Writer, photographer, graphic designer, and social media expert actively looking for creative opportunities.
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Summary

Joshua is a versatile creative professional with ample editorial, design, social media, and content management experience. He has produced various kinds of copy including feature articles, blog posts, press releases, and technical guides. Joshua regularly designs physical and digital marketing collateral, and creates multimedia packages. An enthusiastic social media specialist and frequent early adopter, Joshua has executed large-scale branding campaigns using both established and newer social media platforms. He has managed digital content using systems like Drupal, Wordpress, and Saxotech. Joshua regularly uses AP Style and Chicago Style, and consistently works with the following software: Final Cut Pro, InCopy, InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop. He's also familiar with HTML and CSS.

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Experience

Nov 2013
Present

LoudCloud Systems, Inc.

Content Producer

Write technical help guides for LoudCloud LMS; produce marketing collateral and advertisements; manage social media accounts.

Aug 2012
Present

Syracuse New Times

Freelance Writer & Editor

Copyedit the paper’s weekly events calendar; write newspaper pieces; publish a weekly music blog and create accompanying visual elements (GIFS, illustrations); pitch social media strategy. Briefly wrote an entertainment and events column.

Aug 2012
Oct 2012

Goldring Arts Journalism Program, S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications

Freelance Marketing Producer

Designed a marketing postcard; wrote promotional copy; produced promotional videos.

Jun 2012
Aug 2012

Goldring Arts Journalism Program, S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications

Instructional Assistant

Aided Professor David Rubin during Newhouse's mandatory summer course for Arts Journalism master's candidates. Prepared course materials; advised students; copyedited students' assignments.

May 2012
Jun 2012

The Post and Courier

Contributing Writer & Photographer

Covered Spoleto Festival USA for The P&C; wrote advancers, reviews, Q&As, and features; wrote and copyedited blog posts. Shot video and photographs for The P&C website and print edition; developed and executed large-scale social media strategy.

Jan 2012
Apr 2012

Interview Magazine

Web Editorial Intern

Managed online content; managed events calendar; edited photos and constructed slideshows; transcribed interviews; wrote online pieces.

Jan 2009
May 2011

The Daily Mississippian

Staff Writer

Provided local arts coverage for the University of Mississippi's student-run newspaper.

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Education

2011
2012

S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, Syracuse University

M.A. Arts Journalism

  • Photo for Newspaper & Magazine
  • News Writing and Reporting
  • Media Law
  • Origins of American Entertainment
  • Feature and Critical Writing
  • Cultural Issues
  • Literature of Arts Journalism
  • Practicum: NYC Arts
  • Cultural Media Practicum
  • Cultural Issues II
  • Capstone Arts Writing Workshop
  • Arts Reporting

2007
2011

University of Mississippi

B.A. History, English

  • American Literature
  • British Literature
  • Fiction Workshop
  • Selected Topics in Popular Literature
  • The United States, WWI
  • The Civil Rights Era
  • The Era of the Civil War
  • Late Imperial and Revolutionary Russia
  • Muslim World: Origins to the Middle Ages
  • Undergrad Thesis
  • Latin

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Skills

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