5Cs Grapple With Recent Spike in Alcohol-Related Transports

Published on Feb. 3, 2017, for The Student Life: During one semester, alcohol-related emergency room transports from the Claremont Colleges increased so dramatically that local paramedics and firefighters met with college deans to discuss the issue. Time spent dealing with intoxicated students prevented paramedics from dealing with unpreventable emergencies as quickly….

Series of stories: Pomona College art museum

Published on Jan. 24, 2017, and Feb. 24, 2017, for The Student Life: Pomona College’s legal battle to move a historic building and begin construction of a new art museum took many twists and turns. I explained the controversy surrounding the art museum plan and juggled the opinions of all interested…

California Funds Nonprofits To Serve Food As Medicine

Published on Aug. 9, 2017, for California Healthline: I visited a San Francisco-based nonprofit that provides food to chronically ill patients to report on an interesting partnership: California recently awarded $6 million to food nonprofits around the state to work with Medi-Cal, the state’s version of Medicaid, on providing healthy meals…

Live coverage: 2016 California state track meet

Published on June 4, 2016, and June 8, 2016, for The Davis Enterprise: I teamed up with another journalist to provide live coverage of my high school’s performance at the state track championship in Clovis, California. She took photos for our article, which ran the following week, while I live tweeted…

Assorted crime stories

A large part of my job as a metro/breaking news intern at The Sacramento Bee, especially toward the beginning of my internship when I worked the evening shift, involved covering crimes, accidents, fires, road closures and crashes. I spent a lot of time scrolling through Tweetdeck, monitoring social media accounts…