Copyediting portfolio

Clicking here will take you to my portfolio of my best work while on the Missourian copy desk, January 2017 to present. At the Columbia Missourian interactive copy desk, copy editors perform several valuable tasks for the newspaper. These tasks include copy editing and fact-checking stories and graphics, writing SEO and print headlines, composing online…Read more Copyediting portfolio


Snapchat how-to guide Click here for the text guide my peers and I wrote. Last summer, two other graduate students and I interviewed nine social media managers, wrote a literature review and created a how-to guide on the newest social media platform. Snapchat, my team found, was meant to be a fun yet intimate look into someone’s…Read more Snapchat how-to guide

Social media stylebook

For my graduate project, I was asked by the Missourian outreach director to write up a social media stylebook for copy editors on the ICE desk. Because I had previously taken the outreach class, I knew the style and types of social media posts that the Missourian crafts. Additionally, because students in the news editing…Read more Social media stylebook

PolitiFact articles

Missouri charter schools aren't 'failing' May 13, 2017 Missouri has borrowed money for unemployment insurance in 5 recessions April 23, 2017 Greitens hasn't increased the education budget by 4 percent February 2, 2017 Kendrick mostly right about reduced corporate tax collection January, 20, 2017