Jehn M. Kubiak

jenna.m.kubiak@biola.edu
760-315-0530

EDUCATION

Biola University, La Mirada, CA
December 2017
Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and Integrated Media
Minor in Biblical Studies

Talbot School of Theology, La Mirada, CA
Expected Graduation: December 2019
Master of Arts in Christian Ministry and Leadership
Pastoral Care and Counseling Emphasis

EXPERIENCE

The Mighty

Contributor March 2018– Present
Wrote articles for The Mighty mental health website about Panic Disorder, depression, anxiety, and ADHD.

Ruby Magazine

Freelance Writer Jan. 2018– Present
Wrote one article per month for Ruby's Christian women's magazine. Article topics include family activities, devotionals, and Christian living. 

Marked Ministry Magazine

Contributing writer and editor May 2017 – Present
Wrote one article a month for the online magazine and edited several writers' submissions.

New York Minute Magazine

Writing intern Oct. 2017– April 2018
Wrote three articles per week about various topics, communicated with editors in New York, and pitched article ideas. 

Imago Dei Church

Graphic design and social media intern Feb. 2017 – May 2017
Designed graphics, informational cards, booklets, social media images, and other products for Imago Dei Church.  Managed the Imago Dei Church social media pages and shot photos for posts. 

Odyssey

Editor-in-chief Aug. 2016 – Present
Wrote one or two articles per week for the Biola section of Odyssey and managed the Biola Odyssey team. • Held bi- monthly staff meetings and regularly conversed with the Odyssey managing editor.
Staff writer Jan. 2016 – Aug. 2016
Wrote one article per week for the Biola section of Odyssey and developed techniques in opinion-editorial, arts and entertainment, and magazine style writing.

The Point Magazine Sept. 2016 – Dec. 2016

Copy editor and fact checker
Fact checked and edited articles for AP style for Biola University’s student magazine, The Point.

Sonoma Christian Home Magazine Jan. 2016 – May 2016

Entertainment Editorial Intern 
Edited entertainment articles for the Sonoma Christian Home Magazine • Gained experience in online journalism and social media by writing posts for Twitter and Facebook and using the Wordpress content management system to publish articles on the magazine website.

Biola University Chimes Sept. 2015 – Dec. 2015

Features Staff Writer
Wrote features stories each week, acquired expertise in features style newspaper writing, and developed interviewing techniques.

Features Editorial Apprentice Jan. 2015 – May 2015
Shadowed the features editor during bi-weekly production nights to learn the responsibilities of the features editor. Wrote a minimum of one features story per week, and developed capacities in newspaper feature writing.

Freelance Writer Sept. 2014 – Dec. 2014
Wrote weekly stories about campus news and sports events • Gained experience in general newspaper reporting by arranging interviews with sources to obtain information for each story • Researched supplemental information, and attending weekly meetings.

AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS –

  • Magna Cum Laude graduate
  • Epsilon Kappa Epsilon Baccalaureate Honor Society- Fall 2017
  • Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges - Fall 2016
  • Dean's list – fall 2014, spring 2015, fall 2015, spring 2016, fall 2016.

ADDITIONAL SKILLS  –

• Adobe Creative Suite • Google Docs • Wordpress • Microsoft Office • Search Engine Optimization • Graphic • Design • Social Media (Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest) • Hootsuite • Basic Videography and Editing • Broadcast News Writing • Fact Checking • Photography • Google AdWords • Google Analytics • Meltwater •