Dylan S.


Dylan S.

Tutor

Norwalk, CT 06850

Will travel 10 miles

$60 per hour.

4.9 40 ratings

Wordsmith & Essay Guru

I am a recent Honors graduate from Alfred University, a small liberal arts school in upstate New York. I studied English (Creative Writing focus) with a minor in Political Science. In college, I was the Editor-In-Chief of the school newspaper and a Writing Center tutor. At Alfred, I won a number of writing and public speaking awards that represent my dedication to the craft. In the summer of 2013, I interned at The Stamford Times in Connecticut and I was a part-time copy editor for a video ga... [more]


Grammar

I was an English Major in college and a Writing Center tutor for three years. I have also interned as a copy-editor at a magazine and as a part-time journalist at a local newspaper.


Microsoft Word

I am currently an employee at Crius Energy, LCC (Stamford, CT) in the compliance department, and much of the job involves using Microsoft Word to write responses, documents, and draw up presentations. I use the program every day extensively.


Microsoft PowerPoint

I have designed and presented a large number of presentations using PowerPoint. Through my employer, I have received online training in Microsoft Office and PowerPoint.


Reading

I graduated from Alfred University with Honors in English this past May. I was employed as a Writing Center tutor at Alfred University, and I have interned at various magazines and newspapers as an editor and writer. I also interned at a middle school in a 7th-grade English class, so I have experience teaching writing and reading to younger students.


Writing

I studied English with a focus in Creative Writing at Alfred University, so I have a strong grasp on both creative and analytic writing. I was a part-time journalist for the Stamford Times and Editor-In-Chief of Alfred University's school newspaper, and both positions require strong writing skills. I have won a number of writing awards and distinctions. I was also a Writing Center tutor, and I have experience teaching various aspects of the craft, from grammar/punctuation to style and clarity.


English

I graduated from Alfred University with Honors in English this past May. I was employed as a Writing Center tutor at Alfred University, and I have interned at various magazines and newspapers as an editor and writer. I also interned at a middle school in a 7th-grade English class, so I have experience teaching writing and English to younger students.


Literature

I graduated with Honors in English from Alfred University, and I am a member of Sigma Tau Delta, the International Honors English Society. I have studied American Literature, British Literature, Modernism, Classic Greek and Roman Literature, and Shakespeare.


Proofreading

I was the Editor-In-Chief of the school newspaper at Alfred University, where I had to personally line edit each article in every issue for grammar, style, clarity, and punctuation. I also interned as a copy editor for a video game magazine during the summer of 2013.


Political Science

I have a minor in Political Science from Alfred University, and I am a member of Pi Sigma Alpha, the National Political Science Honor Society, which only accepts students who have completed at least ten semester-credits of work in Political Science, including at least one upper-division course, with an average grade of B or higher in those courses. I have taken a wide range of courses on national and international politics, and I plan to pursue a graduate degree in Political Science.