Sierra Degale, as Communications and Program Specialist, handles the marketing, promotion, and planning for the programs and events of the NYU Center for the Humanities. Sierra has worked as Graduate Student Events Assistant with the Center for the Humanities in implementing their Spring 2018 Event Series including the Environmental Humanities Series. They have also assisted in planning and executing activities for the Undergraduate Summer Research Program (USRP) and Leadership Alliance Mellon Initiative (LAMI). They recently graduated with an MA from NYU’s Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development in Higher Education and hope to pursue an additional degree related to Social and Cultural Analysis or Performance Theory.