Ballot Breakers
Samantha Perlman, 24

October, 2019

What was the best piece of advice you received before you ran for office? Run your own race. I think oftentimes, especially as young women, we compare ourselves to other people, feeling self-doubt or imposter syndrome...

I’m a 24-Year-Old Jewish Woman, and I’m Running for Office. Here’s Why.

August 23, 2019

On November 5, 2019, I am setting out to make history. At 24 years old, I am running to be the youngest woman elected to the City Council in my hometown of Marlborough, Massachusetts...

The Patch:
Marlborough's Samantha Perlman Endorsed By Run For Something

August 22, 2019

Samantha Perlman is proud to receive the endorsement of Run for Something (RFS), the groundbreaking organization that recruits and supports strong voices in the next generation of...

FAO Schwarz Fellowship:
Don’t Talk About Change. Lead It...

July 18, 2019

At 24 years old, I am running for City Councilor At-Large in my hometown of Marlborough, Massachusetts. If someone had told me two years ago that I would be running for office now, I would not have believed them...

The Patch:
Perlman Announces Run For Marlborough City Council

June 17, 2019

MARLBOROUGH, MA — Marlborough's city election may not be until November but candidates are coming forward now to get ready to hit the campaign trail through the summer...

Emory History Department News:
Former History Major Samantha Perlman (17C) Runs For City Council...

May 27, 2019

Former Emory history major Samantha Perlman has launched an at-large bid for city council in her hometown of Marlborough, MA. Perlman completed a double major in History and African-American Studies...

Institute for Canadian Citizenship:
Technology as Key to Collaborative Civic Engagement

March 27, 2019

It is just a two-hour flight between Boston and Toronto, and yet I had never visited Canada until my kickoff as an Institute for Canadian Citizenship (ICC) Fellow this past September...

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Phone: 508-263-0042‬

Address: P.O. Box 1072

Marlborough, MA 01752

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