Writing Samples

Here are a few of my most recent writing samples that were featured in The Hawk Newspaper. If you'd like to see more, feel free to contact me!

Looming crisis at the border

In November 2018 I had the opportunity to visit a small border town near the Rio Grande Valley in Texas. There, in Nuevo Progreso, Mexico, I was able to speak with Mexican citizens about the Central American Refugees headed to the U.S. border, and the rhetoric surrounding their migration.

A 16 year old boy who works at Taqueria El No Que No in Nuevo Progreso, Mexico. He is wearing a grey sweatshirt and a yellow apron and looking outside of the Taqueria.

PHOTO: THE HAWK

Former Hawk sports editors reflect on Martelli

After 24 years as head coach of the St. Joe's men's basketball team, Phil Martelli was fired. Here, former sports editors from The Hawk reflect on the relationship that Martelli had with student media.

former St. Joe's head men's basketball coach talks to student reporters on the basketball court. There is a large camera in front of him. He is wearing a red sweatshirt.

PHOTO: LUKE MALANGA/THE HAWK

Saying goodbye when you don't know how

After losing Susan Fenton, one of my biggest mentors at St. Joseph's University, I sat down and reflected on how she made an impact on my college experience.

A black and white photo of empty chairs at empty tables on a city sidealk. The chairs and tables are on the left side of the screen in the foreground, and there are people walking on the sidewalk in the background.

PHOTO: PAIGE SANTIAGO/TAKEN DURING MY FINAL PORTFOLIO WITH SUSAN