The Black and White

Valerie Akinyoyenu

Valerie Akinyoyenu, Online Managing Editor

Grade: 12


Interests: Singing, Writing, Speech & Debate


Why did you join the Black & White? I joined the paper because I recognize that high schoolers otherwise have limited opportunities to simultaneously influence, inform and amplify voices in the community.


Why are you well suited to write/edit for your section or to perform your job?  Aside from reporting for the Black & White as a news writer last year, I've explored various journalistic styles and techniques in journalism programs at Georgetown University and American University.

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