Sarah Beckmann is a passionate writer, editor, and communicator. At the Media Lab, she researches and crafts compelling, original content for internal and external audiences via newsletters, social media, websites, and media relations, to help promote the Lab's unique research agenda. She advises individuals and teams on optimal communications approaches, adhering to house style and maintaining brand consistency, while ensuring communications and Lab-wide goals are effectively executed and aligned. Sarah is a key team member helping launch the Media Lab's outbound media strategy, cultivating relationships not only with external writers, editors, booking agents, and producers—enabling them to amplify the Media Lab's presence through relevant press channels—but also building connections and expectations within the internal Media Lab community.
In May 2023, she earned a Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing (Poetry) at Emerson College in Boston; she enjoys writing about the sport of rowing, womanhood, and is inspired by/obsessed with Greek mythology.