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Rebecca Gourevitch - Special Projects Archivist


Master of Arts in Photographic Preservation and Collections Management
University of Rochester, Rochester, NY (2020)

Master of Arts in Social Documentation
University of California Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA (2016)

Bachelor of Arts in Sociology (with honors)
University of California Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA (2008)

Selected Fellowships & Grants

Junior Fellow - Processing Archivist, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington D.C., 2019

Create Grant - Arts Council of Santa Cruz County, Santa Cruz, CA, 2018

Human Rights Fellow - Human Rights Center, UC Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, 2015

Selected Conference Presentations

“Preserving the History of Cooperative Extension in California,” Society of California Archivists Annual Meeting, Palm Springs, CA, 2022

“A Century of Impact: Documenting the Work of the Cooperative Extension in California,” United States Agricultural Information Network Biennial Meeting, University of Arkansas, virtual, 2022

“Head, Heart, Hands, Health: Partnering with 4-H Youth to Map Community Histories,” Poster presented at the meeting of Society of American Archivists, virtual, 2021

"Stories of Displacement: San Francisco 2.0," Human Rights Fellowship Conference, UC Berkeley Human Rights Center, Berkeley, CA, 2015

"Gentrification," Poetics & Politics Conference, UC Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA, 2015

"Gentrification: The New Urban Threat," Practical Activism Conference, UC Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA, 2014

Selected Media Work