A lifetime of skiing honored
Sierra Sun

An interview with a Truckee, Calif., skier that was inducted into the US National Ski Hall of Fame and Museum.

Turned back by Shasta
Sierra Sun

This was an outdoors feature from a trip where we didn’t leave enough time for ourselves to summit. I had to change the story a bit to accommodate that failure. To o that, I focused on information I got from the local Forest Service Ranger and the statistics of Mt. Shasta as a whole,  and I also focused on the common banter of my fellow climbers.

UNR grad glimpsed Afghanistan before the war
Reno Gazette-Journal

A fellow senior at the University of Nevada spent the summer of 2001 in Afghanistan on a humanitarian relief mission. This garnered second place for news feature writing in the Society of Professional Journalists Region IX Mark of Excellence 2001.

Girls soccer wins big in Vegas
Sierra Sun

The write up for the Truckee (Calif.) High School Girls soccer team winning the state 3A championship.

Owens River Gorge
Reno Gazette-Journal

An outdoor adventure article about Owens River Gorge along the eastern slope of the Sierra Nevada in California. It is by far one of my favorite climbing areas.

The Business career guide • Overview

This article focused on a business degree and what it may take a graduate. I relied heavily on Bureau of Labor and Statistics numbers, among others, and I had an SEO-heavy keyword set to follow, circa 2010.

A guide for your business career plans • future outlook

An article about career planning for an education website that markets toward those interested in an online education. This also had an SEO-heavy keyword set to follow, circa 2010.

Press release for Phos International
Phos International

This is a press release that I wrote for a Sparks, Nev., based non profit that focused on cell phone recycling for humanitarian work in Africa.

High interest savings accounts are best found online
Money Blue Book

An article about the security of online banking for a finance and savings website. This also had an SEO-heavy keyword set to follow, circa 2010.

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