Rae Meghan Shapiro

Freelance Writer

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Rae Meghan Shapiro is a writer, performer, educator, and mental health advocate living in Providence, RI.

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Noodle
Why Get a Master's in Educational Psychology: Top 7 Reasons

Remember what it was like to be in grade school? It seemed like everyone was out to get you-teachers, fellow students, even the school nurse, who never let you go home early, no matter how sick you were. We all wanted more than what we were getting.

Funny Or Die
06/01/2016
How To Tell If Your Significant Other Is In The Illuminati

67% funny 6.16K views Every relationship begins with a thousand questions. Does your significant other have a history of cheating? Are they in the Illuminati? Since that last one is important let's just stop there and see how to prove or disprove your loved one's level of Illuminati-ness.

Vulture
06/01/2016
On the UCB Rise with Dan Chamberlain

Above Average's new original series Thingstarter premiered on Seeso on May 19th, parodying the absurdity of Kickstarter and other crowdfunding websites. The show stars a number of New York comedians, many hailing from the Upright Citizen's Brigade Theatre. Dan Chamberlain plays Justin, Thingstarter 's hipster Michael Scott equivalent.

Medium
05/08/2019
How I Found Myself Through Burlesque

For the very first time, I was unashamedly me onstage, and it was a thrill that couldn't be replaced by any other type of performing. I got made fun of for my body as a teen, just like everyone else. I was tall and gangly. Super awkward and never comfortable in my own skin.

Motif Magazine
04/04/2018
Leishla Maldonado: Coming Home from Speed Rack

You can't make a good drink without proper skill and technique, and these bartending skills are tested in the Speed Rack competition, which pits bartenders from all around the country against each other in a fun competition. Rhode Island's own Leishla Maldonado competed in this all-female competitio

Motif Magazine
03/14/2018
Girls Rock Rocks

Didn't everyone, at some point in their lives, dream of being a rock star? The desire to make music and art can start very young; however, the music scene tends to be very male-dominated. So where can young girls and gender non-conforming kids go to find role models and learn new instruments?

Noodle
A Guide to Getting Your Bachelor's Degree in English as a Second Language

These days, over one-third of the world's population is in the process of learning English. That's over 2.5 billion people-a population so large, it would call for a classroom more than 20 thousand times the size of Michigan Stadium. Which means that English as a Second Language (ESL) teachers is a very viable resource for our world's learners.