Articles By Mariana Dale

Recent University of Arizona graduate Mariana Dale once woke up at 4 a.m. and drove hours to nab an interview with a cattle rancher about state funding cuts for drought relief. Ms. Dale says she likes the challenge of making complicated issues “accessible to people” and hopes to venture into new reporting subjects at the Institute.


Tommie Albert Collins III dreams of working as a designer for a major news publication. Mr. Collins’ long-term goal is to open a performing arts school for students who come from less-than-privileged backgrounds.



The New York Times Student Journalism Institute in New Orleans for 2014 is now concluded. We will resume in May 2015 in Tucson, Arizona.

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