Jason Sarvey

Freelance Copywriter & Editor

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Location:State College, Pennsylvania, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/jasonsarvey
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2 Skills
$12
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JASON M. SARVEY

QUALIFICATIONS

• Experience writing articles based upon personal interviews
• Trained in editing and proofreading
• Adept with audio recording and editing
• Proficient with social media, including Facebook and Twitter
• Knowledgeable of Chicago Manual of Style

EDUCATION

The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA Expected Graduation May 2014
Major: Journalism, College of Communications Minor: English
GPA: 3.0
Relevant Coursework: Reporting Methods, News Writing and Reporting, The Editorial Process, News Editing and Evaluation, News Media Ethics, The American Short Story

RELATED PROJECTS

Reporting Methods
Reporter, CATA Buses
• Interviewed bus riders in the field and researched information to support their claims
• Compiled this information in an article highlighting bus riders’ perception of CATA buses

Reporter, History of the Internship
• Conducted phone, email, and in-person interviews with experts on internships
• Researched additional information to support this information

WORK EXPERIENCE

Wegmans, State College and Warrington, PA November 2008 – Present
Cashier/Helping Hands
• Provide quality customer assistance by promptly totaling sales at register
• Demonstrate knowledge of all areas of the store by assisting each department
• Interact with customers and offer assistance by collecting carts and helping disabled patrons to their cars
• Familiarize new employees with their responsibilities, to help them learn store procedures
• Awarded the 2011 Wegmans Scholarship

Nittany Notes, State College, PA September 2013 – December 2013
• Attended class routinely
• Wrote 2+ pages of notes per lecture
• Typed and submitted notes via email
Elbow Lane Day Camp, Warrington, PA June 2006 – August 2007
Camp Counselor
• Oversaw a group of 15-20 children each year, providing close supervision and conflict resolution
• Guided children through the daily schedule by coordinating various sports and activities
Skills (2) Rating
Copywriting
Editing