Nahima Shaffer

Class of 2022

Nahima Shaffer is a first-year master’s student at UC Berkeley’s Graduate School of Journalism, focusing on short-form video journalism. As a reporter, she has worked at Capitol Weekly in Sacramento, covering California politics, at UC Davis’ California Aggie reporting for the Arts & Culture beat, and at the Davis Vanguard covering YOLO County’s Superior Court.

 

EDUCATION

  • B.A in Political Science - Public Service
    B.A in African and African American Studies
    University of California, Davis (2019)

AWARDS & HONORS

  • 2020-2021 Graduate Opportunity Fellow
    2021-2022 Dean's Merit Fellow

PUBLICATIONS & OTHER WORK

  • CalMatters: https://calmatters.org/politics/votebeat/2020/11/california-risk-right-wing-militias/

MEMBERSHIPS & AFFILIATIONS

  • Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated.
    National Association of Black Journalists.