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Biography

Born and raised in the Detroit area, I began my journalism career as an apprentice for The Detroit Free Press in June of 2013. I am currently a sophomore at Ohio University majoring in journalism, and the assistant local editor for the school's newspaper, The Post.

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@EOckerman — 1,663 followers, 6,080 tweets

Girl on subway carrying flowers, gigantic sign asking if she’d go to prom with some guy turned to her friend and said “when I hugged Mike it was amazing, but not enough to change my life.”
Petitioning to ban any further covers of Harvest Moon
RT @alexdstuckey: Thanks to @brookelewisa for doing this while I struggled to get back to Houston: We still don't know why 1st Africa… https://t.co/uFMbtsvVwB
The number of robberies of federal firearms licensees reported to the ATF have increased 227 percent since 2013.  https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-01-19/gun-theft-is-sweeping-america 
@pbump Congrats on your Google award, you must have used a lot of internet!
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Awards

Best Freshman

2014 - Overall Performance on The Post
I was considered to be the best Freshman/newcomer on Ohio University's newspaper, The Post, in Fall 2013 and Spring 2014.