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Elijah Herington


Elijah Herington has interned as a reporter with Scripps Howard Foundation Wire in Washington, D.C. Before that, he was a reporter for The Amplifier in Knoxville, Tenn. He has also written for the Danish School of Media and Journalism from both Denmark and France. A native of Jonesborough, Tenn., Herington earned a bachelor's degree in communications from the University of Tennessee, where he worked as both an editor and reporter for the College of Communication’s magazine, Scoop.


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