Alumni Spotlight: Riham Feshir
Riham Feshir, BA, 2008
Riham was one of the recipients of 2019 Above the Fold Award winners, where the Hubbard School of Journalism & Mass Communication honor alumni under the age of 40 who have made exceptional contributions to their field. Riham is a reporter at MPR News, where she covers race and immigration.
Riham’s Award-winning work
She was the co-creator (along with fellow Hubbard School of Journalism alum, Jon Collins) of 74 Seconds, an innovative podcast that covered the first-ever trial of a Minnesota police officer charged in an on-duty death. Riham’s work on the podcast won national awards, including a Peabody, Livingston and Third Coast Best Documentary.