On March 7, 2019, blackouts swept Venezuela, lasting for a week. I localized this national story in less than two days by talking to Venezuelan students my university about how it affected them, thousands of miles away.
Three generations of the Sims family achieved their goal of visiting all 594 towns in Oklahoma. I browsed their family photos and talked to them about some of their favorite destinations for this article.
A quick-turn-around article written on tight deadline when a beloved community restaurant closed.
In June 2018, medical cannabis was legalized in Oklahoma. This article investigates how an ironically-named dispensary –– and its proximity to the county jail –– indicate Oklahoma’s changing attitudes toward marijuana.
This is a social media video I created in Adobe Premier to accompany a an article on a local man who collected wild animals.
Holding down a job can be a vicious cycle for individuals with a past in prison, and Oklahoma has the highest incarceration rate in the country. This video and text piece I created with a fellow student tells the story of Tucara Taylor, who was given a second chance after 19 felony convictions.