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Friday Night Salon | All From Your Phone: Creating Digital News with NBCU’s Maya Eaglin
January 28 – 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm EST
All From Your Phone: Creating Digital News with NBCU’s Maya Eaglin
Friday, Jan. 28
6–7:15 PM ET
online event; open to the public and all mentees & mentors
Get media savvy with us, all from the comfort of your phone! Maya Eaglin, digital reporter for NBC News, will share information about pitching ideas, the skills employed to get a great interview, as well as the production process used to create her stories. You can see her features on the company’s Gen Z and Millennial brand “Stay Tuned”, which has over 10.7 million subscribers, as well as on NBC News Now and NBCNews.com.
At Friday Night Salons, a special guest artist shares their personal and professional journey and guides us through a series of inspirational writing prompts.
Meet Your Salon Host
Maya Eaglin is a digital reporter for Stay Tuned, NBC’s news brand for Generation Z available on Snapchat, Instagram, TikTok and YouTube. Previously, Maya was a news associate at NBC News where she worked on production for The Rachel Maddow Show and in the control room for Meet The Press Daily. She has also interned for NPR, NBC-WRC4 in Washington and NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt. In college, Maya was a producer, reporter and eventually news director for her university’s broadcast station, Elon News Network. Maya has received two Hearst Awards for her reporting in college, along with several recognitions from the Broadcast Education Association, Online Pacemaker and College Media Association. Originally from the Washington DC area, Maya holds a degree in journalism from Elon University in North Carolina.