NOTE: these rates are not set in stone and are only an average for this editor. The actual rate applicable to your document will depend on the depth of the edit, the quality of the writing, the topic matter, the proximity of the deadline, the length of the document and several other factors.
Present Occupation: Student
Editing Experience in Years: 2
BA in English Language/Literature and Business Administration
Write Here Center Due West, SC September 2010- May 2012
Editor: Providing supplemental instruction in the composition of papers to students at Erskine College. Responsibilities included proofreading studentsí papers before they were to be submitted and assisting students in the writing process. Working here helped to further develop abilities in application of grammar and mechanics.
The Laurens Advertiser Laurens, SC June- August 2010
Copy Editor Intern: Responsibilities included proofreading articles along with archiving older newspapers. Gained experience in formatting articles and writing headlines. Gained first- hand knowledge of the full operations of the copy editor and the differences between journalism and literature.
ElderScam Newsletter Due West, SC Spring- Fall 2010
Project Lead: A Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE) project to create and mail a monthly newsletter to senior citizens in the surrounding communities to inform them of current financial scams of which they were the most likely targets. The project resulted in an 80% increase in knowledge among recipients.