Sanjana Bhambhani Resume
EDUCATION & AFFILIATIONS
New York University, New York, NY (August 2018 - January 2022)
Bachelor of Arts
Overall GPA: 3.917
New York University Madrid, Spain (August 2019 - December 2019)
Coursework in documentary filmmaking, politics of the EU, and Spanish language & culture
Professional Affiliations: Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ) ; South Asian Journalists Association (SAJA)
Creator:@womenofhistory, TikTok, Remote (August 2020 - present)
155K followers; 2.2M likes
•Research, script, film, and caption 1-2 minute long videos daily on women whose achievements weren’t taught in schools, allies who advocated for women's rights, women making history and other topics relating to gender equality.
•Partnered with Women’s Global March to bring forward issues faced by women.
•Research, script, film, edit and upload 2-5 minute long YouTube videos twice a month about women like Justice Ginsburg, Sophie Scholl and Tatiana Baramzina.
Student & Digital Ambassador, NYU Office of Undergraduate Admissions,NY (January 2019 - present) •Answer questions as an online panelist during NYU's weekly hour-long information sessions, once or twice a week; write and give speech at special Regional Event for South Asia.
•Lead 1 hour long tours around NYU’s Washington Square campus for prospective and admitted students, and parents (before COVID-19).
•Respond to 7-10 queries an hour about student life over phone (before COVID-19).
•Wrote articles on student life and search engine optimized for the WordPress website meet.nyu.edu as Digital Ambassador from January 2020 - May 2020.
•Conducted Instagram takeovers for @meetnyu account; answered questions and shared 'a-day-in-the-life' of a student at NYU as Digital Ambassador from January 2020 - May 2020.
Summer Research Assistant, Public Safety Lab, Remote (June 2020 - August 2020)
•Researched, gathered and verified data on county jails using AirTable for the Public Safety Lab's Jail Data Initiative.
Summer Intern, Women's Federation for World Peace International, NY (July 2019 - August 2019) •Attended High Level Political Forum 2019 at the United Nations Headquarters to gather information for research paper.
•Wrote research paper on ‘The Influence Of The United Nations On Legislation in the Area of Early Childhood Development and its Implementation in the Republic of India and the United States of America’.
Writer & Social Media Director, International Relations Society, New York, NY (January 2020 - present) •Write weekly articles on topics like Russia's involvement in Belarus and Ukraine for ------------ in AP Style. •Edit article according to recommendations by my section editor before sending work for publication. •Tweet daily and post weekly on Instagram about IR Insider articles and IR Society events.
•Design promotional graphics for events using Canva.
•Manage IR Society social media accounts: Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.
Staff Writer,Washington Square News, New York, NY (January 2020 - May 2020)
•Wrote opinion editorials about student life.
Ambassador, NYU UN Initiative, New York, NY (August 2018 - May 2020)
•Conducted outreach to ambassadors from the UN for panels on topics like ‘Climate Change’, ’Silencing The Guns: Creating A Conducive Conditions for Africa’s Development’ and ‘Paths To Prosperity in Latin America’. •Coordinated partnerships, catering and advertising with logistics team for events by UN Initiative.
•English (first-language), Hindi (native), Spanish (conversational),
•Technological skills: Adobe Premiere Pro, Adobe Photoshop, Computer language R (basics), WordPress, Microsoft Office, Google Suite, AirTable, MailChimp