What... (i.e. camp, dance class, birthday party)
        
 
Pick a NYMetroParents Region: All Regions   Manhattan    Brooklyn    Queens    Westchester    Rockland   Fairfield    Nassau    Suffolk  

Resources

   

MEET THE INTERN: SARAH BUCKWALD

     Home  >  Articles  > Meet the Editors
by Sarah Buckwald May 29, 2013

Related:


Introducing...
Sarah Buckwald, Summer 2013 Editorial Intern

 

Ready for the runway! I always loved to play dress up. If only Joan and Melissa could've seen my outfit.

When I started to write this, I felt a little overwhelmed. All of the NYMetroParents editors had such interesting stories to tell and mine seemed quite "usual." It finally occurred to me that because my path is still so new, my story is still forming—I'm kind of like the cake that's still in the pre-heating stage.

My very typical life has always been in Fairfield County, CT, with my parents, two younger brothers, and our golden retriever. At different stages of my childhood, I've dreamed of and yearned for the fast pace of New York City, the heels of SJP, and a job I loved so much that it didn’t actually feel like work. So close…yet so far away.

My journey started when I was a shy, naïve freshman at Merrimack College three years ago. In school, English and writing came easy to me (math was another story). Still, I always thought I would end up with a career in art or design due to my endless hours of drawing as a kid. But at Merrimack, I am pursuing a communication major and a business minor.

The good ol' days with my "little" brothers (both of whom are now bigger than me)

I never gave much thought to journalism until sophomore year when I stumbled upon the online magazine for college women, Her Campus. The best part about the magazine was that it was founded by young, beautiful, and intelligent…women! I realized that I should put my leadership and editing skills into an opportunity, as I aspired to be an entrepreneur and editor. I then took the exciting step of starting a chapter of the magazine at Merrimack.

After launching Her Campus Merrimack in September, I could not be more thrilled about how far this "project" of mine has grown. Since then, Her Campus Merrimack has become an official club at my school with numerous talented writers combined with an amazing advertising team!

I can only look forward to the road ahead, wherever it may lead me, with each stop as an experience.

 


Get Your FREE Indoor Activity eGuide!

More Meet the Editors Articles

Meet the Intern: Theresa Dietrich

Meet the Intern: Shara Beitch
Meet the Intern: Kaitlyn Healy
Meet the Intern: Eleni Skoutakis
Meet the Editor: Meredith Hirt

Be a good fellow parent and share this with a friend who would be interested
Email Friend

Local Meet the Editors Sponsors

A Loving Home: Adoption at Spence-Chapin
196 Speedwell Avenue, 3rd Floor
Morristown, NJ
212-400-8150
Over one hundred years ago, Clara Spence and Alice...

Chiromom
2874 Merrick Road
Bellmore, NY
516-221-1212
ChiroMom offers chiropractic care, massage therapy...

Sprout Kidz
849A Union St
Brooklyn, NY
718-398-2280
...

Gym Park (The)
81 Oak St.
Brooklyn, NY
718-349-6627
We are a gymnastics based program that aims to pro...

MATTY ROXX
Serving New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, and Pennsylvania
New City, New York
917-830-ROXX (7699)
Make your child's birthday party or event special ...
See Our Meet the Editors Directory

local zones

Nassau

Nassau cont.

Suffolk

Suffolk cont.

Westchester

Westchester cont.

Fairfield

Rockland

Rockland cont.

Queens

Queens cont.

Brooklyn

Brooklyn cont.

Manhattan

Copyright 2014 NY Metro Parents Magazine Site Design: THE VOICE