School: Northwestern University
Sponsor: Sultana Zakir Naqvi Scholarship for Journalism and Writing
Alysha Khan is a 22-year-old graduate student at Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism. She recently graduated from the University of Miami summa cum laude with a Bachelor’s of Science in Communication. At Medill, she has been concentrating in interactive publishing and business journalism. She has helped lead coverage of Chicago’s mayoral elections, worked as a consultant for trade publications, and honed her craft as a business reporter. This summer she will be interning as a media specialist with a commodities brokerage firm in Chicago. Alysha is also an active volunteer with the AlMaghrib Tribe of Chicago.
Alysha graduated and is the Communication Associate at Rice Diary LLC.