Communications work

I have worked both formally and informally in communications for various organizations. Below are my key experiences in those fields.

UChicago Hillel weekly newsletter

October 2017-present (during the school year)

As a professional intern at UChicago Hillel, I spread the word about Hillel events and programming through the weekly newsletter (designed in Constant Contact), bringing together information from different student groups and promoting Hillel's mission on campus. Through fun features such as "Mensch of the Week", I've also managed to make sure the newsletter is something students like myself look forward to reading!

Check out a sample newsletter here!

Time Lapse photography for The Metropolitan Museum of Art

During my summer 2016 internship at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in Manhattan, I worked with the Imaging department and helped create time-lapse videos of areas inside and outside of the museum. Watch a sample above!

Ramaz's Kid Rabbi, promotional video (crew, editor); Winter 2015

A promotional video I worked on with the Ramaz Film Lab featuring a "Kid Rabbi" and his vision for the future; part of the school's Parent Participation campaign.

The video was filmed on location at the school and was edited in Final Cut Pro X.

Congregation Ahavat Achim logo design, December 2014

My synagogue was using either an old, archaic logo for publications, or not using one at all. I designed a new logo for Ahavat Achim using Adobe Photoshop, which the synagogue is still using today.

From my original design notes: "The new logo is meant to be far more horizontal [than the original', so it can be used as a letterhead and on the bulletin cover. I chose a mix of gold colors and gradients to give a refined, prestigious feel, but used modern typefaces to make it feel fresh and open. The linked alephs... symbolize the brotherhood theme of the shul..."