Intership Timeline Overview

  • March 2, 2022 – The Power of Word: Biola’s Lenten Journey through the Psalms

    As a copywriter intern, my roles often switched from journalistic tasks to tasks that involved public relations skills. For this project, I was required to create a press release about the Lenten journey Biola University was providing for the community. It was critical to use past devotionals to get an accurate portrayal of the importance of Lent.

  • March 15, 2022 – New Discovery by Biola Researchers Shows Ability of Nanomolecules to Kill Viruses (Article and Press Release)

    For this project, I had the opportunity to learn more about research done at Biola University’s School of Science, Health and Technology. A cutting-edge discovery was made and my goal was to connect researchers with the audience. It was a long project but resulted in a great outcome.

  • March 25, 2022 – New Program Offers Underserved High School Students Collegiate Experience

    This project was done as a promotion article. Torrey Honors College at Biola University started a new high school program which was being announced in a larger way through this article.

  • March 28, 2022 – Biola University Opens Stage for Students to Feature Works in Theater and Music

    With Biola University celebrating arts this year, the communications team wanted to highlight the opportunities offered. In this press release, the dates and shows were announced, aiming to draw in an audience. A handful of research went into this seeing that dates, times, and locations needed to be accurate.

  • April 1, 2022 – Biola Health Center Director Honored as Women of Achievement by Senate District 32

    As part of Women’s History Month, the communications team aimed to cultivate news about women’s success stories. This news story covered faculty at Biola University and was made using a press release from the Senate District 32.

  • April 7, 2022 – “Power Women” Book Announced as an InterVarsity Press Winner of 2021 Readers’ Choice Awards

    This news clip was made using a press kit offered by InterVasity Press. It was an experience where I was able to take information and find ways to expand the story. Nancy Yuen was a winner for readers’ choice, which was highlighted multiple times at Biola University.

  • April 12, 2022 – Biola University Awards First-Ever Full Tuition Scholarship

    This was one of the most confidential press releases I had to work on. It was a large way to draw potential students in by showing that Biola University has been moving towards more affordable attendance.