Aaron Gertler(Aaron L. Gertler)

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I moderate the Forum, and I’d be happy to review your next post.

I’m a full-time content writer at CEA. I started Yale’s student EA group, and I’ve also volunteered for CFAR and MIRI. I spend a few hours a month advising a small, un-Googleable private foundation that makes EA-adjacent donations. I also play Magic: the Gathering on a semi-professional level and donate half my winnings (more than $50k in 2020) to charity.

Before joining CEA, I was a tutor, a freelance writer, a tech support agent, and a music journalist. I blog, and keep a public list of my donations, at

New? Start here! (Use­ful links)

Aaron Gertler16 Apr 2021 8:07 UTC
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[Question] What ma­te­rial should we cross-post for the Fo­rum’s archives?

Aaron Gertler15 Apr 2021 10:06 UTC
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5 comments1 min readEA link

Your World, Bet­ter: Global progress for mid­dle schoolers

Aaron Gertler11 Apr 2021 21:57 UTC
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Real­ity has a sur­pris­ing amount of detail

Aaron Gertler11 Apr 2021 21:41 UTC
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0 comments9 min readEA link

The EA Fo­rum Edit­ing Fes­ti­val has be­gun!

Aaron Gertler7 Apr 2021 10:28 UTC
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25 comments5 min readEA link