Rachael Hershon

Rachael Hershon is a freshman at Brandeis University just outside of Boston, MA. She is an English major with a double-minor in teacher education and journalism. She is also a DJ for WBRS, Brandeis’ radio station, and she helps organize concerts for Brandeis Association of Music and Concert Organizing (BAMCO). Additionally, she writes reviews for The Sirens Lounge—a website centered around alternative music from up-and-coming bands and artists. Rachael is passionate about poetry, music and body positivity. She hopes to be a music journalist.

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