Leviathan Jewish Journal at UC Santa Cruz


Amanda Leiserowitz is a fourth-year at UCSC, double majoring in Art and Design: Games and Playable Media, and Literature: Creative Writing. When she’s not writing, she loves to craft – everything from bookbinding and stamp carving to gouache painting. She’s currently Co-Editor in Chief of Leviathan.

Jackson Patrick-Sternin is a third-year at UCSC majoring in Film and Digital Media. He loves doing all things creative: writing, collaging, drawing, digital art, filmmaking, music production…just about everything! He is currently the Creative Director.

Mary Roche is a fourth-year student at UCSC, majoring in literature with a concentration in creative writing. Aside from writing her novel, she works as an editor and professional writer, and even finds the time between class and the office to bake scones.  She is currently our business manager and editor.

Rachel Ledeboer is a second-year student at UCSC, majoring in Classical Studies with an emphasis on Latin language. Rachel is an aspiring librarian who also loves Jewish history/literature, comics, pirates, and LGBT films, and is currently the Co-Editor in Chief of Leviathan.

Raina Scherer is a fourth-year at UCSC, majoring in Jewish Studies and minoring in History. She enjoys creating art and being out in nature. In the summers, she spends her time working at a Jewish summer camp. She is currently a staff contributor for Leviathan.