Student Work

Shortly after graduation, Daniel Flatley, '17 M.A. Business, published his Master's Thesis about the coal business in West Virginia soon after graduation. He's now covering regulation in Washington, D.C. for Bloomberg.

An American Bankruptcy

Doc '17 students Daniela Cruzat and Farrah Lopez are working on Born to Stay for NBC Digital. Daniela is now at CNN; Farrah is working with The Opposition with Jordan Klepper.

Born To Stay

Feeling disenfranchised, a group of previously apolitical voters in Pennsylvania, wages a grassroots campaign for the only man they feel can save them. A film by Doc ‘16 students Saraha Bellingham and Max Toomey.

The players for a dwarf basketball team are heroes on the court. But on the streets of New York, they’re outsiders. The Towers, a film by Doc ‘16 students Oliver Arnoldi and Maria Chiu, follows their struggle for acceptance.



Leila Miller, '17 M.S., produced this story in her investigating health care spring seminar where she found that deaf patients at hospitals lacked the adequate interpreter services during emergencies.

Gilda Di Carli, '16 M.S., published her master's project in WNYC  about the New York City public schools system's environmental testing policy and the need for more transparency about its contamination testing results.

Four postgraduate fellows from the Class of 2017, contributed to the reporting by Propublica, WNYC and The New Yorker that revealed how Ivanka and Donald Trump Jr. were nearly charged with felony fraud for misleading prospective buyers of units in Trump Soho, the family's 46-story condominium in Manhattan. 

While enrolled in the data concentration, Kevin Sun, '17 M.S., examined how Australia is making covert propaganda videos to discourage asylum seekers from reaching its shores. What started as a Medium blog for one of his classes ended up running as a story for Quartz.