“As things stand now, I am going to be a writer. I'm not sure that I'm going to be a good one or even a self-supporting one, but until the dark thumb of fate presses me to the dust and says 'you are nothing', I will be a writer.”
― Hunter S. Thompson
Welcome to Marissa Framarini's online ePortfolio. Here you will find links, PDFs and samples of published articles along with a current resume, projects and class work.
Marissa Framarini is currently a junior journalism and politics double major at Ithaca College. Since her arrival at the college, she has worked for and across a variety of communications platforms. Marissa has contributed to the nationally recognized and award-winning student newspaper, The Ithacan, and alternative magazine, Buzzsaw Magazine. In addition, Marissa is an active member in the college's radio department, where she serves as on-air personality and news broadcaster, and previously as promotions director for the 2012-2013 academic year. Most recently Marissa has joined Ithaca College's television department as an assistant producer for Newswatch 16 and On The Hill, where she has learned new research and leadership skills, as well as communication techniques.
Beyond the college's campus, Marissa has also completed work for B.A.E. Systems as an Asset Management Intern in the summer of 2012, as well as Blurb PR in London, where she worked as a Music PR Assistant from May to August 2013. Marissa also volunteers for the Nashua, N.H. Special Olympics Softball and Track & Field teams, as well as Service Saturdays, a volunteer organization that provides a helping hand to a variety of not-for-profit agencies and events within the greater Ithaca area.