Clips of the Week

January 10, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Clips of the Week
Check out out latest links – including Anne Lagamayo's New York Times video dispatch from the Philippines in the wake of Typhoon Haiyan.

Check out our latest links – including Anne Lagamayo’s New York Times video dispatch from the Philippines in the wake of Typhoon Haiyan.

A new year brings new clips. Check out some of the latest links from our reporters, past and present:

•Anne Lagamayo, in a video for The New York Times, interviewed an 11-year-old girl who lost her mother in Typhoon Haiyan.

•Bianca Flowers’ story about street vendors facing hardships in Sunnyside made the Daily News.

•Our latest special report, Rich Playground/Poor Playground, proved a team effort led by reporters from the Class of ‘13 (Gabrielle Alfiero, Kevin R. Convey, Jordan Davidson, Catherine Featherston, Angela Johnson, Kamelia Kilawan, Corrie Lacey, Michael Russell, Tobias Salinger, Jess Scanlon and Anna Teregulova) with an assist from some Class of ‘14 reporters (Allegra Abramo, Rebecca Bratek, Valentina Cordero, Kelly Dickerson, Arman Dzidzovic, Camilo Gomez, Jenna O’Donnell, Pearl Macek, Jennifer Lehman, Denisse Moreno and Kayle Schnell). Meanwhile, Aine Pennello covered a holiday event at the New York Foundling Hospital.

•Jessica Glazer reported on the polar vortex’s impact on cell phones in a post for NPR’s All Tech Considered page.

•Nick Forrester contributed to an International Business Times story about Olympic skier Mikaela Shiffrin.

•Rosie Goldensohn covered an accident at a Brooklyn cemetery for DNAInfo. Frank Green reported that Con Edison pays millions a year for human parking spot placeholders.

•Caroline Lewis’ guide to city government found a home in Gotham Gazette.

•Oresti Tsonopoulos profiled a bookdealer with a story of his own to tell for Narrative.ly.

•The latest from The Nabe includes posts by Rebecca Bratek, Reem Nasr, Chinwe Oniah, Philippe Theise and Amanda Woods.

•Qingqing Chen, reporting for the Mott Haven Herald, reported on plans for a children’s museum in the Bronx. Patrick Gillespie profiled a former college football player turned principal. Chelsea Hirsch reported on plans for a new apartment complex.

•Gwynne Hogan profiled a Bushwick congregation for Voices of NY. Stefani Kim wrote changing Dyker Heights.

•Shannon Ayala, on assignment for Curbed, reported on a promise to expand public space at the planned Manhattan West development.

•A photo Orie Givens tweeted of a subway rescue operation got picked up by Channel 7 and Gothamist.

A few nuggets from our Alumni Corner:

Lindsay Armstrong, Roxanna Asgarian and Gwen McClure wrote pieces for a Juvenile Justice Information Exchange series about juvenile court.

•Kate Pastor contributed to The New York Times’ story about the plane that landed on the Major Deegan Expressway.

•Shamanth Rao, in a piece for The Wall Street Journal’s Live Mint site, wrote about how Mount Everest came to be named after a man who had never seen the mountain.

•NPR’s Code Switch blog put The New York Times’ Tanzina Vega on its list of journalists of color to watch in 2014.

Congrats to all — and keep ‘em coming!