As the multimedia intern at Circle of Blue, I was the field producer and assistant project manager for Catalyst:, a virtual town hall series connecting California's water crisis to the rest of the world.
La Tierra Sedienta (The Thirsty Land)
While living in the town of San Pablo de Amali in the Bolivar Province of Ecuador, I completed a preliminary report on the water resources available in the community, as well as created a short film about the community's fight against a hydroelectric company for water rights.
Real Food at NU
As the co-founder and co-director of Real Food at NU, I have helped to build a movement towards a just and sustainable food system at Northwestern. We successfully campaigned for Northwestern to become the 35th Real Food Challenge Campus Commitment signatory in June 2015, pledging Northwestern to source 20% "real" food by 2020.
Reporting with Circle of Blue
While at Circle of Blue, I covered domestic water policy, including a series on the Line 5 Pipeline in Michigan and LA's stormwater policy. I also produced briefs about water policy in Lima.
Astrophysics Research Highlights
At the Center for Interdisciplinary Exploration and Research in Astrophysics at Northwestern University, I work as the communications associate. One of my projects is writing highlights about research taking place at the center.
RainReady Solutions in Action
As CNT's communication intern, I spearheaded the RainReady Solutions in Action video series, highlighting how innovators in the Chicagoland area are responding to the stormwater management crisis.
At North by Northwestern, I wrote The Petri Dish, a column about science and technology innovation at Northwestern, as well as covering environmental news and features.