Editorial Portfolio

An emotional landscape: Artist’s book portrays women who have survived breast cancer

Arts preview for the Minnesota Women’s Press about a photographer taking an unusual route to publication for a grouping of photographs of women during or after a breast cancer diagnosis. 

‘People could not tell I was homeless’ 

I wrote this piece with Trevor Squire for City College News (CCN). The reporting was mostly his and the writing was largely mine. This was the cover story for the issue of CCN that won the 2015 Best of the Midwest award in the Associated Collegiate Press’ two-year college category. 

Undocumented students fight for visibility 

Published in 2015, this story, also for CCN, is about students who are protected from deportation and are able to work or attend school because of an executive order. The students brought forward multiple platform proposals related to living undocumented at a state student association conference. Significant disagreement ensued.  In addition to writing and reporting this story I was responsible for the photography

Why have women business leaders? 

Coverage of a speech by an expert from Catalyst on the business case for women in top leadership including such positions as CEO. Written and reported for Minnesota Women’s Press

An essay for Minnesota Public Radio’s website. 
Other samples, including for other types of writing, are available off-line.