Both mother and daughter moved to the U.S. from Britain to pursue educational and career opportunities. They co-founded the Yasmin Leadership Academy, which provides career coaching and scholarships to young women.
Yes, journalism is not what it used to be. But who said it had to? According to the 2014 John S. Knight Journalism Fellows, journalism can be whatever you want it to be.
For Musikilu Mojeed, his passion for journalism began in high school, when the John S. Knight Journalism Fellow wrote an article about teachers whipping students for leaving the school through a hole in the fence surrounding the school and then leaving through the same hole themselves.