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Sunday, February 26 • 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Putting Fandom On Your Resume

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You’ve written 100,000 words worth of fanfiction, you moderate a message board, you volunteer at your favorite convention, you’ve won NaNoWriMo twice. But how does this translate into “real world” skills? How can you turn your passion into professional experience? Involvement in a fandom CAN show leadership, commitment, and dedication. During this hour, we’ll help you incorporate your fandom experience into a super professional resume.

Speakers
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Jackson Bird

Director of Wizard-Muggle Relations, Harry Potter Alliance
Jackson Bird is a video creator, professional waffler, and the Director of Wizard-Muggle Relations at the Harry Potter Alliance. Among his proudest achievements are co-founding the Bolshevik Club in high school, taking a twelve-person selfie using only his feet, and successfully making a waffle on an iron he left buried in a Florida parking lot for an entire year. Jackson is also the Digital Marketing Consultant for Mischief Management, a Geeks... Read More →
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Olivia Dolphin

Editor, Wizards in Space
Olivia Dolphin is a dolphin*, writer and publisher, oversharer, and ships herself with Oliver Wood (still). Her favorite thing to talk about is the Sorting Hat, and she plays for the Hogwarts Tonsil Hockey Team. She’s the Senior Volunteer Coordinator for the Mischief Management events GeekyCon and LeakyCon. She is the founder and Editor in Chief of Wizards in Space Literary Magazine, a space for wizard writers—aimed at providing a place for... Read More →


Sunday February 26, 2017 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Room 201

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