Personal resume

Austin Anderson

200 Stanton Ave, Ames, Iowa, 50014



Iowa State University- Ames, Iowa

8/23/15- present

Cedar Falls High School- Cedar Falls, Iowa


Media Experience

International Intern- Metro Eireann, Dublin, Ireland.
I moved to Dublin, Ireland for an internship with Ireland’s leading multicultural newspaper. I wrote stories, generated story ideas, and did copy editing, on top of adapting to moving to a new country by myself for a summer.

Summer 2017

Sports Reporter – Iowa State Daily- Covered Iowa State basketball, football, gymnastics and hockey. I wrote an average of five stories a week after attending games, interviews and practices.

August 2015- May 2018

Study Abroad Center Peer Adviser- Social media manager and lead videographer
Managed the social media for the study abroad center, (Instagram, Snapchat, Facebook, Twitter), created videos for social media and specific programs, met with students to discuss study abroad options and share my experiences.

August 2017- Present

Assistant Sports Editor -Iowa State Daily- Oversaw eight reporters. Met with each individually to discuss ways for improvement and potential story ideas. Edited all of their stories and helped lead weekly staff meetings.

January 2016- May 2016

Host of The Daily Lounge -Iowa State Daily- Hosted a weekly Facebook Live show for the Iowa State Daily where well known members of the Iowa State community came on for a live interview.

January 2017- May 2018

Diversity Editor- Iowa State Daily- Oversaw a team of 6-8 journalists with the goal to create dialogue on diversity related issues.

August 2016-January 2017 


Hearst Award sixth place winner- personality profile

Columbia Scholastic Press Association second place winner- personality profile

Assistant sports editor of the Iowa State Daily, 2016 collegiate newspaper of the year

2015 Iowa High School Press Association Writer of the Year

14 time IHSPA award winner

Hixson Scholar (largest scholarship ISU gives out) at Iowa State University

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