Danika Worthington is a print and digital journalism student at Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication and Barrett, the Honors College in Phoenix, Ariz. She plans to graduate May 2016 with a Bachelor’s and Master’s in journalism with an emphasis in business reporting. Danika will also graduate with a minor in U.S. History.
Danika worked as a Dow Jones News Fund digital intern at Microsoft News in Bellevue, Wash., this summer. Previously, she worked as a part-time Page Editor for Gannett papers based out of Phoenix. Her internship experience includes Phoenix Business Journal, Church of England Newspaper, Arizona Republic-12 News Breaking News Team and Arcadia News.
Danika is interested in reporting on a variety of topics ranging from politics and public policy to business and immigration. She is also very interested in exploring innovative ways to present news, such as news games.