The Wash

CNR, Fall 2021

Hi and welcome to Community News Reporting! This page will serve as your digital home for everything you’ll need for this course.

Minimum Requirements for Stories

  • at least 700 words
  • at least 2 pictures
  • at least 3 human sources from interviews you conduct, including 1 expert and 1 real person
  • social media tease

Neighborhood Assignments


Group A

Sophie Austin: AdMo / Woodley Park
Shelby Fishman: Bloomingdale / Eckington / Truxton Circle
Gianna Gronowski: MoCo
Aneeta Mathur-Ashton: Navy Yard / SW Waterfront
Kahindo Musongera: CoHi / Mt. Pleasant
Grace Nardei: Shaw / U Street / Logan Circle
Carley Welch: Petworth

Group B

Muhammed Al-Refai: Alexandria
Rebekah Alvey: Brightwood / Takoma Park
Alice Berry: NoMa / Gallaudet / Trinidad
Heidi Kirk: Dupont Circle
Rachel Looker: Arlington
Vanessa Montalbano: Gallery Place / Chinatown
Nick Trombola: Cap Hill


Group A

Keely Bastow: Downtown
McKenzie Beard: Dupont Circle
Kayla Gallagher: Cap Hill
Rosie Hughes: H Street
Elise Kline: NoMa
Heather MacNeil: Arlington
Mike Pesoli: Georgetown

Group B

Lauren Berryman: Bethesda / Chevy Chase
Caroline Boyle: Shaw / U Street / Logan Circle
Emily Colkitt: MoCo
Alec D’Angelo: AdMo / Woodley Park
Hanna Holthaus: CoHi / Mt. Pleasant
Haley Murphy: Navy Yard / SW Waterfront
Megan Ruggles: Foggy Bottom / West End

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