List of notable awards and published work:

My interview with Thorny Games was published as a cover story in issue 49 of Tabletop Gaming.

My longform interview with three of the best pie pros was published in Epicurious.

My exploration of YouTube environmental ambient song editors was published in Sound of Life.

My review of the Cold War true crime The Quiet Americans was published in the Los Angeles Review of Books.

My investigation into purchasing fresh farmers' market produce during the pandemic was published in The Counter.

My critique of Vince Vaughn's bolo ties was published in MEL Magazine.

My exploration of the post-pandemic community-building board game Villagers was published in the board game magazine The Campaigner.

My interview with education experts on the future of post-pandemic small liberal arts colleges was published in Teen Vogue.

My discussion of cover songs, anxiety, and Spotify was published in Alma.

My exploration of extreme metal and tabletop roleplaying games was published in The Guardian.

My biography of Instagram's favorite old nude man was published as a cover story in Garage Magazine.

My analysis of coronavirus erotica was published in The Guardian. I read over 50 erotic stories for the assignment.

My culture feature for Rolling Stone followed the event-planning of the largest Minecraft graduation ceremony to date, where 515 students of the Class of 2020 graduated. I was one of them and provided photos, quotes, the story behind-the-scenes to this achievement. The feature was translated into Japanese for Rolling Stone Japan

I discussed my reporting on Minecraft college campus servers with Oberlin College and the podcast 2 Girls 1 Podcast from Daily Dot.

My reporting on students rebuilding their college campuses in Minecraft was published as a cover story in The Verge, Vox's technology and science vertical. The story was shared by the CEO of Microsoft, linked in the New York Times and NPR several times and suggested to become an entire book by an NBC News reporter, has been taught to prospective students and inspired countless other articles.

My review of Kelly Barnhill's short story collection "Dreadful Young Ladies and Other Stories" published in Strange Horizons magazine in fall of 2018 can be found here

I interviewed award-winning weird author David Leo Rice for Weird Fiction Review over tacos during the summer of 2017. My interview, photographs, and edited excerpts of Rice's work can be found here.

I was a member of the Quill & Scroll International Honor Society for High School Journalists during my time at Ithaca High School.

In my last two years of high school, I worked with the Digital Media Program of Ithaca High School, working as a host of the morning show, scriptwriter, and documentarian. Two of my documentaries can be found here and here.

I wrote the piece "Food Rescue Laws Elsewhere, and More Awareness of U.S. Good Samaritan Law, May Inspire Change" for the Good Food Exchange newsletter in early 2016. It can be found here.

I received an honorable mention in journalism in The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards of 2016 for my food writing “Fiery Foods and the Srirachaization of Flavor."

My journalism has been published in countless issues of Ithaca High School's Tattler from 2014-2016, during which time I was an editor of the Arts section and, later, News. My 2015-2016 articles can be found here, and my older works, many investigative, can be found in archived PDFs of Tattler issues.

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