Published Works

My Foray into Journalism

2012 – Present “Huffington Post”

Freelance blogger.


2011 August – 2012 “Teach For America” 

Drafted, developed and authored weekly newsletters for accepted UVa students informing them of all business Teach For America.


2011 July through August 2011 “Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty” Washington D.C.

Researcher and Editor


2011 “Pakistan Today” leading English Newspaper, Lahore, Pakistan

My book, Education on the Horizon was selected and it’s review published in the newspaper.

Online link to access review:


2011 “Wilson Journal of Foreign Affairs” University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia USA

Discourse on Education Politics in Pakistan selected and published in official Foreign Affairs journal at UVa


2010 “Daily Times” Newspaper & Lahore, Pakistan

Freelance Work- Interview with the President of Marshall Direct Fund officially published in the newspaper and MDF’s website:


2009-2010 “IWRITE”, Pakistan’s First English Academic Newsletter, Lahore, Pakistan

Freelance Writer

  • Contribute articles regularly to each newsletter for publishing
  • Write articles on topics such as: Studying abroad, Nobel Laureate Muhammad Yunus’s inspiring visit to University and the vital significance of Female Participation in Sports in developing nations


2009-Present WTJU 91.1 FM CHARLOTTESVILLE Virginia News Team, Radio Station, Charlottesville, VA

Weekly Reporter and Editor

  • Edit factual reports for the “Daily Announcer” for News section


2008 DAILY TIMES, English Newspaper, Lahore, Pakistan

Junior and Quality Editor (50 Hours/Week)

  • Edited Local and International News Section articles; Reported and wrote on local events
  • Designed lay-out of front page of the newspaper


2007-2008 CAVALIER DAILY NEWS, University of Virginia Daily Newspaper, Charlottesville, VA

Staff Writer

  • Contributed articles on the political climate of Pakistan for Opinions section of student run newspaper
  • Edited articles for daily publishing, circulation of 10,000 students


2008 EXPRESS NEWS, “LIVE COVERAGE”, Charlottesville, VA

Guest Reporter

  • Interviewed student body of University to gather views and data on US Presidential Election 2008


2007  BBC WORLD “HAVE YOUR SAY”, Charlottesville, VA

Selected UVA Representative

  • Provided perspective on the political crisis in Pakistan