Saniya More


Education

Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY

  • B.Sc. in Communications (Newhouse)
  • B.Sc. in International Relations (Maxwell)
  • Graduating in May 2019
  • Renée Crown Honors Program, GPA 3.73/4.0
  • Study abroad program in London (January to May 2017)

KIS International School, Bangkok, Thailand

  • IB Diploma, GPA 3.83

 

Skills

  • Languages: Spanish, Marathi, Hindi and Thai
  • Video: Final Cut Pro, iMovie, DSLR shooting
  • Data Processing: Microsoft Windows (Excel, Powerpoint, Word), Mac iOS (Numbers, Keynote, Pages)
  • Photography: Lightroom, Aperture, DSLR photography
  • Business tools: Signal Processing, Sprout Social, Twitter Analytics, Wordpress
  • Social Media: Instagram, Twitter

 

Awards

  • High Distinction Scholarship, Syracuse University
  • ‘Leadership’ award for semester abroad
  • Dean’s List (4/4 semesters thus far)

 

Affiliations

  • Society of Professional Journalists (Syracuse University vice president)
  • Oxfam America (Former Syracuse University vice president)
  • Krama Yoga, Cambodia

Experience

Syracuse New Times Intern (September 2017--Present)

  • Writes feature and news stories for Syracuse’s alternative newspaper

Aboli Foundation Co-founder (2016--Present)

Newhouse Student News Team (2016--Present)

  • Writes articles, photographs events and speakers for the Newhouse Student News Team in Syracuse

Bangkok Post Intern (June--September 2017)

  • Worked under Asia Focus at Thailand’s leading English newspaper
  • Covered conferences and carries out high-profile interviews
  • Collaborated with Asia Focus team and editor
  • Wrote articles on Asia news

Stylus Media Group Intern (January--April 2017)

  • Worked twice a week at London office
  • Worked with content manager to publish news stories on Stylus Curve website
  • Helped manage Stylus Curve social media accounts
  • Carried out Twitter analytics

Daily Orange Writer (2015--Present)

  • Covers events and speakers for ‘News’ section print and online in Syracuse
    • Interviews relevant sources 
    • Works with an editor in-house 
    • Managed two positions at the newspaper: 
      • Beat Writer (August to December 2016)
        • Responsible for Work Wednesday weekly column 
        • Featured individuals with unique professional experience
      • Abroad Columnist (January to May 2017)
        • Responsible for Abroad weekly column about different aspects of London (on print and website)

    Citrus TV Production (2016--Present)

    • Works for Citrus TV Monday & Wednesday News live at 6:00 in Syracuse
    • Collaborates with on-air anchors and production team
    • Teleprompter operator and camera woman

    Tab Summer Fellow (May--August 2016)

    • Wrote weekly articles for the US site from Bangkok, Thailand
    • Worked with an editor
    • Wrote for ‘Babe’

    Author, Yoga And Me, Yoga and You (April 2013)

    • Wrote a book about teenagers and yoga