Office of Career Services

Careers in Writing: Copy Editing/Grant Writing

6:30pm - 7:30pm CDT October 2, 2013

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The Careers in Writing series features alumni and other professionals with experience in a wide variety of roles featuring writing, including: creative writing, grant writing, technical writing, corporate communications, public affairs, legal writing, publishing and more. This session features alumna Rebecca Baumgartner ‘06.

Rebecca Baumgartner ‘06 earned her BA in English from Southwestern in 2006 and then earned an MA in linguistics from the University of Texas at Austin. A Phi Beta Kappa graduate, Rebecca worked at the Writing Center, Lit Mag and Megaphone and interned at the library while at SU. At UT she also worked at the Writing Center. After grad school, she worked as a grant writer for Lone Star Circle of Care in Georgetown. Currently she works as a copy editor in the assessment and instruction area at Pearson in Austin.