Megan Trainor

Rockhurst University, Kansas City, MO
Bachelor of the Arts – May 2017
Major: English, Minor: Journalism, GPA 3.10/4.00

LAKAS Writing Scholarship
Rockhurst Academic Scholarships
Dean’s List- Spring 2015

Work Experience
Studios Inc
Editing and Content Intern                       January 2017- Present
Studios Inc is a non-profit art gallery that works with mid career artists by using a residency program. The content from the gallery focused on the six programs that are run from Studios Inc.

Odyssey Online
Writer                                                               March 2016 – Present
Odyssey Online is an online forum that hopes to capture the Millennial view of all sorts of topics. Topics of the articles can include anything from lifestyle, sports, to thought pieces.
Journalism Intern                                       February 2016 – May 2016
Promolta aims to help up and coming artists promote their craft on Facebook, YouTube and other social media outlets. Interns were required to write four articles a week. Articles focused on branding and marketing of ones’ self through various social media platforms.

Pier 290
Food Prepper                                                    July 2016-August 2016
My job was to help prepare food in the kitchen. This ranged from cleaning lobsters, making potato salad and vacuum sealing food.

Pier 290
Barback                                                                        May 2012 – August 2016
Responsibilities included restocking the bar with alcohol and ice; restocking the back with wine and liquor; and assisting the bartender in all reasonable capacities.

Gage Marine
Pier Attendant                                                    June 2010 – August 2011
As a pier attendant I was responsible for gassing, cleaning and stocking boats with the proper equipment. I also helped with tasks set out by my managers or customers.

Volunteer Experience
Holy Family Catholic Worker  House
Ronald McDonald House Charities – KC
Amethyst Place – A shelter for women recovering from drug and alcohol abuse
ASPCA Shelter – Assisted in helping people choose a kitten to take home
Finucane Service Event
Asst. Teacher at STEAM Studio – Assisted the teacher in after school activities centered on STEAM
Safe Trick or Treat – Rockhurst University event to keep kids from the area safe during Halloween
West Virginia – Rockhurst University coordinated a service trip to learn about the coal mining industry
Theta Phi Alpha
Christian Life Community
Sigma Tau Delta-English Honor Society
English Club
-Infectus-Editor/ Writer
-Rockhurst Review-Editor
-Rockhurst Sentinel- Staff Writer