“Through this interdisciplinary program, I have been able to do what I enjoy the most—writing, research and learning about new topics.“
Academic Background: B.A. in Broadcast Journalism with a minor in Literature: Cinema Studies
Area of focus in CCT: Journalism, Censorship, Misinformation and Disinformation
What did you do before CCT? I have been in Washington for 7 years and graduated from American University with a B.A. in Broadcast Journalism in May 2019. I currently work in journalism as a social media producer at Voice of America, and I have been in this role for three years.
What activities do you participate in at CCT? I attend events hosted by CCT and the Georgetown University community. I am looking forward to continuing my research during my time in the program.
Why did you choose CCT? I chose CCT because I believed that it would help me in my journalism career and help to strengthen my research skills. Through this interdisciplinary program, I have been able to do what I enjoy the most—writing, research and learning about new topics.
What surprised you about CCT? The sense of community in the CCT program and at Georgetown University is very apparent! The faculty, staff and students come together to form an academic community that thrives on different ideas and perspectives. I appreciate the faculty and staff for their immense support in helping me navigate graduate school.