Bénie Yenyi

Bénédicte “Bénie” Yenyi Mulumba is a senior majoring in journalism with a minor in political science. She’s currently an anchor/reporter for UI7 Live and a researcher in the political science department. She was an intern at the China Post when studying abroad in Taiwan. She worked as a news reporter for the Daily Illini, as a writer for Her Campus student-run magazine and as an editor for The Spectator – Heartland Community College’s magazine. She’s a member of the Black journalists of Illinois chapter and a member of the UNICEF UIUC-chapter. She’s a McNair scholar and fluent in French, English, and Lingala. She’s aspiring to be an international reporter and work with international organizations. 

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Twitter: https://twitter.com/BenedicteYmb

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