Writing Portfolio

Work for The Observer:

Irish Insider cover features and accompanying print editions:

From the shadows: Durham Smythe and accompanying print edition.

Jumping back in: DeShone Kizer and accompanying print edition.


Other Observer stories:

Jarrett Grace hopes to come back strong

Christmas music heathens

Cal Petersen makes 100th career appearance in net for Notre Dame

Patrick McDonald tosses immaculate inning, Irish to welcome Blue Devils

Borland leads by example

A great day to be Notre Dame

Mike Collins to announce 200th home football game

No comparison to a night on fresh ice


Father Theodore Hesburgh commemorative issues (first here, then here) and memorial website.

– My commencement-issue column reflecting on that night: Not-so minor miracles


South Bend Tribune clips:

Stewart lands Evans dream

SB Cubs relievers find ways to stay loose


Data visualization work for Journalism minor:

Data Journalism final project:  Notre Dame reports $3.8 billion in ‘investments’ in ‘Central America and the Caribbean’

Venngage Graphic: Notre Dame is Frozen Four Bound (also published online with The Observer‘s Irish Insider coverage)

StoryMapJS: Great parks around South Bend

Google Trends:  Local campaign reform, bears in schools and some ‘fowl’ luck

DataWrapper:  Craft brewery surge led by Northeast, Pacific Northwest and Rocky Mountains

I have also completed assignments and in-class activities using 360-degree photo apps, such as Bubbli, and shooting for virtual reality with a 360-degree camera.