Career in Local News Leads to Emmy-Winning Success for Recent SMPA Alumn
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Senior Farida Fawzy and junior Nana Agyemangare the first set of winners to receive the J. Michael Shanahan Journalism Internship Fund, which allows rising seniors in the journalism and mass communication major to pursue a summer internship at a news organization that they otherwise might not have been able to afford. Both winners are pursuing careers in journalism, yet in very different ways and come from very different backgrounds.
May 13, 1985 was the day MOVE, a black liberation group in Philadelphia, was bombed by police. 11 people were killed, and more than 60 homes were destroyed.