Reporting Abroad: Neha Wadekar – USC Annenberg

March 20, 2018

When Neha Wadekar joined the Journalism Master’s program, she had no idea that it would lead her on a path to reporting from Nairobi, Kenya. Since then, her work has been published in Elle Magazine, The New Yorker, The New York Times, VICE Media and CNN, and her stories span across topics that focus on politics, conflict, foreign policies and women’s rights. Please watch, as Wadekar shares her insight on how she navigates as a multimedia journalist reporting across Africa.

Journalism Master Class: Neha Wadekar on Her Trip to Jordan – USC Annenberg

August 23, 2016

A Conversation with Neha Wadekar – The Fuller Project for International Reporting

June 29, 2017

Neha Wadekar sits down with The Fuller Project for International Reporting to discuss the challenges and thrills of being a female freelance journalist in East Africa.

Journalism Master Class: Neha Wadekar’s Mid-Year Assessment -USC Annenberg

April 20, 2016

Neha Wadekar (MS Journalism ’16) discusses how the first half of the nine-month graduate program affected her skill set. How her capstone project will take her to Jordan to cover the Syrian refugee crisis, and how the instruction she has received has helped guide her along the way.

A Journalist’s Reporting Trip to Jordan – USC Anneberg

March 10, 2017

USC journalism student Neha Wadekar recently returned from a reporting trip to Jordan.  She tagged along with the group Atlantic Humanitarian Relief to document its work and the impact of the Syrian refugee crisis in the country.  James McDaniels spoke with Wadekar about her experience.


Journalism M.S. Student Talks About “Boot Camp” – USC Annenberg

October 22, 2015

Current Journalism M.S. student Neha Wadekar speaks about the 2015 “boot camp,” which included students from all Journalism Masters Programs for four weeks of intensive learning. The crash course on all things audio, video, editing and writing formed a foundation for all the students as the official school year was about to kick off.