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Daniel Jansouzian

News Editor

Murfreesboro, TN

Daniel Jansouzian

I am a news editor and writer, but I also have experience with feature writing and reviews.

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English department takes the hit in recent faculty cuts

The university’s English department has been hardest hit by recent budget cuts, losing four positions as a result of declining university enrollment and less state funding. Enrollment figures have consistently diminished through the last two years, putting pressure on the university to make cuts somewhere, according to Mark Byrnes, dean of the College of Liberal Arts.
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Muslim journalism student visits Murfreesboro, met with hostility

These are the words Noor Tagouri, a journalism student from The University of Maryland, heard from her hecklers at the Rutherford County Judicial Building on March 24. Litigation addressing whether a cemetery should be allowed on the property of the Islamic Center of Murfreesboro was scheduled that day in the courtroom of Chancellor Robert Corlew III.
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Graduate gives bright eyes to Syrian children

Most people watch the news and feel sympathy for those impacted by war, famine and genocide, but rarely volunteer to change the situation. But when one MTSU student returned home from his study abroad trip in Toronto and saw on the news hundreds of children affected by chemical warfare in Syria on Aug. 29, he couldn’t sit back and do nothing.
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Alleged Aspen Heights violations brought to court

Recent uproar over substandard living conditions at Aspen Heights, the student housing complex that advertises itself as “affordable luxury living,” has led to a lawsuit in Rutherford County Circuit Court. Forty-nine residents filed suit March 5 against the Breckenridge Group, the developer of the Aspen Heights neighborhood, for breach of contract, violation of the Landlord and Tenant Act and violation of the Consumer Protection Act.
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About

Daniel Jansouzian

I am currently a Junior at Middle Tennessee State University and serve as assistant news editor for the staff of MTSU Sidelines. I was previously a staff writer and covered student government for which I received SPJ's Green Eyeshade Award for best SGA reporter in the southeast.

I have extensive experience with working on deadline, and am looking to land a position in news or feature writing for a newspaper or magazine before/when I graduate in August 2015.

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Skills

  • News writing
  • Multimedia
  • Editing
  • Social Media
  • Feature Writing
  • Arts &Entertainment Writing