Daniel Roman

Class of 2021

I am a writer and photographer based in the Bay Area. I will complete my MJ in Journalism at UC Berkeley in 2021. Prior to attending J-School, I worked for 4 years at a violence prevention organization in Oakland, CA.

EDUCATION

  • University of California, Berkeley
    M.J., Journalism

  • University of California, Berkeley
    B.A., Sociology

EMPLOYERS

  • Youth ALIVE!
    2015-2019
    Positions: Community Health Advocate, Violence Prevention Educator, Intervention Specialist

AWARDS & HONORS

  • UCBSOJ Dean's Merit Fellowship Award, 2019-2021

  • UCB Chancellor's Public Fellow, 2015

PUBLICATIONS & OTHER WORK

  • Bay Nature Magazine, 2020, "Epizootic: How Plague Took Hold in Western Wildlife"
    https://baynature.org/article/epizootic-infectious-disease-and-the-environment/

  • East Bay Express, 2020, "Lost in Translation"
    https://www.eastbayexpress.com/oakland/lost-in-translation/Content?oid=29995521

  • East Bay Express, 2019, "The Birds and the Border"
    https://www.eastbayexpress.com/oakland/why-a-group-of-east-bay-artists-and-activists-ventured-to-tijuana-to-paint-quetzals-on-the-border-wall/Content?oid=28204038

MEMBERSHIPS & AFFILIATIONS

  • National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ)

REPORTING INTERESTS

Gun policy, Health, Human Rights, Technology, arts/culture, race in the U.S., violence prevention