I recently graduated from the masters program at Columbia College Chicago in the department of journalism and during the spring semester, I had the opportunity to not only report extensively on the 2016 Presidential Election, but also take a basic coding class.
Some might think a fucking coding class? Yes, fucking coding. The experience and knowledge I gained was like sitting behind Payton Manning, learning how to dissect defenses day in and day out. In simple terms, it was very beneficial to my growth as a journalist. Continue reading →
Legislative dialog is still being formed between state officials that would ensure paid healthcare leave to employees across Illinois. Continue reading →
During my final semester at Columbia College Chicago I was fortunate enough to follow the 2016 Campaign Trail. The photos below were taken by this reporter during political primaries in Iowa, South Carolina, Wisconsin and Illinois. Continue reading →
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After their midnight set at Liar’s Club located at 1665 W. Fullerton Avenue, brothers Alex and Brett Fishback set up a booth to sell merchandise for their band, Long Live the Goat. Continue reading →
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With negotiations between Gov. Bruce Rauner and the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees virtually non-existent, Wisconsin labor unions offer telling words of their own struggle five years ago. Continue reading →