03/24 Resumes and Cover Letters with Mona de Vestel
Learn important business writing skills with new instructor!
This course will focus on applied business writing genres: cover letters and memorandum, resumes, proposals, and other essential forms of professional communication. In this course, you will:
• Improve your professional writing skills
• Learn how to craft an effective cover letter and resume
• Learn various written and oral communication styles
Methods of Teaching: Workshop, discussion, individual writing, group writing, and reading.
Mona de Vestel is a writer, performer and professor. She has a BS in languages & linguistics from Georgetown University, a MPS in New Media (ITP) from NYU and a MFA in Creative Writing from Goddard College. She has nine years of experience teaching college creative writing. Mona’s work has been published in various journals and anthologies. She is the author of King Leopold’s Daughter a memoir; she is also at work on a novel One String Guitar about the Rwandan genocide. Mona recently performed in Cry for Peace: Voices from the Congo – a show about tribal reconciliation in the Congo.
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