Dr. Claudia Cruz
Claudia Cruz is the director of internships and experiential learning at the Reynolds School of Journalism at the University of Nevada, Reno. She also serves as editor of the Reynolds School’s Noticiero Móvil bilingual news service. 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 for 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.