School/Major: Boston University '13/Photojournalism | Ethnicity: Taiwanese-American | Other Language(s): Mandarin Chinese
Activities: Assignment Editor and Staff Photographer, Daily Free Press at Boston University; Historian, BU Taiwanese-American Student Association; Corps Member, Jumpstart at Boston University; Summer Intern, CBS New York
The role of journalism in government and politics: I believe that journalism is the fourth branch of government. It assumes the role of concerned citizens and serves as part of the system of checks and balances.
Placement: State Representative Kay Khan (D-Newton),
Chair of the Joint Committee on Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities