Sara Silberman is earning a bachelor’s degree in public relations– where she is studying how to lead external corporate and public affairs initiatives with a variety of stakeholders, with an emphasis on engagement, business objectives, and crisis response—from the University of Southern California (USC). Silberman also studies American Popular Culture, focusing on the foundations of American fashion, music, literature, and film.
Silberman works as an associate communications officer for the USC Glorya Kaufman School of Dance. Her role involves participating in strategy meetings, managing the school’s Facebook page, producing editorial content for their website, and promoting USC Kaufman’s “New Movement” initiative.
Silberman has also worked as a journalist at the Tab US, a website covering college and youth culture. During the summer of 2017, she worked alongside the Tab’s team of national editors at their headquarters in Brooklyn, New York to cover breaking news and generate video content for the company’s political sidebar, SubPlot, accumulating tens of thousands of views each week.
At USC, Silberman is actively involved in her sorority, Gamma Phi Beta, serving as Assistant Education Vice President for the past two years. She plans sisterhood events and oversees weekly ritual practices for the house. Silberman is also a member of USC’s Chamber Ballet Company, taking weekly technique classes and performing in the group’s yearly showcase.