Christian Peraino



Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY                                                    Expected May 2018

Majors: Bachelor of Arts in English, Journalism (Double Major)

One semester on exchange at University of Hawai’i – Manoa                                                                Fall 2015

English Honors College                                                                                    Spring 2015-present

GPA: 3.7


Dean’s List all semesters

Journalism Scholarship

Presidential Scholarship


Southampton Press, Southampton, NY

Reporting Intern                                                                                                          May-Aug. 2017

The Statesman, Stony Brook, NY

Managing Editor                                                                                                   April 2017-present

Assistant Sports Editor                                                                                    May 2016-April 2017

  • Host weekly sports meetings and assign stories to writers
  • Develop InDesign layout for the sports section and help with print and online production
  • Report and write sports and opinions pieces

Staff Writer                                                                                                         Sept. 2014-May 2016

  • Wrote over 30 sports, news and arts articles about university activities and events

The Long Islander, Stony Brook, NY                                                                Jan. 2017-present


  • Write articles on various Long Island topics including education, science and technology, politics, business and sports

Stony Brook Newsbreak, Stony Brook, NY                                                          Sept.-Dec. 2016

  • Wrote scripts, ran camera and helped manage graphics for weekly production of 12 university news shows – anchored one episode


Visual: Adobe Bridge, Photoshop, Final Cut Pro X, digital photography, videography

Equipment: Nikon D7100, D7200, lavalier and stick microphones

CMS: WordPress, InDesign

Other: AP Style, MLA, Microsoft Office, literary analysis, argumentation


Pottery Barn, Southampton, NY                                                                             May-Aug. 2016

Sales and Stock Associate

  • Maintained a stock room, which included the daily processing, inventory, and building
  • Manned sales floor, assisted customers with product and ordered product

Westhampton Beach Free Library, Westhampton Beach, NY              June 2013-Aug. 2015

Page Trainer                                                                                                        

  • General library duties – trained all pages hired after my employment