Media Obsessions

I was 22, recently graduated with a full-time job, and way too young to

I’ll admit it: I’m a damn brat. I can get really upset when things

“You know what? You just make me so mad, but I love you,” a

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About Arionne

Arionne Nettles is a multimedia journalist and editor with a strong love for transferring business ideas to the world of journalism. Currently a digital producer for WBEZ, she previously held editor roles at The Associated Press and Chicago Defender newspaper, and spent seven years gaining experience in supply chain, digital marketing strategy, and freelance reporting before pivoting to journalism full-time.

Arionne is also a proud MBA graduate of Florida A&M University and received a second master’s degree at Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism. When she’s not running on the lakefront or enjoying a champagne campaign, she’s teaching Chicago-area teens the power of words through Write Chicago’s “sicker than your average” writing workshops or volunteering as a mentor.

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