Relevant Experience:

WBUR/NPR - On Point (Jan 2019 - Present) Boston, MA

Radio production intern: Research, pitch and produce show topics, book guests, monitor online comments during daily 2-hour live show, and collect sound bites. 

WGBH/PRI - Innovation Hub (Sept 2018 - Dec 2018) Boston, MA

Radio production co-op: Book guests, write blog posts, conduct research for interviews, write promos, pitch story ideas, and produce show segments.

NECN/NBC Boston (Nov 2017 - Jan 2018) Boston, MA

Freelance digital producer: Publish news articles, and cut/edit video for websites and social media platforms.

The Scope (Sept 2017 - Jan 2018) Boston, MA

Platforms editor: Assist in re-branding and re-launching website. Edit articles and social media content.

Salzburg Global Seminar (July 2017 - Sept 2017) Salzburg, Austria

Communications intern: Write articles, curate social media content, interview seminar participants/guests, draft press releases, and produce monthly e-newsletter.

BBC Arabic (May 2017 - July 2017) Beirut, Lebanon

TV production intern: Shadow producers and directors on set, conduct research, assist in all aspects of production, and create social media video content.

About Her Magazine (Feb 2017 - July 2017) Beirut, Lebanon

Digital producer: Pitch stories, write articles for online magazine, develop and implement social media strategy.

Plastik Studios (June 2014 - Sept 2014) Beirut, Lebanon

Intern: Assisted in producing Plastik Magazine’s 21st issue, managed social media platforms, and launched online cross-promotional campaign for clients.

Skills:

Audio and video production, Reporting, Writing (news, magazine, copy), DSLR, Social media, Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office, AVID, Mailchimp, Wix, Squarespace, Canva, AP Style, CMS, basic HTML.

Languages: Bilingual proficiency in English and Arabic. Conversational proficiency in French.

Fellowships and Certificates:

Certificate in Data Journalism for Human Rights from “Journalists for Human Rights” (April 2017)

Fellow of Salzburg Academy of Media of Global Change (July 2016 - Aug 2016)

Worked with 68 students and 20+ faculty members from around the world to create a multimedia project involving global migration stories. My story tackled the LGBTQ perspective of Syrian refugees.

Education:

Northeastern University - Boston, MA (2017 - Present)

Master of Arts in Journalism (Media Innovation).

Lebanese American University - Beirut, Lebanon (2013 - 2017)

Bachelor of Arts in Television and Film. Minor in Multimedia Journalism.