Hi there - I'm Lauren, an aspiring journalist & avid photographer.

Lauren Leija is a journalism student based in Central Texas. She has a profound empowerment for diverse voices and sharpens her communication and journalistic skills while fostering confidence and leadership, giving back to the community that once served her.

My Services

Having been a journalistic intern in New York City, a news reporter for The Daily Texan and the digital content intern for KUT Austin, Lauren is skilled in SEO Writing, WordPress software, pitching & writing stories and AP-style. Additionally, has familiarity with Adobe Photoshop, Premiere Pro and Adobe Audition. She is open to any opportunities in editorial, broadcast journalism, multimedia reporting and social media.

About Me

Lauren is a current journalism student at the University of Texas at Austin. Originally from San Antonio, Texas, she is excited to launch her career in the dynamic field of journalism post-graduation. She loves lemonade, animals and going to the movies with friends.

“You can make anything by writing.”

C. S. Lewis