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Sara Hussain

Aspiring foreign Correspondent

Boston, MA

Sara Hussain

Sara Hussain works at a non-profit in Boston that focuses on providing homeless families with housing. She was previously an intern at ABC News and Fusion in Washington D.C. and attended Chatham University, where she studied Communication with a concentration in Broadcast Journalism and a minor in Political Science. She was originally born in India and moved to the US when she was nine years old. She would like to use her background in media to do profile stories on prolific women of color.

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Rewriting history doesn’t erase your crimes

Queen Victoria was a heinous bitch and before I spill the tea on this Dumb AF queen of tiny, no-sunshine island in europe, y’all can watch this Dumb AF trailer right here: Now the tea (it’s Earl Grey): As I was saying, queen victoria was a heinous bitch. Actually, let me amend that. She wasn’t just a heinous bitch.
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Boston Protest Against Muslim Ban and Anti-Immigration Orders

Thousands of Bostonians packed into Copley Square on Sunday, Jan. 28, for a demonstration organized by the Center for American-Islamic Relations in MA in solidarity with Muslims and immigrants. President Trump’s temporary executive order placed an immigration ban on seven countries that are home to large Muslim populations: Iran, Iraq, Syria, Sudan, Libya, Somalia and Yemen.
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History of American Police = Slave Patrols

I have learned a lot about history. I have learned about US History, World History and European History but I have never formally learned about my history. I have also never completely learned about the history of people of color. American schools don’t teach us a composite history. How can they in 28 days?
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Running for president in a post Obama landscape

Every presidential election is historic but some more than others. The 2008 and 2012 presidential elections were historic for an obvious reason: Barack Obama. And the 2016 Presidential Election will also be historic because of him. It’s a post Obama world that we live in now or more specifically, a post Obama political landscape.
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About

Sara Hussain

Sara Hussain works at a non-profit in Boston that helps homeless families find housing. She previously did an internship at ABC News and Fusion in Washington D.C. She attended Chatham University in Pittsburgh, PA where she studied in Communications with a concentration in Broadcast Journalism and a minor in Political Science.

As a student at Chatham University, she worked as Managing Editor on the student newspaper, the Communiqué. She was able to pitch, write, edit and assign stories for the paper.

She was also a Television Productions Intern at WQED, the local PBS station in Pittsburgh, where she assisted on shoots and was able to produce a story with a group of interns titled "A Touch of Technology" for the show Pittsburgh 360.

As a senior at Chatham, Sara worked on her tutorial/thesis titled: "PolitCool: In what news ways can you raise political interest in young girls?" She released a YouTube for it titled "Sarah's Bill," that would raise political interest in the youth and especially young girls.

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Skills

  • WordPress
  • TweetDeck
  • Hootsuite
  • Basic CSS
  • Basic HTML 5
  • YouTube
  • Final Cut Pro 7
  • Final Cut Pro X
  • Compressor
  • Instagram
  • Twitter
  • Facebook
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • AP Style
  • Video Logging
  • Editing
  • iMovie
  • InDesign
  • Filming
  • Social Media
  • Google Documents
  • Microsoft Office and Excel
  • Understand Punjabi
  • Writing
  • Gimp
  • Fluent in Hindi and Urdu
  • Can read and write French
  • Photoshop