Professional CV

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-B. A. in Journalism with emphasis in Mass Media. Federal University of Costa Rica. 2000-2004.

-B. A. in Spanish Philology. University of Costa Rica. 1999-2003. (105 credits approved).

Experience in Literature

-Novel: Sobre el caballito de madera. Onada Edicions. Benicassim, Comunidad Valenciana, Spain, 2013.

-International Travel Literature Award Ciudad de Benicassim, 2012. Novel. Spain.

-Blog: Sobre el caballito/On the rocking horse.

-First place. Short stories book. Concurso Letra Nova, 2005. Costa Rica.

-Scholarship Dante Alighieri Cultural Association, 2004. Italy.

-First place. Essay. Concurso Letra Joven, 1999. Costa Rica.

-Scholarship Ruta Quetzal Argentaria, Universidad Complutense of Madrid, 1998. Spain.

-Second place. Short story. Concurso Letra Joven, 1997. Costa Rica.

-First place. Essay. Concurso Letra Joven, 1995. Costa Rica.

Experience in Journalism

-Marketing con impacto. Online marketing company. Editorial assistant. February 2014-present. Chile.

-Por qué doctor Magazine. Freelance journalist. 2013. Spain.

-Blog La mente es maravillosa. Freelance journalist. 2013. Spain.

-EARTH University. Journalist, proofreader, translator. September 2012-March 2013. Costa Rica.

-Fem Magazine Central America and Caribbean. Journalist, proofreader. February 2007-October 2008. Costa Rica.

Estrategia y Negocios Magazine. Proofreader and translator. February 2007-October 2008. Costa Rica.

-Puente Magazine. Editor in Chief. October 2005- October 2006. Costa Rica.

-Aura Interactiva, e-learning agency. Journalist. May 2005- September 2005. Costa Rica.

-National Congress of Costa Rica. Communication and image supervisor for the Bloque Patriótico Parlamentario Party. August 2003- March 2004. Costa Rica.

Cyberprensa Magazine. Journalist in Politics and Editorial Assistant. June 2002- February 2003. Costa Rica.

Languages

-Spanish: Native.

-English: Calasanz High School. Expert. San José, Costa Rica.

-Portuguese: Institute for International Cooperation and Development. Expert. Michigan, United States.

-Italian: Dante Alighieri Institute. Expert. Rome, Italy.

-French: University of Costa Rica. Basic.

-German: Goethe Institut. Basic.