Erika B. Lewy is a journalist based out of Burlington, Vermont. She is currently the Editor-in-Chief of The Vermont Cynic— the University of Vermont’s weekly print and daily online newspaper — where she coordinates and produces multimedia stories about campus news, arts, culture and sports. In addition to writing editorials for the newspaper, Erika plans multimedia story packages. Before she became Editor-in-Chief, Erika was a reporter and assistant editor.
Before the Cynic, Erika was a print intern at Philly Mag, the monthly city-wide news and culture magazine. Here, she collaborated with the design team to create visual stories for print and
Erika received a B.S. in Community and International Development from the University of Vermont. She interned for a semester as a social services intern at the Christel House School in Cape Town, South Africa. Before that, she spent the first two years of undergrad studying Arabic and Economics at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.