Investigative nonprofit newsroom hires Tsui as engagement editor/senior reporter

Anjali Tsui has joined The Examination, a nonprofit global health investigative newsroom, as an engagement editor and senior reporter. Recently, she was a project editor at The City NY. Tsui has also worked as a fellow at both ProPublica and FRONTLINE PBS. She interned at CNN, where she held associate producer and producer posts. She […]

Chiang-Waren joins The City as newsletter writer

Nonprofit news outlet The City has hired Xian Chiang-Waren on its audience team as a newsletter writer. Recently, Chiang-Waren served as a senior editor, newsletters at theSkimm. Before that, she was a senior associate editor at the National Audubon Society, a nonprofit organization. She was a culture editor at Outside Magazine and was an editorial […]

New York’s The City hires Robbins as senior investigative reporter

Tom Robbins has joined the nonprofit digital news platform The City (based in New York) as a senior investigative reporter. In the role, he will work on long-term investigations about New York City. Since 2011, Robbins has been an investigative journalist in residence at CUNY’s Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism. In the span of […]

Murthy working on service and explanatory news for The City

Divya Murthy, a graduate student at the Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism at CUNY, has joined The City, an independent, nonprofit newsroom in New York, to cover service and explanatory news. Previously, Murthy was a copywriter at software development company Freshworks. She worked in research and editorial at School Ki Ghanti, a nonprofit that […]

The City appoints ProPublica’s Klein as chief product officer

Nonprofit investigative news outlet The City has named Scott Klein its chief product officer. Recently, Klein was deputy managing editor at ProPublica, where he worked for more than 14 years. There, he also served as senior editor for news applications and assistant managing editor. He co-founded DocumentCloud in 2009 with colleagues from ProPublica and from […]

ProPublica appoints Sandoval research reporter

  Gabriel L. Sandoval has joined ProPublica as a research reporter. Recently, Sandoval was a reporter at The City, where he previously interned. He is part of the adjunct faculty at the Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism at CUNY. He interned at WNYC Radio, Chico News & Review and The Chronicle of Higher Education. […]

Pujols-Johnson to join The City as Manhattan reporter

Stephon Pujols-Johnson will join The City as a Manhattan reporter. He recently was working as a staff writer/reporter at the New York Amsterdam News. He has also worked freelance and contributed to various outlets, including City & State, The Athletic, The Sports Fan Journal, Polygon and others. Pujols-Johnson has a B.A. in journalism and mass […]

Siegel swaps Daily Beast for The City

Harry Siegel will join The City as a senior editor, departing his post as a senior editor at The Daily Beast. Siegel is the creator and co-host of FAQ NYC, a local news podcast headquartered at NYU’s McSilver Institute for Poverty, Policy and Research. His work has also appeared in City Journal, Commentary, The New […]

Kansas City Star makes 11 new hires

The following excerpt announcement was sent out: J.M. BANKS Banks is The Star’s new culture and identity reporter, a role envisioned to shine light on underserved communities. He grew up in Kansas City and is an alumnus of the Paseo Academy of Fine and Performing Arts and the University of Missouri-Kansas City. Most recently, he […]

NY Times makes three new hires to express desk

The New York Times has tapped Christine Chung, Amanda Holpuch and Vimal Patel as general assignment reporters on the express desk. Chung joins from The City, a local news website focused on accountability journalism in New York. Before that, she covered local government, development and community issues in North Hempstead for Newsday’s Long Island desk. […]