Join journalists from throughout the Northeast as we gather on April 12-13 at the New Brunswick, N.J. campus of Rutgers University for the SPJ Region 1 Spring Conference
Alessandra Malito (@malitomedia), also known as Ali, is a junior journalism major at Stony Brook University and a contributor to R1C12 News.
Malito is currently an intern at Newsday, and has interned at the The Long Islander for five years, covering stories from arts and entertainment to crimes and fires.
Malito is news editor of The Statesman, the student-run newspaper at Stony Brook University, and a member of the School of Journalism Student Advisory Board. She has received awards from Newsday, the Society of Professional Journalists and the New York Press Association.