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Emily Kenny

is a photography graduate student and visual journalist for The NewsHouse.


Alivia Allen places a beam clamp that will help hold the weight of the iron beam while it is being moved into place.
Deconstructing The Divide

Boundary Busters

Published On: April 26, 2021

Three Syracuse women are blazing trails in male-dominated fields. We tell their stories in this examination of the most gender-segregated industries.

Illustration: Wage Gap between Women and Men
Deconstructing The Divide

Mind the Gap

Published On: April 25, 2021

Equal-pay advocates call for collective action and say that legislation is not enough to close the wage gap

Volunteers at the American Legion help last minute voters submit their ballots on time.
Deconstructing The Divide

Voting in Silence

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Deaf and hard of hearing voters have difficulties accessing political information due to a few or no accommodations.

George shows festival-goers different parts of the hemp plant.
High Stakes

Family farm the place for a buzz

Published On: April 19, 2020

The 22nd annual Harvest Festival and Freedom Fair celebrates a new era for New York hemp growers.