Ashlyn O'Hara


About Me

Student at The New School double majoring in Journalism + Design and Politics. Former intern and contributor at Our Hometown Magazine in Chula Vista, CA.

Location

Manhattan, New York
San Diego, California
Education
    The New School
    August, 2017 - May, 2021
    expected degree
    Bachelor's
    majors
    Journalism
    Politics
    Grossmont/Cuyamaca College
    August, 2015 - June, 2017
Work Experience
    our hometown magazine
    Intern
    June, 2015 - June, 2017
    company
    our hometown magazine
    title
    Intern
    overview
    • Wrote articles for monthly publication • Interviewed story subjects, including mayors, city engineers, and school superintendents • Scouted potential stories under the direction of my supervisor • Attended community events to network for the magazine • Handled and recorded data for feature articles • Crafted feature articles • Assisted with research for miscellaneous projects
Fun Fact
that I am left-handed.
Skills
Languages
French
Leadership
    Former Student Tutor
    Former Tech Editor for School's Key Club
    Student Contributor for LA Times' HS Insider
Hobbies
Activism
Journalism
Politics
Community Service
French
Reading