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2022 Society of Professional Journalists NorCal Excellence in Journalism Award (Features Journalism category for “Meet Three of the Women Behind an Indigenous Land Back Effort to Reclaim an SF Peninsula Farm”)
2022 11th Hour Food & Farming Fellowship
2019 Prized Writing, a UC Davis publication, for an article on human trafficking
Isabella ('Izzy') Bloom is an audio reporter and producer based in Berkeley, Calif.
I'm currently an on-call producer for KQED's The California Report daily morning show and The California Report Magazine weekly podcast. I'm also an 11th Hour Food and Farming Fellow, and I just graduated from UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism. My work has appeared in NPR's Code Switch, KQED's The California Report Magazine, PRI's The World and more.
On-Call Producer, KQED The California Report, The California Report Magazine, 2022
Audio Intern, KQED The California Report Magazine, 2022
Audio Tutor, UC Berkeley J-School, 2021-2022
California Editorial Intern, POLITICO, 2021
Capitol Bureau Intern, The Sacramento Bee, Summer 2021
Research Assistant, Investigative Reporting Program at UC Berkeley, 2021
Graduate Student Instructor, International Environmental Politics Course at UC Berkeley, Fall 2020
News Intern, KRCB Northern California Public Media, Summer 2019