As the Senior News Video Editor at The Michigan Daily., I spearheaded the creation of a robust video section and reported on a wide-range of national and local issues.
The Michigan Daily is committed to delivering relevant, accurate news to its audience. Founded in 1890, The Daily's ongoing commitment to the ethics of journalism made it the only currently daily distributed print newspaper in Washtenaw County. During my time at the Michigan Daily I spearheaded the creation of a robust video news section.
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Feature on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart
The Daily Show paid a visit to The Michigan Daily to do a segment about sensationalism (or lack thereof) in college journalism. It was great fun to work with them and see some familiar faces from the Daily Staff on the show. See if you can spot me! Hint: I'm holding a puppy. Of course.
Best of Ann Arbor 2015: The Slurping Turtle
Breaking: Michigan Response to Ferguson Decision
Exclusive Interview with President Schlissel
As News Video Editor I worked to coordinate, film and edit together this interview alongside my managing editor. Through a few technical difficulties and a long night of editing, we not only learned a lot but were able to get the piece up the same day.
UPDATE: Dave Brandon Resigns
President Schlissel accepted U of M Athletic Director Dave Brandon's resignation today. This news comes in the wake of intense scrutiny and criticism of the University's Athletic Department. Even amidst student protests, rallies and open denouncements, the resignation still came as a surprise to many. Be sure to check out coverage below including The Daily's interview with Brandon earlier this month.
Check out The Daily's Live-stream from the press conference today
Coming Soon: Video package including student reactions on the diag and footage of the press conference
Interview with Dave Brandon: U of M Athletic Director
In the midst of the controversy surrounding U of M's athletic director, The Michigan Daily had the privilege of getting an exclusive interview with Dave Brandon. As Video News Editor I was on a team of three to shoot this interview as Dave Brandon sat down with our Editor in Chief Peter Shahin.
U of M Rally: Fire Brandon
The recent controversy amidst football ticket policy changes and ignored injuries on the field has lead to tensions among and between the student body and administration. With the disappointing loss and Shane Morris' alleged ignored head injury this past weekend those tensions surmounted to a rally on the Diag, and later to President Schlissel's lawn, with over 200 students demanding Dave Brandon, the athletic director, be fired. This story attracted local and national attention and The Daily kept students and others constantly updated through their collaborative live blog.
This Week at the Daily with Daniel Markowitz
This Week at the Daily I sat down with Daniel Markowitz, student comic behind the viral video about Greek Life at U of M.
This Week at the Daily with Michael Gould
This week I sat down with Michael Gould, an associate professor of music at the University of Michigan. He spoke to me about his artwork, currently on display at the University, his background as a drummer and how he overcame obstacles through collaborative art and music. You can also find these pieces on The Daily's website.
This Week at The Daily with Emily Lustig
This week I interviewed Emily Lusig, the new Central Student Government's Vice President. Take a look to learn why the former VP had to step down, CSG's upcoming initiatives and a few fun facts about U of M's new CSG VP.