Brian Fore is a U.S. Army veteran and a student at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University pursuing a bachelor’s degree in journalism with focuses in digital and borderlands reporting with a minor in Spanish for the Professions.
Brian currently reports for Cronkite News: Borderlands, where he covers border issues and the Hispanic community in Arizona.
Brian worked as a video reporter for Arizona State University’s State Press, wrote about the immigration proposals of the 2016 presidential candidates for Missing From Mexico, reported on Arizona’s Salt River horses and covered an Arizona veterans beat for both NewsZap.comand the late VetsOnMedia.com.
Brian is also the president of the Student Veterans Association at ASU Downtown and works with student veterans to provide them with resources to ensure academic success, professional development, social engagement, community outreach and advocacy.
Brian served in the United States Army from August 2009 to December 2013 as a Field Artillery Ammunition Team Chief and Arms Room Non-Commissioned Officer In Charge.
He also served as a Public Affairs Correspondent in 2013, where he had many stories published in the Fort Bliss Bugle.
He received an honorable discharge and was awarded the Army Commendation Medal, Army Good Conduct Medal, four Army Achievement Medals, the Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Non-commissioned Officer Professional Development Ribbon and Army Service Ribbon.
Brian’s goals include reporting abroad in either breaking news or documentary production and writing a book.
Danielle Quijada is a senior student journalist at Arizona State University's Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication who is pursuing a bachelor's degree in journalism with a focus in digital and multimedia reporting. Danielle is currently reporting for the community section at The Arizona Republic and the borderlands team at Cronkite News, where she covers a wide variety of issues affecting the greater Phoenix area.
In the past, Danielle covered breaking news for The Arizona Republic and worked as a print reporter for Arizona State University's State Press Magazine. She also interned for an international publication, Index on Censorship, in London and a local Valley newspaper, Ahwatukee Foothills News.
Danielle's goals include achieving a master's degree in an additional journalism medium. She hopes to one day establish a career as an international multimedia journalist who reports on social issues affecting people from every corner of the globe.