chrislusk.me

Selected projects

Illinois Law Review screenshot

Illinois Law Review

Rebuilt the Illinois Law Review website on WordPress, and also designed/developed a section to promote the publication's special symposium devoted to President Trump's first 100 days in office. A freelance project.

Skills
  • HTML/CSS
  • WordPress
  • Animation
  • jQuery
Friendship Madness screenshot

Friendship Madness

Some friends and I turn the NCAA basketball tournament into a silly joke* each year. Aside from the fact that this obviously needed a home on the internet, I built this site as a side project to improve my custom WordPress dev experience.

*Being a three-time champion is no laughing matter, however.

Skills
  • WordPress
  • PHP
  • Logo design
Score Scraper screenshot

Score Scraper

Looking to build something while I began learning Python, I built a program to scrape college basketball scores and post updates to Twitter. A side project to build experience.

Skills
  • Web Scraping
  • Python
  • API data
News Literacy 2016 screenshot

News Literacy 2016

An overview of 11 key trends that are changing journalism that was produced as a project for a graduate course at NYU. The professor mentioned he wanted the class to publish our research online, so I built a custom WordPress site to do so.

Skills
  • WordPress
  • PHP
  • Writing
Police Training Project screenshot

Police Training Project

Designed and developed this WordPress site as a last-minute addition for a client at Accuraty Solutions.

Skills
  • Graphic design
  • Rapid development

Other work

Before moving to digital, I was a print designer at various newsrooms. You can see examples of my work here.