Raquel Zaldivar is a multimedia journalist and visual web producer at NPR in Washington, D.C. Her work has been published on NPR, The Atlantic, The Washington Post, USA Today, The Social Justice News Nexus and the Medill News Service. She is passionate about photo, audio and video-documentary storytelling and has reported throughout the United States and Puerto Rico as well as internationally in Cuba, Germany and South Africa.
Raquel received her Master of Science in Journalism from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University, where she focused on video and audio documentary reporting. Before her time there, she attended the University of Miami School of Communication and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Journalism with concentrations in visual journalism and Spanish. She's currently taking on freelance assignments.