Posts tagged The Real Chi
Diana Adeniyi

Education and Youth Reporter, The Real Chi

A Chicago native, I’ve been working as a reporter for Free Spirit Media since last year. I am a junior at Clark Atlanta University and I like to read and watch documentaries in my spare time.

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Armani Baker

Education and Youth Reporter, The Real Chi

Armani Baker is a proud native of the south side of Chicago. She is an aspiring broadcast journalist with determination to tell promising stories about urban neighborhoods, politics of identity, and influences on education.

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Samuel González Kelly

Arts and Culture Reporter, The Real Chi

Sam is a Chicago native from the Logan Square area. He graduated from Pomona College in 2018, where he majored in Media Studies and minored in Music, in addition to serving on the staff of both the Pomona Office of Communications and the campus radio station, KSPC 88.7 FM.

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Briana Madden

Economic Justice Editor, The Real Chi

Briana is a 25 year-old from the south side of Chicago, who uses she/her/hers pronouns. She graduated from Illinois State University in 2013 with a BA degree in Journalism and a minor in sociology.

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Pascal Sabino

Environmental Health and Wellness Editor, The Real Chi & Industry Pathways 2018 Cohort

Pascal Sabino is a Chicagoland native but has only recently returned to his home city. He is a graduate of Pomona College in Claremont, CA and holds a BA in Politics and Economics.

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Kelli C. Walker

Environmental Health and Wellness Reporter, The Real Chi

Kelli is an aspiring journalist who was raised as a city girl on the South Side of Chicago in a home full of southern love from Montgomery, Alabama and Natchez, Mississippi. She uses her skill of journalism to shine a light on marginalized stories within her community and her college campus.

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Elijah Walker

Criminal Justice Reform Reporter, The Real Chi

Elijah will be graduating from Benedictine University in August 2018. He has written for The Eye of the Eagle and The Spectator including sports columns and conducting one on one interviews on camera.

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Lee Edwards

Program Coordinator, The Real Chi

Lee Edwards comes to Free Spirit Media after several years covering a variety of beats in print, digital, and multimedia mediums across the Chicagoland region for the past six years as a multimedia/digital journalist.

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