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Jad Ghosn

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Portemilio, Kaslik Street Jounieh, Lebanon Phone: 961-03-075098 Email: Jad Richa Ghosn Experience 2010-2011 Internship at O TV : Sin el Fil, Lebanon: * underwent a complete and thorough internship where I was introduced to the television news language, regarding producing news reports, known as VT s, thus adapting to the whole technical concept of conducting an interview and transforming it into a detailed investigative report. In addition to that, I had the opportunity to grasp the knowledge of pre-live preparations, especially related to news segments, and political shows. 2009 – 2011 Sawt el Mada Radio Station: Sin el Fil, Lebanon: Editor/Reporter/Anchor • Edited news stories, and prepared news segments • Conducted and edited investigative field reports, related to political, humanitarian, and social topics. • Anchored political news 2009-2010 : Achrafieh Lebanon: Was assigned to deliver weekly political articles, written in a concrete, to the point style. 2008 – 2009 Internship at MP Ghassan Mkheiber’s Parliament Office: • Worked on legislating: how to prepare and submit law proposals, writing these proposals and learning the legal mechanism that they have to follow. Education September 2010 - American University of Beirut: Beirut, Lebanon • Master’s Program in Political Studies September 2007 -2009 September 2004 – July 2007 Notre Dame University: Zouk Mosbeh, Lebanon • Graduated in Summer 2009, with a Bachelor degree in Political Science. • Dean’s Honor List for three consecutive semesters (fall 07, spring 08, fall 08) • Worked a Semester with Uifer (University Initiative for Electoral Reform) which is linked NGOs working for electoral reform. Lebanese University: Jal el Dib, Lebanon • Enrolled as a Political Science student before getting transferred to Notre Dame University. • For the two consecutive years, passed the exam from the first session with a class rank of 4th out of 525 for the first year, and 4th out of 225 for the second. September 1990 - June 2004 Notre Dame de Louaize: Zouk Mosbeh, Lebanon • Graduated with a degree in Literature and Humanities. Personal Data • Elected as the President of the Social Club at NDU, during which the club won an award delivered by the university’s Student Affairs Office as the “most popular club for the year 2009.” • Elected as the President of the Club of International Relations at NDU • Elected as a member of the Student Union of the 2008-09 academic year for the Faculty of Political Science, Public Administration and Diplomacy (FPSPAD) at NDU • Selected as member of the FPSPAD’s Student Advisory Board by the Dean of the faculty at NDU. • Attended many conferences concerning political and environmental issues, of which the UNESCO conference about democracy and religion, and the Heinrich Boell Foundations conference titled “Green Wars” in which I got a certificate for my participation • Had an internship in the Lebanese Parliament with MP Ghassan Moukheiber, where I learned all the different steps needed to accomplish a complete legislation Skills Languages Level Arabic Native speaker English and French Fluent in Speaking and Reading Computer: Proficient in Microsoft Office applications, typing skills, as well as editing skills – Sound Forge 8.0 editing program Interests Reading , basketball, football, and watching movies References Available upon request