David Mazzenga

Freelance Article Writer & Book Writer

Location:Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States
2 Skills
David Giacinto Mazzenga
41 Lakeview Drive, Honesdale PA, 18431

I'm looking for a full-time job which allows me to harness and utilize my talents as a writer, editor, and/or novice translator.

Bachelors of the Arts in English Literature May 2011
Comprehensive Study Program in Medieval Studies
Albright College, Reading, PA

• GPA in concentration: 4.0/4.0, Cumulative GPA: 3.98/4.0
• Graduated Suma *** Laude
• Jacob Albright Honor’s Society Member
• Sigma Tau Delta, National English Honor’s Society
• Jacob Albright Scholarship
• Robert C Byrd Scholarship
• Professor Clyde Harding Award for Outstanding Scholarship in English and Communications recipient (2009 & 2010)
• English Departmental Award (2011)

Related Courses:
Critical Writing
Writing the Novella
History of the English Language
French 201/202

Related Experience
Writing Center Tutor 2010-Present
Albright College, Reading, PA
• Proofread and edited students’ papers from an assortment of teachers of various fields of study, while actively working to teach them to avoid mistakes in the future
• Collaborated and presented various workshops for students on several topics of writing including “strong body paragraphs and theses” and “introductions and conclusions”
• Earned the College Reading and Learning Association (CRLA) Tutoring Certificate, Regular Level.

AGON: The Creative Arts Magazine of Albright 2010-Present
Albright College, Reading, PA
• Formatted the layout and content of the semiannual publication using the InDesign program
• Published three original poems within the latest printing
• Mediated and informed the club’s intentions and progresses to the Student Government Association and the rest of the student body

ACRE Project: The Politics of Dialect in Early Modern England Summer 2010
Albright College, Reading, PA
• Conducted research by looking through scholastic databases and library catalogues and compiled it in a series of written and revised essays
• Devised own work schedule and kept self-motivated to complete necessary tasks within the allotted time frame
• Crafted an elaborate Power Point presentation which incorporated numerous sources of media and animations to creatively demonstrate topic to a diverse audience
• Presented final product at the Moravian Undergraduate Conference for Medieval and Early Modern Studies
Skills (2) Rating
Article Writing
Book Writing