2016 Student Fellows

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Yardain Amron's picture
Student Fellow
Yardain Amron is an aspiring multimedia journalist with an eye for stories that bridge the gap between distinct experiences. He graduated from the University of Michigan in 2016, where he studied...
Shakeeb Asrar's picture
Student Fellow
Hailing from Lahore, Pakistan, Shakeeb is a senior at Medill School of Journalism, Northwestern University in Qatar. His interests include magazine writing, interactive journalism, civic engagement...
Natalie Au's picture
Student Fellow
Natalie is a rising senior at the University of Pennsylvania double majoring in Political Science and East Asian Area Studies, and minoring in Gender, Sexuality, & Women’s Studies. On campus, she...
Caitlin Bawn's picture
Student Fellow
Caitlin is currently pursuing a PhD in Global Health at University College London, after completing an MS in Journalism at Boston University where she focused on international reporting. She is also...
Christian Belanger's picture
Student Fellow
Christian Belanger is an undergraduate at the University of Chicago studying philosophy. He is managing editor of the South Side Weekly, a nonprofit newspaper covering the South Side of...
Michael Bodley's picture
Student Fellow
Michael Bodley is a senior at Elon University, where he plans to graduate in spring 2016 with a degree in journalism. The 2016 Pulitzer Center student fellow's work has been published by The...
Caitlin J. Cotter's picture
Student Fellow
Caitlin Cotter was trained as a veterinarian at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She practiced veterinary medicine, and then she went on to complete a Masters in Public Health at the Johns...
Camila DeChalus's picture
Student Fellow
Camila DeChalus is a multimedia journalist who wants to combine her passion for storytelling and global affairs to educate the public about social issues that go underreported. For the past four...
Dillon DeWitt's picture
Student Fellow
Dillon DeWitt is a social work major at Loyola University Chicago. His primary interests are in urban revitalization projects, interfaith coalitions, community organizing, and national advocacy for...
Sarah Fahmy's picture
Student Fellow
Sarah is an undergraduate at Wake Forest University majoring in politics and international affairs and double minoring in film studies and anthropology. She is passionate about storytelling and...