writing & communication skills

The following projects demonstrate the skills gained through the University of South Dakota’s Media & Journalism program. The examples include both in-class assignments as well as projects completed in professional settings.

These two columns were written for The Volante, my campus’s independent student publication. I was a frequent contributor to the opinion section, utilizing research and other students’ opinions to fully articulate the questions I brought up.

Canada Column

Honors Program Column

I wrote stories frequently for South Dakota Public Broadcasting as a radio news intern. This involved gathering news, calling sources to interview, and helping produce the audio to air with my writing.

Drone Radio Story

Pine Ridge Radio Story

Below is an additional sample of my writing for a Digital Media class. It serves as an example of my promotional writing.

Comedy Block Commercial