Sarah Jurgielewicz
sarahjurgie@gmail.com

EDUCATION Bachelor’s in Digital Media and Journalism & Asian Studies​ — SUNY New Paltz, New York August 2015 – May 2019

EXPERIENCE

Internship in Photography & Gallery Management ​— Center for Photography at Woodstock
January – May 2019
● Assist in planning and coordination of exhibits with internationally renowned artists
● Carefully handle and frame high-end photographs for gallery purchase
● Document photographic archive of over 1,500 unique and valuable prints

Copy Editor & Web Engagement​ ​ — The Little Rebellion
September – December 2018
● Craft engaging website layouts for readership to interact with easily and impactfully
● Work alongside writers to edit and elevate content in a meaningful and respectful way
● Manage social media accounts and interact with readership in a fun and engaging way

Research Assistant​ — SUNY New Paltz, Journalism Department
June 2017 – 2018
● Coordinate alongside international research parties to formulate thorough research regarding collective memory
● Collect and organize data thoroughly for research to represent the United States in study
● Transcribe identity-sensitive interviews while retaining emotive quality

Assistant to the Manager​ — Westhampton Beach Yacht Squadron
April 2014 – 2016
● Manage and craft content for company website that informed and engaged members
● Work alongside members to alleviate and solve issues in a meaningful and timely way

AWARDS
● Thomas Joseph Casey Memorial Endowed Scholarship for Integrity in Journalism scholarship
● Participated in Snapchat Journalism Beta program
● Lambda Pi Eta Communication Honor Society member

SKILLS

Well-versed in journalistic technique and reporting styles. Familiar with data visualization software to create engaging content. Experienced in running social media profiles. Proficient computer skills including Microsoft software, Tableau, Adobe software and more.