Resume

CHAU NGOC MAI

120 Boylston, Boston, MA 02116 – chau_mai@emerson.edu

EDUCATION

M.A Print and Multimedia Journalism, Expected May 2013

Emerson College, Boston, USA

– Vietnamese Fulbright Scholarship

– Emerson Graduate Dean’s Fellowship

B.A in English Language, October 1999

Can Tho University, Can Tho, Vietnam

JOURNALISM EXPERIENCE

The Christian Science Monitor February 2013 – May 2013

Online News Intern

Assisted content-producing, wrote science stories, and wrote headlines and summaries of wired stories.

GateHouse Media New England May 2012 – August 2012

Medfield Intern

Wrote news stories and features for Medfield Press and Allston-Brighton Tab. Copyediting reader-submitted content.

Can Tho Newspaper, Vietnam March 2000 – July 2011

Editor of International News Department July 2006 – July 2011

– Edited the page of Science & Life published three days a week.

– Co-edited two daily pages of International News.

– Edited two pages of International News on Sundays.

– Wrote over 200 features on Science & Life and International News pages.

– Worked night shifts to process breaking world news.

– Co-edited trial English online version.

– Coached new writers.

Trainee Editor of International News Department October 2003 – June 2006

Transformed the weekly page of Science & Life into one of the most favorite page. Co-edited International News page.

– Wrote 200 features on international news and science & environment.

– Worked night shifts to process breaking world news.

Writer of International News Department March 2000 – September 2003

– Wrote over 300 news stories and features on pages of international news, science & life, women affairs and international entertainment.

OTHER EXPERIENCE

Investigative Reporters and Editors June 2012

Volunteered for the 2012 IRE Conference in Boston as one of its three bloggers whose entries were posted on http://www.ire.org/conferences/ire-2012.

SKILLS

Language: English, Vietnamese.

Computer: Mac and PC, Photoshop, Audacity, Final Cut, QuarkXPress.

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