Tyler Ohlhorst
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Location: Medford, NY, USA
School: Stony Brook University
Field of Study: English with Departmental Honors

Tyler Ohlhorst

Tyler D. Ohlhorst
172 Oak Street, Medford, NY 11763 | ------------ | ------------
EDUCATION
Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY December 2016
Bachelor of Arts, English with Departmental Honors
GPA: 3.46/4.00; Major GPA 3.85/4.00
SKILLS
• Ability to conduct independent research and analysis to solve problems
• Extensive experience working both independently and as part of a team to produce written content
• Knowledge of SEO and best practices for online publishing
• Technological literacy; proficiency in WordPress, Microsoft Office, G Suite, Windows
PROJECTS
“Philosophies of Self-Interest in The Wire,” Senior Honors Project (EGL 496) Fall 2016
• Described how various philosophical traditions in the field of ethics manifest in the narrative of the HBO drama
The Wire and their effects on the audience
• Performed extensive research culminating in 82 works cited and 38 pages of analysis
• Presented findings to English Department faculty and earned top grade and first place award
WORK EXPERIENCE
Broadridge February 2020 – July 2020
Proofreader
• Performed quality control checks on a variety of documents, including emails and custom sites
• Provided assistance during virtual shareholder meetings by performing quality control tests before and during
meetings and communicating results with associates
The National Digest July 2019 – February 2020
Content Writer
• Produced multiple daily blog posts covering news in business, technology, science, and more
• Proofread, edited, and published contributions from coworkers and freelance writers
• Integrated SEO and content marketing strategies to drive web traffic
Asurion Oct 2018 – July 2019
Technical Consultant
• Understood details of smartphone insurance policy to provide customer service
• Evaluated details of customer claims to determine appropriate course of action and communicated findings with
customers
• Coordinated with sales team and various departments to meet company standards
Wildwood State Park July 2016 – Oct 2018
Park and Recreation Aide
• Performed clerical duties, customer service for visitors and campers, and general park maintenance
• Helped define office procedures, produced office operations manual, and assisted management
Whizord February 2017 – June 2017
Contributing Editor Internship
• Covered news about consumer electronics and the technology industry in daily blog posts
HONORS / AWARDS
Program in Writing and Rhetoric’s First Place Essay Award for Honors Thesis October 2016
Golden Key International Honour Society Member October 2016
Dean’s List Fall 2012, 2015, 2016
McDonald’s All-Star Olympics Competition Winner 2012