speaking engagements

I have experience speaking to large groups as well as in intimate classroom settings. I speaks specifically on issues such as gender in media, representation in media, and community via the internet.


Rock the Boat: Women Talk the Rising Tides of Internet Activism, November 2017- Manhattan, NYC

I spoke on a panel sponsored by Mozilla Firefox that focused on women discussing the power of internet activism. I was alongside Aditi Juneja, Maureen Johnson, Amanda Litman, and Chasity Cooper. The talk took place on a Manhattan Ferry in order to promo Firefox's new, faster internet.


Panel on Women and Gender Studies, October 2017- Rutgers University, New Brunswick NJ

I participated on a panel discussing ways to get involved at Rutgers, the importance of self care, and opportunities within the WGS department. The panel was geared towards first year students looking for guidance at Rutgers.

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ARIEL Spring Conference, April 2017- Drew University, Madison NJ

I spoke at Drew University's Latino cultural club's spring conference about the social and political importance of representation in media and my work with the Light Leaks.

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Girls Who Code, August 2017- Harlem, NYC

I was invited to speak to a group of teen girls taking part in the NYC Girls Who Code program. I spoke about confidence, the internet, turning passion into a product for others as with my website The Light Leaks, and balancing school/work with other aspects of your life.