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Kayla Caldwell

Freelance Writer & Blog Writer

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Location:Sherman Oaks, California, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/kaylacaldwell
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Kayla Caldwell
kaylam.acaldwell@gmail.com

Editorial Assistant, BOP and Tiger Beat Magazine Glendale, CA 03/11/2013 – present Administrative duties • Generate ideas for recurring columns along with headlines for other assignments • Create content for quizzes, fun pages, embarrassing stories, etc. • Write articles Cover events (with blog posts, live tweeting, interviews, etc.)

Freelance Copy Writer, Coupon Deals Daily Remote 06/2011 – 07/2012
Post information about deals and coupons when received from CDD • Format posts with appropriate links, photographs, and formatting for the Wordpress site

Entertainment Editor, The Student Voice Syracuse, NY 08/2011 – 12/2011
Choose story ideas for the magazine • Edit entertainment articles • Assist with creating heds and deks for stories

Entertainment Editor, Equal Time Magazine Syracuse, NY 08/2011 – 12/2011
Generate story ideas • Meet with writers and edit all entertainment stories • Line edit stories for all other sections along with other section editors • Create heds and deks for stories

Assistant Editor and Web Editor, 360 Magazine Syracuse, NY 08/2011 – 05/2012
Meet with writers and edit stories • Fact check stories • Assist with production weekend by looking over all stories for final edits to prepare for printing • Edit layouts for any orphans, widows or other design flaws • Manage bloggers and blogger schedule • Edit and publish all blog posts • Update website and maintain its upkeep

Assistant Entertainment Editor, The Student Voice Syracuse, NY 08/2010 – 12/2010
Help choose story ideas for the magazine • Fact check and copy edit entertainment articles • Assist with creating heds and deks for stories • If needed, help designers with perfecting layout of article

Assistant Editor, 360 Magazine Syracuse, NY 09/2010 – 11/2010
Meet with writers and edit stories • Fact check stories • Assist with production weekend by looking over all stories for final edits to prepare for printing • Edit layouts for any orphans, widows or other design flaws

Writer, Teen Blog Pink and Black 06/2010 – present
Write articles for the movies beat • Submit articles every Friday by midnight • Submit ideas for articles for all sections of the blog every month

Intern, Rodale.com Emmaus, PA 06/07/10 – 08/13/10
Conrtibuting writer • Monitor search engine optimization • Research for articles • Help to manage Facebook and Twitter pages

Intern, InMadrid Madrid, Spain 02/2011 – 05/2011
Edit articles • Research for articles • Write a few stories • Fact check

Web Moderator, Girls’ Life Magazine 2/2010 – 6/2010
Monitor all comments on the website • Answer girls’ questions and offer advice

V.P. Communications, Pi Beta Phi Sorority Syracuse, NY 1/2010 – present
Manage public relations for the chapter • Create flyers, advertisements, and invitations for chapter events • Hold events to familiarize campus and community with the chapter

Entertainment Web Editor, The Student Voice Syracuse, NY 12/2009 – present
Manage entertainment web content • Contribute and help to choose stories and story ideas Recruit members for writer/blogger list • Manage writers/bloggers for website

Writer, Daily Orange Syracuse, NY 10/2008 – present
Cover news stories • Contributing writer

Writer and Copy Editor, 360/Equal Time/Student Voice Syracuse, NY 10/2008 - present
Cover entertainment stories • Write reviews for books and movies • Fact check, spell check, and correct any other A.P. or style issues

S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications
The College of Arts and Sciences Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY
Bachelor of Arts in Magazine Journalism and Spanish Language and Literature

Microsoft Office Suite • LexisNexis • Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop • Associated Press Writing Style • Basic Spanish

Member, National Society of Collegiate Scholars • Girl Scout • Member, Pi Beta Phi Sorority • Member, ED2010 Magazine Club • Member, University Union Cinemas • Member, Order of Omega
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