News Editor (Online and Print) – Redbrick Newspaper – June 2018 – June 2019
- In June 2018 I will take over the position as news editor at Redbrick newspaper. In this role I will oversee the print and online news sections.
News Writer – Redbrick Newspaper (online and print) September 2015 – Present
- Writing news stories for the Birmingham area for University of Birmingham Students.
- Conducted investigations into student health and sexual harassment at the university.
- Live blogged several events including EU Debates and the French Ambassadors visit to the University after the Paris Bombings.
- Interviewed MP’s during the People’s Assembly Protest in October 2016 and candidates for the Guild of Students officer elections.
- Winner of the ‘Best News Reporter 2017’ award.
News Correspondent/Stringer – ITN June 2017
- For the General Election June 8th 2017 I was employed by ITN to cover the Birmingham Yardley and Birmingham Ladywood election count for ITV News.
- I had to report the overall winner and voter numbers to ITV News during the night of the count.
- I received a bonus for providing ITV with the headline result ahead of BBC, SKY and Press Association.
Staff Writer – The Beacon (online and print) September 2017 – May 2018
- Covering university events such as art gallery openings, visits from speakers and general university life.
- Conducted interviews with students and staff to acquire information for my stories.
- Covered the protest rally for gun control in February.
- I was responsible for covering the Student Government meetings each week.
- In the spring semester I was part of the unsigned editorial team which wrote on local and national issues.
Writer – The National Student (online and print) May 2017 – Present
- Contributor and reviewer to both TV and Arts and Theatre sections.
- My Photographs have been published in the magazine version of the online publication.
- As of April 2018, my articles have totalled 92,700 hits.
Contributor – The Indiependent (online) July 2014 – June 2015
- Wrote book reviews and weekly reviews of Doctor Who series 8.
Writer – THE CHAD Newspaper (print) July 2012
- Wrote up press releases which were published in the newspaper.
- Shadowed a journalist at the magistrate court for two days.
- Shadowed a photographer when the 2012 Olympic Torch travelled through the local town.