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I'm currently pursuing a bachelor of arts in broadcast journalism at Wayne State University in Detroit. I intern at the NBC-affiliate in Detroit and work part-time as an MMJ for Shelby TV in Macomb County.

Fluent in Arabic.

Familiar with AP style.

Comfortable with Premiere Pro and Final Cut editors.

Familiar with P2 video cameras and EFP set-up and take-down.

Comfortable appearing on-camera and/or working behind the scenes.

May 2016 - Present


Assignment Desk Intern

Assist newsroom personnel in monitoring scanner traffic, email and social media for breakers and possible story ideas. Answer incoming calls and gather information from tip callers, reporters and photographers from the field. Log competing broadcasts and input story notes into iNEWS. Accompany photographers on breakers and gather information from official sources. Write and post web stories and videos using Lakana products and Aurora editor.

Jan. 2014 - Present

Shelby TV


Cover local crime and breaking news in Macomb County for weekly news program which airs to 25,000 homes on WOW, Comcast and AT&T. Shoot and edit news packages using P2 video cameras and Final Cut Pro editing software. Operate EFP camera for live-to-tape high school sports coverage. Covered widely reported Stony Creek crash live on the scene and through the investigation.

Aug. 2014 - Present

The South End

Contributing Writer

Write news stories of interest to the Wayne State University campus body and Midtown Detroit area. Photograph campus events and other newsworthy happenings, and shoot and edit video segments using Canon EOS 6D.

Mar. 2014 - Present

Lebanese Examiner

Online Editor

Cover and report on issues of interest to the Lebanese and Lebanese-American community. Monitor newswires and ground reports using social media and online database. Write original news and feature stories for online publication. Write and schedule social media posts on Facebook and Twitter. Covered the widely reported trash crisis and mass protests in Beirut in August 2015.

2014 - 2017

Wayne State University


Pursuing a Bachelor of Arts in Broadcast Journalism

Member of the Journalism Institute for Media Diversity Professional Honors Program

Recipient of 2014-2018 full tuition scholarship and 2014 Rosa Parks Scholarship

Recipient of 2016 Michigan Association of Broadcasters Foundation Scholarship

Recipient of 2016 Sinclair Broadcast Group Diversity Scholarship

2009 - 2013

Dakota High School

Macomb, MI

PREVIEW: Is Kim Mathers getting special treatment?

PREVIEW: Is Kim Mathers getting special treatment?

I first broke the story about Mathers' DUI case and alleged special treatment.

Sentenced for Stealing Money from Baseball Team

Sentenced for Stealing Money from Baseball Team

Man sentenced for stealing money from his own baseball team

Kim Mathers Back in Court

Kim Mathers Back in Court

Judge unsealed court records after exclusive story

NABJ-NAHJ Anchor Reel

NABJ-NAHJ Anchor Reel

Sample co-anchor at WJLA in Washington D.C.

WSU wellness program aims to help students quit smoking

Carhartt sponsors ‘Back to School Bash’ at WSU School of Business

WSU defends food service provider after controversy, student criticism

TSE TV: Board of Governors Town Hall Meeting recap

TSE TV: New apartments to open north of campus

TSE TV: School of Business unveils new name

TSE TV: WSU students react to power outage

WSU hosts engineering program to mentor female youth

WSU marketing and communication discuss branding efforts, results, at Insiders event

WSU participates in annual Metro Detroit Youth Day on Belle Isle

Wayne State students angry over Wi-Fi service

$100K grant awarded to WSU for citizen democracy initiative

WSU to host 100-mile cycling fundraiser through Detroit next month

Wayne Law, former US Senator Levin gear up to launch new Levin Center