Jessica Murphy

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Industry Student
Occupation Technical Writer
Location Morgantown, WV, United States
Introduction I recently graduated magna cum laude from West Virginia University with my Bachelor's degree in English Language and Literature and a minor in Creative Writing. Now I am pursuing my Master's degree in Professional Writing and Editing while working at Administrative Technology Solutions as a technical writer.
Interests Science, technology, research, evolutionary biology, animal behavior and cognition, dogs, wolves, insects, economics, rhetoric, communication, education, writing, reading, editing, animal training, salsa dancing, racquetball, piano, hiking, billiards, open water swimming, biking, art, traveling
Favorite Movies Snatch, Religulous, Limitless, V For Vendetta, The Constant Gardener, Lord of the Flies, The Enemies of Reason, The Boondock Saints, Rise of the Planet of the Apes, Amelie, Donnie Darko, Hannibal, Powder, The Usual Suspects; Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels; The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, Silence Of The Lambs, E.T., The Butterfly Effect, Let the Right One In, Firestarter, Red Dragon, Lolita, What Dreams May Come, Sphere, 300, Serenity, Milo and Otis, The Ghost and the Darkness, Fight Club, Dragonheart, The Number 23, Dreamscape, Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure, August Rush, El Orfanato
Favorite Music Pendulum, The Offspring, Bad Religion, Sublime, Skrillex, Tool, Weezer, Social Distortion, Dropkick Murphys, Iron Maiden, Third Eye Blind, Flogging Molly, EVE 6, Rammstein, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Queen, Oomph!, Chumbawamba, The Bloodhound Gang, They Might Be Giants, CKY, NOFX, A Perfect Circle, Zebrahead, Yann Tiersen, XTC, Tenacious D, SR-71, Simon & Garfunkel, Rage Against the Machine, Clint Mansell, Prodigy, The Postal Service, Placebo, Pink Floyd, Nine Inch Nails, Muse, Modest Mouse, Linkin Park, Incubus, Green Day, Franz Ferdinand, Fishbone, Cradle of Filth, Coldplay, Catch 22, 311
Favorite Books The God Delusion, Atlas Shrugged, Calvin and Hobbes, the Outlander series, Lord of the Flies, Lolita, Jurassic Park, The Far Side, Prometheus Unbound, Carrie, Pet Sematary, The Picture of Dorian Gray, Walden, Congo, Teaching Composition