Education

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Columbia Publishing Course - Summer 2015

Six-week intensive course on all aspects of books, magazine, and digital media publishing
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Susquehanna University - Class of 2015

B.A. summa cum laude in Philosophy and Creative Writing with honors

Carole and Sidney Apfelbaum Prize ($3,000) awarded by the faculty to one outstanding Susquehanna University senior liberal arts major

Gundaker/Summers Enrichment Grant for internships

President, Susquehanna University Hillel

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Pembroke College, Cambridge - Summer 2014

Earned competitive full fellowship to attend this three-week intensive international course focused on creative writing and publishing
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Pembroke-King's Programme - Summer 2013

Eight-week intensive summer semester with classes in Philosophy, Politics, and Creative Writing

Earned competitive scholarship and was named a Global Scholar

Editorial Experience

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - December 2015 - July 2016

Publicity Intern
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The Leshne Agency - October 2015 - December 2015

Editorial Assistant

Teaching Experience

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Smart Alec - July 2016 - Present

Writing, history, and literature tutor
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Manhattan Youth Debate Coach - September 2016 - Present

Debate coach at ESMS and LAB middle schools in Manhattan
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The Reform Temple of Forest Hills - September 2016 - Present

5th grade Judaic studies teacher
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Congregation Beth El - Fall 2013 - Spring 2015

Taught K-2nd grade Sunday school and advised teen group
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Susquehanna University - Spring 2015

Teaching Assistant for Tom Bailey in Advanced Novel (helped students develop novel concepts and critiqued student work)
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World Affairs Council of Philadelphia - 2012 - 2014

High School G8 Simulation 2012 (assisted in the running of the simulation)

Global Education Teachers' Seminar 2013 and 2014 (helped educate teachers about teaching STEM)

High School Global Economic Forum Simulation 2014 (responsible for simulation room)

Other Experience

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Philadelphia Free Library - Summer 2013

Updated files in Research Foundation Center, created curriculum for college prep courses
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Foreign Policy Research Institute - Summer 2012

Researched and reported on 2012 Presidential election, helped transfer content and build new website
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Susquehanna University Panel Series - Spring 2014 - Fall 2014

Spoke on panels with faculty and students about diversity and bigotry on campus