MEET OUR EDITORIAL BOARD
Fresh Ink is excited to announce our 2018-2019 editorial board. Our team of eight students come to us from diverse backgrounds, but all share a passion for writing and a desire to engage their Jewish peers. The Board helps develop Fresh Ink, thinking of new and creative ideas on how we can best reach students. In addition to writing, each member also has an opportunity to develop specific skills they would like to hone, such as social media, editing and design.
Amalia is a senior at Palos Verdes Peninsula High School in Rolling Hills Estates, Calif. She has one younger brother and a dog, and love to play softball and soccer. In addition to writing, Amalia in is charge of all Fresh Ink social media accounts.
Josephine is a junior at the Ramaz Upper School in Manhattan. She loves to write articles for Fresh Ink and writes for her school’s newspaper, science journal and math journal. Josephine also runs the engineering club and is a member of the debate, Model Congress, Science Olympiad, math, and tennis teams. She is a member of the FARE (Food Allergy Research and Education) Teen Advisory Group and is the coordinator of women’s tefillah at her synagogue, Congregation Ramath Orah. Her favorite subjects are science and Talmud.
Victoria is a junior at the Orange County School of the Arts in Orange County, California. She is in the Creative Writing conservatory and focuses her studies on Journalism and Physics. Victoria loves to go hiking, stargazing, and essentially lives at the beach. She also enjoys playing the saxophone and traveling whenever I get the chance. Additionally, Victoria is on the communications board for her NFTY region and works as a Hebrew teacher at her local synagogue.
Gabriel is a junior at the the Ramaz Upper School in New York City. He has been published numerous times in the student newspaper, Rampage, writes for the school’s literary journal, Parallax and for the yearbook. He is currently class president, a member of the Model Congress team, Model UN team, Debate team, and the science Olympiad team. He enjoys playing tennis in his free time and is a member of the Ramaz tennis team.
Olivia is a senior at Randolph High School in Randolph, N.J. She plays varsity field hockey and softball, and is also on the board of her local BBYO chapter and Cteen. Olivia is in Key Club, National Honor Society, National Social Studies Honor Society and National English Honor Society. She loves writing, community activities and playing sports.
Dorrit is a senior at Marlborough School in Los Angeles, where she explores her passions for literature, foreign languages, philanthropy, feminism and singing. At her temple, she leads her congregation in prayer as a junior cantor. In her free time, she writes, watches sitcoms, attends concerts with friends, and takes photographs to commemorate her travels as well as her everyday life.
Sloane is a senior at The Weber School in Atlanta. She is currently the Editor-in-Chief of The Weber RamPage and is hoping to pursue journalism in the future. She is also an avid reader and dancer!
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