Raquel Zaldivar is a multimedia journalist in Chicago, IL. Her work has been published in NPR, the Chicago Tribune, The Washington Post, The Atlantic, POLITICO and USA Today, among others. 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.



Photo by Max Reed.

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