COLLEGE AND CAREER
8TH PERIOD ENGLISH I
GRACE ORTEGA
new york university
journalism

I want to go to new york university because it is one of the most prestigous schools and is one of the top schools for journalism and they can help me achieve my dream to get my bachelors degree in journalism.

history


new york university was established in 1831. It is a private university and it is one of the top schools for journalism it became one of the nation's largest universities, with an enrollment of 9,300 in 1917. It is hard to get in and they get over 53,771 but only accept 34%

college requirements

The SAT Reasoning Test

The ACT with Writing Test

Three SAT Subject Test scores

Three AP exam scores

The International Baccalaureate Diploma

Three IB higher-level exam scores

GPA of 3.5+

campus life

NYU has many clubs and entertainment to keep their college students happy. They have 4 dinining halls and sororities and fraternities and greek life.The University’s tremendous history of pride and spirit has been reflected throughout the decades with campus-wide events and programs. So join in, have fun, and be a part of New York University’s events and traditions.

career

I want to pursue journalism and I have heard great things about the job. it is something that I would love to do I love writing and reading and I would love to travel and write about whats going on around the world. I would love to inform people about important events leading up and about what important things are happening

visuals of career

salary

journalisms salary is around $38,000 annually. The core purpose of a journalist is to research, document, write, and present the news in an honest, ethical, and unbiased way.  Although the method for reporting the news may be changing, the need for talented, qualified and educated journalists isn’t.  A journalist job description still calls for hard work, ethics, quality writing and at its heart the desire to tell the truth.  As a journalist, you may find yourself.

The BLS lists the median annual wage of reporters and  correspondents in general at $35,600 as of May 2013. The average salary of those  working in the newspaper, periodical, book and directory publising industry was  $40,240, while those working in the radio and television broadcasting industry  earned an average of $48,110 annually.

 

more information

journalism requires four years of education and a bachelors degree All journalism majors take courses in editing, journalistic ethics, reporting,  feature writing, photojournalism and communicationsPrint journalism and broadcast journalism are the two major areas in which a  journalist might work. As both text-based and broadcast news is becoming  increasingly digitized, both of these career areas have some online media focus.

citations

Works Cited

"8 essential skills for anchors (& any journalist) covering breaking news." poyenter. N.p., 25 Nov. 2014. Web. 28 Apr. 2015. <http://www.poynter.org/how-tos/writing/118945/8-essential-skills-for-anchors-any-journalist-covering-breaking-news/>. 

forbes.com. john garcia, 9 July 2001. Web. 28 Apr. 2015. 

journalist.net. chaterine jackson, 7 Oct. 2009. Web. 28 Apr. 2015. 

journalist.network. ayleen ramos, 2 Aug. 2004. Web. 28 Apr. 2015. 

mashable.com. patrick gonzales, 6 Feb. 2009. Web. 28 Apr. 2015. 

poynter.org. jill jeyster, 9 Dec. 2009. Web. 28 Apr. 2015. 

seventeen.com. megan chan, 9 May 2009. Web. 28 Apr. 2015. 

sustainablejournalism.org. lindsay oberst, 11 october 2011. Web. 28 Apr. 2015. 

the washington post. deborah howell, 5 Nov. 2002. Web. 2 May 2015. <http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2008/11/21/AR2008112102281.html>. 

the washington post. deborah howell, 23 Nov. 2008. Web. 28 Apr. 2015. 

                          letter of intent

may,14,2015

forever 21

8401 gateway blvd

El paso,tx 79925

Dear sales representative

I am responding to the employment opportunity listed on forever 21. Please accept this letter and accompanying resume as evidence of my interest in applying for a positon as an sales women. I feel my patience and communicating with people would be beneficial for your organization. I am looking for an honored job that will be respectful and give me experience. Being an excellent communicator and well-disciplined will be a valuable asset . I am confident that these characteristics will make me the best candidate for this position.

I would appreciate your consideration of my credentials. I welcome the chance to meet with you to hear more about your company, the requirements of the positon, and how my skills would be a wonderful fit.

Thank you in advance for your consideration.

Sincerely,

Grace ortega

resume

Career Objectives

my career objective is to reach my goal and to be a teacher because I love kids

Education History

Aug. 2014 - May 2015

el dorado 9th grade academy
9th
el paso, Texas

» the class that I am best at is English. I enjoy reading and writing and it can be challenging at times but challenges is what makes me stronger.

Work Experience

Mar. 2014 - May 2015

baysitter
babisit
el paso, Texas

» I love babysitting because I am patient and I love being with little kids

Volunteer Experience

Jan. 2014 - To Present

vison bendicion
food bank
el paso, Texas

» is a food bank at my church

Awards & Certificates

» alegre piano music academy award (Aug. 2013)
» a/b honor roll (Mar. 2012)

Extracurricular Activities

Music, Dance

Hobbies & Interests

» Cooking
» Music
» Photography

Skills & Abilities

» Spanish

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