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Jennifer Henrichsen

Jennifer R. Henrichsen | Class of 2003

 "I fondly remember performing in the Hockman plays, playing volleyball, building gingerbread houses in German class, being involved in Honor Society, and talking about psychology with Mr. Sutich." - Jennifer Henrichsen

Jennifer R. Henrichsen is a Ph.D. student at the Annenberg School for Communication at the University of Pennsylvania, where she is assessing the impact of state intervention on free expression. Most recently, she was the First Look Media Technology Fellow at the Reporter's Committee for Freedom of the Press in Washington, D.C. Previously, she was the research and program coordinator for the Journalism After Snowden initiative at Columbia University's Tow Center for Digital Journalism. 

Jenn has been a consultant to UNESCO, where she completed a global research project on digital security issues facing journalists. A Fulbright Research Scholar, Jenn received a BA with honors from Pacific Lutheran University and a Master’s Degree in International and European Security with honors from the University of Geneva and the Geneva Center for Security Policy. 

She was a freelance journalist at the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland during 2007 and she co-wrote a book titled, War on Words: Who Should Protect Journalists? (Praeger, 2011).

We are proud to shine a spotlight on this alum and can't wait to see what she does next! #TogetherWeAreFIFE