Minnah Zaheer

University of Texas at Austin, USA

Minnah Zaheer is a student at the University of Texas at Austin, a copy editor for her university's news publication The Daily Texan, a content editor for the student-run magazine Afterglow ATX, and an aspiring journalist. At the end of this semester she will be a senior in the journalism program. She is passionate about reporting on social issues and entertainment, and equally passionate about the importance of news literacy among the general populace. Her previous coursework and extracurricular experiences have shaped her attitude towards how the field of journalism needs to adapt to the rapid movement of news in the digital age, as well as the legal process behind being an effective journalist.

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