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Inside the classroom: Anthony Bayro
(Nov. 28, 2012)
A profile piece on San Diego County Teacher of the Year Anthony Bayro. I observed and interviewed third-grade students before sitting down with Bayro. I used the Patch content management system to publish the story, complete with tags and a headline. After I shared the piece via Twitter, Bayro retweeted the story.
Poway High senior’s script comes to life
(Oct. 23, 2012)
I met with Poway High School senior Elizabeth Johnson to talk about a play she wrote. Johnson later invited me to a dress rehearsal. While there, I met and interviewed several cast members in between scenes. The published story contains no changes from my editor.
Air Force Concert Band and Singing Sergeants pack PCPA
(Oct. 20, 2012)
While attending an event at the Poway Center for the Performing Arts, I pitched a deadline review for the event to my editor. Following the three-hour concert, I interviewed two sources. When I returned home, I wrote and published my article. The story drew the most traffic on Poway Patch that weekend.
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