St. Louis racism and homelessness
St. Louis racism and homelessness

A blog post I created during my time as a Carnegie-Knight News21 Fellow after field reporting on socioeconomic issues in St. Louis, Missouri

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Food insecurity due to COVID-19
Food insecurity due to COVID-19

A piece co-written with my News21 colleagues on the state of food insecurity in the United States during the pandemic. This was completed after extensive research, virtual interviews and field reporting.

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Unmasking America Podcast
Unmasking America Podcast

I was an assistant producer of and primary writer for episode two of this podcast series, which focuses on disparities in policy and practice toward people in poverty during COVID-19.

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Firefly Bagels opening piece
Firefly Bagels opening piece

A human interest piece focused around a locally owned business that found success amidst a pandemic.

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Can NYS Change the Name of Trump State Park?
Can NYS Change the Name of Trump State Park?

This piece was written for PolitiFact New York and discusses the legality of changing the state park named after former president Donald J. Trump.

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Friars accused of abuse
Friars accused of abuse

This piece was a breaking news item. I conducted the interview with the president of St. Bonaventure University, in which he said he believes the bishop of Buffalo should resign. This story was picked up and reported on by all major Buffalo news outlets after I published it with some research help from another student.

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Media analysis: Kirsten Gillibrand
Media analysis: Kirsten Gillibrand

This piece comes from a blog called the Agora Center for Media and Democracy, which I was asked to write for because of my interest in the way media covers politics.

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Why Journalism?
Why Journalism?

A column I wrote about the reasons I got into journalism and the reasons I stayed.

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Pink Pumpkin Project Gala
Pink Pumpkin Project Gala

A local news story for the Olean Times Herald covering the stories of breast cancer survivors and a benefit in their honor.

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