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My Resume

Please review my resume to see how I may be right for your organization.

I am a highly motivated individual with powerful writing ability, strong research skills, and a wide knowledge base. I am graduating from Ithaca College in May, and I am currently searching for jobs in publishing, media, or communications. With my strong background in both journalism and anthropology, I can bring a unique perspective to the world of the written word.
 
Please take a look at my resume and read my magazine writing. If you like what you see and feel I am right for your organization, please contact me at editor@thelostcivilizations.com.
 
Thank you for your time and interest,
 
Jason Colavito

  JASON COLAVITO'S RESUME 

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Arts from Ithaca College, May 2003

  • majored in both Anthropology and Journalism with a concentration in broadcasting
  • cumulative 4.0 GPA
  • Summa Cum Laude Latin Honors

RELEVANT SKILLS AND RESEARCH

  • Fluent in Associated Press, Modern Language Association, and American Anthropological Association writing styles
  • Knowledge of inverted pyramid, feature, magazine, broadcast and technical writing
  • Ability to write print stories and produce broadcast stories
  • Ability to use audio, video, and editing equipment
  • Knowledge of and experience with field methods and techniques of cultural anthropology
  • Knowledge of and experience with field methods and techniques of archaeology
  • Knowledge of Spanish and Latin

EXPERIENCE

  • 2002-2003: Writer and essayist for Buzzsaw Haircut, a general interest Ithaca College magazine
  • 2002: Writer, Brazil's Mystery Magazine
  • 2002: Writer, Centicismo Aberto, a Brazilian web-based magazine. http://www.centicismoaberto.cjb.net/
  • 2002: Semester fieldwork studying the culture of a newsroom
  • 2002: Course work in archaeological field methods and techniques
  • 2002: Course work in anthropological field methods and techniques
  • 2001-2003: Writer, researcher, and owner of web-based magazine, Lost Civilizations Uncovered, examining the world of alternative archaeology: http://www.thelostcivilizations.com/
  • 2000-2002: Course work researching, writing, producing, and editing long and short format broadcast news stories
  • 2000: Semester journalism research course
  • 1999-2003: Course work researching and writing print news stories

AWARDS AND HONORS

  • 2003: Dean's Award for the Outstanding Graduate in the Social and Behavioral Sciences
  • 2001-2002: The Jessica Savitch Communications Scholar for "excellence, ability and promise in broadcast journalism"
  • 2001: Inductee, Phi Kappa Phi Academic Honor Fraternity
  • 2001-present: Dean's List, School of Humanities and Sciences, Ithaca College
  • 2000: Inductee, Oracle Honor Society
  • 1999-present: Dean's List, Roy H. Park School of Communications, Ithaca College
  • 1999: National Merit Scholar
  • 1999: Robert Byrd Scholar

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