My Library

Knowledge should be accessible for all. Even though I had little to no money growing up, I found ways to learn. Through the library, braille, peer-reading and screen readers I have found stories and facts that have propelled my life and career forward. If you are a student you can get free books with Bookshare. Click on a book image to an accessible Audible page where you can purchase the book.

Non-Fiction Philosophical & Historical Education

Fiction Favorites

October 2016 to Dec 2016, Morocco

Radio Medina FM
Reporter

Education

Graduation December 2019

University of Arkansas

Master of Arts in Journalism and Strategic Media

GPA – 3.85

Courses: Internship in Journalism, Journalism Theory, Ethics in Journalism,

Documentary Production, History of the Black Press, Seminar in Personality and Social Psychology

Thesis: The Impact of Social Media on the Lives of Blind People: Facebook Groups as a Case Study

  • Aim of research is to analyze the impacts of Facebook on the lives of visually impaired individuals

  • Research focuses on how blind individuals use Facebook as an information sharing tool and other purposes

  • Questionnaires will be administered to English speaking blind respondents online

Sept 2015 – June 2016

Mohammaed V University, Rabat, Morocco

Bachelor of Arts with Distinction in English, Applied Linguistics, Pedagogy and Methods of Teaching

Courses: Research Methods, English Skills; Reading, Writing, Speaking and Listening,

Teaching Methods, Applied Linguistics

Sept 2015 – June 2016

University of Moulay Ismail, Meknes, Morocco

Associated Degree with Distinction in English Literature

Courses: Reading Comprehension, American Culture, British Culture, Anthropology,

Cultural Studies, Intercultural Communication, Media Studies, English Language History, Theology

Achievements & Honors

  • The Linda K. Overstreet Scholarship Award, 2019-2020

  • Team Media Award, International Culture, University of Arkansas, May 2019

  • Certificate of Appreciation, International Culture Team, University of Arkansas, May 2019

  • Arkansas Traveler Award, Arkansas Governor, May 2019

  • Fulbright Scholarship (AMIDEAST) to the University of Arkansas, August 2017

  • Invited to North Seattle College as a motivational speaker, April 2018

  • Invited to Boston MA Polytechnical University as a motivational speaker, November 2017

  • Two Honor Certificates, the American Language Centre Rabat, June 2016, June 2017

  • Scholarship, FME (Moroccan Foundation for Excellent Students), September 2015 to June 2016

  • Certificate, the American Language Center, Meknes, Morocco, 2014

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