Krishana Davis, 20, is an up and coming journalist from Baltimore, MD. interested in the fields of politics, news, and fashion. She is currently the fashion and perspectives editor the Spokesman, Morgan State University's student run newspaper. She is also a contributor for 101 Magazine,based at Howard University She has an expertise in print media, but is also savvy in online and broadcast media integration. She has hosted her own personal online blog for over a year. Krishana participated in a Youth Journalism Internship at the Baltimore Sun Newspaper. Additionally, this past summer Krishana interned with the Institute for Political Journalism at the Afro-American Newspaper in Washington, D.C. while simultaneously taking classes at Georgetown University.
Krishana became interested in politics after she began working with the Baltimore Algebra Project, a grass roots advocacy and tutoring organization that helps bring awareness to the gross underfunding of the Baltimore City School System. While there she helped to start at newspaper called The Advocate, which helps to bring awareness to the Baltimore City School System. Krishana has always been a strong writer and has written short stories throughout her youth. She coupled her interest in politics and love for writing with aspirations to continue covering a beat in politics on a broader national and international scale.
Krishana has acquired skills in producing audio slideshows through Sound Slides, online and print editing, online blogging, producing podcast, Audacity, webisodes, social media integration, and MS Office Suite.
Krishana is currently an honors student at Morgan State University. She has been on the Dean's List for the past four semesters. She is studying fashion merchandising with minors in both political science and print journalism. She served on her Class of 2012 SGA Board as senator for the 2009-2010 and 2010-2011 school year. She is also involved in other on-campus activities including the College of Liberal Arts Ambassador program, iConic Modeling Empirical where she serves as model and Public Relations Chair, and is a writer and Fashion Editor for The MSU Spokesman.
"My mind is constantly hosting a world wind of ideas."
- Krishana Davis