Katharyn Gadient

Fundraising and Communications Professional


The American University in Cairo

The American University in Cairo

I wrote four feature stories on STEM for the Spring 2016 edition of AUCToday: "Brilliant Minds," "Conquering Cancer," "King Tut's Secrets," and "Prosthetic Promise."

The American University in Cairo

I wrote three feature stories on entrepreneurship for the Spring 2015 edition of AUCToday: "Sustainable Partnership," "In the Business of Trust," and "A Sunny Disposition."

The American University in Cairo
[email protected] | Nicholas Kristof: Being at AUC Helped My Career

In 1983, Nicholas Kristof (ALU '84) faced a choice: either study law at Harvard to become a professor, or Arabic at AUC to become a journalist. Fast-forward to today, Kristof is a two-time Pulitzer Prize winner with a 33-year career in international and humanitarian journalism.

The American University in Cairo
[email protected] | Why Students Give Back to AUC

When Charles Watson established AUC in 1919, he envisioned a University where students, whether on campus or in their communities, would learn the value of initiative and leadership.

The University of Virginia

Maxine Platzer Lynn Women's Center Pinterest

I managed all content for Women’s Center’s Pinterest account from August 2015 to May 2015. By developing and posting new content, I more than doubled the level of engagement.

C-VILLE Magazine

C-VILLE Weekly
ARTS Pick: Gregory Alan Isakov - C-VILLE Weekly

Now living in Colorado by way of Philadelphia by way of Johannesburg, South Africa, indie folk singer-songwriter Gregory Alan Isakov first found his roots in song. "I've always had this sense about music and writing, that I sort of have to do it. Like I'll implode without it.

C-VILLE Weekly
ARTS Pick: Shantel Leitner

Music is in indie folk singer-songwriter Shantel Leitner's blood. Following in the footsteps of her mother, aunt, and grandfather (all country singers), Leitner began singing at a young age. "I was pretty bashful, so I didn't sing with them until my grandfather lovingly nudged me to," Leitner said during a recent phone interview.