Tommie Lorene

M.A. Student (Accelerated Program)

  • Specialty: Science Journalism
  • Areas of interest: Photo, multimedia, social justice
  • Undergrad Degree: Journalism, University of Arizona
  • Hometown: None
  • Background/goals: I am a non-traditional student who has been a portrait photographer, boutique manager, and massage therapist among many other things. My goal is to be a freelance journalist/photojournalist covering social and racial justice issues and, in particular,  how they intersect with the climate crisis.
  • Why UA: I chose the UA because I live in Tucson, but I have stayed because the support and guidance from the incredible staff.