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Nichole is a 2021 University of Iowa graduate with a B.A. in journalism and English on the publishing track.

Currently, she’s a general assignment reporter for the Chicago Sun-Times, an editorial fellow for The Gazette in Iowa, and the editor of Off-Kilter Media.

She has experience in writing, design and editing for digital or print, as well as skills in podcast hosting and production. In all her work, the mission has been to give voice to the voiceless.

If you’d like to connect, contact her at shawnichole.ns@gmail.com