Glynn A. Hill

Digital Journalist

(267) 320-7433

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@Glynn_Hill

Resume

Experience

Reporter
Houston Chronicle
September 2015 – [present]

Global News Intern
Associated Press
June 2015 – August 2015 (3 months)

NNPA Foundation Reporting Intern
The Washington Informer
January 2015 – April 2015 (4 months)

Knight Scholarship Recipient
Investigative Reporters and Editors, Inc.
March 2015 (1 week)

Digital Production Intern
USA TODAY
September 2014 – December 2014 (4 months)

Knight Foundation HBCU Digital Media Fellow*
Online News Association
September 2014 (1 week)

Collegiate Correspondent
USA TODAY
August 2014 – September 2014 (2 months)

Editor-in-Chief
The Hilltop
June 2013 – July 2014 (1 year 2 months)

Student Reporter
The New York Times Student Journalism Institute
May 2014 – June 2014 (2 weeks)

Reporting Intern
Washington Afro-American Newspaper
June 2014 – August 2014 (3 months)

Play-by-Play Announcer/ Producer
Howard Sports Network
February 2012 – March 2014 (2 years 2 months)

Sports Editor
The Hilltop
January 2013 – May 2013 (5 months)

Reporter
Spotlight Network, WHUT-TV 32, PBS
August 2011 – April 2012 (9 months)

Writing Intern
Sumo Skinny, LLC
May 2012 – August 2012 (4 months)

 

Freelanced for: The Washington InformerThe District Chronicles, Trice Edney News Wire   

Contributor for: The Hilltop, 101 Magazine, Howard University News Service

Blogger for: All Digitocracy, Howard Sports Network, Elite Insiders, Sports Cipher, The Island 

Graphic Designer for: The Hilltop, 101 Magazine

Research Assistant: Summer 2013 & 2014

Organizations: NABJ HBCU Task Force Co-chair of Professional Development 

 

Awards

  • NABJ Salute to Excellence Collegiate Award Winner (2015)          For online news reporting 
  • Hearst Award Finalist (2015)                                                                 Placed in the top 20 in the country of the breaking news category of the Hearst Awards
  • Exemplar Award (2015)                                                                              Top performing male student-journalist throughout collegiate career
  • Paul Robeson Award (2015)                                                                       For creative excellence and outstanding achievement
  • Harry S. McAlpin, Jr. White House Correspondents Association Scholarship (2014)*
  • WHUT Spotlight Network Reporter of the Year (2012)

 

Academic

Howard University, Washington, D.C.

B.A., Journalism  | Political Science minor 

  • School of Communications Dean's List
  • Drew Hall Honor Society

Courses:

  • Multimedia Storytelling
  • Communications Law
  • Advanced Reporting & Writing
  • Publications Production
  • Principles of Economics
  • Copy Editing
  • Political Theory
  • News Lab
  • Ethics in Journalism
  • National Government of the U.S.
  • Spanish I-IV

St. Joseph's Preparatory School, Philadelphia, PA

*First-ever recipient