Interview with Journalist Anna Jean Kaiser

"My favorite thing about reporting is meeting people from all walks of life who are always changing the way I think and see the world." Anna Jean is a journalist who has written stories for the New York Times, CNN and Buzzfeed to name a few. When she turned 22 she decided to move to Brazil where she now covers stories on everything from the countries development, politics and culture. Have you always wanted to be a writer? If so what lead you to studying to become a journalist? I didn’t always want to be a writer — I studied politics and saw myself going into international relations or diplomacy. But I wrote a lot for my major and always enjoyed it. While most of my classmates struggled to hit word limits I always found myself way over and having to cut back (which still happens!) When I came to Rio, I first was an intern at a NGO and writing for their bilingual news site. I reached out to the local English-language paper here in Rio and starting writing for them, which was my first introduction to journalism. From there I started working as an editorial assistant to the Latin American correspondent for the Guardian and started picking up bigger international clients — I fell in love with the profession so I kept with it! Anna Jean Kaiser What was your biggest takeaway from studying abroad (In Spain or at Sea)? Studying abroad really fueled my desire to pursue an internationally-focused career, learn other languages, and work in other countries. Both

By |February 11th, 2018|Celeb Interviews|

Here are the Most Liked Instagram Posts of 2017

Selena Taking the Lead as Always Remember last year when Selena Gomez dominated Instagram, taking 8 of the top 10 most liked photos on Instagram? Followed by Cristiano Ronaldo who took the other two spots.  Selena may not have taken 8 spots, she and Ronaldo still made their way to the list, this year with none-other than Beyoncé. 10. With 7 Million Likes we Have Selena Celebrating her 25th Birthday   A post shared by Selena Gomez (@selenagomez) on Jul 22, 2017 at 10:46pm PDT INSTAGRAM 9. 7.1 Likes for this photo of Selena Posing for Vogue   A post shared by Selena Gomez (@selenagomez) on Mar 17, 2017 at 10:21am PDT INSTAGRAM 8.  Cristiano Ronaldo earned 7.2 million Likes for this pic with his family   A post shared by Cristiano Ronaldo (@cristiano) on Aug 27, 2017 at 12:18pm PDT INSTAGRAM 7. Selena Making her Red Carpet Debut with the Weeknd earned 7.7 Million   A post shared by Selena Gomez (@selenagomez) on May 1, 2017 at 8:32pm PDT INSTAGRAM 6. One of Selena's other Pics with The Weeknd earned another 8.1 Million Likes   A post shared by Selena Gomez (@selenagomez) on Apr 15, 2017 at 6:04pm PDT INSTAGRAM 5. Cristiano found himself on the list again, this time with 8.2 million, showing off his new babies.   A post shared by Cristiano Ronaldo (@cristiano) on Jun 29, 2017 at 10:09am PDT INSTAGRAM 4. Beyoncé Sharing the first picture of her twins Sir Carter and Rumi gor 10.2 million likes   A post shared by Beyoncé (@beyonce) on Jul 13, 2017 at

By |December 24th, 2017|Celebrities|