Ruby Shao

Project Coordinator

Ruby Shao



Joseph Henry House


Project Coordinator Ruby Shao assists the Executive Director in developing strategic initiatives across campus. Ruby oversees the USA hub of Being Human, the UK’s only national festival of the humanities. She also writes, edits, takes photos, and designs graphics, drawing on experience from newspapers, think tanks, radio, and other outlets.

Previously at the Council, Ruby worked as a Communications Specialist, publicizing faculty, students, and programs. As a member of the Class of 2017 at Princeton University, she majored in Philosophy, earning certificates in Humanistic Studies along with French Language and Culture. She served as News Editor and Senior Writer at The Daily Princetonian. She holds a master’s in Philosophy from the University of Oxford.

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