Work samples from journalism and communications classes at SMU 


Essay on Keynes Hayek: The Clash That Defined Modern Economics, by Nicholas Wapshott

Feature Article on the Dallas Arboretum

DART Descriptive

Blogs I co-wrote with Kurt Wilkin, CEO, while I was the Marketing and Recruiting Coordinator at HireBetter. HireBetter is a national recruiting firm based in Austin, Texas. 

i_mcgvg5Been There, Done That
November 13, 2015
Growing a business is a tricky…well, business. Hire someone who has been in your shoes before and was successful.

You Complete Me
October 21, 2015
You’re growing a business and it’s time for you to hire your number two – but who will that person be?

Rent or Own?
June 25, 2015
Sometimes temporary is the better option, even when it comes to hiring.

Build Your Bench
June 10, 2015
More bad hires are made when a company is in a rush than for any other reason. Don’t let that be you!

How to Lose a Candidate in One Interview
May 13, 2015
During an interview, your company is being interviewed as well.

Who is Making Your Hiring Decisions? 
May 6, 2015
The most important person in your company very well might be the one who’s making the hiring decisions.

Articles I wrote while a reporter at Trinitonian, the student newspaper for Trinity University in San Antonio. It has a distribution of 3,000 students,  faculty, and administrators. 

Trinity University Volunteer Action Committee wishes “beary” Christmas to kids
December 6, 2013
TUVAC’s group, Can Survive, brings holiday surprises to children battling cancer.

Keep calm and race on: Trinity gets into Thanksgiving spirit with annual Turkey Trot
November 22, 2013
Trinity community races 2.1 miles to win a frozen turkey.

First year Kylie Moden founds Women in Computing
November 22, 2013
Moden and Women in Computing club attempts to close the gender divide in Trinity’s computer science major.

Ambassadors host T.A.G. week to thank donors
November 15, 2013
In the spirit of Thanksgiving, gift Tags on campus buildings remind students to thank university donors.

S.O.S. teams with AIDS Foundation
November 15, 2013
Trinity’s S.O.S. group plants community garden for local HIV/AIDS victims.

Trinity’s Model United Nations faces budget issues
November 8, 2013
Trinity’s UN club fundraises to compete in Harvard Model United Nations.