Experience: 1+ years
Education: B.A. in Communications Studies; minor in Graphic and Information Design
Vlada Sydorenko serves as a communications intern at Concepts, where she supports the team’s communications efforts through writing and proof reading content, researching, and monitoring media coverage.
Prior to joining Concepts, Vlada worked as an HR communications assistant at John Hancock and gained valuable leadership and public relations skills as the president of Black and Red Public Relations (a student run PR agency at Northeastern). She was also a research assistant for the National Council for Adoption, focusing on a project on foster parent recruitment and retention, and a teaching assistant for a course in organizational communication.
Vlada is a recent graduate of Northeastern University in Boston where she completed her B.A. in Communication Studies, with a minor in Graphic and Information Design. As part of her studies at Northeastern, Vlada conducted research on the framing of the conflict in eastern Ukraine in Western news media, the influence of online communities on adolescent identity development, and the foster care system in Mississippi.