Resume

JOURNALISTIC EXPERIENCE

News Intern for Bloomberg News (June – August 2011)
I assisted the Emerging Market Stocks team in Singapore to write global market wraps and other market stories while writing enterprise stories on the economy, companies and property of Singapore and Indonesia.

Staff Writer for DestinAsian Media Group (Mar – June 2010)
I pitched, researched and wrote features and profiles for monthly fashion and lifestyle magazines PRESTIGE Indonesia and DA MAN. I also represented the media group in meetings and social events.

Freelance Writer for Aquila Media (Aug 2009 – 2010)
I pitched, researched and wrote features for the world’s first fashion and lifestyle magazine for modern Muslim women in Asia, Aquila Asia.

Editorial Intern for PT MNI Entertainment (Jan – Feb 2009)
I wrote features for lifestyle magazines HighEnd and HighEnd Teen and assisted staff writers with finding sources and images.

I have also contributed to Jakarta Globe, The Riverdale Press and New York City News Service.

EDUCATION

CUNY Graduate School of Journalism
M.A. in Journalism with a concentration in Business and Economics Reporting, anticipated in December 2011.
I was awarded the Chancellor’s Scholarship, which would cover my full tuition if I were a state resident.

University of Melbourne
B.A. in English Literature and Psychology, 2006 – 2009.

Sekolah Pelita Harapan
International Baccalaureate Diploma, 2004 – 2006.

SKILLS

• Advanced Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Dreamweaver, HTML and CSS
• Basic Final Cut Pro, Soundslides, Adobe Flash and Pro Tools
• Proficiency in English and Bahasa Indonesia

OTHER WORK EXPERIENCE

• Worked as a childcare coordinator for SHAC Planetshakers in Melbourne, Australia.
• Managed the library, bimonthly bulletin and bookstore of Reformed Evangelical Church of Indonesia (RECI) in Melbourne, Australia.
• Sang, with RECI choir, selections from Handel’s Messiah, Faure’s Requiem, Tomkins’ sacred anthems and Bach’s St Matthew Passion, St John Passion and cantatas.

Contact details:
yudith.ho@gmail.com
yudith.ho@journalism.cuny.edu
(646) 267-5945
New York, NY

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