Sydney Rutman is a member of the class of 2013. She majored in Sociology and minored in Education at Hamilton College. She spent a semester studying in Australia at the University of Sydney. She worked with Dr. Erol Balkan on the early (pre-filming) stages of his documentary, "The Euphrates Project." She worked as a production and development intern. Sydney previously interned in the development department at Animal Planet (Discovery Communications) in a past summer and hoped to further her understanding and skills in the media industry.