First name: Shivalika
University: Southampton Solent University
Course: BA Journalism
Short introduction: As a first-year BA Journalism student at Solent University and preparing myself for the second year, I am eager to launch my career in newspaper journalism.
While studying at Solent, I gained experience as a:
Student journalist, where I wrote news and feature articles of interest to Southampton-area residents. In this role, my colleagues and I produced short-form videos as well as long-form features for newscasts.
I am willing to work with a talented team of writers and gain experience.
Education, skills knowledge and experience: I completed my senior school education from Scindia Kanya Vidyalaya, with an aggregate of 89% in humanities, I have undertaken internships at Hindustan Times a National newspaper of India and ITC Mughal hotel a reputed firm in India.
These internships have allowed me to develop my knowledge of the industry and gain hands-on experience, as well as furthering my transferable skill set in this exciting sector. My career goal is to gain a role which allows me to further my knowledge and skills, as well as increased responsibility at a market-leading and innovative company.”
I am currently a student of Journalism at Solent University in the UK, In both classroom and work settings, I earned a reputation as a dedicated journalist with a passion for accurately covering important issues and events, engaging readers and helping fuel positive change. I am confident that my experience in writing and promoting content on social media and delivering on multiple platforms would benefit in many ways.