Olivia Obineme

Multimedia Freelancer

Olivia Obineme is a multimedia freelancer, currently in photography and writing. Her previous work has been with a number of publications and news teams, from Baltimore magazine to WBAL-TV 11. Some of her latest work can be found with Red Bull and VOGUE.

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Chicago Reader

‘This is a march of civil disobedience’ [PHOTOS]

Scenes from last week's protest that shut down Lake Shore Drive

Red Bull

Sisters With Stories is the Instagram making black women more visible

Shan Wallace uses the art of photography to deal with a problem of racial visibility.

South Side Weekly

At the Mayor's Door

Demonstrators took to the relatively quiet streets of the 4200 block of North Hermitage in Lake View, where Mayor Rahm Emanuel resides, with drums, singing, and chanting in...


Elise Swopes is a Child of the Internet

In partnership with Firefox, we recently sat down with Elise in her home city of Chicago to talk about the repercussions of repealing net neutrality, taking breaks as an artist,...


Texas Tribune CEO shares media innovation journey with Medill MSJs

Medill alumnus Evan Smith encouraged a classroom of current journalism master's students to see their futures in journalism in a different light. Previously the editor-in-chief...


Medill students' VR startup seeks investors after summer pre-accelerator program

At the end of the night, two recent graduates of Medill's Media Innovation & Entrepreneurship program let out a sigh of relief. After 10 weeks in the Wildfire summer...

Redbull Amaphiko

Oh Baltimore | Red Bull Amaphiko - Connect, Enable & Engage

Illustration: Donald Ely A city of two sides There are two sides to this city: some areas are economically flourishing and bustling with business, sky-high buildings, tourists...

Strangers with Style

SWS Newcomers: Letta Moore of Knits, Soy and Metal

Letta Moore resides in a home full of stories. From the array of family photos and art hung on her kitchen walls, to the vast selection of vinyl records she started collecting...

Severna Park, MD Patch

Red Cross Prepares for Possible Disasters

"Do you know what the tornado was like? It was scary," Hannah Dodson said jumping into the conversation as her father, Victor Dodson, described the recent . "I was scared out of...

Investigative Voice

Homeless Help --New Healthcare Center Brings Hope

This was an investigative piece for the now disbanded Investigative Voice, an online publication co-founded by Stephen Janis. Janis, formerly the investigative producer at WBFF...

CBS News

Panelists Discuss Candidates

This story was written by Olivia Obineme, The Towerlight With the election just two weeks away, anticipation and deliberation of party candidates has become increasingly...