About

Isa is a Peruvian-American student, creative, and journalist based in New York City. She has experience reporting, writing, editing, and working in digital and broadcast journalism environments. She currently attends Barnard College and serves as the Arts & Culture Editor for the Columbia Daily Spectator. Isa's reporting interests include culture, art, politics, and Latino interest stories. Her multimedia work has appeared in the Columbia Daily Spectator, NBC News, Hawaii News Now, and Untapped New York. She is a member of the NAHJ, ONA, and Dow Jones News Fund,  and her collegiate reporting has received recognition from the Society of Professional Journalists. She likes to dance, write, make jewelry, try every free-trial yoga class she can find, and ask too many questions at family functions— as a journalist does.