Writing and Editing Resume and Portfolio

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Writing and Editing Experience

  • Published Author, 2012 to Present. Has a vigorous creative writing practice and has published numerous poems and short stores. Is currently working on a three-part novel series.  View all publications at her creative writing blog, Letters and Feathers.
  • Content Writer, Editor, and Blogger with the Sierra College Marketing Department, 2016 to Present. Writing and editing content for print and online use. Imposing mechanical and stylistic consistency. Designing web pages and writing and editing social media content. Creating the new Sierra blog and writing the premiere articles, including conducting interviews. Writing press releases. Working with many ongoing projects and departments while staying organized and meeting deadlines. See portfolio below.
  • Freelance editor, 2016 to present. Has edited everything from science fiction novels to literary magazines to research papers.

Writing and Editing Education

  • Copyediting Certificate from UC San Diego, 120 class hours, Jan. 2016 to Jan. 2017. An expert in grammar and maintaining stylistic consistency. Adept at performing structural and line edits. Cumulative GPA: 4.0.
  • Numerous Courses in English and Writing, 2005 to Present. An important component of her undergraduate education from Rutgers University, where she graduated in 2005 with a 3.95 GPA. Continues to take courses and workshops for professional development through Sierra College, Sierra Writers, Coursera, and more.

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Writing and Editing Portfolio

Creative Writing Samples

Blogs and Press Release for Sierra College

Web Pages for Sierra College

Rachel rewrote and redesigned many, many web pages for Sierra College. Here are just a few examples:

Printed Material for Sierra College