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Laura Cohen

Laura Cohen

January 29, 2015

Laura Cohen '15 finds plenty of motivation to pursue her dreams in advocacy journalism.

Taking inspiration from her feminist mentors working in print and digital media, Laura Cohen ’15, hopes to one day help change how women and other marginalized groups are examined in mainstream media.

“I hope to work for a magazine or digital publication that focuses on women’s issues, among other social justice issues,” says Cohen, a dual major in magazine and women’s and gender studies at the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications and the College of Arts and Sciences respectively. “I think journalism is a powerful tool in promoting change because stories bring awareness.” Read more at: AS News