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October 03, 2019

I wrote this article for ActionSprout's blog to inform users of changes to Facebook's advertising verification policy.

November 07, 2016

This multimedia project I created for my Convergence Reporting class with Marlee Baldridge, Tateanna McCaskill and Lauren Wortman. It concerns out-of-state campaign contributions in Missouri consists of an audio piece, photo gallery, text story and infographic and was picked to be aired and posted on KBIA, which is mid-Missouri's NPR station.

January 09, 2017

I completed this multimedia project about declining numbers of geriatric physicians despite a rapid increase in the number of geriatric patients nationwide for my Convergence Reporting class with Sarah Sabatke, Marlee Baldridge and Rayna Sims. The project includes a video, photo gallery, text piece and infographic and was chosen to be aired and posted on KOMU, Mizzou's NBC affiliate station.

January 16, 2017

Each week, Index on Censorship’s Mapping Media Freedom project verifies threats, violations and limitations faced by the media throughout the European Union and neighboring countries. For my internship in London I reported weekly on stories that gave cause for concern for the protection of freedom of speech and expression.

January 23, 2017

The Bahraini human rights activist Nabeel Rajab was due to be sentenced on 23 January but this was postponed for an eighth time. Rajab’s ninth trial date on charges of “spreading rumors in wartime,” “insulting a statutory body” and “insulting a neighboring country” (Saudi Arabia) – all of which are related to comments on Twitter – will be 21 February.

January 24, 2017

Each week, Index on Censorship’s Mapping Media Freedom project verifies threats, violations and limitations faced by the media throughout the European Union and neighboring countries. Here are five reports that gave cause for concern.

January 30, 2017

Azerbaijani opposition politician Ilgar Mammadov was jailed in 2013. The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) ruled in May 2014 that Mammadov’s arrest and continued detention was in retaliation for criticizing the country’s government.

January 31, 2017

Each week, Index on Censorship’s Mapping Media Freedom project verifies threats, violations and limitations faced by the media throughout the European Union and neighboring countries. Here are five reports that gave cause for concern.

February 06, 2017

Each week, Index on Censorship’s Mapping Media Freedom project verifies threats, violations and limitations faced by the media throughout the European Union and neighboring countries. Here are five reports that gave cause for concern.

February 24, 2017

Nabeel Rajab, co-founder and President of the Bahrain Center for Human Rights, was set to be tried on 21 February for a series of charges including “deliberately spreading false information and malicious rumors with the aim of discrediting the State, “insulting a statutory body,” “disseminating false rumors in time of war” and “offending a foreign country.” The “foreign country” at issue is Saudi Arabia.

February 27, 2017

Each week, Index on Censorship’s Mapping Media Freedom project verifies threats, violations and limitations faced by the media throughout the European Union and neighboring countries. Here are five reports that gave cause for concern.

March 13, 2017

The trial of jailed Bahraini human rights activist Nabeel Rajab on charges of spreading “rumors and false news” was deferred for a second time on 7 March until 16 April. The charges relate to televised interviews in 2014 and 2015 in which he criticized authorities. In the meantime, he remains in detention after being denied bail.

March 17, 2017

Many universities pay lip service to freedom of speech on campus, but actions often tell a different story. In an effort to limit insult and offense, universities also limit freedom of expression. Spiked’s survey of British universities examines the policies and actions of faculty and students and ranks them using a traffic-light-themed system.

March 29, 2017

Civil, political and human rights are harshly restricted and frequently violated in Azerbaijan. Independent and critical journalists frequently find themselves — or their families — targeted.

May 29, 2018

I wrote this piece for the University of Missouri's Reynolds Journalism Institute with Anna Kohls, Collin Krabbe and Marlee Baldridge as a culmination of our senior capstone project. For this sixteen-week-long project, we worked closely with the owners of The Berkshire Edge, which is an online newspaper based in the Berkshires in Massachusetts and Connecticut, to help revamp their online presence and boost reader engagement. We also developed creative and efficient ways to promote the Edge's calendar and real estate sections.

May 17, 2018

This is an article I wrote as part of my job as a community outreach team member at the Missourian, the local newspaper in Columbia, Missouri. I searched through reader comments on the Missourian's website and its various social media various platforms to create an aggregation of diverse opinions about the renaming of Robert E. Lee Elementary. This article relates to an article previously posted on the Missourian's website.

May 24, 2018

This is an article I wrote for the Columbia Missourian, a local newspaper in mid-Missouri, to provide residents with ideas for how to spend their weekend. I created an aggregation of fun, unique and diverse events to capture the interest of the paper's audience.

May 03, 2017

I was chosen to be an official CAPA blogger for my study abroad program in London. In this post I discuss what I learned during my semester across the pond.

March 29, 2017

I was living in London during the attack in March 2017 when a terrorist drove a van into a crowd of people on Westminster Bridge. I shared my thoughts and feelings with CAPA in this post.

April 12, 2017

This is a post I wrote for CAPA: The Global Education Network about Camden Town, the district in which I lived while studying abroad in London.

April 05, 2017

This is a post I wrote for CAPA, a company that helps match students with study abroad/international internship programs, about some of my favorite lesser-known places in London.

February 01, 2017

I have been vegetarian since I was nine years old, so this is a post I wrote for CAPA about being vegan or vegetarian while visiting or living in London.

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