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Reflections on NYU's SPI & Publishing

New York University is one of a few colleges that offer intensive publishing courses. Their Summer Publishing Institute (which has now finished its 38th year) is a six-week long course that covers magazine and book publishing essentials.  1,599 more words


Our imprint won the “Best Website” award! This is especially rewarding because I made the website! I haven’t had much experience with wix.com before, but I got the hang of it eventually. 486 more words

Womp womp

Stress and anxiety levels are a little high.

I found a typo at the top of my resume today. The same resume I’ve been using to apply to jobs for the past couple weeks. 143 more words

The Last Week and a Quick Trip Back

The second week of the book session was fabulous. It was full of really passionate speakers, book industry visits (There was a Barnes & Noble breakfast/talk, a visit to Macmillan where we had a few Children’s Publishing Group employees chat with us, and a trip to Three Lives & Co., a teeny tiny independent book store in West Village). 298 more words

Sorry, I've been quiet...

It’s been a little hectic. Basically, I’ve decided I’m going to give New York a real shot and move here. Doing so on a limited budget, no actual job lined up (yet), and no housing lined up (yet) is terrifying. 270 more words

Adulting is hard

Remember that stuff I wasn’t supposed to think about…? Well, I’m thinking about it.

A couple weeks ago, early in the program, I made a post about all the… 788 more words

Bye Bye Magazines!

I am so happy to be done with the first section of this program. The magazine session was infinitely informative, and it was absolutely incredible to have the opportunities we did with the industry leaders we met and networked with. 824 more words