J-Source: How to keep your emotional distance as a journalist

Appeared online at J-Source.ca, Feb. 14, 2014 Teenagers aren’t usually bald, but that is the only look I have seen on 18-year-old Michael Friedman. The teenage Ewing sarcoma patient lay in a SickKids hospital bed, receiving chemotherapy drip-by-drip, while I furiously recorded observations for my feature on cancer caregivers—recently published in the March issue of Reader’s Digest […]

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ANOKHI Media: Business Profile of Masalamommas

Appeared on ANOKHI Media, Sept. 19, 2013 Parenting magazines are getting a dash of spice courtesy of former journalist and mother-of-two, Anjum Choudhry Nayyar. The founder of masalamommas.com online magazine is on a mission to foster meaningful discussions among moms in the South Asian communities. Anjum Choudhry Nayyar with her husband and kids/STORIA PHOTOGRAPHY via […]

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TalentEgg: A Promising Future In Engineering

Created this infographic using Piktochart and original research. Appeared online at TalentEgg.ca, 2012 The job market for engineers has traditionally been fairly stable and reliable, much like the bridges and cities that these professionals help build. But with the recession weighing hard on student hires, many engineering students were left wondering whether their profession would hold up or […]

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