Valene is a graduate student at New York University studying American Journalism. She is most interested in cultural reporting, photojournalism, music, art, and more. Originally born in Kingston, Jamaica to British-Jamaican parents, Valene moved to West Palm Beach, Florida at a young age. She holds a BA in Criminology with a minor in English from Florida State University. Valene currently resides in Atlanta, Georgia.
November 10, 2023
Introducing, Let Us Find Out: An AI-Enhanced Reading and Learning Tool
What if a chatbot could help students develop critical reading skills?
May 10, 2023
Laura J. Downey and the Lessons Learned on her Journey to Becoming a Media Executive
Learn how Laura J. Downey has been able to flourish in the journalism world, as she shares the main lessons she’s learned during her journey.
December 10, 2022
The Atlanta Beltline Comes to Blandtown
The historic community of Blandtown is in for change, with the approval of the Atlanta BeltLine expansion to run through the town by 2030. What does this mean for Blandtown's dying history?
December 8, 2022
Man Accused of Voter Fraud in ‘2000 Mules’ Sues Filmmakers
Georgia man accused of Voter Fraud sues filmmakers for defamation and wants more than just his named cleared.
October 24, 2022
5 Questions With Filmmaker Nelson Egh
Atlanta-based filmmaker Nelson Egh talks about his work and what inspires him.