All posts by Darlene Aderoju

Signing Off: Darlene Aderoju

Serving in the inaugural class of Active Voice Fellows was the opportunity of a lifetime. I was able to work under the guidance of two mentors who’ve grown to be dear to me, Stephanie Leibert and Frank LoMonte, along with...

/ August 23, 2017

Election Day 2016: I Wish It Was a Dream

On Election Day 2016 I had the privilege of working as a reporter for the Howard University News Service. My classmates and I were each responsible to produce at least one audio or video news package to be featured online....

/ January 2, 2017

Why I chose to get active with The Active Voice

Many high school students, particularly those in low-income communities, are not afforded the opportunity to access journalism courses. Additionally, many low-income high schools do not inform students of their free speech rights. Schools that allow students to contribute to their media often limit...

/ November 27, 2016