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Education

Davidson College, August 2015-May 2019

  • Bachelor of Arts with honors in English and minor in Art History.
  • English GPA: 3.972
  • Art History GPA: 3.740
  • Phi Beta Kappa (2019)
  • Abbott Honors English Scholar (2018-2019)
  • Honors English Thesis (2018-2019)
  • Lucille and Max Jackson Art History Award (2018)
  • R. Windley Hall First Year Writing Award, Critical (2015)
  • R. Windley Hall First Year Writing Award, Creative (2015)

St Edmund Hall, Oxford, September 2017-December 2017.

  • GPA: 4.00
  • Major Tutorial in Image-Text Relations
  • Minor Tutorial in German Expressionism

Experience

Freelance Writer, June 2018-Present

Intern, Van Every & Smith Galleries, Davidson College, January 2018-May 2019

  • Editor-in-chief of galleries’ blog. Assigned, edited, and published student works, taking care to maintain student voices, while curating a unified, professional style for the galleries’ online presence.
  • Archival work, including writing condition reports, photographing, and cataloguing artwork in our database.
  • Curated and installed projects for the Art in Office Program.
  • Guest contributor to college newspaper for exhibition reviews and one personal essay on the power of empathy through art.

Volunteer, The Children’s Center – Tau Beta Center for Family Literacy, June 2018-August 2018

  • Wrote volunteer manual for entering books into library system, as well as check in/check out and new member procedures.
  • Participated in preparations for the Back to School Bazaar, which provided 940 children in the Detroit area with a backpack, uniform, and school supplies.

Intern, Library Street Collective, June 2017-September 2017

  • Conducted research, writing, and editing for press releases, exhibition catalogues, newsletters, and interviews.
  • Wrote finalist grant proposal for Knight Foundation Grant 2017.
  • Art handling for exhibition installation and take-down.
  • Daily interaction with guests in-person and through email.

Leadership

President, Philanthropic Literary Society, Davidson College May 2018-May 2019

  • Responsible for planning events and overseeing initiation.
  • Acted as a student liaison between the society and college administration.
  • Led weekly meetings.
  • Oversaw changes to society bylaws and practices.