Professional Experience

The American University Eagle                                                          February 2017-Present

American University: Washington, DC

Discussed current events, pitched stories, investigated assignments, and reported campus news for the student body of American University.


American Way of Life Magazine (AWOL)                                         August 2017-Present

American University: Washington, DC

Wrote articles utilizing narrative storytelling in both long form and short. Assignments focused primarily on current events within the Washington, DC, metropolitan area.


University Daily Kansan                                                                     August 2014-May 2015

University of Kansas, Lawrence: Lawrence, KS

Reported campus and state news for the University of Kansas, Lawrence, student body.



American University                                                                                       2015-December 2017

  • A. in Print Journalism (in progress)
  • Minor in Anthropology with a specialization in cultural anthropology
  • GPA: 3.40


MS Training Center for Development Cooperation                                                                2015

  • Study abroad program in Arusha, Tanzania, with a focus on advanced Swahili studies


University of Kansas, Lawrence                                                                                     2013-2015

  • A. work in Journalism
  • Minor work in African and African-American Studies
  • GPA: 3.40


Relevant Coursework

Anthropology of Life in the US

Visual Storytelling

Advanced Reporting

In-depth Reporting

Writing and Editing for Convergent Media


Journalism Ethics

Digital Skills


“Empathy Across Ideologies,” American Way of Life, January 2017.

“KU American Studies and Deep Listening Institute team up to bring improvisational music to the severely disabled,” The University Daily Kansan, December 2014.

“Notable cancer philanthropist gives KU Medical Center $10 Million in form of Challenge Match,” The University Daily Kansan, December 2014.

“Food drive works to provide Thanksgiving meals to families in Douglas County,” The University Daily Kansan, November 2014.


Relevant Skills

HTML and CSS proficiency

Adobe Premiere Pro



Additional Experience

Swahili Language

Elementary Mandarin Chinese and Pinyin


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