Resume

Suzanna Toske

7349 Iron Bit Drive • Warrenton, VA 20186
(540)905-1803
talking2suzanna@gmail.com

Education

University of Mary Washington • Fredericksburg, VA • 2012-Present

Major: Journalism
Certificate: GIS
GPA: 3.2

COURSES

Journalism

  • Magazine Writing
  • Newsgathering
  • Principles of Newspaper Writing
  • The Writing Process
  • Practicum Journalism
  • Mass Media Politics
  • Creative Writing: Nonfiction
  • Capstone/Independent Study

GIS

  • Intro to GIS and Cartography
  • Spatial Analysis with GIS
  • Remote Sensing
  • GIS Programming
  • Capstone/Independent Study

Research

“On Campus Mental Health” (Sept. 2012) • Fredericksburg, VA

  • Co-created a website
  • Reported, collected data, and wrote articles about mental health on college campuses with a team

Experience

Sodexo (Sept. 2011-Present) • Fredericksburg, VA

Student Promotion Coordinator

  • Oversaw event set up, event promotions and advertising during dinning events throughout the school year

UMW The Bullet (Jan. 2012-Present) • Fredericksburg, VA

Staff Writer

  • Wrote for the University’s newspaper

Presence Marketing/Dynamic Presence (Jun. 2012 – Aug. 2012, Jun. 2013 – Aug. 2013) • South Barrington, IL

Intern

  • Promoted environmentally conscious products, such as Burt’s Bees and Indigo Wild
  • Presented products to the public at different Whole Food Markets in Illinois and Wisconsin

The Fauquier Times (May 2013 – Jun. 2013) • Warrenton, VA

Intern Staff Writer

  • Wrote an 8-page insert for advertisement
  • Actively went out to find stories
  • Worked with editing

Special Skills

Technology

  • ArcGIS
  • Word Press
  • Python programming

Leadership Positions

  • Young Women Leadership Program

Awards and Honors

University of Mary Washington • Fredericksburg, VA

  • Dean’s List
  • The Free Lance-Star Scholarship (2013)