Benjamin Moe

 

EDUCATION

2011-Present     Reed College, Portland, Oregon

2009-2011 Anatolia College (AC) International Baccalaureate, Thessaloniki, Greece

2007-2009 Friends Seminary, New York, NY (High School)

 

LANGUAGES

English: Native

Greek: Native

Italian: Advanced

French:Basic 

Spanish: Basic

 

Mentorship with Anthropologist, Neni Panourgia May 2013-Present

Helping to write a paper on an anthropology of Greek crisis and looking at crisis as a testing grounds for new forms of social, ethnic, and sexual belonging.

Director for Student Theater Organization at Reed College Oct 2012-Present

Directed three plays for the Student Theater Organization at Reed College (Midnight, Dr. Horrible, Much Ado About Nothing)

Eye to Eye Mentorship Program: September-May 2013

Mentored children with learning disabilities through doing art workshops weekly.

Media Intern at The Verge: May and June 2012

Produced and edited video content for a major technology news website.

Resident Advisor for Columbia Greek Study Abroad Program (Spring Break, 2012)

Chaperoned and was responsible for 15 Columbia undergrads and graduate students during   a language and cultural immersion trip in Thessaloniki, Greece.

Rainbow Camp Counselor (Summer, 2011)

Selected as camp counselor for English language immersion camp at Anatolia School in Thessaloniki, Greece and was responsible for a group of 4th graders.

Anatolians@work Program International Relations Mentorship 

Met weekly at the French consulate to discuss current political events with a focus on youth culture

Thessaloniki International Film Festival: November 2009, 2010

Selected as a volunteer in 50th TIFF. Coordinated special screenings and ticket deliveries.

Aghios Demetrios: 2009-2011

Weekly visits to home for the mentally and physically handicapped. I took care for Kyriakos who has a chromosomal problem and is autistic (drawing and listening to music together).

Art in the Schools: June, 2010

Teacher’s assistant in daily art classes for underprivileged children, scuola Media “Genovesi”, Naples, Italy.

Kids Helping Kids: 2008-2009

Worked with orphans in downtown NYC throughout Sophomore year. Cooked & played.

Musica e l’Italiano per Bambini (Music & Italian for Children): Sept-May 2007-2008

Organized weekly classes to teach children ages 2-6 Italian through music (guitar).