Resume

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EXPERIENCE

The Jerusalem Post, Jerusalem, Israel | March 2011-current

Environment, energy, water, agriculture and transportation reporter
• Write daily news and feature stories on the aforementioned topics

The Jerusalem Post, Jerusalem, Israel | September 2010-February 2011

Copy-Editor and Writer
• Copy-edited articles for the daily newspaper
• Wrote feature-length stories for the weekly Jerusalem Post Magazine and In Jerusalem section

The Jewish Week, New York, N.Y. | July 2008-August 2010

Staff Writer
• Wrote weekly news and feature stories on a wide range of topics – including health, environment, technology, education, politics, business, sports and human interest stories
• Frequently wrote breaking news Web-only stories to supplement the weekly paper
• Helped oversee and mentor college student interns

The Jewish Week, New York, N.Y. | December 2007-June 2008
Editorial Intern
• Wrote regular by-lined feature stories about American Jewish culture
• Compiled the weekly neighborhood events calendars and arts guide

NJBiz, New Brunswick, N.J. | June 2007-August 2007
Writer and Researcher
• Wrote business articles and conducted in-depth research on N.J. companies and business trends

The Daily Pennsylvanian, Philadelphia, Pa. | August 2006-May 2007
Print Columnist, Online Blogger, Editorial Writer, Opinion Board Voting Member and News Staff Writer
• Worked as a reporter and leader for the independent newspaper of the University of Pennsylvania
• Wrote columns, news articles, blog posts and editorials

Columbia University Press, New York, N.Y. | May 2006-August 2006
Editorial Intern, for the Senior Executive Editor of Religion, Philosophy, Animal Studies
• Read submissions and communicated directly with authors, reviewers and blurb writers
• Released manuscripts to the editorial committee by summarizing the full text, establishing selling points to prospective audiences and collecting the necessary data for the editors to reach a decision

Univ of Penn. General Counsel, Philadelphia, Pa. | May 2005-August 2005
Legal Assistant
• Worked with lawyers and paralegals focusing on real estate and environmental risk management

AWARDS

Pratt Prize, Tel Aviv, Israel | May 2013
• Honored by The Heschel Center for Environmental Learning and Leadership and the Pratt Foundation for comprehensive work in Israeli environmental journalism, for the year 2012

EDUCATION

Columbia University School of Journalism, New York, NY | August 2007-May 2008
• Masters of Science in Journalism: May 2008, newspaper concentration

University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA | August 2003-May 2007
• Bachelor of Arts in English, Minor in French; graduated cum laude
• Served as Phi Sigma Sigma sorority scholarship chair