I consider this story one of my top publications because it was my second article published on click2houston.com. According to Chartbeat, It generated high amount of click-throughs for a day. I was able to see how the digital world has potential to reach a large audience when it provides timely information.
As history was unfolding at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, I researched and wrote about Texas Olympians. This story was used by KPRC's reporters as a reference during their time in Tokyo. Through this article I learned how quick digital information can reach its audience compared to traditional methods.
My Latino Journalism class at the University of Houston collaborated with La Prensa de Houston Newspaper and Local Voices Network to encourage students to engage with community members. I wrote a story about a foreign-born entrepreneur. Later, the story was published in La Prensa.
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