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Alina Ladyzhensky

  • Marketing and Communications Writer

3701 Locust Walk, Caster Building
Philadelphia, PA 19104
  • office: 215-898-7607

Alina Ladyzhensky is the Marketing and Communications Writer for SP2. She is responsible for producing written materials for digital, audio, and print communications, and publicizing all of the research, happenings and achievements from around the SP2 community.

Alina is excited to channel her lifelong enthusiasm for the written word into telling the stories of SP2 students, faculty, and alumni. She earned a BA in English from Temple University and an MA in Publishing from Rosemont College. Previously, she worked in the editorial and marketing divisions of a global academic publisher, and served as an editor for an online startup. Beyond channeling her creative energy into compelling marketing content, she also enjoys writing poetry and hosting/attending literary events throughout the Philadelphia area.

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