LECIA BUSHAK

lecia.bushak@gmail.com

Education

New York University, 2012: BFA Studio Art with double major in Journalism

Honors: Dean's List, GPA 3.7, Senior Honors Studio

 

Exhibitions

Switzerland, Senior Honors Studio Group Exhibition in NYU Commons Gallery, April 2012

ADDITION/EDITION Praxis Group Exhibition at Spoonbill Books, Brooklyn, December 2011

Senior Honors Studio Group Exhibition in NYU Commons Gallery, November 2011

NYU Open Studios in Barney: Nov 2011, March 2011, March 2010, Nov 2010

 

Work Experience

MEDICAL DAILY, New York, NY

Staff Reporter, July 2013 - present

  • Write 2-3 articles daily, focusing on health, science, and international news.
  • Contribute to Newsweek and IBTimes.

REAL ESTATE ARTS, New York, NY

Project Manager, October 2012 – June 2013

Marketing and Creative Intern, May 2011 - May 2012

  • Work as liaison between clients and design team on branding/identity projects, offering memorandums, and advertising campaigns
  • Managed social media strategy and ran REA blog, which has received over 30,000 hits
  • Worked with Creative Director/design team during branding process, designed logos and E-blasts
 
 
RADIO FREE EUROPE / RADIO LIBERTY, Prague, CZ

Graphic Designer and Freelancer, Sept. 2010 – present

  • Designed Web logos, widgets, maps, page mock-ups, and banners for RFE/RL Web site

WVIZ/WCPN IDEASTREAM (Cleveland NPR and PBS stations), Cleveland, OH

Editorial Intern, May 2010 – Aug. 2010

  • Produced radio and TV stories for Emmy-award winning Health Unit on scientific and medical topics; reported, interviewed, transcribed, and edited audio; produced “The Art of Fake Teeth” for Arts & Culture team (5-7 minute TV segment)
  • Assisted NPR reporters on interviews and film shoots; worked with animator and film editor
 
 
Skills and Clips

Newsweek: http://www.newsweek.com/authors/lecia-bushak

Medical Daily: http://www.medicaldaily.com/reporters/lecia-bushak

Writing portfolio: https://leciawheatpaste.wordpress.com/

Familiar with: Final Cut Pro, InDesign, PhotoShop, Illustrator

Languages: Ukrainian and French

Please contact me for my full CV.