Experience

Communications Intern

University of Miami Media Relations, Aug. 2014 - Present

  • Manage and brainstorm ideas for UM social media.
  • Create and publish press releases that are distributed to the different schools on campus and the community.

Commuter Assistant, Great Start Program Coordinator

Department of Orientation and Commuter Student Involvement, Aug. 2014 - Present

  • Put on events and help freshmen transition into college with guidance on academics, social and personal issues.
  • Coordinate Great Start, a pre-orientation program for incoming commuter freshmen and oversee six committees.

Marketing Chair

Category 5, Spirit Programming Board, Aug. 2015 - Present

  • Create marketing plans for pep rallies, fan zones and giveaways for the different sports at the University of Miami.
  • Coordinate with a graphic design team and manage social media.

Culture Editor

Distraction Magazine, Jan. 2016 - Present

  • Pitch ideas, report, interview and write stories for the 'Culture' section of the online magazine.
  • Coordinate a staff, delegate stories and create deadlines.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Major in journalism and psychology

University of Miami, 2013-2017

Carrollton School of the Sacred Heart, 2009-2013

Skills

Contact

305-509-0800

a.zerpa1@umiami.edu