Resume

E-mail: Andrew.wyrich[at]gmail.com

See a PDF of Andrew’s resume here

Media Experience

The Daily Dot

  • Newsletter Editor (February 2022 – Present) 
  • Deputy Technology Editor (June 2020 – February 2022)
  • Politics and Technology Staff Writer (May 2017 – June 2020)

“The Record” and NorthJersey.com

  • Breaking and Trending News Reporter (October 2016 – May 2017)
  • Municipal Reporter / Staff Writer (June 2014 – October 2016)
  • Editorial Assistant / Staff Writer (July 2013 – June 2014)

The Watershed Post

  • Staff Writer (May 2012 – July 2013)

“The New Paltz Oracle” (independent student-run newspaper)

  • Editor-In-Chief , Managing Editor, Sports Editor, Social Media Chief, Sports Copy Editor (December 2010 – May 2013)

Patch.com

  • Freelance Reporter (July 2011 – January 2012)

AWARDS AND HONORS

2023 Webby Awards

  • HONOREE: The Daily Dot’s web_crawlr newsletter was an honoree for the Email Newsletters (Entertainment & Culture) section for the 27th Annual Webby Awards (2023).

SOCIETY OF THE SILURIANS

  • MEDALLION: Author of two of three stories in a series, “Growing Up Transgender,” that won first place for reporting on “Minority Issues” by the Society of the Silurians in 2016.

New Jersey Press Association

INVESTIGATIVE REPORTERS AND EDITORS (IRE)

SOCIETY FOR PROFESSIONAL JOURNALISTS (SPJ)

  • MARK OF EXCELLENCE: Key member of the Editorial-Board that earned a SPJ’s “Mark of Excellence” award for “Best Affiliated Website” for a 4-year college or university for 2010 in Region 1.
  • NATIONAL RUNNER UP: Key member of the Editorial-Board that earned a SPJ’s ‘National Runner Up” award for “Best Affiliated Website” for a 4-year college or university for 2010 in the United States.

NEW YORK PRESS ASSOCIATION

  • BEST SPORTS SECTION – THIRD PLACE: While Editor-in-Chief, the 2012 sports section I oversaw was awarded third place for “Best Sports Section” in the New York Press Association’s “Better Newspaper Contest 2012.”

EDUCATION

State University of New York at New Paltz (2009-2013)

  • Bachelor of Arts Degree in Journalism
  • Minor in Film & Video Studies –  Production Concentration