She has held internships at the Bleacher Report, New York Times Student Journalism Institute, amNewYork, and NY1 News. In fall 2011, she profiled anthropologist John Shea, whose specialties include tools used by cavemen. She also profiled emerging musical artists and wrote album and video reviews for the pop culture blog emcBlue.com. Frezghi says her most fulfilling assignment was an enterprise story on the effectiveness of New Orleans 12-year gun buyback program.
Ariam’s Istanbul Project publications:
Turkish Women Push Back Against Patriarchy
By Ariam Frezghi
July 14, 2013