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Kristin McGovern
Kristin McGovern is a senior media studies major, with her focus on journalism. She loves to write stories on current and local events, and entertainment pieces. Her inspirations to become a journalist and promote her writing skills branched from movies such as 13 Going on 30, and The Devil Wears Prada, as well as her teachers in High School and College. In 2011-2012 and took on responsibility as the News Editor, and covered stories anywhere between local events like the closing of a Mercy College campus, to important news events, such as Kony. When she first started writing for The Impact News, she had aspirations to become a field reporter for ESPN, or a news anchor for Entertainment Tonight. Now, she wishes to become a host for E! News, and do free-lance journalism for magazines such as Cosmopolitan, US Weekly, or ELLE.


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Kristin McGovern, Impact Staff

Apr 02, 2015
#tbt A Narrative by Yours Truly (Story)
Mar 02, 2015
Nine Signs That You’re A True Pisces (Story)
Feb 04, 2015
9 Ways To Tell You’re The DUFF (Story)
Nov 12, 2014
#TMI: Social Media Is Not A Social Psychiatrist (Story)
Oct 06, 2014
”The One Where Fans Couldn’t BE Any More Excited’ (Story)
May 22, 2012
Hunger Tweets (Story)
May 20, 2012
Minors Finding Dangerous Ways To ‘get high’ (Story)
Apr 25, 2012
10 Types of Douchebags You’ll Probably Run Into (Story)
Apr 05, 2012
10 Mistakes You’re Making At The Gym (Story)
Mar 29, 2012
Video About Uganda’s Kony Stuns Web With 70 Million Views (Story)
Mar 29, 2012
White Plains Campus Closing Its Doors (Story)
Mar 29, 2012
OP/ED: Safe Sex Happens, And Now You Can Know Where! (Story)
Mar 18, 2012
9 Drunk Confessions That Are Often Made (Story)
Mar 01, 2012
Jersey Shore’s Snooki – Drinking For Two? (Story)
Feb 17, 2012
Howdy, Neighbor! – Mercy Expansion Draws Angst From Residents (Story)
Feb 07, 2012
The Sulk Heard ‘Round the Word (Story)
Feb 02, 2012
How To Beat The Winter Blues (Story)
Jan 29, 2012
Porn 101: The Only Class Some Students Study All Night For (Story)
Nov 22, 2011
How Private Are Your Privacy Settings? (Story)
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