Unread, Vol. I: The Curiosity Issue
Blog

Unread is One Design’s biannual publication that lets the studio push a part of their process into the spotlight and express their perspective, celebrating the details that tend to get lost in the rush of it all. Myself, along with Design & Strategy Director David Sieren, Senior Copywriter Nora Dyer, Senior Designer Kyle Meyer and Designer…

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Saint Kate, the Arts Hotel
Projects

The One Design team laid the groundwork for Saint Kate, a brand new boutique property in Milwaukee that is redefining how people experience hotels; as well as how visitors from near and far approach, celebrate, and support the arts and the spirit of the creative process. The weeks we spent in the field gave us…

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Echo Magazine
Projects

As the Managing Editor of Echo’s third themed issue—the Flux issue—I worked with a team of writers, graphic designers and photo-journalists to plan and successfully execute the completion of this nationally award-winning print publication that is distributed at over 250 locations throughout the city of Chicago. I led editorial meetings, edited all drafts of articles, and…

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Fashion Frank Magazine
Projects

I co-managed senior staff, photographers and stylists over the course of 15 weeks to create Fashion Frank—a digital publication available in the App Store for the iPad, sponsored by Columbia College Chicago’s Photography department. While co-writing two of the written editorials and taking on a profile piece alone, I spearheaded all front-facing social content to…

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En Route to Iowa: “Jaycee Bryant is Jaycee Park”
Projects

After two days interviewing Jaycee Bryant—a charismatic Chicago doorman and devoted father—two drafts and careful group edits, a personality profile with a distinct voice and story arc emerged for my Magazine Profile Writing course. This piece was robust enough to be used as a creative writing example in a Dallas jr. high classroom, serving as…

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CS Interiors
Projects

During the winter of my freshman year at Columbia College Chicago, I became an editorial assistant at Modern Luxury Interiors Chicago. Although my positon was heavily centered around research, fact-checking and transcribing, I finished my year-stint with over 15 bylined pieces spread across three books. After my internship concluded, I remained in touch with my…

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