Articles By Taylor Turner

Taylor Turner, a rising-senior journalism student at the University of Texas, sees journalism as a form of public service. She discovered visual storytelling in elementary school when she learned how to use a camera and a teleprompter and how to produce a news segment. She plans to pursue a career in international news as a producer or a broadcast reporter for a news organization.


Evan Ortiz has a knack for capturing the emotion of a moment. Mr. Ortiz hopes the Institute will teach him how to work under deadlines and enrich his storytelling abilities.



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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