Claudia Cruz

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Claudia Cruz

Director of Internships and Experiential Learning She, her

Summary

Claudia Cruz is the director of internships and experiential learning at the Reynolds School of Journalism at the University of Nevada, Reno. Prior to that, she worked as a technology reporter for CNET en Español where she covered the industry and corporations like Apple, Alphabet and Facebook in Silicon Valley. 

Before joining CNET, she served as editor of the local news site Mountain View Patch, which she launched. 

Cruz also served a successful three-year term as president of the Bay Area chapter of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists.

In New York, Claudia served as editor of El Correo de Queens, staff writer for the Queens Courier and local reporter, The Manhattan Times. 

She received a Master of Arts from the Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism at CUNY, a Juris Doctor from The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law and a Bachelor of Arts in International Relations and Latin American Studies from Wesleyan University in Connecticut. 

Education

  • M.A., City University of New York
  • J.D., The Ohio State University
  • B.A. in International Relations and Latin American Studies, Wesleyan University