Editiorial Internship
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Location: New York, NY, USA
School: New York University
Major: Digital Content Creation/Journalism

Editiorial Internship

The Urban Justice Center | New York, NY October 2018- Present
• Producing, shooting, editing a docu-series on the Right to Counsel Movement and tenant rights against Major Capital Improvements in NYC rent-controlled buildings as the city approaches rent stabilization laws renewing in 2019.

President, Gallatin Film Alliance January 2018 – Present
• Organizes calendar for semester and produces syllabus for teach-ins
• Works weekly on film sets and leads weekly club meetings

Human. NYC | New York, NY
Head of Content Creation May 2018- October 2018
• Produced, directed, and filmed two long-format video series on the steps it takes to get into housing on a limited time frame
• Managed relationships with advocacy organizations, independent market researchers and other filmmakers
• Pulled materials from Muckrack, news clips, and website design daily, worked on a fast time table.
• Interviewed 115 over homeless New Yorkers, local politicians, outreach workers, and government housing employees

The Occidental Weekly | Los Angeles, CA
News Writer & Opinions Desk Chief August 2015-May 2017
• Investigated internationally-reported college news stories on 9/11 flag pulling and on-campus protest
• Built relevant and engaged Opinions following of over 4,500 users, averaging 2,000 views per story
• Lead and catalyzed team of 25 opinions writers to create a Pacemaker award-winning opinions section
• Screened and published 5-30 story pitches per week
• Wrote internationally-covered news stories, opinions pieces with over 16,000 views
• Edited pieces that were picked up by Revelist and The Huffington Post

Freelance Journalist | New York, NY September 2017 - Present
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Elmer Griffin | New York, NY
Legal Research Assistant May 2017-August 2017
• Wrote legal briefs on psychological capability for criminal investigations in Los Angeles County
• Summarized court cases on precedence for psychological impunity in Los Angeles county

Physicians for Human Rights | New York, NY
Communications Intern May 2016 – August 2016
• Reported breaking news for press briefs on human-rights violations to medical centers in Syria
• Copy-edited for over 10 human-rights centered publications on ISIS attacks on medical centers


Awards: Pacemaker for Winning Journalism, Gold Key in Visual Arts
Skills: Adobe Creative Suite for filmmaking and audio work, cinematography, all aspects of content production. Podcasting and radio. Latin (fluent), Arabic (high-level beginner)

journalism, digital content creation, film/video, photo, writing