Danya Issam Hajjaji is an M.S. student at the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism. She recently graduated from the University of Sussex in Brighton, England, earning a 2:1 B.A. in Media and Communications.

Born and raised in Libya, Danya attended a French school in her hometown of Tripoli. In the midst of the Arab Spring, she moved to Ottawa, Canada, where she completed her high school education at Lycée Claudel.

In addition to fluency in English, French and Arabic, she also possesses intermediate skills in Spanish.

Danya is a published writer and has experience in social media managing. See resumé.

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