Mary Khan

Iowa State University

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The Hugh S. Sidey Scholarship in Print Journalism, co-sponsored by the WHCA and White House Historical Association

Mary Khan of Ames, Iowa, receives a $5,000 grant.

Mary is a senior majoring in Journalism and International Studies with a focus on the Middle East and the Arabic language, and minors in digital media, political science and sociology. She is developing a podcast series that will tell the stories of individuals who have confronted issues of physical, spiritual, and mental well-being. She also has taught English in Amman, Jordan and hopes to teach in Bangladesh after graduation. She has an interest in conflict and international news reporting.

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