WNYC’s ‘2 Dope Queens’ is a hit!

Recently, I began my internship at Wisconsin Public Radio for the summer. Then, this summer it occurred to me that I rarely listen to public radio until I found 2 Dope Queens hosted by two black women. The stand-up comedy series features The Daily Show’s senior correspondent Jessica Williams and comedian Phoebe Robinson. The WNYC…Read more WNYC’s ‘2 Dope Queens’ is a hit!

Never Be Afraid to Share Your Own Ideas

Inspiration and ideas come into our lives in various forms. Experiences, conversations, and the media in our lives can all act as guides to refreshing thoughts. I believe in the concept of recycling, but at times we need to be willing for the trial and error approach. After conversing with many colleagues and mentors, I…Read more Never Be Afraid to Share Your Own Ideas

Networking in NYC for the Emma L. Bowen Summer Conference 2015

Wednesday morning I woke up feeling a sense of pride, motivation, and a lack of accomplishment- not because I believe I did not do enough, but because I believe I can do so much more. Traveling to New York City for free, enjoying the Grand Hyatt New York at no costs, attending inspiring conference sessions,…Read more Networking in NYC for the Emma L. Bowen Summer Conference 2015

Beginning the Summer as an Intern for a Public Radio Station

After last Summer, I am excited to return to Wisconsin Public Radio and work with the Online Content team. I believe it is where my interest lies, both in academics and career wise. I am looking forward to exploring what it means to be a “digital journalist” as opposed to a “traditional journalist.” I look…Read more Beginning the Summer as an Intern for a Public Radio Station