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This is Wade McMillin’s personal digital resume/porfolio. I graduated with a bachelor’s degree in journalism during the Spring of 2010. Originally from Wyoming, I have studied journalism since 2003. Here is a list of some of my previous work/accomplishments …

EDUCATION:

9/08 –5/10: Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, Arizona / Graduated May 2010

Bachelor of Science: Journalism

Electronic Media and Film Minor

8/6 – 5/08: Northwest College, Powell, Wyoming / Graduated May 2008

Associates Degree: Journalism

8/05 – 5/06: Black Hills State University, Spearfish, South Dakota

Emphasis: Journalism

8/01 – 5/05: Cody High School, Cody, Wyoming / Graduated: May 2005

Chuck Constantino (left) and Wade McMillin star in an episode of Jacked Up.

JOURNALISM EXPERIENCE:

* Editor-In-Chief for the Lumberjack, Northern Arizona University

*Managing Editor for The Lumberjack, Northern Arizona University

*Writer/Producer/Director for “Jacked Up”, Northern Arizona University

*Sports Editor for The Lumberjack, Northern Arizona University

*Intern for Powell Tribune, city newspaper, Powell, Wyoming

*Co-Editor for Northwest Trail, Student Newspaper, Northwest College

*Sports Editor for Northwest Trail

*Wrote/directed/broadcasted for local TV Channel affiliated with Northwest College

*Commentated and anchored the Northwest College Webcast for live games

*Created a live podcast, “Juco Jive” for Northwest Trail newspaper

*Color commentary for basketball, volleyball and wrestling

*Weatherman for Northwest College television station

*Manager for advertising campaign for Northwest College Literary Arts Magazine

*Wrote, directed, acted and ran equipment for Northwest student movies

*Attended National Collegiate Press Conference in St. Louis, Missouri and Washington, D.C.

*Sports Editor – BHSU Today, The Bee, Black Hills State University

*Intern for Cody Enterprise, city newspaper, Cody, Wyoming

*Editor – EQUUS, Cody High School student newspaper

*Sports Editor for EQUUS, Cody High School newspaper

*Editor/Creator of “Ring Em Up” – EQUUS, Cody High School newspaper

*Attended National High School Journalism Convention in San Diego, California

*Attended Wyoming National High School Journalism Convention in Casper, Wyoming for 3 years

JOURNALISM RELATED PROFICIENCIES:

*Manage, lead and direct a newspaper staff

*Reporting and in-depth reporting in all areas

*Set up and conduct interviews on and off campus

*Design newspaper layouts

*Sell newspaper subscriptions and ads

*Create ads for local businesses

*Edit print – copy editing

*Set up and run cameras

*Edit video

*Direct actors

*Voiceovers

TECHNOLOGY-RELATED PROFICIENCIES:

*Adobe In Design CS4

*Adobe Photoshop CS4

*Adobe Page Maker

* Flash

Lumberjack weatherman Nate Alcorn reads the weather as part of my self produced Weekly Weather Forecast found on jackcentral.com.

*Quark Express

*Final Cut Studio Pro

*Sony HD Camera

*Cannon GL-1 Video Camera

*Sound Equipment, Microphones, Lighting

*Microsoft Office

AWARDS:

*Recipient of Robert B. Larson Scholarship

*Recipient of Scripps Recruitment Scholarship

*Presidential Honor Roll, Northern Arizona University

*Presidential Honor Roll, Northwest College, Powell, Wyoming

*Selected Outstanding Journalism Student for 2008, Northwest College

*Selected as one of Outstanding Academic Students for 2008, Northwest College, Powell, Wyoming

*Recipient of $1,200 Journalism Scholarship from Northwest College

*Vice-Presidents Honor Roll, Northwest College

* Recipient of WUE Scholarship to Black Hills State University

* Recipient of $500 Journalism Scholarship from Cody High School

*2007 Cody City Championship Winners, Head Coach for Babe Ruth Baseball League (14-15 year olds)

*First place in Wyoming High School Student Press Association – Sports (2004)

*Third place by the WHSSPA for best sports story (2004 & 05)

*Third place by the WHSSPA for best advertisement design (2004 & 05)

*Second place by the WHSSPA for best column (2005)

*Second place by the WHSSPA for best layout design (2005)

*Third place by the WHSSPA for best layout design (2005)

*Honorable Mention by the WHSSPA for best advertisement (2005)

*Honorable Mention by the WHSSPA for best sports story (2005)

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