Ariana Portalatin

Ariana Portalatin

Chicago, IL @arianaportalatin
Ariana Portalatin

Ariana Portalatin

Chicago, IL @arianaportalatin


Columbia College Chicago alumna proudly showcasing my work and projects

Skills

Writing 117 Editing 103 news judgment 90 Journalism 86 AP style 80 Microsoft Word 73 Interview 71 Adobe InDesign 70 Copy Editing 67 Interviewing 66 Adobe Indesign CC 65 Interviewing Skills 62 Research 58 Communication skills 56 Communication 54 Time Management 53 copy 51 Written Communication 51 Copyediting 48 Copy Writing 48 Writing and Editing 44 AP Style Writing 38 Editing Skills 36 writing and communication skills 36 AP 32 AP Writing 32 Adobe 31 Writing articles 30 Copywriting 28 Writing and Communication 27 Writing Concisely 24 Opinion Writing 17 Copy editor 16 Reporting Skills 16 Reporting 14 Critical Thinking 13 news judgement 13 Interview Skills 12 Newspaper 12 Editing documents/ proof reading 11 News Production 11 event coverage 10 research and reporting 9 News Writing 9 Research & Sourcing 9 Research And analysis 6 News 6 InDesign 5 Fact-checking 5 Multimedia Journalism 5 Photography 5 InDesign CC 5 journalist 5 Adobe : 4 event 4 Editing Documents 4 Fact Checking 4 Audio Editing 4 News reporting 4 Opinion 4 column 4 Audacity 4 Photo Editing 4 Audio Engineering 4 Audio Equipment 4 Multimedia 4 Breaking News 3 Interpreting Data 3 Social Media 3 Press Release 3 Smartphone 3 Reporting and Analysis 3 Smartphones 3 Reporting & Analysis 3 Sound editing 3 Production & Post Production 3 Sound Equipment 3 Video Editing 3 Photography & Videography 3 Video Camera 3 Video Compilation and Editing 3 Analysis 3 Video - Adobe Premiere Pro / Final Cut Pro 3 Photoshop 2 Adobe Premiere 2 Photo Editor 2 Photo and Video editing 2 Producing 2 Producer 2 Video Cameras 2 Writing : 2 Interview Students 2 Sound engineering 2 interview techniques 2 Politics 2 Video 2 Data Analysis 2 Political Events 2 Teamwork 2 Web 2 Web And tech savvy 2 Interview Preparation 2 News Releases 2 Online Content 2 Proofreading 2 Document Analysis 2 Research & Analysis 2 Sno 2 tax forms 2 retouching 2 phototjournalism 2 Collaboration 2 Final Cut Pro 1 Feature Articles 1 Political Campaigns 1 Documents 1 appropriate use of technology 1 blox 1 design & layout 1 Adobe Photoshop 1 DSLR 1 Feature Writing 1 Photoshop CC 1 Fiscal 1 video creation 1 Source 1 DSLR Photography 1 Video Editing - After Effects & Premiere Pro 1 Analysis and Writing 1 Analysis Tools 1 DSLR cameras 1 Tax Law 1 Assessment Tools 1 Social Networking 1 Assessment Skills 1 comunication 1 Online 1 Awards 1 social media analytics 1 Social Media Campaigns 1 Social Media Development 1 Marketing & Promotions 1 Marketing And PR 1 Marketing 1 Digital Analytics 1 Digital Campaign 1 WordPress 1 Community Awareness 1 Award Ceremonies 1 Award Submissions 1 magazine 1 Publishing 1 Post-Production 1 Audio - editing 1 podcast 1 Podcasting 1 Zoom 1 Audio 1 Meeting Deadlines 1 Recording Techniques 1 Production 1 Communications 1 Factchecking 1 Communication (verbal or written) 1 Social Media Analysis 1 Wordpress CMS 1 Canon 1 Communication : 1 History 1 Data Analysis & Organization 1 Data Analysis; 1 interviewin 1 Budget Analysis 1 Entertainment 1 Canon Cameras 1 Canon DSLR 1 Photo and Video 1 photo 1 Data 1 reporting in diverse communities 1 announcement 1 Editing Software 1 friendly 0 Independent 0 nonfiction 0 Microsoft Office 0 Google Suite 0 Attention to Detail 0 audio production 0 Website content 0 iMovie 0 Investigative 0 Facilitate 0 Adobe Photoshop 0 rebranding 0 Work Ethic 0 Editorial 0 ASSIST 0 Google 0 Print 0 publishers 0 Focused 0 HTTPS 0 collaborative work 0 Story Pitches 0 Premiere 0 Public Relations 0 Leadership 0 Prostate Cancer 0 Verbal Communication 0 . Interviewing 0 Final Cut Pro. 0 Current Affairs 0 Public Education 0 Management 0 Design 0 Storytelling 0 Work ethically in pursuit of truth 0 Determination 0 Professionalism 0 Motivated 0 RSS 0 Leadership & management 0
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Education

Columbia College Chicago
Bachelors Multimedia Journalism (2019)

Experiences

The Columbia Chronicle
Editor-in-Chief
Chicago Magazine
Research Assistant
The Elements of Being Podcast
Producer
Elements of Being Podcast
Producer
Echo Magazine
Web Editor
PublicAffairs/Hachette
Author Assistant
Echo Magazine
Web Editor, Staff Writer
Echo Magazine
Web Editor/Staff Writer
The Chronicle
Managing Editor
Chicago Sun-Times
Contributing Writer
The Columbia Chronicle
Managing Editor
The Columbia Chronicle
Campus Editor
The Columbia Chronicle
Campus Reporter
Medical Instructional Media
Writing Intern

Member Since February 21, 2018

50 years later: Columbia in 1968

Feature article written Sept. 4, 2018, for The Columbia Chronicle.

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FAFSA updates to ease verification process

Article written Feb. 15, 2019, for The Columbia Chronicle.

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Activist, journalist honored with new street sign

Article written Feb. 15, 2019, for The Columbia Chronicle.

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Chicago Sun-Times Election Night Coverage

Freelance coverage assisting Chicago Sun-Times Reporter Mitch Dudek with mayoral election night coverage...

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Staff Pick

Suzanne Blum Malley to step in as interim provost

"Suzanne Blum Malley to step in as interim provost": Article written Oct. 15, 2018, for The Columbia...

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Tuition, housing costs increased for 2019-2020

"Tuition, housing costs increased for 2019-2020": Story written Nov. 27, 2018, for The Columbia Chronicle...

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Coverage of Columbia College 2016 990 Tax Forms

"Tax forms: Salaries and revenue increase, contributions decrease": Story written Dec. 10, 2018, in...

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Onye Ozuzu to step down as school dean

"Onye Ozuzu to step down as school dean" Article published May 30, 2018, for The Columbia Chronicle.

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College plans next steps after dean departures

"College plans next steps after dean departures" Article published June 19, 2018, for The Columbia Chronicle.

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"Reflections & Replacements" Article

"Reflections & Replacements: College talks provost departure" Article written April 16, 2018, for The...

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Former President Warrick Carter dies at 75

Former President Warrick Carter dies at 75: Obituary article written July 17, 2017, for The Columbia...

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Trump’s ban causes city ‘fear and chaos’

Columbia responds to Trump travel ban, supports international students: Article written Feb. 6, 2017...

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