Paul Vancea, Segal Fellow

Paul Vancea

2012 Brandeis Undergraduate Segal Fellow

Paul Vancea, Brandeis class of 2014, majored in business, economics, and film studies. Paul moved to the United States from Romania with his family when he was 14. In high school, Paul was MVP of his football, wrestling and track teams while working full-time with his family’s business and maintaining a nearly perfect GPA. In his freshman year at Brandeis, Paul and a roommate initiated a student health and fitness club. In their first event, the club hosted a panel of experts to discuss various aspects of healthy lifestyles, i.e., fitness, nutrition, sleep and stress management. In addition, in his sophomore year, Paul and another roommate started an international media production company through which he hopes to use his filmmaking skills, passion for health, and economics/business knowledge to promote positive actions and socially conscious business models. Most recently, Paul was a start-up tech intern at IRIS-TV in Los Angeles. Paul completed his Segal summer internship with Albright Stonebridge Group in Washington, D.C. Paul has spearheaded the creation of the Eli J. Segal pilot documentary.