Clips

I’ve written for Vice, Gen, Bitch Media, The Guardian, and so much more. Some of my best pieces are linked below (and by category cause I’m organized like that).

Reporting:

“The Chaotic Mess of Back-to-School Season, According to High Schoolers,” Gen, 26 August 2020.

“The Students Behind That ‘Clusterfuck’ Headline Want You to Focus on Literally Anything Else,” Gen, 24 August 2020.

“COVID and Climate Change Have Put California Firefighters and Residents at Risk,” Vice, 21 August 2020.

First Sandy, NOW COVID: Lower East Side Activist Grapple With Construction for Climate Project,” Pavement Pieces, 12 May 2020.

$1.45 Billion Plan To Elevate East River Park Advances, Despite Some Local Opposition,” Gothamist, November, 13, 2019.

Climate Change Will Create 1.5 Billion Migrants by 2050 and We Have No Idea Where They’ll Go,” Motherboard (Tech by Vice), September 12, 2019.

“NYU Student Found Dead in Dorm Room,” NYU Local, March 3, 2019.

“IEC Comes to Agreement with NYU After Six-Day Occupation,” NYU Local, December 13, 2018.

“IEC Threatened With Suspension For Occupying Kimmel,” NYU Local, December 7, 2018.

“NYU Freshman Struck and Killed by L Train,” NYU Local, October 2, 2018.

“Parents, teachers, students at New York’s March For Our Lives urge sensible solutions to school safety, gun control,” Global Student Square, March 24, 2018.

“NYU Officials Address Aramark Firing, ‘Black History Month’ Meal During GCOMMS Meeting,” NYU Local, February 25, 2018.

“More than geeks — latest climate march on Washington turns out ‘people power,'” Global Student Square, April 29, 2017.

“NYU Students and President Hamilton Protest at the March for Science,” NYU Local, April 24, 2017.

“Veteran Reporters Say Ignore the Noise, and Localize,” SEJournal, Feb. 14, 2017.

“An Abandoned Building, A D.C. Mayor, and a Worsening Problem,” NYU Local, Jan. 26, 2017.

Service journalism:

“Still Stressed? Try These 11 Habits and Hobbies to Channel That Anxious Energy For Good,” Apartment Therapy, 4 November 2020.

“12 Environmental Justice Organizations to Donate Time and Money To,” Vice, 25 September 2020.

15 Top-Notch Tapas Restaurants in NYC,” Eater New York, September 23, 2019.

Where to Eat and Drink in Prospect Lefferts Gardens,” Edible Brooklyn, September 5, 2019.

How to Work Out Without Ruining Your New Tattoo,” Greatist, September 4, 2019.

Where to Bar-Hop in the Rockaways,” Edible Brooklyn, August 30, 2019.

How to Cancel Spotify Premium,” Motherboard (Tech by Vice), August 30, 2019.

How to Cancel Your Equinox Membership,” Motherboard (Tech by Vice), August 15, 2019.

How to Cancel Your Amazon Prime Membership (and Why You Should),” Motherboard (Tech by Vice), August 14, 2019.

Cultural Analysis and Personal EssayS:

“In case you missed them: the Guardian’s unsung heroes of 2020,” The Guardian, 28 December 2020.

“Why You Should Think Twice Before Using Sugar Skulls as Halloween Decorations,” Apartment Therapy, 19 October 2020.

“9 Books That Will Make You Laugh, Swoon, and Cry—All Starring Latinx Characters,” Apartment Therapy, 15 October 2020.

“‘Miracle Country’ Is a New Kind of Climate Change Memoir,” Bitch Media, 14 August 2020.

Cake meme reflects coronavirus absurdity in a world where nothing is what it seems,” NBC Think, 26 July 2020.

Gone Rotten: ‘Bon Appétit Is Emblematic of the Problem with Food Media,” Bitch Media, 11 June 2020.

I Sold My Soul and Watched 24 Hours of Star Wars at a Times Square Theater,” Jezebel. 20 December 2019.

Tip of the Week, “The Digital Faux Pas We’re All Making,” New York Times Smarter Living Newsletter. December 9, 2019.

Bringing Tex-Mex Traditions into a New York City Friendsgiving,
” Edible Brooklyn, November 26, 2019.

“I Crave Hotter-Than-Hell Spice All the Time
,” Greatist, July 31, 2019.

“Doing Nothing Is a Radical Idea for Marginalized People,” Bitch Media, July 22, 2019.

“After years of stewing, ‘Star Wars’ fandom goes to the dark side, Salon, June 11, 2018.

“Pixar’s ‘Coco’ Is An Enchanting Homage to Mexican Culture,” NYU Local, November 28, 2017.

Column Writing:

World on Fire: Environmental Racism and COVID-19 Are a Deadly Combination,” Bitch Media, 4 August 2020.

World on Fire: As COVID-19 Spreads, So Do Stereotypes about the South,” Bitch Media, 8 June 2020.

World on Fire: Like Natural Disasters, Pandemics Reveal How Fragile Our Systems Are,” Bitch Media, 24 April 2020.

World on Fire: People Aren’t Bad for the Planet — Capitalism Is,” Bitch Media, 27 March 2020.

World on Fire: You Can Value Healthcare and Climate Change at the Same Time,” Bitch Media, 28 February 2020.

World on Fire: Fanning the Flames of Climate Change as Australia Burns,” Bitch Media, 13 January 2020.

Blogging:

An ICE Nurse Revealed That A Georgia Detention Center Is Performing Mass Hysterectomies,” Refinery29, 14 September 2020.

“What to Know About the Lancaster Protests Following the Police Killing of Ricardo Munoz,” Refinery29, 14 September 2020.

 Seniors Speculate: To All The NYU Bathrooms I’ve Loved Before,” NYU Local, 20 May 2020. 

“SEC sues Elon Musk, may bar him from being CEO of any public company,” Salon, September 28, 2018.

“Apple now worth $1 trillion thanks to tax cuts and tax aversion schemes,” Salon, August 2, 2018.

“A Cheat Sheet For Folks Who Don’t Know Anything About The Marvel Cinematic Universe, NYU Local, April 26, 2018.

“A Brief Note to Kristaps Porzingis,” NYU Local, March 20, 2018.

“Justin Timberlake’s Pop-Up Shop Is a Beautiful Disaster,” NYU Local, February 12, 2018.

Photography:

Photos: These People Gave Their Homes Back to Nature After Hurricane Sandy Destroyed Them,” Motherboard (Tech by Vice), November 4, 2019.

“Think!Chinatown Launches Chinatown Arts Week, New Website to Promote Local Businesses,” NYU Local, October 25, 2018.

“Fire in East Village Causes Several Injuries,” NYU Local, October 3, 2018.

“Brooklyn Anti-Gentrification Network Marches Ahead of Tuesday Primary,” NYU Local, September 9, 2017.

“‘There Is Still Hope’: Photos From an Emergency Protest Against Trumpcare,” Broadly, May 6, 2017.

Profiles:

This Texas Nurse Called Out Her Senator for Blowing Off Frontline Workers,” Gen, 13 July 2020.

A View Inside the Toxic Work Culture at Cards Against Humanity,” Gen, 2 July 2020.

Shea Serrano Talks Movies, Other Things, and His New Book, ‘Movies (And Other Things),'” NYU Local, October 8, 2019.

“Local Sounds Presents: Akari,” NYU Local, January 31, 2018.