Concert is put together.

Relevant Experience:

The Albrightian, Albright College, Reading, PA
Layout Editor, January 2012-May 2013
Assistant Layout Editor, September 2011-January 2012
• Use Indesign to assist in layout of newspaper
Writer, January 2010 – May 2013
• Research and develop articles for Albright’s student-run newspaper to be published on a bi-weekly basis

Albright AM, Albright College, Reading, PA
Writer, January 2010 – May 2013
• Compose articles for Albright College’s student-run Art Magazine that is published every semester

BCTV, Reading, PA
Online Journalism Intern, May 2012 – August 2012
• Drafted articles for the online website
• Attended events and meetings around the county

Volunteer Experience:
Muhlenberg Community Library, Muhlenberg, PA
Summer Reading Buddies Program Volunteer, June – August 2010
· Read to elementary school age children one-on-one at local library to help children improve reading skills
Albright College, Reading, PA
Brother, Spring 2011- May 2013
· Alpha Phi Omega, Co-ed National Service Fraternity

Computer: Word, Photoshop, Flash, Illustrator, InDesign, Internet
Language: Basic spoken Spanish
Skills (2) Rating
Article Writing
Blog Writing